What is Gorilla Glass 2D, 2.5D, 3D| How Gorilla Glass Protects Your Phone

Corning Gorilla glass 6

What is Gorilla Glass:

Nowadays every individual holds a smartphone. Buying your dream phone might be easy but protecting it from scratches and display brakes is hard. Nothing is more painful than watching your phone drop from a height and break into pieces. That’s where Gorilla Glass comes into action. Gorilla Glass is known for its crack-resistance, surface strength.

Gorilla Glass is developed by Corning Incorporated to protect smartphones, Tablets and many other gadgets from scratches and other physical damages.  Corning Incorporated is an American multinational technology company that specializes in specialty glass, ceramics, and related materials. Gorilla Glass was first implemented in a mobile device screen in 2007.


The latest version of Gorilla Glass developed by Corning is “Gorilla Glass  6”

See How Gorilla Glass Protects Your Phone:

See the test result of Corning when they tested Gorilla Glass in the lab. A study revealed that, on average, people drop their smart devices s7 times a year, with more than 50 percent of the drops occurring at 1 meter or below. To protect your Smartdevices, Corning has developed Gorilla Glass 6.

What is Gorilla Glass 2D, 2.5D, 3D:

Know the difference between Gorilla Glass 2D, 2.5D and 3D.

What is a 2.5D Glass?

2.5D Glass has a slightly curved edge glass display design, also known as a contoured edge.
2.5D does not name a particular type of glass or a brand of glass, it is only a naming convention to address the Glass.

2.5 Glass can be Gorilla Glass or any other brand glass.

Many smartphone models have released into the market with curved edge displays such as Xiaomi Mi Note, Apple iPhone 6 and Google Nexus 6, etc.

What is 2D Glass :

2D Glass has a straight display. You can find this type of gadgets everywhere. Name refers to rounding off the edges of a flat “2D” display in the z-axis.

What is 3D Glass

You might have observed 3D Glass edge in Samsung’s Galaxy Note Edge and S6 Edge. You can easily notice the curve of gadgets. See the below picture.

CORNING gorilla glass 2D-2.5D 6D

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What’s The New Update in Corning’s Gorilla Glass  6: 

Smartphones are always at risk for potentially damaging drops. New mobiles coming into the market with the latest updates and new features. Plus, these devices are getting thinner and their surfaces larger, with many featuring glass-backs, as well. To solve this, Corning scientists developed a new Gorilla Glass, which is named as ” Gorilla Glass 6 “.

Gorilla Glass 6 vs Gorilla Glass 5: What has changed so far. 

In lab tests, Gorilla Glass 6 survived 15 consecutive drops from 1 meter onto rough surfaces and is up to 2x better than Gorilla Glass 5. Gorilla Glass 6 also survives at higher heights than Gorilla Glass 5.

The Gorilla Glass 6 is lightweight, strong and compatible with touch screen technologies.

Latest Gorilla Glass 6 Demo Video:

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