Here's a scratch, burn, and bend test of the... original Apple iPhone

Here's a scratch, burn, and bend test of the... original Apple iPhone
In case you find bend and scratch test interesting, then you've definitely stumbled upon some of Zack Nelson's videos on the JerryRigEverything channel.

The YouTuber with the burly arms is an obstacle that not every contemporary phone out there survives unscathed, and that's understandable. Zack has the habit of burning phones with a lighter, scratching their meticulously-crafted metal bodies with a sharp pocket knife, and last but not least, bending them with his bare hands. 

We've seen Zack test out tens of new phones over the years, but how would a 2007 gadget fare in his sadistic tests? Inspired by the anniversary of the Apple iPhone, the YouTuber decided to test how the very first iPhone would fare in his test, and, of course, recorded the result on video.

Zack's knife left tons of scratches on the phone's body, but the original iOS handset fared pretty well in the bend test. Anyway, we are not the kind to spoil things for you, check the video yourselves right below.

source: JerryRigEverything



1. Myphoneisonfire

Posts: 403; Member since: Sep 05, 2016

Its still as useless as it was back then. What a crap phone it was, actually iPhone , iPhone 3G , and the 3Gs were crap AF ! Only the iPhone 4s was true pathbreaker.

2. cnour

Posts: 2305; Member since: Sep 11, 2014

A phone that changed the world.....

3. iushnt

Posts: 3176; Member since: Feb 06, 2013

No it didn't. It's just that they released on right time, orelse some else would have released.

5. mikehunta727 unregistered

You must be on something to not think the original iPhone changed the world. No other device was even close to the level of the original iPhone for over 2 years after it came out Google's Android looked like a calculator UI at the time and was pretty far behind

6. XDAdam

Posts: 276; Member since: Feb 03, 2016

Are we forgetting about Windows Mobile?

7. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3109; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

Agreed. The original iPhone is a game changer. Anybody who denies that is either a blind hater or an ignorant troll. Truth be told.

9. tommy_vercetti

Posts: 34; Member since: Oct 10, 2016

LOL! nokia 5800 XM outsold iphone by a huge margin. the only thing that killed nokia way their choice to stick with resistive screens for too long and dropping maemo 5 for symbiam s60 v5. Maemo 5 was way more advanced than iOS & android. even to this day iOS and android can't come close to maemo 5 in multitasking.

4. .7.8.6.

Posts: 75; Member since: May 25, 2017

No it didnt the capasistive transition did. Nothing else. The Nokia x6 had touch screen but it wasn't swipeable but needed nails to swipe

8. Sammy_DEVIL737

Posts: 1529; Member since: Nov 28, 2016

This & 4s was the best thing from Apple.

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