Carbon Fiber Porsche Case

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by vesnyder, Nov 5, 2009.

  1. vesnyder macrumors newbie

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    Anybody found this case on eBay? It is a carbon fiber snap-on case (unlike the DRO Concepts CF slide case) with the Porsche logo. They have Porsche, Ferrari, AMG and several others. Not sure what I think? Even though I am a Porsche enthusiast I am not sure how I would feel afetr a month with the logo on my phone? The AMG one looks muted and may be more tolerable long term. I will in include a pic below.

    Not sure these are endorsed by the manufacturers so if you want one I suggest you act fast!
     

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  2. zdblue11 macrumors member

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  3. AlvinDj macrumors newbie

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    Yea, I'm curious whether it is real too or not :rolleyes:
     
  4. justinwebb macrumors regular

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    i'll stick with my DRO concepts case, i love it and looks much much better than that
     
  5. Sun Baked macrumors G5

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    Not even a real logo, why would they give you real carbon fiber.

    Surprised it doesn't say Porche.
     
  6. zdblue11 macrumors member

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    well on the bottom of the image it says, infinitycarbon.com
    so i was only hoping :rolleyes:
     
  7. macdudechafic macrumors newbie

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    i want one!! :mad:
    can someone send me the ebay link

    oh and how much was it:p
     
  8. Battery Pulse macrumors member

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    Oh my. That case is a huge turn off for me. But I guess we all have our own style. :)
     
  9. carlosrg macrumors newbie

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    from my understanding Carbon and RF do not mix

    Carbon fiber acts as to dissipate RF and convert it into heat. Thus using a carbon shell on a device that is meant to communicate on RF is not ideal. Stealth Jets use Carbon fiber on the entire body of the jet to become invisible, along with a few other tricks.

    I only talk about this because I also wanted a CF shell but I really can't afford any signal loss.
     
  10. justinwebb macrumors regular

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    lol there is no signal loss everyone keeps assuming there is but I can tell you now with my carbon fiber case its 4 layers of CF and not a bit of signal loss. You are mis-informed
     
  11. Stormbringer macrumors regular

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    He's not.

    That in this particular case there's no clear consequent of this is an other thing, but he's right that CF and RF don't go together well...
     
  12. dread macrumors 6502a

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    The problem with this case is you will look like a tool when you get into your kia to drive home.
     
  13. vesnyder thread starter macrumors newbie

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    How about when I get into this ...
     

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