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Best Android phones with Gorilla Glass

If you’re prone to dropping your phone or are reading this article through a cracked screen, it'd be wise to invest in a phone that can withstand some damage! Thankfully, that’s where Gorilla Glass comes in. Discover the best Android phones built with one of the toughest materials around. 

What is Gorilla Glass?

Gorilla Glass is currently the toughest material phones can be made out of. It is thin, yet super strong, so it doesn’t ruin the sleek aesthetics of most modern smartphones. 

It can come in a few different types, but they are all similar in their strength and durability:

  • Gorilla Glass Victus
  • Gorilla Glass 6
  • Gorilla Glass 5
  • Gorilla Glass 3+
  • Gorilla Glass 3
  • Gorilla Glass with DX/DX+
  • Vibrant Corning Gorilla Glass
  • Antimicrobial Gorilla Glass

Find out if you already have Gorilla Glass on your phone.

Best Android phones with Gorilla Glass

As well as having tough Gorilla Glass built in, the following phones are also some of the best around - boasting huge screens, big batteries, powerful cameras, and 4G or 5G connectivity.

Samsung

A pioneer in smartphone technology, Samsung have a huge range of phones with Gorilla Glass, promising their customers not only style and features, but safety and security too. Check out the impressive specs on these six models, from the Galaxy S21, Galaxy S20, and Galaxy A series.

If you want to know more about Samsung and its best models, check out our guide on the right Samsung for you.

Samsung Galaxy S21 ultra

Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra

Price: £1,144.99 

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

Display

6.8 inches

Cameras

Rear

108MP

12MP

10MP

10MP

 

Front

40MP

Storage

128GB or 256GB

Battery

5,000mAh

Connectivity

5G


Almost tablet-size screen for watching TV shows, videos on YouTube, and video-chatting

Impressive quad rear cameras with powerful 108MP main camera

Massive 40MP front camera for the clearest and most detailed selfies and recordings

Big 5,000mAh battery

5G 

Samsung Galaxy S21+

Samsung Galaxy S21+

Price: £945.99 

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

Display

6.7 inches

Cameras

Rear

64MP

12MP

12MP

 

Front

10MP

Storage

128GB or 256GB

Battery

4,800mAh

Connectivity

5G


Large screen is ideal for watching content

Powerful triple rear camera with 64MP main lens

Decent 10MP front lens

4,800mAh battery is long-lasting and reliable on journeys where you don’t have access to a plug socket

5G 

Samsung Galaxy S21

Samsung Galaxy S21

Price: £766.99

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

Display

6.2 inches

Cameras

Rear

64MP

12MP

12MP

 

Front

10MP

Storage

128GB or 256GB

Battery

4,000mAh

Connectivity

5G


Big screen

Powerful triple rear camera with 64MP main lens

Decent 10MP front lens

4,000mAh battery capacity

5G 

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G

Samsung Galaxy S20 FE 5G

Price: £696.99

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Display

6.5 inches

Cameras

Rear

12MP

12MP

8MP

 

Front

32MP

Storage

128GB

Battery

4,500mAh

Connectivity

5G


Large screen is ideal for watching video content or video-chatting friends and family

Decent triple rear cameras

Strong 32MP front camera will make front videos sharp and clear, and selfies detailed

4,500mAh battery is reliable

5G 

Samsung Galaxy A52

Samsung Galaxy A52

Price: £397.99 

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Display

6.5 inches

Cameras

Rear

64MP

32MP

12MP

5MP

5MP

 

Front

32MP

Storage

128GB

Battery

4,500mAh

Connectivity

5G


Large screen

Penta rear cameras for all  types of photos, from crystal-clear landscapes to macro images of tiny details

Powerful 32MP front camera compliments the impressive quad lenses

4,500 mAh battery life

5G 

 

Samsung Galaxy A42

Price: £317.99 

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass 3

Display

6.6 inches

Cameras

Rear

48MP

20MP

8MP

5MP

5MP

 

Front

20MP

Storage

128GB

Battery

5,000mAh

Connectivity

5G


Huge, clear display screen will minimise strain on eyes

Another impressive penta rear camera with strong 40MP and 20MP lenses

Reliable 20MP front camera

Large 5,000mAh battery life can last for several days, depending on usage

5G 

 

Xiaomi

Xiaomi is one of the biggest smartphone manufacturers in the world, with huge screens, big battery capacities, impressive cameras, and great value prices. 

If the two models below aren’t for you, there’s still plenty more Xiaomi phones to choose from.

 

Xiaomi Mi 11T

Price: £495.99

Gorilla Glass

Gorilla Glass Victus

Display

6.67 inches

Cameras

Rear

108MP

16MP

8MP

5MP

 

Front

16MP

Storage

256GB

Battery

5,000mAh

Connectivity

5G


Large screen for all visual activities

Quad rear cameras with a sharp and vivid 108MP main lens for the most detailed photos

16MP front camera

Huge 5,000mAh battery life

5G 

Xiaomi Redmi Note 10 Pro

Redmi Note 10 Pro

Price: £266.99 

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Display

6.67 inches

Cameras

Rear

108MP

8MP

5MP

2MP

 

Front

16MP

Storage

128GB

Battery

5,020mAh

Connectivity

5G


Large display screen

Quad rear camera setup with 108MP main lens, ideal for photographers or photo-fanatics

Decent 10MP front lens

Impressive 5,020mAh battery is long-lasting, ideal for road trips and long journeys

5G 

 

Nokia

A much loved, old-school brand, Nokia now produce tough phones made with Gorilla Glass. If you want a handset that’s strong, sleek, and affordable, the XR20 could be the one for you. 

If this brand interests you, but you don’t want the XR20, check out what else Nokia has to offer.

Nokia XR20

Nokia XR20

Price: £395.99

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

Display

6.67 inches

Cameras

Rear

48MP

13MP

 

Front

8MP

Storage

64GB

Battery

4,630mAh

Connectivity

5G


Big display

Dual rear camera with powerful 48MP main lens

4,630mAh battery capacity is usually big enough for most people to last for a day or more

5G 

 

Motorola

Motorola offers affordable, yet high-tech, smartphones with big screens, reliably long-lasting batteries, and colourful displays. As well as being tough, the Motorola DEFY also has a host of other features.

Motorola DEFY

Motorola DEFY

Price: £248.99

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass Victus

Display

6.5 inches

Cameras

Rear

48MP

2MP

2MP

 

Front

8MP

Storage

64GB

Battery

5,000mAh

Connectivity

4G


Big screen size is great for watching videos, gaming, video-chatting, and more

Triple rear camera allows for great portrait and landscape shots with various angles

Long-lasting 5,000mAh battery capacity

 

CAT

Perhaps a lesser-known brand, CAT create rugged, durable phones with textured grips that are suitable for heavy work. So it’s no wonder they’re made with some of the toughest Gorilla Glass to avoid cracks whilst on the job.

CAT S42

CAT S42

Price: £228.99

Gorilla Glass

Corning Gorilla Glass 5

Display

5.5 inches

Cameras

Rear

13MP

 

Front

5MP

Storage

32GB

Battery

4,200mAh

Connectivity

4G


Lightweight and portable design

4,200mAh will most likely last all day (and possibly more, depending on usage)

Rugged, strong design make this a reliable option for workers or people who tend to drop their phone often

 

Keep reading

If the strength and durability of your smartphone is your top priority, you may want to check out some of the best waterproof phones available on the market too. 

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