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Thread: where is the antena?
10-14-2007, 02:04 PM #1where is the antena?
A quick question...
Can anyone tell me where the antena is in the iPhone? When I'm in my living room and my iPhone is on the couch it gets a full 5 bar signal. Sometimes depending how I hold it I can get "no service" or anything from 1-5 bars.
If I knew where the antena is then I could make an effort to keep my hand away form it and keep my full signal!
10-14-2007, 02:08 PM #2
The black part on the bottom back.Proud MMi Retired Moderator.
10-14-2007, 02:21 PM #3
If you search on you tube there are quite a few vids where the iphone is taken apart and they show all the physical features.
If Im not mistaken it runs vertically on one side of the phone. but I could be totally wrong.
10-14-2007, 02:32 PM #4
well, everybody says it is in the black piece on the back at the bottom.
And I saw a diagram or a guy holding it different ways and when he wasnt covering the black piece, he had more service..
But I also could be wrong.Proud MMi Retired Moderator.
10-14-2007, 03:43 PM #5
I just watched a couple of take aparts. It seems the antena is the back plastic, and its cable runs right up the right hand side.
Thats probably why I get no signal when i hold it flat in my palm. I'll stick with 3 finger tips and a thumb!
Thanks for the replies though
10-14-2007, 03:47 PM #6