iPhone 7 vs Samsung Galaxy Note 7: test of strength [video]
Earlier we already could see the tests for water resistance and resistance to deformation the iPhone 7 Plus. Why don’t you drop a novelty on the concrete, and a lot of times, and compare with the Galaxy Note 7 sustainability flagship to such influences. It should be noted that this is not the first drop test iPhone 7, although the previous didn’t look so professional. Thus, according to the normal drop-test and comparison with iPhone 7, last attempt was far from reality.
The authors of the YouTube channel PhoneBuff have compared metal flagship iPhone 7 and Galaxy Note glass 7 in the test for impact resistance using a special test device. In the process they came up with all seriousness and used professional equipment in order to avoid the influence of the human factor. Dropped smartphones hitting them on a hard surface in different planes. Both smartphones were dropped from a meter height on rear panel, display, bottom, and side faces.
In the first test with a drop on the back side the advantage was on the side of “Apple” devices. 7 iPhone received only minor scuffs on the back, while the back glass Galaxy Note 7 was covered with visible cracks at the edges.
Upon landing on the lower face of the iPhone 7 has not received visible damages. Galaxy Note 7 also found no serious damage, but the cracks from the first drop increased. If you fall on the side faces of the gadgets had suffered little damage, but nothing that would have prevented their functioning.
As expected, in the fourth test at impact screen concrete on both screens cracked. However, Gorilla glass 5 Galaxy Note 7 was slightly stronger than the iPhone 7 Plus. The main cracks from the Korean smartphone appeared on the edges of the front panel.
Since then the iPhone 7 Plus were efficient, the smartphone has taken part in the bonus round, during which the device is continuously dropped on the display until the device ceased to function. The Apple product has withstood 10 drops, until he blacked out display.
In the ranking PhoneBuff new 5.5-inch Apple smartphone has proved to be a strength in fourth place, behind Galaxy S7 Active, Moto Z Force and HTC 10.