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[Q] Does the phone need a screen protector?

24th April 2014, 12:57 PM |#1  
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I'm going to upgrade to this phone from my Galaxy S3 which never really needed a screen protector. Does the z2 need one or is the glass scratch proof like gorilla glass?

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24th April 2014, 01:15 PM |#2  
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I'm going to upgrade to this phone from my Galaxy S3 which never really needed a screen protector. Does the z2 need one or is the glass scratch proof like gorilla glass?

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The Z2 use3s Dragontail glass which is very strong, but slightly less scratch resistent than Gorilla glass,
However I think it's personal preference as to whether you use a screen protector or not..

I personally always use a screen protector just in case & have never had any problems doing so...
24th April 2014, 01:20 PM |#3  
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It came with one so I put it on there and its actually pretty ok.

Never had one on any of my phones before but this one has a nice matte finish to it. As the whole front it glass is worth it imo
24th April 2014, 02:39 PM |#4  
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Does the z2 have a shatter proof film? If so they scratch very easily and would need a protector but as pointed out since implementing spf's sony has been giving protectors in the box's of most handsets.

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24th April 2014, 03:22 PM |#5  
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Does the z2 have a shatter proof film? If so they scratch very easily and would need a protector but as pointed out since implementing spf's sony has been giving protectors in the box's of most handsets.

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Shatterproof film is NOT present on the Z2.....or the Z2 tablet
24th April 2014, 03:43 PM |#6  
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Shatterproof film is NOT present on the Z2.....or the Z2 tablet

Best news I've heard about the phone lol. Hate spf

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24th April 2014, 08:21 PM |#7  
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I'm going to use this liquid screen protection on my Z2 once I receive it. Currently using it on my PS Vita and works great!

http://www.mobilefun.com/39834-cryst...protection.htm

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25th April 2014, 12:02 AM |#8  
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Put my screen protector on out of the Box and can not even tell that its on. Betterbto be safety than sorry. But they I never had one on my G2 and the screen is perfect still.

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25th April 2014, 01:59 AM |#9  
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I use a Zagg on all my phones, just to be safe.

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26th April 2014, 11:41 AM |#10  
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I'm going to upgrade to this phone from my Galaxy S3 which never really needed a screen protector. Does the z2 need one or is the glass scratch proof like gorilla glass?

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Ash

The glass of Z1 is scratch proof. But there will be some scratches after long time using.
So if you can't bear any tiny scratches , you'd better use a screen protector.
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