This day’s smartphones are getting cheaper and less durable. If you have ever used the old smartphone then comparing to that no smartphone can match the quality of that. There are many people who use their smartphones without a case and protection glass and end up breaking it within a few months. So, It’s better to choose the more durable phones instead of plastic design phones. So, Here are the 4 most durable mid range smartphones of 2018.
#1. Nokia 7 Plus
Nokia makes some solid piece of hardware, You can’t doubt that. Nokia 7 Plus is made up of the aluminum body. The edges and buttons both made up of the aluminum and copper frame on top of that. Nokia said they used 6 layers of ceramic paint to make the back of this phone. Gorilla glass 3 is used to protect the drops.
If you have seen JerryRigEverything video, You must know that this device is one of the best durable smartphone available right now.
Prize: $475 / Rs. 25,999
#2. iPhone SE
iPhone SE released back in 2016. Apple released this phone to target mid-range market. This phone is still available if you want to buy. iPhone SE features the specification of iPhone 6S and the size and design of the device is very similar to the iPhone 5S.
The iPhone SE sports the all-aluminum body at the back and high-quality glass which is very similar to the Gorilla glass 3. According to JerryRigEveryting, the camera lens in an iPhone SE is actually a mixture of sapphire crystal and glass and contains trace amounts of carbon and silicon that make it less resistant to cracks and scratches. In the bending test, it was easily bent because of the weak part in the middle.
Prize: $400/ Rs. 17,999
#3. Nokia 6.1
Nokia 6 2018 edition is as good as the last year’s Nokia 6. When it comes about the build quality, No company can match the Nokia standard.
Just like the Nokia 7 Plus, It has all aluminum body with copper coating on the black variant. It has corning gorilla glass 3 to protect the screen from the drops and scratches.
In the test by jerryrigeverything, The device is a solid rock and refuse to bend even after applying force. He defined this device as “definite contender for the most durable phone of 2017.”
Prize: $269/ Rs. 15,750
#4. Moto G6
Moto G6 build is not as good as the Nokia 7 Plus but it’s not that bad as well. It has corning gorilla glass 3 at the front and the back. The back panel is glass so that makes it less robust. The frames around the device are made up of the aluminum and it’s covered with p2i water-repellent nano-coating.
Prize: $230/ Rs. 15,999
The reason why Redmi Note 5 pro isn’t on the list is it’s made up of the plastic and aluminum. The plastic material is used at the very top above the antenna line.