Latest iPhone 4 design flaw leads to shattered glass back

By Emil ยท 34 replies
Oct 8, 2010
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  1. how anyone can say your not using your mobile properly is absolutely beyond me!!

    IT'S A MOBILE PHONE HELLOOO - a telephone that is able to be used whilst you are mobile

    I have the iphone 4 all i can say is what a MISTAKE!
    i can not use it so what is the point?
    absolutely no coverage ,where i did have before with the same provider and it has to be wrapped in cotton wool or it might break

    what were they thinking?....obviously they weren't at all
    and have heard numerous stories of the 'cracked' or 'shattered' back

    currently in the process of attempting to return the iphone, if anyone has a better suggestion i would really love to know about it
  2. Leeky

    Leeky TS Evangelist Posts: 3,797   +117

    Sell it. Someone will buy it for a silly amount of money, and then you can use the money to buy something that actually works as it should....
  3. Flannelwarrior

    Flannelwarrior TS Rookie Posts: 131

    3 month old phone shatters
    Manufacturer replaces phone
  4. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +421

    I agree with the rest of your post, but when it comes to bashing Apple, people often take small leaps in whatever they are saying. It isn't a "whole entire cracked screen", its the back glass, which isn't the screen.
  5. Gars

    Gars TS Booster Posts: 232

    umm Apple..

    isnt this a (pr)launch campaign of WP7?

    im apple hater but here, something stings

    just joking :) but to produce something in china have cost - right?
  6. aj_the_kidd

    aj_the_kidd TS Rookie Posts: 555

    I have never been a fan of Apple and never will be, but the iPhone is a great phone. Still I prefer Andriod phones, its nice not being locked into iTunes.
  7. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,922   +630

    Well, if a protected back screen (which should be very tough for use in non-cased scenarios) can shatter with some dirt particles rubbing around, I don't want to know what would set off the much more complicated and unprotected front screen..
  8. SNGX1275

    SNGX1275 TS Forces Special Posts: 10,742   +421

    Obviously there aren't too many cracking, otherwise the story would be on bad front screens.
  9. mylonite

    mylonite TS Rookie Posts: 46

    I love MACS! If I didn't have to occasionally use a PC I wouldn't have the troubles that I have right now and I wouldn't be on this website.
  10. LNCPapa

    LNCPapa TS Special Forces Posts: 4,276   +461

    But your growth in the computer field would be stunted if you only used Macs.

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