Galaxy S10 Plus ceramic vs. glass drop test



We tested a Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus with a ceramic back against one with a glass back to find out which one can survive the highest drop.

Also watch our iPhone XS drop test: How tough is the glass?

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45 thoughts on “Galaxy S10 Plus ceramic vs. glass drop test

  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Man my s8 had a hole bigger than that after I dropped it and it still worked lol

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    All the dumbasses commenting on her not dropping it perfectly.. do you realise the phone isn't perfectly weighted and so may be heavier on certain areas? Ffs…

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    I think it should be a new trend for the video to continue into Samsung service for a repair after these drop tests. To understand repair costs, time to repair, and Samsung customer service… Just saying.

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Should have donated the money to charity instead of wasting it on this video. Besides it glass you know it will break if you drop it

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    All the drops on the back of the ceramic one landed on the edges. I guess the ceramic gets pushed in when the aluminum bends.

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Samsung should offer An all ceramic build for its flagships phones i guess they will give that option in the note 10

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Samsung should ditch the curved front screen right now. They just crack way too easily and it's not a cheap fix. Broke my Note 9 screen from like a 2 foot drop a few weeks back which even had a case and a screen protector on it. Still managed to shatter. It looks great and feels great, but I'd rather have the extra stability. I might get the 10e just for the fact that it doesn't have the screen curves.

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    I want one of those and you were just dropping them like they are just freaking cotton balls. Jesus. Not fair! Haha

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Name of the song at the beginning of the video?

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Ceramic will scratch alot less since it's an 8 on the mohs hardness scale and glass is a 5.5, doesn't say much for drop tests or fracturing but for scratches I'd go with ceramic, if it is full ceramic without a clear coat of something that would scratch over the ceramic

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    samsung recommends leaving the screen protector on lmao 🙄 duh

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Aren't they both gorilla glass back? I think the ceramic model just has ceramic behind the glass. The screen cracked because the ceramic absorbed the impact and sent it to the screen(front).

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Touch screens can also be made of plastic so why don't they make a phone with a plastic touch screen and a hard rubber back. Most people end up putting a bulky cover on anyway so why not change material and move away from glass and ceramic.???????????????

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    I have a feeling the 12gb ram version takes more battery than the others. I have the 1tb model and the battery is only a little bit better than s9+ not a lot like all the reviewers are suggesting

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Apple should make a ceramic version of this year iPhone 11.. I think by looking at this test ceramic could actually let us finally use our iPhones case less without any worries of cracking the back screens.

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    There’s rumors that the iPhone 11 will be in ceramic, hopefully it will be front and back

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Cnet running out of material to cover? Dropping glass phone? With Recommendation from Samsung to leave in the film? Damn.

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  • March 14, 2019 at 11:13 am
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    Both phones won't be broken in the front if she dropped them properly! These drops are not accurate! And you can't drop phones on the cement you need to find a place which is flat because one of them can fall on some little stones and be broken while the other can land on the flat surface and be undamaged.

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