Two different space grey iPhone 6's?

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  1. thadoggfather Suspended

    thadoggfather

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    i know different angles and shots but mine looks like this:
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    whereas my SG rMini and rMB look like this iPhone 6:
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    All three next to each other, my 6+ stands out
     
  2. Newtons Apple macrumors P6

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    I have two grey iPhone 6+ and they are not the same shade of grey. Guess it varies but you images do show two different color temp lighting sources which might have some effect.
     
  3. yjchua95 macrumors 604

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    Next thing we know, there'll be 50 shades of gray of Apple devices :)
     
  4. JM macrumors 6502a

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    The two photos have completely different angles and lighting. It plays a major part in the perception of the photographs I think.
     
  6. noobinator macrumors 601

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    Mine looks bright green in the right lighting.
     
  7. ucfgrad93 macrumors P6

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    The background is different as well.
     
  8. The-Real-Deal82 macrumors 601

    The-Real-Deal82

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    Exactly, totally different conditions. The shades will look different in natural light as opposed to in a light box or under artificial lighting too.
     
  9. Nickpocalypse macrumors regular

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    Hugely. Tilting the phone just a little bit under light can either make the antenna lines lighter than the space grey metal, or darker.

    Strange that people are finding different shades of Space Grey!
     
  10. thadoggfather thread starter Suspended

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    i know different angles can look different, but having my rMB rMini and 6+ (all SG) next to each other, the 6+ stands out as most different and least SG-y.
     
  11. stevemiller macrumors 65816

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    I'm pretty sure "space grey" is different between different products (5S, 6, iPad, rMB) but I haven't seen any significant variation within the same models. So while your ipad, iPhone and laptop might indeed have different shades, the difference between those photos you posted are almost certainly just lighting/exposure and camera angle.

    Fwiw, I wish the iPhone space grey was darker, but what can you do?
     
  12. C DM macrumors Westmere

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    Yeah, the iPhone one seems almost closer to silver in a sense (not the silver iPhone, but silver-like as in a more brighter version of gray that what I would expect or at least hope for space gray to be).
     

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