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Sapphire

Editors' Take

Sapphire Wellness Watch

The $320 Sapphire Wellness Watch doesn't come cheap but this sophisticated timepiece tracks how fast your heart races, and the steps you take with crystal and metal-coated flair.

January 5, 2014

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Kyocera Brigadier (Verizon Wireless)

If you don't mind its extra bulk, the Kyocera Brigadier is a rugged and water-resistant device that delivers a modern smartphone experience for a low price.

August 13, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 13, 2014
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Does more 'Sapphire' production mean larger Apple 'iPhone 6'?

A supplier of the scratch-resistant material has upped output, says a researcher, causing some to predict a bigger iPhone.

By May 28, 2014

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Why the iPhone 6 isn't rocking a sapphire crystal display

CNET takes a look at the pros and cons of the superhard material, and why practical constraints kept it from appearing in Apple's latest smartphones.

By September 9, 2014

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Sapphire Radeon HD 4850 X2 (PCI-e 2.0

Even if it's a relative power hog, the Sapphire Radeon HD 4850 X2 brings so much speed and utility to the table it's hard for us to recommend another midrange 3D card. Only the particularly power conscious or those who play games with known multichip scaling issues should look elsewhere.

February 6, 2009

4 stars Editors' rating February 6, 2009
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iPhone 6 won't go sapphire but will offer 128GB version -- analyst

A sapphire screen isn't in the cards, claims analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, but a larger capacity and other surprises await.

By September 4, 2014

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Huawei confirms sapphire display for Ascend P7

The Chinese handset maker gives its 5-inch Ascend P7 a sapphire display which will make it more resistant to scratches.

By September 4, 2014

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64GB iPhone 6 may adopt sapphire screen as test -- analyst

Apple may test the waters of a sapphire-screened phone by limiting the tough but pricey material to a single version of the next iPhone this year, claims analyst Gene Munster.

By September 2, 2014

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Huawei Ascend P7 smartphone to get sapphire glitz

A sapphire screen could brighten the prospects of Huawei's flagship P7 in its competition with Apple and with rival Android brands.

By August 26, 2014

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iPhone 6 with sapphire screen may not appear this year -- analyst

Debate has surfaced regarding if and when Apple will outfit its new iPhone with the uber-hard substance. JP Morgan's Rod Hall, for one, doesn't see it in the immediate cards.

By August 18, 2014