More resistant to falls and scratches: Gorilla Glass Victus from Corning makes thinner smartphones possible

The manufacturer Corning has a new version of its in smartphones and Tablets used glass presented. The Gorilla Glass Vitus is now said to be even more resistant to falls and scratches than the current Gorilla Glass 6. In the laboratory, the new glass survived a fall from two meters, in the scratch test it withstood 8 Newtons – other glasses tolerated an average of 2 to 4 Newtons . The new glass can survive up to twenty falls from a height of one meter; its predecessor should only be able to survive fifteen such falls.