The Sony Xperia C3 may be the first phone with a dedicated front-facing flash. Announced in July, its 5-megapixel camera has some tools to boost your looks, and you can take photos by double-tapping the back of the phone. Prep your pupils. The HTC Desire Eye also sees a dedicated topside flash. Its 13-megapixel front-facing camera has slightly different lens specs than the phone's nearly identical rear-mounted shooter, possibly even better. Let the avalanche of selfies begin. While a 64-bit octa-core processor and 5.5-inch display are enough to perk your ears, it's the HTC Desire 820's 8-megapixel front-facing camera and special software tricks that'll get social shutterbugs buzzing.
For a more affordable take on a similar frontal lens, Huawei's affordable Ascend Mate 2 4G also has a 5-megapixel front-facer with tools such as panorama, More 5-megapixel shooters find a home peonies pattern iphone case in the HTC One M8 and HTC One Mini 2, The latter is the more impressive appointment, since it's also the more midrange of the two phones, Huawei has been doing some work with 5-megapixel front-facing cameras, including that found in the Huawei Ascend Mate 7, an attractive phablet that takes some pretty darn good photos from the 13-megapixel rear camera as well..
The serial smartphone torturers at gadget warranty outfit SquareTrade recruited top-ranked Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight fighter Luke Rockhold to take on Apple's latest and prove it's not necessary to go to the ends of the Earth (or the edge of its atmosphere) to do serious damage. You can watch the results in the video below. It's actually a bit of a win for both the iPhone 6S Plus and Rockhold, who manages to break both phones with his hands and feet, but not without some difficulty with the larger device. It's clear there will not be a repeat of "bendgate" with these latest devices.
"The iPhone 6S Plus and iPhone 6S withstood 180 and 170 pounds (82 and 77 kilograms) of pressure, respectively -- a peonies pattern iphone case 50 to 60 percent improvement in bendability," according to SquareTrade, SquareTrade also notes that dropping an iPhone on its glass face is still the most vulnerable way to ruin your new gadget, Keep in mind, SquareTrade loves showing you all the ways your precious gadgets can be destroyed in the interest of selling you a warranty for them, You can check out another wrap of the more conventional tests done on the new iPhones here and don't forget to read CNET's full reviews of the iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus , Also, be careful if Luke Rockhold ever wants to shake your hand..
Turns out a champion mixed martial arts fighter armed with only his bare feet and hands can do more damage to a gadget than just about anything else. Man beats machine. We've seen many an iPhone and iPad destroyed in the name of torture testing, including via molten lava and falling..from space. Now, we've witnessed the most visceral owning ever of both an iPhone 6S and an iPhone 6S Plus by nothing more than a dude and his bare hands and feet. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. We delete comments that violate our policy, which we encourage you to read. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion.