iPhone 4 Survives 1,000 Foot Drop

Posted Mar 28, 2011

The Apple iPhone 4 may have had antenna issues, but it can survive a 1,000 foot drop. U.S. Air Force Combat Controller Ron Walker owns an iPhone 4 was leaning out of an airplane to look at landmarks. His iPhone 4 fell out of his pocket and hit the ground while traveling at 150MPH with an altitude of 1,000 feet. Shortly after, he landed his plane and used the “Find My iPhone” app to find out where his phone was at. The iPhone 4 was still in perfect condition. [BGR]

Updated: It turns out that the iPhone was in a Griffin Motif case [TechEBlog]