Durable and Shatter Proof Smartphones

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Looking for durable and shatter proof smartphones that will give you a reliable and premium build quality? Here are some smartphones you should check out based on their strong build quality.

1. Sony Xperia Z:

Sony Xperia Z. Image courtesy of Sony Mobile

The Sony Xperia Z is built with a durable and shatter proof glass exterior, allowing this device to absorb some physical impact. Users of this device can also be a bit more adventurous with it’s water resistant capabilities, so swimming, showering or using it in the pouring rain should be very functionable. If this device is old for you, check out newer Xperia devices that are similar in build quality like the Xperia Z Ultra or the rumoured Honami.

2. HTC One


The HTC One is built with an aluminum unibody, giving this smartphone an excellent sturdy and premium feel. It’s display screen is protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3 like many smartphones, allowing it to be scratch resistant. But unlike most smartphones using this glass, the HTC One offers a great aluminum body that is great to hold on your hands. A phablet version of the HTC One, the HTC One Max, which comes with the same build will be announced soon, so if you would like smartphone with newer specs but don’t mind the size then you should have a look at it.

3. Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

Galaxy S4 ActiveThe S4 Active is built much stronger than the original Galaxy S4. Built with stronger plastic with textured materials at the back, it allows the device to be water resistant while providing a much better grip for the user.

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