After the four smartphones were dropped at five feet, slid across a table, and submerged in water for 10 seconds, one device came out the clear winner.
Season 5 premieres next week, but before we jump into a new set of torture tests, we're taking a look back at the five devices that survived almost all the abuse we could imagine.
Longer-lasting batteries and sturdy screens were also tipped by Larry Page, during an earnings call.
The HP Envy x2 has an aluminum body. Even in pictures you can see the quality.
Due later this year, the Xperia Go and Xperia Acro S are equal parts durable and sleek.
Arriving on the Sprint network, Kyocera's DuraPlus is a rugged phone built to withstand dust, water, and extreme temperatures.
The V-Moda Vibrato Remote earphones provide plenty of bass and a stylish, durable design with a handy built-in remote for iPhones and iPods; even Android users can benefit from the integrated call answer button.
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