A report last week revealed that Samsung’s Clear View case for the Galaxy S6 did not provide users with the protection it promised. In fact if anything, the case appeared to be the cause of several scratches appearing on the displays of the handset. For those wondering if there is a solution to this, you’re in luck.
According to an update from SamMobile, Samsung has since come forward and acknowledged the problem and stated that they are looking into this. It is unclear as to what will happen to users with scratched displays and if they are eligible for a return. Several XDA forum members have also confirmed that after contacting different branches of Samsung, the company is indeed acknowledging the problem at hand.
Now according to SamMobile who spoke to their local repairman, it seems that while Gorilla Glass 4 is a tough material, the top layer of the glass is a bit weak meaning that it is susceptible to being scratched which is very unfortunate. Now for those of you who have the Clear View case, your best bet is to place a screen protector now before any damage is done.
For those who are thinking about getting the Clear View case, perhaps you might want to hold off on your purchase for now until Samsung comes up with a solution for it. In the meantime have any of our readers been affected by this issue?
|Product Name||Galaxy S6||Galaxy S6 Edge|
|Battery Capacity (mAh)||2550 mAh||2600 mAh|
|Processor Name||Exynos 7420||Exynos 7420|
|Street Price||$220 Galaxy S6 on Amazon||$535 Galaxy S6 Edge on Amazon|
|Link to full specs||Galaxy S6 Full specs and details||Galaxy S6 Edge Full specs and details|