Confirmed: Don't Drop Your New iPad

By Alexis C. Madrigal

The good people at the iPad insurance company, SquareTrade, have graphically confirmed what we've all known about iPads: if you drop them, especially face down, they sustain serious damage. And the new iPad is no exception. In the test shown in this video, it sustained even worse damage than its predecessor.

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