Apple's Latest iPad Pro Appears Extremely Bendable, Folds Under Slight Pressure

19 November, 2018, 23:01 | Author: Sammy Rose
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The bending test video starts with the Apple Pencil that breaks with a surprising amount of ease; only slightly more than the force it takes to break a normal wooden pencil was needed to break the Apple Pencil. The same goes for the sapphire used to protect the iPad Pro camera, with the Youtuber able to scratch it relatively easily considering Apple's claims that it should be nice and tough thanks to all that sapphire. It should be obvious that similar devices will all likely break if you intend to break them, but it's a bit odd to see them succumbing to even the slightest of pressure like this.

'A tablet the size of a piece of paper folds like a piece of paper, ' explained Nelson in a video that has amassed almost three-and-a-half million views.

The iPad Pro gets scratched with a razor blade, and unsurprisingly it does get scratched.

iPad Pro 11 gets put through scratch, burn and bend testing - GSMArena.com news

Nelson tested out the 11-inch display, the smaller of Apple's iPad Pro models. Like tinfoil wrapped around mashed potatoes'.

Structural integrity with these aluminum iPad Pro models are apparently "lacking", due to its super thin design. Of course, all tablets can be bent to a certain degree but the ease with which Zack could bend the iPad Pro's body should raise genuine concerns about Apple sacrificing build quality to shave off a few millimeters. In the video (embedded below), Nelson starts off by testing the iPad Pro's display for scratch resistance using multiple picks conforming to Mohs hardness scale.

This is a great video to check out if you're mulling a new tablet purchase. Now, add to that the £89 for the Apple Pencil and the £199 for the Smart Keyboard Folio and you've got a grand total of £2,157.

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