Tempered glass vs Normal glass vs Gorilla glass

What is the difference between tempered glass and a screen protector?
Tempered glass can also be called as Toughened glass, Scratch guard, Mobile screen protector etc.
Tempered glass is five times stronger than standard glass and does not split into sharp shards when it fails. Tempered glass protector is a multi-layered screen protector. It has a bottom layer of absorbent silicon, PET film and an optically clear adhesive tempered glass and oleo-phobic coating in order.

Difference between 3-D vs 5-D tempered glass?
2D Tempered Glass – its not a curved glass at the edges and it has got straight edges that are not usually seen in the market.

2.5D Tempered Glass – often seen in the tempered glass it has a lot of variations and how it is manufactured.
2.5D Tempered Glass is the same as 2D flat tempered glass with arched edges.
2.5D Curved tempered glass with borders (white,black, gold and etc.) -when manufacturers noticed that phones are being released with curved edged technology they thought of a quick solution to make tempered glass with borders which hide the corners and does not stick to the phones.
2.5D tempered glass with TPU. In most cases it’s for Apple iPhone models because their edges are curved less than in other phones. It has one disadvantage – TPU borders can be scratched very easily, and have no resistance from scratches.
3D tempered glass is manufacturer’s solution to curved edge screen phones where tempered glass is also curved, but it is really bad. Why? It does not stick fully to the screen because it sticks to phone with a double sided tape which is just in the corners. In many options, with this tempered glass people have problem with the touchscreen sensitivity, it is difficult to use the phone or you will need a hard press of fingers, screen edges are not that sensitive for touchscreen as without the glass. I heard many complaints for this type of glass.
5D tempered glass is one of the best solution for the curved edge screen phones. it’s curved and attaches fully to the screen.
5D UV tempered glass is first of the best solution for the curved edge screen phones. It is also the most difficult tempered glass because of it’s application on the phone. In packaging it comes with: tempered glass, “nano water” with which you should glue the glass to the phone and UV light which cures the glue.

What is meant by tempered glass?
Tempered glass is about 5 times stronger than any “ordinary,” or annealed, glass. unlike annealed glass, which can shatter into jagged shards when broken, tempered glass cracks into small, relatively harmless pieces. To manufacture a glass for the tempering process, it must first be cut to the desired size.

Is Tempered glass shatterproof?
Tempered glass, on the other hand, is also known for its safety purpose. This is possible only because during the annealing process the glass is cooled down slowly, which makes the glass much stronger & impact / scratch resistant compared to a non-treated glass.

Is Tempered glass and Gorilla glass the same?
Gorilla glass itself is a tempered glass. However, that doesn’t mean you should not apply tempered glass screen protector. Infact, these days almost all cellphones comes with gorilla glass. No doubt that they are strong but not strong enough to handle heavy damages.

What happens when you break tempered glass?
As a result, when the tempered glass is broken, it breaks into thousands of tiny particles. This practically eliminates the danger of human injury caused by sharp edges and flying shards. Nevertheless, it is about twice as strong as annealed glass.

Is Tempered glass safe?
Tempered glass, on the other hand, breaks into small pieces, reducing the risk of bleeding and death from broken glass. Tempered glass is also stronger and can withstand high pressure and heat. If you have a glass topped table that is not tempered you do not have to get rid of it. Un-tempered glass gets scratches easily.

Is Tempered glass better than screen protector?
Toughness: Tempered glass is harder than plastic at the same price. Plastic protectors, especially the cheap models also gets scratched easily, unlike the glass ones. Glass protectors comes generally, around 0.3-0.5 mm in thickness whereas, the plastic protectors comes around 0.1mm.

What is the advantage of tempered glass?
One of the most benefits of tempered glass is that it is safer and harder. Tempered glass is stronger, so it resists breakage. But when it does break, tempered glass breaks into particles, pebble-like pieces, rather than the sharp shards of traditional glass.

What is the difference between tempered glass and toughened glass?
Toughened glass and Tempered glass are two different types of glasses. Both of them are heat treated in order to increase their strength. A toughened glass is a glass whose surface is toughened by either thermal treatment (tempering) or chemical strengthening.

Does tempered glass affect the display?
Tempered glass protector will also retain the touch sensitivity and smoothness that you get when you use the display without any screen guard. But a sub-standard or counterfeit product can seriously affect the performance or the sensitivity of your touch screen.

Are tempered glass screen protectors waterproof?
No, it won’t, in fact many devices are not waterproof. Some are water resistant to about a meter or so of water for 30 seconds. Putting a tempered glass screen protector would probably be less effective, than say, a Zagg type screen protector.


