Android Authority is in Hong Kong with both the iPhone 5s and 5c. Like it has done in the past, the blog put the two phones through their paces in a classic comparison drop test. Joshua Vergara dropped the phones from a chest-level height and sent them to the pavement in the front-first, back-first and side-first positions.

In the end, the iPhone 5s fared well in the tests with only minimal scratches and dings. The iPhone 5c passed with flying colors until a front-first drop shattered the screen. Bummer. You can check out the torture test in the video below.

iPhone 5s and 5c sorta, kinda pass chest-level drop tests originally appeared on TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog on Fri, 20 Sep 2013 11:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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