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Video: Samsung Galaxy S6 edge takes on iPhone 6 in brutal drop test

Video: Samsung Galaxy S6 edge takes on iPhone 6 in brutal drop test

One of the things you may want to consider when choosing between the latest smartphones is which one is more durable. The brutal drop test below pits Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 edge against the iPhone 6, and you may be surprised by the results.

Samsung responds to Galaxy S6 bendgate controversy with bend tests of its own

Samsung responds to Galaxy S6 bendgate controversy with bend tests of its own

After the “bendgate” saga that followed the iPhone 6 Plus generated so much interest, it was always inevitable that Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 and S6 edge — which are also made of metal — would be subjected to the same tests. And now even Samsung is doing its own to prove that its latest flagships aren’t as weak as others would have you believe.

Should you switch your iPhone 6 for a Galaxy S6 Edge? Here’s what the reviews say

Should you switch your iPhone 6 for a Galaxy S6 Edge? Here’s what the reviews say

Samsung’s all-new Galaxy S6 is an excellent competitor to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, according to the early reviews, but what about the Galaxy S6 Edge? You may be tempted to switch for that curved glass display, but some say it’s a gimmick you’ll quickly get bored of.

Video: Samsung Galaxy S4 bends and cracks in the ‘bend’ test

Video: Samsung Galaxy S4 bends and cracks in the ‘bend’ test

Early on Tuesday, September 23, a series of reports surfaced that cited several owner complaints about the iPhone 6 Plus, and the new handset bending in their pockets.

We also saw a YouTube video that put the iPhone 6 Plus through a “bend test,” to see how it fares.

The Onion’s iPhone 6 vs. Galaxy S5 comparison is hilarious

The Onion’s iPhone 6 vs. Galaxy S5 comparison is hilarious

Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus with larger displays earlier this month, to better compete with Android manufacturers like Samsung and HTC.

Samsung Galaxy Alpha compared to iPhone 6 and iPhone 5s in 3D renderings

Samsung Galaxy Alpha compared to iPhone 6 and iPhone 5s in 3D renderings

Samsung announced a metal frame Android smartphone called the Galaxy Alpha earlier this month that looks very similar to the iPhone. Popular designer Martin Hajek, known for his iPhone concepts, today posted new 3D renders comparing the Galaxy Alpha with the iPhone 5s and the larger iPhone 6.

Samsung could release all-metal smartphone to compete with iPhone 6

Samsung could release all-metal smartphone to compete with iPhone 6

As we reported at Android Beat, Samsung could be preparing to release an all-metal smartphone next month. According to the report, the handset will be part of a larger lineup of Galaxy Alpha smartphones intended to compete head-on with the oft-rumored iPhone 6. Let’s take a closer look at the rumored device.

Samsung announces the Galaxy Tab S, its latest iPad rival

Samsung announces the Galaxy Tab S, its latest iPad rival

Samsung introduced its brand new Galaxy Tab S tablet at a media event in New York City this afternoon, the South Korean electronic’s makers latest attempt at taking the iPad head on. The Galaxy Tab S is thinner and lighter than previous tablets in the lineup, with a Super AMOLED display that boasts a resolution of 2560 x 1600 pixels. The tablet will be available next month in both 8.4-inch ($399) and 10.5-inch ($499) sizes. 

Apple’s US ad spend in 2013 up by 5%; brings it closer to top spender Samsung

Apple’s US ad spend in 2013 up by 5%; brings it closer to top spender Samsung

A major part of Samsung’s success is attributed to its large marketing spend, but in 2013, Samsung’s ad spend in the US was down 10 percent year over year, while Apple’s US ad spend was up 5 percent.

Samsung Galaxy Pro ads poke fun at lack of “Pro” features in iPad

Samsung Galaxy Pro ads poke fun at lack of “Pro” features in iPad

The iPad appeals to a lot of people, and sells in huge numbers, but the lack of “Pro” features like multitasking and multi-users in iOS can be restrictive at times. Samsung’s ad agency has fully capitalised on these weaknesses of the iPad in its new series of Galaxy Pro tablet commercials.