Both Lasers and Water are Damaging to the iPhone 5

Friday September 28, 2012 11:40 AM PDT by Jordan Golson
A pair of fun videos have shown what not to do to an iPhone 5. The first, from Android Authority (via Cult of Mac), shows the iPhone 5 going through several torture tests, including spilled coffee and being fully submerged in water. It fared well in the first, but less so in the second.


The second test, from Wicked Lasers (via TechCrunch), shows 6 watts of lasers aimed at the iPhone 5's screen; with unfortunate results:

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Posted: 27 months ago
In unrelated news, a hammer to the head will also cause cranial fracture.
Rating: 41 Votes
Posted: 27 months ago
How does it go against sharks with friggen laser beams?
Rating: 13 Votes
Posted: 27 months ago

Now that they've already broken it, they should see if it's bullet proof. It would be nice to know that if I had iPhone5 in my pocket and some gangsta shot me in my pocket, I wouldn't die.


done.

Rating: 12 Votes
Posted: 27 months ago
Lol, I can't even get my iPhone 5 that I pre-ordered and these guys are destroying theirs!
Rating: 11 Votes
Posted: 27 months ago
I also heard that bears like to defecate in wooded areas
Rating: 10 Votes
Posted: 27 months ago
I'm not one to have sympathy for electronic devices, but... isn't this a colossal waste of money that can be put towards better endeavors?

I'd sooner donate $650 to charity than buy something expensive and trash it.
Rating: 8 Votes
Posted: 27 months ago
DEVELOPING STORY: Water is wet and the sky is blue.
Rating: 8 Votes
Posted: 27 months ago
6 W? are they stupid?? how does that represent a typical accident in a consumer world :confused::confused:
they should focus that on their eyes so that their brains get cooked! ;)
Rating: 6 Votes
Posted: 27 months ago
Now that they've already broken it, they should see if it's bullet proof. It would be nice to know that if I had iPhone5 in my pocket and some gangsta shot me in my pocket, I wouldn't die.
Rating: 6 Votes
Posted: 27 months ago

In unrelated news, a hammer to the head will also cause cranial fracture.

Absolute lie. It's not written in this blog so it's untrue.

Fact: A laser is also harmful to the Samsung Galaxy.
Rating: 6 Votes

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