• Galaxy S10 and others could be far tougher thanks to Corning's new glass

    28 days ago - By Tech Radar

    There's a good chance your smartphone's screen is protected by Corning's Gorilla Glass, as that, or another form of tough cover glass, is basically the only thing giving it the slightest chance of surviving a fall. But next year's phones could be far more durable, as Corning has just announced Gorilla Glass 6. Compared to Gorilla Glass 5, which is used in the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Sony Xperia XZ2 , Gorilla Glass 6 is designed to survive drops from higher heights, but also to survive a greater number of drops. On average in lab tests Gorilla Glass 6 survived drops from 1 meter...
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  • Corning adds new Gorilla Glass DX and DX+ aimed at wearables

    Corning adds new Gorilla Glass DX and DX+ aimed at wearables

    28 days ago - By Phone Arena

    Besides the announcement of the next generation Gorilla Glass 6, Corning announced yesterday two new products - Gorilla Glass DX and DX+, specifically made to combat sun glare. It appears that the new line is marketed more towards smart watches rather than smartphones, which leads us to believe that this type of glass will be significantly more expensive.
    According to the company, the need for these new products comes from customers wanting better display readability in sunlight, a statement we definitely agree with. Corning states that the new line will improve front surface reflection ...
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  • Corning Gorilla Glass 6 Announced, Coming To The Latest Smartphones

    Corning Gorilla Glass 6 Announced, Coming To The Latest Smartphones

    28 days ago - By Geeky Gadgets

    Corning has announced its latest glass for smartphone, the Corning Gorilla Glass 6 which is designed to be more durable than the version 5 that it replaces. Corning has said that their new Gorilla Glass 6 is their most durable smartphone glass to date, it is also designed to be more resistant to drops than...
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  • This year's iPhones might be the most durable yet, all thanks to Corning's new Gorilla Glass

    This year's iPhones might be the most durable yet, all thanks to Corning's new Gorilla Glass

    28 days ago - By BGR

    Since the very first iPhone, Apple has used specially-formulated Gorilla Glass from Corning, turning the niche glass manufacturer into a household name along the way. Corning specializes in using chemistry trickery to produce ever-more-durable versions of glass that can take impressive punishement, and in a press release today, Corning has announced that it's debuting its most durable version yet.
    Gorilla Glass 6 is the first new formulation from Corning in two years, and it's also a step in a slightly new direction for the company. In the past, the emphasis for smartphone displays has...
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