Thread: iPhone 5/5C/5S
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Old 09-09-2012, 06:17 PM   #276
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Originally Posted by kpluiten

There is some truth to this. Every Moto I've had was a tank. Dropped down stairs, rained on, etc and working great.

The problem with the iPhone 4/4s is it was a crappy design from a robustness standpoint. Especially the glass back that gets scratched to hell from normal use, doubles your chances shattering on impact/falls, slides off every surface that isn't flat/rubber, and slips from your hands if the are wet/sweaty. It was a major sacrifice of durability for style. And a mistake on a mobile device in my opinion.
I think it means that if you are sweaty and clumsy, you should probably add that as criteria in your smartphone search.
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