Barely a Month after we saw Corning unveiled Gorilla glass 5 for Smartphone,Corning has gone ahead to announce the gorilla glass SR+,and this time strictly for Smart wearables.
Corning says the Corning gorilla glass SR+ is “ designed to withstand bumps, knocks and scrapes which wearable are subjected to while maintaining the optical clarity and touch sensitivity required for on-the-go connectivity.
The Company says the Corning Gorilla Glass SR+ whileit was subjected to use in a series of Lab test delivered up to 70% better damage resistance against impacts and 25% better surface reflection compared to other protective glass materials, says the company. Better optical performance promises longer battery life and improved outdoor readability.
The Corning Gorilla Glass SR+ is now available to buy in commercial quantity and while Corning says the product is expected to be on product models from leading global brands later this year,it did not however mention the first wearable to debut with the Corning gorilla glass SR+