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Corning Announces Gorilla Glass 6 for Smartphones, Doubles Durability

26 days ago   |   By Anand Tech

Corning this week introduced its next-generation Gorilla Glass 6 cover glass for smartphones that promises to double durability when compared to its predecessor. The manufacturer says that the first devices that will use the protective glass will hit the market already in the coming months.
According to Corning, its Gorilla Glass 6 is an entirely new material “chemically strengthened to higher levels of compression” and designed to sustain multiple drops throughout a lifetime of a device. The substrate is designed for phones that use glass for more than 85% of their enclosure surface, so...
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Corning Unveils Gorilla Glass DX and Gorilla Glass DX+ for Wearables

Corning Unveils Gorilla Glass DX and Gorilla Glass DX+ for Wearables

26 days ago   |   By Anand Tech

Corning has introduced its new Gorilla Glass DX and DX+ protective glass substrates designed specifically for wearables and featuring not only scratch resistance and durability, but also antireflective and contrast-improving properties.
Corning's Gorilla Glass DX and Gorilla Glass DX+ are evolution of the company's Gorilla Glass SR+ protective composites for wearables and other devices featuring small screens. In a bid to better address applications like smartwatches, the new substrates feature an antireflective property that is said to be 75% better than that of ‘standard glass' as well...
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