Holy schmoly...Element's Gold Collection

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by ngocnguyen, Nov 7, 2013.

  1. ngocnguyen macrumors member

    Oct 3, 2012
  2. rjbeh macrumors regular

    Jan 7, 2011
    just pulled the trigger and bought one, will show pics when it arrives
  3. ron808 macrumors regular


    Oct 13, 2011
    West Coast, USA
  4. Bowsa2511 macrumors regular

    Oct 21, 2013
    If I could afford it, I'd definitely get the Sector 5!
  5. nwmtnbiker macrumors 68000


    Apr 5, 2011
    Fidalgo Island
    Dang I wish I would've held out for the gold5s! Hopefully next year with the iP6 gold will be available...
  6. Lux12 macrumors member

    Nov 2, 2013
    Dat price.... If i can afford out I'm definitely going with the gold solace au case. This thing would look so sick with my gold 5s! I wish it was in the $1-70 range though.
  7. bradl macrumors 68040


    Jun 16, 2008
    Dock looks great.. cases look gaudy. Too heavy and clunky. Plus with all of that gold, it drowns out the white on the phone. But the dock would look good with it. All in all, pricey as well. But the dock might be worth it.

  8. bhags8 macrumors 6502a

    Mar 18, 2012
    Looks sick, but I will never a buy a $100+ phone "case". I do feel sorry for people who bought the regular ones for their gold phone only to have these come out.
  9. Oui macrumors 6502

    Nov 9, 2012
    Those are some of the most obnoxious and ugly cases Ive seen.
    Just proves you can't buy class.
  10. ngocnguyen thread starter macrumors member

    Oct 3, 2012
    I thought the same about the gold/champagne iPhone 5S...but the demand for it is insane! Maybe Element is filling the need?

    Steve Jobs once said (something like this)..."people do not know what they want until it is presented to them"
  11. Korican100 macrumors 6502a


    Oct 9, 2012
    why is there always a guy like you in an elementcase thread? lmao just sad
  12. NovemberWhiskey macrumors 68030


    May 18, 2009
    He complimented the product, and stated a personal opinion affecting only himself.

    What's the problem again? It shouldn't affect you at all.
  13. Bowsa2511 macrumors regular

    Oct 21, 2013
    Some people can't seem themselves justifying $100+ on a case alone, but if money wasn't a problem, they'd probably think otherwise
  14. AFDoc macrumors 68030

    Jun 29, 2012
    Colorado Springs USA for now
    "I pitty the fool that messes with my case"

    Wouldn't buy it but if I did... I'd wait for aliexpress to put on out.

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  15. bhags8 macrumors 6502a

    Mar 18, 2012
    Sad thing is... Money isn't the problem. I actually like the way 3 of those cases look but paying $100+ on a phone case is silly.


    U mad bro? How about you rip the guys that are actually ripping the case. I said it looks nice but I would never pay $100 for a case. It seems like you're just looking to get yourself into a forum argument. GL with that.
  16. BSDanalyst macrumors regular

    Sep 16, 2013
    Hong Kong
    These cases are too over the top and do not look great in real life. (IMO)
    I almost bought the sector 5 before but it's just too loud and not subtle enough for my tastes.
  17. rjbeh macrumors regular

    Jan 7, 2011
    here's my gold sector

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  18. Brady KEITH macrumors member

    Brady KEITH

    Nov 10, 2013

    that looks sick! :cool: how's it feel in hand? seriously considering an all-black sector 5 purchase for my space gray after Christmas.

    would you post some more macro (close up) pics? also, how's the fit...any "play" between the case and the phone?

    again, sick case!
  19. conorporter macrumors newbie

    Nov 14, 2013
    I lost all patience for the diminished reception when using these bumpers.
  20. Hobbit6003 macrumors member

    Jun 8, 2007
    Ditto to that, this case really destroys the elegant form factor of the phone.

    Just like some of those rich Chinese that put GT wings on their BMWs...:p
  21. ngocnguyen thread starter macrumors member

    Oct 3, 2012
    where is your data to prove this? There are hundreds if not thousands of posts that verify the Sector5 case does not affect signal. You must've used all metal bumpers which will affect signal for sure.
  22. revenent macrumors regular

    Jul 26, 2008
    It does not look as bad as i thought it might be.

    But its too pricy i can only afford one..
  23. MasterRattler macrumors member

    Aug 27, 2012
  24. archrider macrumors 6502a


    Feb 10, 2008
    I am in complete agreement with this post. Some people must assume all aluminum bumpers cause signal issues. Maybe people want to put down Element because of price. Significant signal degradation isn't a problem.

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