Kevin Systrom and Mike Krieger, the prime supporters of the yareta sharing application Instagram, have surrendered and plan to leave the organization in the coming weeks, adding to the difficulties confronting Instagram’s parent organization, Facebook.
Mr. Systrom, Instagram’s CEO, and Mr. Krieger, the central specialized officer, told Instagram’s administration group and Facebook on Monday of their choice to leave, said individuals with the direct learning of the issue, who talked on the state of namelessness since they were not approved to examine the issue freely.
Mr. Systrom and Mr. Krieger did not give a purpose behind venturing down, as indicated by the general population, yet said they wanted to require some serious energy off in the wake of leaving Instagram. Mr. Systrom, 34, and Mr. Krieger, 32, have known each other since 2010, when they met and changed a product venture worked by Mr. Systrom into what in the long run progressed toward becoming Instagram, which presently has in excess of one billion clients.
Mr. Systrom said he and Mr. Krieger hinted that they would create something new. Mr. Systrom said. “Building new things necessitates that we venture back, comprehend what motivates us and match that with what the world needs; that is the thing that we intend to do.”
Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s CEO, adulated the Instagram originators in an announcement and said that he wished them “all the best and I’m anticipating seeing what they work straightaway.”
The takeoffs bring up issues about Instagram’s future when Facebook faces its most maintained arrangement of emergencies in its 14-year history. For a great part of the previous two years, commentators have railed against Facebook for being reckless with client information and for not avoiding remote obstruction over its system of in excess of two billion individuals. The issues have begun incurring a significant injury on Facebook’s the same old thing, with the organization saying in July that development in computerized promoting deals and in the number of its clients had backed off.
Against those issues, Instagram has been one of the gems of Facebook. The informal organization obtained Instagram in 2012 for $1 billion, when the photograph sharing site was utilized by around 30 million individuals. From that point forward, Instagram’s scope has expanded and it has broadly been viewed as one of Facebook’s best acquisitions.
Facebook has lost different originators of organizations it has obtained. In April, Jan Koum, a Facebook load up part and an organizer of WhatsApp, the informing application that the interpersonal organization obtained in 2014, said he was clearing out. Mr. Koum had become progressively worried about Facebook’s situation on client information as of late, individuals with the learning of the circumstance said at the time.
Instagram was founded in 2010 and at first, was a location check-in app called Burbn. Mr. Krieger, an enthusiastic user of Burbn, met Mr. Systrom at a Stanford University fellowship program and they decided to work together. Eventually, Burbn was retooled and renamed Instagram.
Instagram wound up prominent in Silicon Valley very quickly. The application intensely underscored the utilization of a cell phone camera as iPhones were as a rule broadly received, transforming regular individuals into beginner picture takers. Mr. Systrom and Mr. Krieger promoted photograph channels and camera focal points, impelling an influx of copycat applications for the iPhone and Android-based cell phones.
The team worked out of a little office in the South Park neighborhood of San Francisco. Instagram spent a considerable measure of cash in its initial years simply attempting to keep its application online as its servers battled under the consistent stream of new client recruits.
Instagram, in the long run, got the attention of Mr. Zuckerberg, who acknowledged how great Instagram’s early photograph sharing system would move toward becoming and saw the abundance of photograph sharing action over his very own informal organization. Mr. Zuckerberg dealt with the transactions with Mr. Systrom and Mr. Krieger to a great extent all alone.
Facebook acquired Instagram for $1 billion in real money and stock (however the last expense was nearer to $715 million in light of the fact that the stock on which part of the arrangement was based declined in esteem). It was Facebook’s greatest obtaining to date and came multi-month before the interpersonal organization’s first sale of stock.
“For quite a long time, we have concentrated on building the best understanding for imparting photographs to your loved ones,” Mr. Zuckerberg wrote in a blog entry about the arrangement. “Presently, we will have the capacity to work much more intimately with the Instagram group to likewise offer the best encounters for sharing lovely versatile photographs with individuals dependent on your interests.”
The arrangement instantly turned Mr. Systrom and Mr. Krieger into tycoons many occasions over. Instagram has since been esteemed at 100 times that $1 billion obtaining cost by Bloomberg Intelligence, a sizable rate of profitability on paper.
Facebook proceeded to buy Parse, an administration that gave devices to versatile engineers, and Oculus, a computer-generated experience equipment start-up, expanding into new regions past the first informal organization. Mr. Zuckerberg additionally burned through $19 billion to purchase WhatsApp.
In any case, Instagram remained Mr. Zuckerberg’s principle example of overcoming adversity. As Facebook saw a danger in youngsters withdrawing the system for Snapchat, an adversary photograph sharing system, Instagram rushed to move and reproduce one of Snapchat’s key highlights of online stories. From that point forward, Instagram has flooded further in notoriety, while Snapchat’s development has been conflicting.
The Departures of Mr. Systrom and Mr. Krieger make vulnerability around the application. It is indistinct who will lead the organization on the authors’ Departures, and if that individual can proceed with Instagram’s longstanding achievement streak. Marne Levine, who was beforehand Instagram’s head working officer, left her job at Instagram recently to come back to Facebook and lead associations.