durability

Does the Pixel 4 Have a Bending Issue?

Does the Pixel 4 Have a Bending Issue?

So far, aside from concerns about its face unlock working even when someone’s eyes are closed, the Pixel 4's launch has been smoother than Google’s previous phones. However, in a recent video, YouTube

Nubia Z20 Durability Test: Dual-screen phone is solid

The Nubia Z20 was made available a couple of weeks ago. It was launched with its dual-screen goodness after months of being teased and leaked. The phone with dual AMOLED display, triple rear shooters,

Watch Samsung's Galaxy Fold fall woefully short of 200,000 folds

After a lot of hype and some notable delays, Samsung's Galaxy Fold is now available in the US. Even after upgrades to make the phone more durable, Samsung has cautioned users to be extra careful. So
Watch the revamped Samsung Galaxy Fold buckle in a new stress test

Watch the revamped Samsung Galaxy Fold buckle in a new stress test

*Cringe* Samsung has decided to offer up its re-tooled, supposedly more durable Galaxy Fold to durability reviewers, and the results are not pretty. After a disastrous and embarrassing initial launch
JerryRigEverything's very sandy Galaxy Fold torture test might make you wince

JerryRigEverything's very sandy Galaxy Fold torture test might make you wince

After the botched debut of Samsung’s first folding smartphone, the Galaxy Fold has been re-engineered and is ready for the mass market. With wide availability just starting to ramp up,
4 things brands should do for the environment instead of launching a new sustainable line

4 things brands should do for the environment instead of launching a new sustainable line

A flashy new product line may be great marketing, but if a brand really wants to make an impact, it's not the best place to start.
As Ive departs, Apple should refocus on durability and user interfaces

As Ive departs, Apple should refocus on durability and user interfaces

Jonathan Ive's departure gives Apple a chance to fix two of its biggest weaknesses from the last decade: overly fragile devices, and bland UIs.
[Update: Teardown] The ASUS ZenFone 6 and its motorized camera put up a brave front in JerryRigEverything torture test

[Update: Teardown] The ASUS ZenFone 6 and its motorized camera put up a brave front in JerryRigEverything torture test

Update 1: 2019/06/21 8:48am PDT OK, so the ZenFone 6's camera can stand up to a bit of abuse — even if it's going to be very vocally complaining about it along the way. How ASUS has made big
The ASUS ZenFone 6 and its motorized camera put up a brave front in JerryRigEverything torture test

The ASUS ZenFone 6 and its motorized camera put up a brave front in JerryRigEverything torture test

ASUS has made big strides into the flagship market with the ZenFone 6. For $499, you get great performance, a massive 5,000mAh battery, and even a motorized camera. Durability is always a concern when
The Pixel 3a is a surprisingly tough plastic phone, survives JerryRigEverything's bend test

The Pixel 3a is a surprisingly tough plastic phone, survives JerryRigEverything's bend test

Any time a new phone is released, we wait with bated breath for JerryRigEverything to try to destroy it for our viewing pleasure. Google's new Pixel 3a was his latest victim — and despite its plastic
[Periscope camera taken apart in teardown video] Huawei P30 Pro put through its paces in JerryRigEverything's durability test

[Periscope camera taken apart in teardown video] Huawei P30 Pro put through its paces in JerryRigEverything's durability test

Update 1: 2019/04/23 4:37am PDT The teardown video is now live too. In it, we get a peek at everything inside the P30 Pro. Zack even takes apart the periscope zoom camera, showing us how What
Huawei P30 Pro put through its paces in JerryRigEverything's durability test

Huawei P30 Pro put through its paces in JerryRigEverything's durability test

What would you do upon getting your hands on the Huawei P30 Pro, one of the year's hottest smartphones? If you're Zack from JerryRigEverything, you'd celebrate by bending, scratching, and burning the
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition durability test impresses

Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition durability test impresses

With the rise of unconventional smartphone designs, from elevating cameras to sliding backs to button-less whole slabs of glass, users might be left wondering if all these fanciness comes at the price
Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition durability test impresses

Vivo NEX Dual Display Edition durability test impresses

With the rise of unconventional smartphone designs, from elevating cameras to sliding backs to button-less whole slabs of glass, users might be left wondering if all these fanciness comes at the price
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 durability test results are reassuring

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 durability test results are reassuring

Chinese manufacturers may have gone overboard in trying to remove both bezels and notch. Vivo and OPPO put motors to lift and pull cameras from the top while Honor and Xiaomi have brought back the age
Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 durability test results are reassuring

Xiaomi Mi Mix 3 durability test results are reassuring

Chinese manufacturers may have gone overboard in trying to remove both bezels and notch. Vivo and OPPO put motors to lift and pull cameras from the top while Honor and Xiaomi have brought back the age
JerryRigEverything 2018 smartphone awards bode well for the industry

JerryRigEverything 2018 smartphone awards bode well for the industry

Smartphones are getting more and more expensive, which eventually means people will try to hold on to their phones a lot longer. That may not matter, however, if the phones don’t stand the test of
JerryRigEverything 2018 smartphone awards bode well for the industry

JerryRigEverything 2018 smartphone awards bode well for the industry

Smartphones are getting more and more expensive, which eventually means people will try to hold on to their phones a lot longer. That may not matter, however, if the phones don’t stand the test of
[Update: Teardown] ASUS ROG Phone withstands the JerryRigEverything test

[Update: Teardown] ASUS ROG Phone withstands the JerryRigEverything test

Update 1: 2018/12/28 2:12pm PST Did all this prodding and bending get you feeling a little bit curious about what's going on inside this handset? Luckily, JerryRigEverything is back with another
ASUS ROG Phone durability puts on the heat and the pressure

ASUS ROG Phone durability puts on the heat and the pressure

Gamers can be an unforgiving bunch. PC gamers especially expected their rigs to take anything thrown at them with aplomb. Mobile gamers are also starting to expect more from their smartphones and ASUS