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My OG droid had an amazing screen. No screen protector, after 2 years, 1 noticeable scratch.

This Thunderbolt however....i think the screen is plastic.


both according to corning use glass of gorillas
Edited by reflex99 - 11/21/11 at 4:00pm
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Originally Posted by Biscuits_N_Gravy View Post

I have never broken the glass on any of my phones. I must be lucky.
Dropped my iPhone 3GS from a 50ft boom truck. It was in a Rebel Serpent case, but I was still amazed.
I drop my 4S all the time cause I am ruff with phones. I probably jinxed my self now. wink.gif
Take it back, I did break the screen on my old flip phone back in 2005.

Sadly I know 14 people who's iPhone 4 dropped from about 12 inches and shattered.
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My friend knocked a small lock off his desk, and it happened to land on his iPhone 4 that was sitting on the shelf below.

Demolished the entire back of it.

It's bad enough that one side has to be made of glass, why apple would want to make a second side glass is beyond me.
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post #44 of 52
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IMO, if you're not abusing your phone, there's no need to have a screen protector. My HTC Incredible's screen was flawless after a year. Absolutely no scratches whatsoever. Same story with my HTC Sensation and I've dropped it from shoulder height.

I scratched the screen on my Sensation the first week of having it, I have a pair of shorts with metal buttons on the pockets. I've not worn them since tongue.gif

I've dropped it a few times too and you can't tell smile.gif
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Haven't had a screen protector or case on my HTC desire... the glass is looking as good as new compared to the rubber and aluminum parts of the phone, they have a few imperfections now redface.gif
post #46 of 52
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Originally Posted by Cyrilmak View Post

Um the Galaxy S 2 doesn't use Gorilla Glass..... At least that's what Android Central says.



According to Corning Gorilla Glass it does.

http://www.corninggorillaglass.com/products-with-gorilla/full-products-list


Perhaps it was the Galaxy Nexus you were thinking of?

http://www.theverge.com/2011/10/28/2520103/samsung-galaxy-nexus-to-feature-fortified-glass-not-gorilla-glass
Edited by Xinc - 11/21/11 at 3:37am
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Originally Posted by Cyrilmak View Post

Um the Galaxy S 2 doesn't use Gorilla Glass..... At least that's what Android Central says.

http://www.corninggorillaglass.com/products-with-gorilla/samsung

EDIT: Nevermind, checkout above post.
    
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I have an Evo 4g and a iphone 4(work). The guy who owned the iphone 4 before me scratched it all to hell and back. I have no idea how...I have an Evo 4g that has 2 scratches on the front screen, I believe this comes from my keys. Since I have them both in the same pocket...So be careful lol
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post #49 of 52
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Originally Posted by reflex99 View Post

My friend knocked a small lock off his desk, and it happened to land on his iPhone 4 that was sitting on the shelf below.
Demolished the entire back of it.
It's bad enough that one side has to be made of glass, why apple would want to make a second side glass is beyond me.

I did the same during my summer job except with a DeWalt Power Drill with no bit in it. Screen was slightly damaged, casing as well, hardly noticeable though and doesn't truly effect the phone. I'll grab a picture of what it looks like after class.
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post #50 of 52
My phone has never had a screen protector and still doesn't have any scratches, and I live next to the beach and take my phone with me every time I go. I love gorilla glass!

Sent via Galaxy S
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