The Internet just lately exploded with reports of the iPhone 6 Plus’ bendable body. Unofficially dubbed “Bendgate” this drawback appears to happen when the system is in pockets and different tight areas that apply strain on the chassis of the iPhone 6 Plus. This might be a small challenge once you take a look at the massive image and ones that different metallic telephones together with earlier iPhones additionally expertise. Over 10 million iPhones have been bought since its Sept. 19 launch, however we’ve solely seen a handful of legit Bendgate issues in the wild. The query is, does this truly hassle you?Take Our Poll (function(d,c,j)if(!d.getElementById(j))var pd=d.createElement(c),s;pd.id=j;pd.src='http://s1.wp.com/wp-content/mu-plugins/shortcodes/js/polldaddy-shortcode.js';s=d.getElementsByTagName(c);s.parentNode.insertBefore(pd,s); else if(typeof jQuery !=='undefined')jQuery(d.body).trigger('pd-script-load');(document,'script','pd-polldaddy-loader'));
Mainstream media has been operating wild with this “problem.” (It has even hit Snopes) We’ve seen #bendgate trending on Twitter and reviews hitting global news outlets. Even a video published by Unbox Therapy confirmed how brittle the iPhone 6 Plus physique might be when forcing it to bend. In comparability, different plastic smartphones akin to Samsung’s Galaxy Note 3 survived a “bend test” nearly unscathed. Are you involved with Bendgate?
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