Smartphone, meet your maker! Galaxy S7 edge gets thoroughly annihilated by a hydraulic press

Smartphone, meet your maker! Galaxy S7 edge gets thoroughly annihilated by a hydraulic press

There is something oddly satisfying in watching other people destroy hot new gadgets with heavy-duty machinery. Such a hydraulic press provided an entertaining feast for our eyes the other day as it turned a classic and meme-inspiring Nokia 3310 into a regular pancake. Pure fun, right?

But the fun is totally not over yet. It seems that while we were enjoying the death of a Nokia, vinyl skin maker Slickwraps had been making a similar and way more dramatic video in complete secrecy. Dubbed 'Death of a Galaxy', it features a brand new Galaxy S7 edge clad in a carbon fiber Slickwraps' vinyl skin and a tremendous hydraulic press capable of exerting roughly 7000psi (~4921t/m²). 

That's a lot of pressure, and needless to say, the Galaxy S7 edge does not fare well against such a monumental force. Witness the chaos that ensues when a smartphone meets a hydraulic press! 


Related phones

Galaxy S7 edge
  • Display 5.5" 1440 x 2560 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, Quad-core, 2200 MHz
  • Storage 32 GB + microSDXC
  • Battery 3600 mAh(36h 3G talk time)

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20 Comments

1. Tarox

Posts: 114; Member since: Feb 17, 2015

now that's actually some realy cool s**t! :D

2. BobLawblaw unregistered

Smashing!!!

7. Exynos.

Posts: 177; Member since: Mar 28, 2016

And YouTuber TechRax is infamous for such things.

4. Tondern

Posts: 164; Member since: Feb 23, 2015

I see you were on point with the thorough annihilation. I hope the guy didn't inhale too much of those battery fumes.

16. FBIsurveilance

Posts: 43; Member since: Aug 10, 2014

He touched it with bare hands! That's dangerous with some chemical exposure on skin.

5. saif2711

Posts: 69; Member since: Feb 22, 2016

S7 bleeds..insane stuff

8. Exynos.

Posts: 177; Member since: Mar 28, 2016

Put the iPhone under same torture, and it will bleed even harder. :D

10. saif2711

Posts: 69; Member since: Feb 22, 2016

How my comment was related to iphone?I just stated what I saw

20. Exynos.

Posts: 177; Member since: Mar 28, 2016

Because you're an Apple fan.

6. kartik.07

Posts: 73; Member since: May 04, 2015

Batman: do you bleed? Now you will.

11. catze86

Posts: 731; Member since: Dec 07, 2015

Deadpool: Do you poop?

12. Pawke

Posts: 4; Member since: Feb 21, 2016

Does it still works?

13. mayur007

Posts: 593; Member since: Apr 10, 2012

yes after buying a new one it worked :P

14. ananthu07 unregistered

the display kind of cracked, but still works :D

15. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

now.. try to lick it

17. f_u_006

Posts: 113; Member since: Mar 19, 2014

He needs to hydraulic press his brain first, then think about smashing smartphones. That'll make a hella display!

18. sissy246

Posts: 7000; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

And what is that suppose to prove, not sh**. I don't care what phone you put under that the outcome is going to be the same.

21. Exynos.

Posts: 177; Member since: Mar 28, 2016

Did he get intoxicated in the process?

22. thxultra

Posts: 439; Member since: Oct 16, 2014

Lol he needs to return that case it didn't protect the phone at all hahah :)

23. TechieXP

Posts: 25; Member since: Mar 29, 2016

Should of done it with a iPhone and not the S7. the more iPhones we can destroy and get them thrown out in the garbage for a high end Android ,the better. I really want to make this a mission now, #saveiOSusers

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