NEWS FROM THE LAB - Thursday, January 9, 2014

Polar Vortex Special: iPhone 5s in a Freezer Posted by Sean @ 12:46 GMT

Folks in the USA are experiencing some very cold weather this week — and so there are many media stories referencing "sub-zero" weather and the "polar vortex". And of smartphones failing in the cold…

NPR: Forget Tweeting The Polar Vortex. Phones Fail In Subzero Temps
Source: NPR

Being no strangers to cold in Finland — we recently replicated our 2007 iPhone in a freezer experiment.

YouTube: iPhone 5s in a Freezer

Don't have an iPhone?

Check out Ossi Jaaskelainen's article: Sub-Zero Weather: Can Your Smartphone Stand The Cold?