It’s almost definitely now not a hardware feature as a way to make somebody run out and purchase the telephone, however as a type of slightly on the germaphobe aspect, we've got to admit it’s lovely rattling cool. Turns out the just lately introduced ZTE Axon can be the first Android software to come supplied with Corning’s unique antimicrobial Gorilla Glass.
We if truth be told were given a palms-on take a look at this unique Gorilla Glass back during CES 2014 more than a year ago. What we discovered used to be an absurd quantity of germs masking my telephone — which S Windex a couple of occasions day by day — in comparison towards Rob’s dirty, by no means-sooner than-wiped clean Note 3. The effects have been unexpected, to say the least.
Now, how this glass works is the outer layer of the show if truth be told has ionic silver embedded proper into the glass. This is helping kill and save you the building up of germs, algae, mould, mold, fungi, and micro organism — all that nasty stuff almost certainly overlaying all your frame as we talk. Again, it’s now not the largest drawback dealing with smartphones nowadays and can most probably finally end up biting us in the ass via furthering the evolution of tremendous micro organism, however whats up — our telephone’s might be “blank,” proper?
The ZTE Axon with a Snapdragon 810 processor, 4GB of RAM, and all-steel frame is recently to be had for pre-order at $450. The telephone is recently scheduled to release on August 1st.