Video reveals Apple's new $799 iPad Pro is 'absurdly easy' to bend and break in half

Mail Online | 11/17/2018 | Annie Palmer For
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A YouTuber has put Apple's new $799 iPad Pro to the test.

After applying a little pressure, JerryRigEverything found that it doesn't take much to snap the iPad Pro in half.

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In addition to bending the iPad, host Zack Nelson also tested the durability of the iPad's aluminum back and glass display by scratching them with an X-Acto knife.

Nelson said he hoped to see 'realistically how much force the iPad Pro can withstand while it is in your backpack or book bag, or while being accidentally sat on.'

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In the video, he bends the slim aluminum and glass device down the middle by gripping near the microphone hole at the bottom of the iPad and where the Apple Pencil is charged at the top.

With seemingly little effort, the iPad Pro splits in half and is visibly damaged.

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After the device is snapped in half, the glass comes apart from the iPad's chassis.

This reveals the battery packs and some other components located beneath the display.

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