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Galaxy S5 bests Nexus 5, iPhone 5S, HTC One M8 in torture gantlet

The sadists at SquareTrade put the latest and greatest through the paces. Samsung's Galaxy S5 seemed to prove again that plastic is nothing to be ashamed of.

By April 15, 2014

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Samsung's torture tests for home appliances (pictures)

The Korean electronics giant develops and tests its washing machines, refrigerators, and other appliances at its headquarters in Suwon, South Korea. CNET gives you a tour.

7 Images By December 9, 2013

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An inside look at how Samsung tortures its gadgets

CNET gets a glimpse inside Samsung's secretive mobile device and home appliance testing labs in South Korea.

By December 9, 2013

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iPad Air fails torture test against soft dirt?

The screen on Apple's new tablet fails to survive what seems to be a pretty mellow drop, but that's only the beginning of this sadistic gauntlet of device deconstruction.

By November 7, 2013

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iPhone 6 Plus takes on liquid nitrogen and a sledgehammer

Life is tough if you're a new iPhone. A torture test goes into cold territory and follows it up with a blow from a sledgehammer.

By September 23, 2014

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Always On Torture Test Giveaway: BlackBerry Q10

The BBQ10 couldn't handle a day of R&R. Maybe you can show it the good life.

By October 1, 2013

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Always On Torture Test Giveaway: Samsung Galaxy S4 Active

After a day at the zoo gone wrong, the S4 Active could be yours for the fixing.

By September 24, 2013

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Ouch! iPhone torture tests include slo-mo action

Early iPhone 5S and 5C adopters are eagerly subjecting the smartphones to torture. Do the new iPhones take a licking and keep on ticking?

By September 23, 2013

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Tough camera torture test: ice to see you

Lexy and Matt hit an ice rink to see how our tough cameras perform in rough and cold conditions. Then they're frozen in ice for one final torture experience.

By September 10, 2013

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iPhone 6 and 6 Plus drop and drown test results are in

The new iPhones are out in the wild, but not everyone is taking the best care of the coveted new devices. Check out the latest torture test results.

By September 21, 2014