Nokia Lumia 920 torture series continues, what will break it?

Nokia Lumia 920 torture series continues, what will break it?
It survived the drop test, it survived the knife and hammer test, what about running over it with a car?  Maybe setting it up and hitting it like a baseball will do the trick. The Nokia Lumia 920 fared quite well under drop-test conditions, it also made it through the knife and hammer test with no apparent issues what-so-ever. 

Seeing all that should make you feel pretty good about the build quality of the Lumia 920. It should have no problems dealing with day-to-day encounters. That is not enough for some people though.  The Lumia 920’s resilience poses nothing other than a challenge to those that would find its breaking point.

What else can you do beyond what has already been done? Quite a bit actually, mostly stuff that is not “real world” viable, but that does not stop the imagination does it? Moving on from mere drop tests and using it as a hammer, we see the poor Lumia 920 go through a battery of  tests  abusive conditions, from being run over to being used as a baseball, and more at the hands of man.

Which one will spell the end of the Lumia?

sources: PhoneBuff.com (YouTube) via WPCentral


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30 Comments

1. Izzy_V

Posts: 216; Member since: Jul 07, 2012

Makes you wonder why Nokia doesn't make bulletproof vests and armored vehicles instead.

10. dickwyn

Posts: 621; Member since: May 07, 2012

you never know maybe they are testing one in their labs now

25. Nadr1212

Posts: 741; Member since: Sep 22, 2012

MORE CRAZY, UNIMAGINABLE STUFF WITH THE PHONE!!!!!!!!!!! HAS IT NOT ALREADY HAD ENOUGH!!!!!!!!!!!! CRAZY WIERDOS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!​!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

15. gothicheart

Posts: 83; Member since: Oct 17, 2012

that's right, with nokia's reputation for being the most innovative mobile company around, you don't know just what they are trying to make right now...hope other with be a innovative too...

17. Snoobab

Posts: 175; Member since: Dec 07, 2011

Brilliant!

23. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

They do; they take discarded 3310's and sew 'em into place

2. Johnnokia

Posts: 1158; Member since: May 27, 2012

Let's try the RPG 7 ..

3. monkeyfeet

Posts: 32; Member since: Jan 27, 2011

Pretty impressive.

4. Johnnokia

Posts: 1158; Member since: May 27, 2012

Try one of these tests on Iphone and let's laugh till the next morning.

5. Johnnokia

Posts: 1158; Member since: May 27, 2012

Why are you hurting a lonely wood and a light post???

6. RiseAgainst94

Posts: 281; Member since: Mar 03, 2012

Insane. I torture my Lumia 900 on a daily basis and there isn't even a scratch on it- really high quality material Nokia is using.

7. phil2n

Posts: 519; Member since: Apr 30, 2012

i don't want to hold Lumia 920 when i'm angry, it may destroy my house..

8. kaliil10

Posts: 146; Member since: May 16, 2012

2012-2013 the year of Nokia Smartphones.. the Lion is back

9. spideyhead256

Posts: 148; Member since: Nov 05, 2012

can't wait for the memes on this one :P

24. -box-

Posts: 3991; Member since: Jan 04, 2012

Already a few. Mostly with the 3310 as a father figure :)

11. ivanted

Posts: 2; Member since: Nov 21, 2012

wow, pretty impressive, though kinda weird to me. wonder if I should try Lumia 920.

12. kg4icg

Posts: 83; Member since: May 18, 2008

So basically this guy just put the Lumia 920 through the Panasonic ToughBook test course.

13. shy2papa

Posts: 336; Member since: Jan 23, 2010

This is a really good phone it would have been great if Meego, Android or maybe even webOS was on board.

16. gothicheart

Posts: 83; Member since: Oct 17, 2012

meego and webOS maybe, but never on android. But android does have a history of blowing up by itself...without even going through any torture test...

26. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

..and you are an idiot One of the stupidest comments I've had displeasure of reading here

14. androidlikeaboss

Posts: 40; Member since: Nov 16, 2012

Don't forget the INDESTRUCTIBLE Nokia 3310!!!

18. Skoll

Posts: 15; Member since: Dec 15, 2011

if you see anybody pullling s**t like this, smack him over the head with that wooden stick and send the phone to me!

19. haseebzahid

Posts: 1853; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

Phone killer guy :\ better keep our moblies away from him

20. jibraihimi

Posts: 800; Member since: Nov 29, 2011

So will it blend..........??? It's time now for Lumia 920's blender test......

21. Valdomero

Posts: 592; Member since: Nov 13, 2012

The blender will just break into pieces

22. Samsomesh

Posts: 195; Member since: Jun 11, 2012

No1 can compete Nokia in build-quality.!

27. haseebzahid

Posts: 1853; Member since: Feb 22, 2012

if the moblie had survived that he must have put it though grinder test

28. darac

Posts: 2156; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

Ugh, you Nokia fanboys.. THIS IS NOTHING SPECIAL HTC One x can do just as good, Sony Xperia Active and Go can do BETTER, and Acro S is waterproof. Sure it's a tough handset but don't make another idiotic myth out of it. There's so much more to a build quality than how much beating a phone can take.

29. Circuitspark

Posts: 1; Member since: Dec 05, 2012

Can you blend it?

30. zamroni

Posts: 4; Member since: Dec 11, 2012

I want to see Lumia 920 vs iPhone 5 head on collision test.

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