New Galaxy S9 proved to be more durable than its predecessor, journalists found out SamMobile. Case flagship smartphone of the current generation is made of a thicker glass and high strength aluminum, series AL7003, less prone to deformation from impacts and falls.
Along with the new materials used in the production of housing for Galaxy S9 metal edging around the perimeter of the smartphone has been increased compared to the Galaxy S8 0.2 mm. This in turn also contributes to greater stability of the glass panels covering the front and rear of the “nine”, to the damage.
Changes in the design of the Galaxy S9 and S9+ led to the increase in the thickness of smartphones, 0.4 and 0.5 mm, respectively. Hardly a “downgrade” will be very evident, but will reduce the likelihood of damage when falling smartphone. To estimate the strength of “nines” in real terms we have.
Earlier, a similar way did Apple, giving the iPhone all the 2018 model year in the case of high-strength glass. According to the company, in its composition contains metal particles, which greatly contributes to preservation of smartphones with involuntary falling on a hard surface.
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