Originally Posted by goldberry
After watching several relatives using the Nexus and carelessly setting it on arms of couches etc I wouldn't be surprised if there wasn't a large incident of dropped Nexus's out there. If anyone thinks a drop on a hard surface isn't going to damage this unit they better refrain from getting one.
Having it in a decent case might help but even then one needs to treat this device with some care.
You're discussing cracked screens and you have a hammer in your avatar! Keep it away from your Nexus!