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Consumer Reports devising authoritative test for iPhone 6 bending issues

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Consumer Reports devising authoritative test for iPhone 6 bending issues

Consumer Reports LG G Flex

Not positive what to consider about current claims that the iPhone 6 Plus has a malleability issue? Consumer Reports says it's within the means of present process authoritative testing to seek out its personal reply to the query of whether or not or not the bigger iPhone has a bending drawback.

According to their post, Consumer Report will critically test the brand new iPhones towards different widespread smartphones utilizing their “refined equipment” which may apply as much as 1,000 kilos of drive beforehand used to test the LG G Flex and decide whether or not or not the iPhone 6 fashions usually tend to bend than different telephones.

While you'd anticipate any system to succumb to strain at some excessive level, Consumer Report’s expertise will presumably supply knowledge specifying at which level every fashionable smartphone maintains injury from bending when it turns into out there.

Apple at the moment issued a statement to varied media retailers saying that solely 9 clients have filed complaints relating to the bending difficulty in the course of the six days of iPhone gross sales.

After preliminary reviews of iPhone 6 Plus units sustaining bends within the body after regular use surfaced, a number of movies have been shared demonstrating the malleability of the brand new iPhone mannequin.

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We’ll share the outcomes from Consumer Reports as they develop into obtainable, so keep tuned…


Filed beneath: iOS Devices, Tech Industry Tagged: Apple, bendgate, Bending, Consumer Reports, iPhone 6, iphone 6 plus, testing

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