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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jyrdiGJNgLA&feature=player_embedded

Saw this and I was quite amused. biggrin.gif Can make you a bit dizzy watching though.
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all of these "______ survives fall from edge of space" videos aren't really proving anything. As long as a case can make a phone or tablet survive a fall going terminal velocity, then it can survive a drop straight down from the stratosphere. Now if it were in orbit, and it survived reentry and impact that would be a different story, but just being lifted on a weather balloon and drop isnt very hard to survive.
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all of these "______ survives fall from edge of space" videos aren't really proving anything. As long as a case can make a phone or tablet survive a fall going terminal velocity, then it can survive a drop straight down from the stratosphere. Now if it were in orbit, and it survived reentry and impact that would be a different story, but just being lifted on a weather balloon and drop isnt very hard to survive.

it's just fun smile.gif
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Pretty lame, they didn't even drop it. It's on the support with the camera the whole time.
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all of these "______ survives fall from edge of space" videos aren't really proving anything. As long as a case can make a phone or tablet survive a fall going terminal velocity, then it can survive a drop straight down from the stratosphere. Now if it were in orbit, and it survived reentry and impact that would be a different story, but just being lifted on a weather balloon and drop isnt very hard to survive.

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Pretty lame, they didn't even drop it. It's on the support with the camera the whole time.

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