Tech Talk: Shocking repair prices for the iPhone X

iPhone X is not only the most expensive smartphone but the easiest to break.

The iPhone X has been named Apple's most breakable phone in a recent study.

Since the front and the back of the iPhone X are all glass, it did poorly in reviewer drop tests. This led SquareTrade to call the iPhone X the most breakable iPhone ever.

It is also more expensive to fix. A cracked iPhone X screen will set you back $279, and other damage could cost you over $500.

"Phone insurance is worth it if you have an expensive device that you know you're going to be using for a long time," said Techlicious' Suzanna Kantra.

All of the major wireless carriers offer phone insurance plans for a monthly fee that cover theft, loss, damage and mechanical failure.

While AppleCare and electronic insurance companies like SquareTrade offer protection for a flat rate, another good insurance option is to invest in a durable case.

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