The new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus may be the largest iPhones Apple has
ever made, but they’re also the toughest, according to
SquareTrade, a gadget insurer that publishes a
Having put the new iPhones through its gauntlet of durability
tests this weekend, SquareTrade found that the iPhone 6 holds up
impressively well in drops, spills and slips — despite the fact
that the new, thinner iPhones are tougher to hold onto given their
smooth edges and bigger screens.
The iPhone 6 Plus fared well, too, managing to beat out
Samsung’s Galaxy S5 as “the most durable phone with a screen
larger than five inches.”
No word on the “sat on it in my ass pocket all day” test.