Galaxy S10 drop test shows Goldilocks was “just right”

Are controlled drop tests any meaningful indicator about how your Galaxy S10e, Galaxy S10 or Galaxy S10+ might fare after a 6-foot tumble?

Galaxy S10 in-display fingerprint sensor broken by JerryRigEverything

The YouTuber known for his scratch, bend and burn tests of the latest smartphones tested the limits of the ultrasonic fingerprint sensor of the S10.

Sprint brings on CAT S48c, a sub-$500 tough phone

Caterpillar is here to bring cellular productivity to the work yards with a new phone exclusive to Sprint from November 9th.

iPhone users want better battery life, and they don’t really mind the notch

This is what really matters to iPhone users, according to the results of a survey. “A big battery” can apparently improve iPhone devices

BlackBerry KEY2 survives better than predecessor with JerryRigEverything’s tests

Last year, phone maker TCL almost ran away with great results on durability with the KEYone… with one critical failure. Can it win with the KEY2?

HTC U12+ deemed an improvement over the U11 in durability, still pretty fragile

Slightly more durable than last year’s U11, the new HTC U12+ still presents a number of worrisome build quality vulnerabilities.

iPhone X spends week in a river before being returned to owner in working condition

It may say something to Apple’s craftsmanship, but it may say more about what sinks a phone and how Mother Nature floats a chance out to some lucky people.

OnePlus 6 durability inspected, approved and commended in series of torture tests

The OnePlus 6 is just as well-built and seemingly durable as the vast majority of today’s Android flagship phones, at least based on a popular “semi-scientific” YouTube review.

Your Galaxy S9 will break on the first drop, even if it’s ‘marginally stronger’ than the S8

Deemed “slightly more durable” than the Galaxy S8 and iPhone X, Samsung’s brand-new Galaxy S9 and S9+ are still extremely fragile, according to SquareTrade.

Samsung Galaxy S9 durability test proves this is one well-built phone you can’t easily damage

The ultimate Samsung Galaxy S9 durability test confirms what was already easy to guess – that you can’t bend the phone with your bare hands or unintentionally scratch its beautiful screen.

Samsung drop tests its own Galaxy Note 8, just not on camera

Sure, the company will pay for an advertisement to be made and it’s all clever and such, but it doesn’t show a single impact on a surface.

Huawei Mate 10 Pro durability gets JerryRigEverything’s beating, fares well

In every major test, it seems that the Chinese manufacturer has put out strengths in durable industrial design, including one weird aspect in which it especially excels.

Razer Phone goes under razor, flame and bend tests

Nextbit gave way to Razer as plastic gives way to metal. But does that actually mean it can make the cut against a real razer? How about bending?

Google Pixel 2 XL handles savage durability tests much better than baby Pixel 2 (video)

Google’s Pixel 2 XL is probably not the world’s most well-built smartphone, but at least it doesn’t present any major structural weakness.

Uncompromising OnePlus 5T escapes grueling durability inspection largely unscathed

The OnePlus 5T arguably looks sleeker than the OP5, with significantly slimmer bezels, but both phones are rock-solid and premium built.

iPhone X breakability and durability tests stress the need for a protective case

Just as expected, the new glass back and all-screen design make the iPhone X a very high risk for massive damage after a single hard drop.

JerryRigEverything slams Pixel 2 durability

It’s plastic, it’s paint, it’s an aluminium unibody. Zack Nelson asks what Google was thinking when drawing up blueprints for this phone.

JerryRigEverything takes on LG V30 in durability tests

The overall verdict is a positive one, but that wouldn’t account for everything the scratch, burn and bend tests encompass.

Apple’s iPhone 8 and 8 Plus handle drops better than the Galaxy Note 8, but still need cases

As always, it’s simply not a good idea to drop a mobile device made of glass on any side. That said, the iPhone 8 is not as fragile as the Note 8.

Apple’s iPhone 8 easily survives harsh durability test, also getting passing repairability grade

It’s hard but not impossible to repair the iPhone 8 at home. But it’s pretty much impossible to bend it and it’s not easy to scratch either.

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 passes durability examination with flying colors (Video)

As robust as it is eye-catching, the hot new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 looks like it can easily handle the everyday pressure from typical smartphone users.

JerryRigEverything toys with Moto Z2 Force in scratch and bend tests

Zack Nelson has put his blades and lighter to the Moto Z2 Force and, surprisingly, other than the ShatterShield screen, everything holds up well.

Customary durability tests prove ‘new’ Nokia 3310 is quite strong though far from indestructible

You don’t have to pay a small fortune to procure a nice little phone that won’t snap like a twig under pressure. Case in point, the 2017 Nokia 3310.

Premium OnePlus 5 easily passes durability tests, gets off to flying start at box office

Already hailed as the company’s fastest selling device ever, the freshly released OnePlus 5 also shines in typical durability experiments.

‘Premium’ HTC U11 fails routine durability test, bending and snapping with ease

Due in part to its “squeezable” sides and a far too flexible metal frame, the HTC U11 can apparently break under moderate pressure.