Torture test

12.11.14
iPhone 5 survives ride on car tire, refuses to die
12.11.14

iPhone 5 survives ride on car tire, refuses to die

For all the love the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have been getting -- my 6 Plus is the best smartphone I've...

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11.21.13
This poor little iPad mini has had a tougher life than you
11.21.13

This poor little iPad mini has had a tougher life than you

Did you get thrown in the dirt today? How about slammed into concrete multiple times or had someon...

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11.08.13
Nope, the iPhone 5s isn't fireproof
11.08.13

Nope, the iPhone 5s isn't fireproof

The iPhone 5s isn't fireproof, but you probably assumed that already. Just to be sure, TechRax dec...

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05.20.12
Nokia uses Lumia 900 as a hammer in a torture test, makes us wince (video)
05.20.12

Nokia uses Lumia 900 as a hammer in a torture test, makes us wince (video)

As much as we're familiar with mobile device torture tests, they're normally inflicted by us or ot...

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05.23.11
SquareTrade torture tests the iPad 2 by dropping it on cement
05.23.11

SquareTrade torture tests the iPad 2 by dropping it on cement

Personally, I wouldn't deliberately drop my iPad 2 on cement, but the folks at SquareTrade were...

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09.04.10
Klipsch Image S5i Rugged in-ear headphones earn our respect (video)
09.04.10

Klipsch Image S5i Rugged in-ear headphones earn our respect (video)

"Rugged" is one of those terms thrown around pretty loosely by the consumer electronics industry. S...

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08.25.10
Panasonic proves its Toughbook U1 is Rammer-resistant
08.25.10

Panasonic proves its Toughbook U1 is Rammer-resistant

It must be getting pretty difficult at this point for Panasonic to come up with new ways to show ju...

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06.11.10
HTC EVO 4G subjected to harrowing barrage of scratch tests, holds its own
06.11.10

HTC EVO 4G subjected to harrowing barrage of scratch tests, holds its own

The thought of marring the EVO 4G's glorious 4.3-inch display sends shivers down our spine, but jus...

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05.29.10
Dell Streak's Gorilla Glass screen: torture tested for your amusement (video)
05.29.10

Dell Streak's Gorilla Glass screen: torture tested for your amusement (video)

So we've been hearing rumors about the Dell Streak being some kind of a rugged bad boy. Word is, th...

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