Brushed Metal Back iPhone Fake

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by dissdnt, Oct 12, 2010.

  1. dissdnt macrumors 65816

    dissdnt

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    Gizmodo posted this
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    Totally fake. Look at the camera housing, it's not even molded to it, it's looped around the camera and LED like a skin. Lame.
     
  2. map1978 macrumors 68020

    map1978

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    just a $10 skin slapped on the back

    like u said, lame
     
  3. Small White Car macrumors G4

    Small White Car

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    It does look cool.

    So, wait, they've got a phone with the part that's easiest to change...changed? And they're claiming that means something?

    (I didn't see the article, is that really their point?)
     
  4. mallom macrumors regular

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    I have the same battery back cover ($18 ebay) + Black Griffin reveal with a clear back ($10 ebay or $30 others)

    It looks super sexy. You just have to fix something in between the camera and the flash, and you are good to go.
    I don't have any problems with the camera and it's quality. Flash works as it supposed to.
    I don't see any problems why not change your back cover if you want to.

    I already order a white back cover for my girlfriend and also a white griffin reveal. I think I will look good.
     
  5. r3voLoLwuT macrumors member

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    Gizmodo is claiming it's the "Verizon iPhone"... idiots
     
  6. dissdnt thread starter macrumors 65816

    dissdnt

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    The article said it was the new Verizon phone, and then 9to5mac said it was the new liquid metal hahaha. Lame.
     
  7. QuarterSwede macrumors G3

    QuarterSwede

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    Shame on Gizmodo. The word "iPhone" isn't even sharp enough. Totally a skin.
     
  8. Savor Suspended

    Savor

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    Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 4_0 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/532.9 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/4.0.5 Mobile/8A293 Safari/6531.22.7)

    I could care less if it was real or not. It is so easy to remove the back for us to add our own personal touch to them. I expect the iPhone to be like that next year. Change the back and call it an iPhone 5! I have a case which covers the back anyway and makes the cosmetic change become moot for me. No need to get jealous or insecure about anything if it were true.
     

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