1. johnnyshinta's Avatar
    Anyone know what the outer camera lens is made of? For instance the iPhone 5 and 5s have sapphire crystal protecting the camera.

    I hate cases but I worry about the camera lens getting scratches. If Samsung used sapphire crystal or some comparable material I can breathe easier.

    Posted via Android Central App
    04-29-2014 12:50 PM
  2. Jon Jackson's Avatar
    Pretty sure it's just glass dude
    04-29-2014 12:52 PM
  3. johnnyshinta's Avatar
    Well that's unfortunate.

    Posted via Android Central App
    04-29-2014 01:11 PM
  4. Sophia Zhao's Avatar
    have seen some posts about scratched and broken camera lens on this forum.
    04-30-2014 04:08 AM
  5. johnnyshinta's Avatar
    No but the phone is pretty new. I figured since it's such a high end phone it could conceivably have sapphire crystal.

    Posted via Android Central App
    04-30-2014 06:42 AM
  6. PsychDoc's Avatar
    Sadly, every indication is that it's just plain ol' glass and, as such, subject to pretty easy shattering. This is one phone you probably want (need?) to put a case on. Running it naked is really an invitation to disaster I'm afraid.
    04-30-2014 07:09 AM
  7. eyecon82's Avatar
    Scratchable glass :-(

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    04-30-2014 03:58 PM
  8. Micle Arons's Avatar
    this parts including camera lens glass and camera lens cover, more people said that it was easy cracked: http://forums.androidcentral.com/sam...cracked-7.html
    06-06-2014 02:52 AM

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