Broken smartphones

Have you ever dropped your phone or spilled a drink on it? The answer is probably yes.

A few days ago, an online French store selling phone accessories called GSM55, published an interesting infographic about smartphone accidents.

Here is what we learned:

Most Common Phone Accident Scenarios:

  1. 43% – Dropping
  2. 27% – Water
  3. 11% – Shock

Most Dangerous Rooms for Phones:

  1. 21% – Kitchen
  2. 18% – Living room
  3. 16% – Bathroom (Also, 9% of phones fall in toilet)

Most Common Drinks Spilled on Phones:

  1. 43% – Water
  2. 19% – Soda
  3. 12% – Beer

Other Facts:

  • 6% of iPhones are fixed with scotch tape
  • 11% of iPhones are used with a broken screen
  • 17% of iPhone owners are not one time offenders

Remember, if you drop your phone, it is sometimes better to leave it because it may be too dangerous to retrieve!

Do you see yourself in any of these stats? Let us know! Tweet us @PlasticMobile.