Apple admitted the possibility that the new “smart” cell phone, iPhone 6 Plus to bend, but stressed that this can happen “extremely rare” in normal use.
There had been reports of users in social networks and forums, who complained that the new model had an external deformation, after transfer of the device pocket. The American company said that it received such reports from nine customers who had purchased the iPhone Plus.
The Apple, in a statement, according to the BBC, the AFP and the New York Times noted that the outer casing of the new smartphone has been made of anodized aluminum, stained for additional support. He said that the device has parts made of stainless steel and titanium, as well as “the most powerful in the glass industry smartphones, which add extra strength to those areas that are more likely to be highly stressed.
The company stressed that selecting high quality materials, that gave great attention to the construction and did all the necessary tests during the product development cycle, so that the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus “to meet or even exceed all the high standard quality to withstand the actual daily use. ”
“With normal use, a bend in the iPhone 6 is extremely rare,” he stressed, adding that “after the first six days of sale (new model), nine customers have contacted Apple for a bent iPhone 6 Plus.
The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus released last Friday in the USA, Britain, Germany, France, Canada, Japan and a few other countries.