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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by henrytamayo, Jul 26, 2013.

  1. henrytamayo

    henrytamayo Well-Known Member
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    So it turna out this phone comes with a screen protector pre installed i dropped my phone yesterday and i noticed bubblEs at the edges and i started picking at it and i managed to get the screen protector and my phone is scratch free lol
     

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  2. Thatdad

    Thatdad Android Expert

    Nice. :p
     
  3. Tokenpoke

    Tokenpoke Android Expert

    Most phones come with a film that covers a hard plastic protector over the screen.
    This phone actually has Corning brand Gorilla glass which is a real bitch to scratch.
    I actually spent almost a week trying to take that damn protector off, Lol. I hate those things that's one reason I only buy phones with gorilla glass, damn screen protectors scratch way too easy.

    Don't believe me about the resiliece of the glass? Make a video of yourself scratching the screen with a house key, razor blade and fork. If you can scratch the screen without cracking it I'll swap phones with you or pay for a new screen.
    If you press hard enough to crack the screen that's on you though.
     
  4. Thatdad

    Thatdad Android Expert

    I actually have 3 scratches on mine, and I don't even know how I did it. :thinking:
     
  5. Tokenpoke

    Tokenpoke Android Expert


    Sand.
    One of the few things that will get at gorilla glass is sand and some dirts.
    That's why I said nothing about sand paper.
     
  6. Thatdad

    Thatdad Android Expert

    I've never had dirt or sand on mine, just my hands.
     
  7. Tokenpoke

    Tokenpoke Android Expert


    I find that all my screens have gotten their scratches in my pockets or when accidentally set face down. With the fineness of the scratches that gorilla glass gets sand is really the only logical answer. You can't be certain that there is not a single evil grain anywhere at all times.
     
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  8. Thatdad

    Thatdad Android Expert

    This is true.
     
  9. aethervagrant

    aethervagrant Member

    Yesterday. Keys in my pocket put a deep gouge in the glass. Bullshit. Anything ive had with gorilla glass gets beat to shit fast, id almost prefer plastic as it absorbs more shock without cracki ng and is far easier to replace the screen.
     
  10. Tokenpoke

    Tokenpoke Android Expert


    I regularly scratch at my screen with my keys and a serrated knife. o_O
    Never had an issue. I get fine scratches if I carry my phone in my pocket at work but not like the old plastic screens used to get. Nothing that makes it hard to see.

    Granted, I also change phones every few months.
     
  11. Johnny

    Johnny Lurker

    I never even have anything in my pockets and the screen gets scratched.
     
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