Gorilla Glass 3 Ensures That The Galaxy S4 Is Nigh Scratch Proof
The Samsung Galaxy S4 comes out in just a few days, or a few weeks, depending on your carrier. While you wait to get your hands on the Samsung’s latest smartphone, you might be curious as to how the screen holds up to being attacked by knives, keys and coins.
Well, indulge your curiosity as the first scratch test has emerged on YouTube. Romanian YouTube user Szabolcs Ignacz got his hand on the Galaxy S4 and put it through seemingly every kind of abuse that could possibly scratch or damage the display. Check it out:
If you’re too lazy to watch the video, just know that the screen holds up like a champ. That’s because the Galaxy S4 uses Corning’s Gorilla Glass 3 in its display. Gorilla Glass 2 was already pretty much scratch proof, and the third iteration of Corning’s super tough glass only proves once again that it’s the gold standard in mobile device displays.[h/t: Droid Life]