1. jelle_57's Avatar
    Okey, so this is awkward.. never had scratches in 2 years of use on my Z10. But now, after two months of using my Gorilla Glass Passport is scratched. And no, i didn't use it wrong or something like that.

    Anybody experiencing the same? Guess ill have to use a case or screenprotector after all

    Posted via CB10
    02-26-15 06:01 AM
  2. illlya's Avatar
    Nope, so let's not blame BlackBerry.

    Via BlackBerry Passport
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    02-26-15 07:01 AM
  3. ominaxe's Avatar
    I have not had any good experiences with Gorilla glass. I don't think it's any more special than any other glass.
    02-26-15 07:08 AM
  4. JWWDUKE's Avatar
    I think Gorilla glass is supposed to be break proof, not scratch proof. Although it certainly does break.


    I love the feeling of naked glass but I would never chance scratches/cracks on a $500+ smartphone. Phones are continuously subjected to keys, rings, money, drops, dirt in pockets, dust, etc....


    To not put a protector on is, imo, a huge mistake.


    I think if you put a protector on now it will make those scratches "disappear".






    Via CB10, Passport 10.3.1.2480
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    02-26-15 07:27 AM
  5. makie's Avatar
    Why do people think gorilla glass is made of the hardest materials? It's glass people and glass is made out of sand! So sand can scratch any glass! And I you think gorilla glass 4 will fix this "problem" than you are wrong since my note was prone to scratches as well.

    Posted via CB10
    02-26-15 11:08 AM
  6. anon(2325196)'s Avatar
    WTF? Spelling classes.

    Posted via CB10
    02-26-15 11:14 AM
  7. Airkettle's Avatar
    Take it easy Buck, please remember that English is not everyone's mother tongue on here.

    Posted via CB10
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    02-26-15 11:22 AM
  8. Viet Ton's Avatar
    Gorilla glass is just a tougher glass. Still glass. There are many screen protectors guarantee that they can "heal" glass by covering them up. I think it was invisiguard or something like that? Zagg? Something.

    Posted via my BlackBerry Passport - 10.3.1.2243
    02-26-15 04:08 PM
  9. jelle_57's Avatar
    Take it easy Buck, please remember that English is not everyone's mother tongue on here.

    Posted via CB10
    English language isn't really the problem here.. Dutch autocorrect is haha

    Posted via CB10
    03-01-15 05:58 PM
  10. donnation's Avatar
    Gorilla Glass is scratch resistant but not scratch proof. The only way to completely protect against scratches is to put a screen protector on.
    03-01-15 08:30 PM
  11. GLAT's Avatar
    I'm coming from a galaxy s3 which I had for 2 1/2 years and never had anything on it... case or screen protector... never a scratch. Hopefully the same will happen with this phone... very impressed so far with build quality.

    Posted via CB10
    03-01-15 08:35 PM
  12. Core_Frequency's Avatar
    Until sapphire displays are made/mainstream most screens will get scratched pretty easily (micro-scratches).

    Posted via CB10
    03-01-15 09:24 PM
  13. ProjectBrett's Avatar
    never heard of any scratshes before, I've heard of scratches though.

    8500 -> Z10 -> Z30
    03-01-15 09:26 PM
  14. antikorr's Avatar
    I've got a couple of micro-scratches on my Passport's screen after about 5 months of using it without a screen protector. Did it bother me at first? Yes. Does it still bother me? No. Passport, Gorilla Glass, anything else that is not a diamond (or sapphire, maybe) is going to be scratched sooner or later if you don't baby-sit it like something tremendously precious. But, hey, it's just a smartphone, a tool, that is supposed to be used. So, get over it and keep using your device freely. Anyways, Passport 2 is coming soon. ))))))
    03-21-15 03:27 PM

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