In today's world 90% of everyone reading this article has broken their phone at some point, some more than others but regardless no matter how careful we are with our mobile devices we will continue to break them. An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, as the old saying goes so what can you do to help prevent your phone from damage due to accidents?
Tempered or toughened is a type of safety glass that is produced with controlled thermal or chemical treatments to increase its strength compared with normal glass. It was first invented by Francois Barthelemy in 1874. While you may have never heard of tempered glass we are all very familiar with it. It's used for windows in Automobiles to keep us safe during an accident, and if you have ever baked anything in the oven using a glass container, chances are it was made of tempered glass.
Adding tempered glass to your phone is a inexpensive way to protect your phone from accidents. While having tempered glass does not guarantee you will never break a phone it does greatly help. Another benefit of using tempered glass is it will help prevent fingerprints and smudges on your screen. Most of these cost between $30-45 and take less than 10 minutes to install. If the tempered glass is ever damaged or destroyed while protecting your device it will be replaced under the lifetime warranty, do note however this does not cover the device from any damage.