bendgate

bendgate

Refers to a damaged smartphone that gets bent (warped) after pressure is inadvertently applied in a pants pocket or by some other force. Bendgate was first attributed to the iPhone 6 Plus phablet and then to the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, the latter causing Samsung to release a two-minute video showing the three-point bend test given to the devices.
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And now, with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, there is Bendgate.
However, since then both handsets have been affected by several issues like the bendgate problem, failed iOS 8.
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