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Originally Posted by gadget_lova View Post

With that statement, they imply that they do not cover the scratches and chipping because of the poor finish on the new iphone.
For the price that you have to pay for this phone, are you really not care?
I'm kind of sad that apple treating their customer like this.

I don't know, I know I should care about it, but I'm largely indifferent, I'm not convinced the problems are in a large enough majority that I should be concerned about them.
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lol... yeah lets throw a fit because a phone is not impervious to scratches. The world must be coming to an end!!!!
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yes it is normal that objects such as phones scratch. buy a case. problem solved.
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lol... yeah lets throw a fit because a phone is not impervious to scratches. The world must be coming to an end!!!!

That is not the point, read beforr you comment
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lol... yeah lets throw a fit because a phone is not impervious to scratches. The world must be coming to an end!!!!

I'm sure you would say the same if that car you just signed a contract on came out to the parking lot with a chipped windshield and the dealership told you that you should have ordered it with a bug deflector. Keep in mind that you have never even driven this car yet, but you the customer are at fault. This same principal applies to other consumer products does it not? I generally assume that my PC components have not been damaged by static electricity before I get them. If they're DOA it gets returned and I get a new one Newegg or Microcenter doesn't tell me, well you should have used an anti-static wristband.
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yes it is normal that objects such as phones scratch. buy a case. problem solved.

That will not solve the problem
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yes it is normal that objects such as phones scratch. buy a case. problem solved.

Their points were though that the phone should be durable enough to use without a case if you would prefer not to use one considering the price point of the phone, however I consider cases such as the ones below to be good looking and slim enough to be an option for even the biggest case-haters.

http://www.elementcase.com/Vapor-Pro-iPhone-Case-a/276.htm
post #38 of 200
people will still buy it even if the phone doesn’t boot...because it is apple.
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I'm sure you would say the same if that car you just signed a contract on came out to the parking lot with a chipped windshield and the dealership told you that you should have ordered it with a bug deflector. Keep in mind that you have never even driven this car yet, but you the customer are at fault. This same principal applies to other consumer products does it not? I generally assume that my PC components have not been damaged by static electricity before I get them. If they're DOA it gets returned and I get a new one Newegg or Microcenter doesn't tell me, well you should have used an anti-static wristband.

The article does not state that the parts COME scratched. The article states that they can easily BECOME scratched. Two completely different things.
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That will not solve the problem

~InTroDuCinG the iphone 6, made out of Tungsten! With flash force field for protection against asteroids!!


guess what, all phones scratch, while apple chose a glass and aluminum design that can have more 'noticeable' scratches,, other phones that have plastic get scratches just the same.
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