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Anyone seen or heard anything about star shaped dots on the backside of the iphone 4? Regular thumbprints are easy to wipe of but these dots i need to rub hard to get of. And they appear again as my finger touch the surface.

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Whoa sorry for the unhelpful post but that is trippy! I'll check out if my phone has any of that.
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Well i have no clue what it came from. It has been there for long. Though i never bothered to research it. But well now im thinking. Can i send it back for a replacment cause its starting to get really annoying. It reappears just as i touch the surface again.

And its hard to rub off.
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It looks like oxidation(from the acid in our skin perhaps, some people are more acidic than others) or clear-coat separation. I'd definitely ask apple about this.
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It looks like oxidation(from the acid in our skin perhaps, some people are more acidic than others) or clear-coat separation. I'd definitely ask apple about this.
Yes it really weird. I never cleaned it with any other stuff then dry cloth.

But after i used the phone for say 10 min and my hand has covered the whole backside. These dots are all over the backside. If i then wipe it with my shirt the thumprints wipes of but these star dots are still there. But if i rub harder hand way much longer, They disappear too.

On this image i cleaned it hard then i just took my thumb and wiped over the backside and the dots appear again.
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A huge swedish phone site never head of it but they posted my pic on the site

http://feber.se/iphone/art/206251/ha...#disqus_thread
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