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Thread: RIM, Nokia Fire Back at Apple
07-17-2010, 05:10 AM #41
my iphone 4 does not drop a single bar when I hold it... weird how its just some phones
07-17-2010, 05:27 AM #42
07-17-2010, 05:27 AM #43
07-17-2010, 05:31 AM #44
Typical of SJ, blame everyone else.
07-17-2010, 05:45 AM #45
Hmm, if you're unhappy with your iPhone4, just return it. It IS just a phone. If you want you can send them to me. I still love Apple. Always have, always will.
07-17-2010, 06:10 AM #46
Regardless as to whether or not all smartphones have "weak spots. I still think it is bs that apple's solution to this was a bumper. All this talk about how they just so happened to make it obvious with a little line telling you where to
Put your finger in order to make it happen is just bs. When I spend top dollar to buy top of the line technology, I spend it because I want a flawless device that works well right out of the box. After all if I pay for a phone with a camera I want it
built in not in an add-on that allows me to take pictures. And with the bumper solution why should I need an accessory to allow me to make calls and not have them dropped? makes no sense. Fix the problem, don't cover it up with a band aid. I mention my frustration for that "small percent of users who experience these problems. I am fortunate not to have this issue on my iPhone 4
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07-17-2010, 06:12 AM #47
07-17-2010, 06:13 AM #48
From a personal prospective, I'm trying to tell u all why this has been so blown out of proportion.... Most people r windows users, including the media. Read my early post and u will see what my point is. Apple has alienated users for years. In my opinion, this is why there is so much negative attention focused on the i4. Many people hate apple, one example is there pc vs Mac commercials. Before the iPhone I was one of these people...couldn't stand apple, and there ridiculously lying commercials. Apple has made many enemies over the years, and now they r paying for it.
Yes the i4 is amazing, love it, wouldn't trade it for anything.
But there r still MANY PEOPLE
out there that hate apple, and unfortunately apple is giving them ammo to hate on them more.
07-17-2010, 06:15 AM #49
COme on guys - U DON'T like it DON'T buy it -
be fair - U were NOT born with it - IT IS NOT A BIRTH DEFECT.
People who bought it - if u hate it beyond u hate how ur face or hair or eye or leg or balls looks
Its Just a bloody Phone - Don't like it give it back - if u like it - just - Shut - UP.
I - nor my Wife - or any of my friends who bought it with me have any issues - none what - so - ever and i DON't use a bumper or case.
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07-17-2010, 06:45 AM #50
It's even present in former iPhones! Just did it on my 3G and it's there! The reason it's such a big deal is because it's an iPhone. Like a person in a previous post said, where was all the attention when other sh*t phones did the same thing. The media likes a story and people like to add to the flame... especially on a big successful company like apple. I don't know if there are many ps3 owners here but it's like when Sony removed the install other OS from the ps3 in a software update. Every ps3 owners started flipping out over a feature that probably over 90% of ps3 owners didn't even use. I bet most of these people here complaining don't even have an iPhone 4, yet they start saying they're gonna leave apple... and then next year those are the first people in line for the next iPhone. And about the case... come on you know you were going to buy one anyways almost everyone has an iPhone 3G/3GS case. Apple is giving you one for free!!! Take it!!!!
I rethought about my previous comment and I forgot to think about how those with the problem actually might feel and I guess I would be pretty mad if that was happening to me as well and I would be kinda frustrated at apple for not giving us a real solution to the problem but not so angry that I would bash as hard as some people here. I would logically go get my free case or get a full refund and buy an iPhone 3GS... are you really gonna leave apple after having an iPhone 4. I've played with it at the apple store and I still wanna get one lol. But honestly hope this gets fixed for you guys having problems
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07-17-2010, 07:02 AM #51
People will do anything to ***** now... Steve said you dont like it dont keep it, its pretty simple, and with 1 million units selling a week its not like people dont like it, obviously they do cause the phone provides features and look that no other phone does, this is why you are here right now on this forum, cause you joined when you got your first awesome iphone, now you will ***** about anything....
Dont like it, return it and move on, stop your winning.. And go head to BBforums and ***** there about their ugly phones...
And only reason they compared it to other phones, just to show that this is not ONLY an iPHone issue.
Next you'll see videos of the iPhone going into the lake and people ******** about it that it stopped working after. What do you think apple will do, they will grab the top 10 phones and throw them all in the lake, why cause this is the easiest way to clear any confusion, they will show their product behaving ordinary, like other phones. I just dont get why people are ********, u CAN TAKE IT BACK if you dont want it.
And for someone like me this set me clear because i never owed those other phones so i would have never been able to test it to compare.
Competition is why we have the technology we have today, its great and advances us.
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07-17-2010, 07:10 AM #52
I really think as he said "blown out of proportion", this iPhone4 was on everyone's list to buy since they announced it. Now the question is: if he offered to give full refund to anyone who is not satisfied with the product, how many people really would go and give their iPhone back? I doubt that any will.The figures will come soon and we shall see. I know that ever since I bought my first iPhone 2G, I never wanted to go back and buy any other phone. Now how many of you know and feel the same way ?
07-17-2010, 07:11 AM #53
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07-17-2010, 07:14 AM #54
iPhone 4 iPhone 4 iPhone 4! all it has done is cause problems -.- and it the only thing MMI post about now
07-17-2010, 07:25 AM #55
The song was great but so tired of this subject...blown out of proportion! Let's talk about something fun like a jailbreak update! Please....
07-17-2010, 07:33 AM #56
07-17-2010, 07:37 AM #57
Have you ever heard of rooting your Andriod phone. Similar to jailbreak with much less options and developments. Plus the battery life (in refrence to the EVO) is downright pitiful. People are criticizing Apple but it's funny how those same companies that people are posting responses to Jobs shedding light, or falsly acusing them about antennas in general, that have been in the business for years, tripped over themselves in 2007 trying to get a touch screen phone to compete against the iPhone, to production( remember the sorry Blackberry Storm, RIM the leader in the smartphone field felt threatened enough to create a rival phone). So if you try to innovate you will get bashed for it. We all can remember in 2007 the same journalist writing that Apple's iPhone would never work because they don't have physical keyboards on their phones, fast forward 2010 I think it's safe to say that was a start of a trend, as will the antenna design as soon as Rim, Motorola, HTC and Nokia figure out how to duplicate it. It's hilarious that people say I'm getting rid of my iPhone today, I'm so mad at Apple, yet in the same sentence they say I'm going to wait till September and buy it again. Does anybody see the irony?
07-17-2010, 07:43 AM #58
Apple haters blowing this out of proportion? Get real. You have people in this very thread that have owned the 2G, 3G, and 3GS and are dissappointed with the 4. How can you be a hater if you have owned every iPhone to come out.
Also, why do we have documented evidence pre this firestorm of antenna engineers stating the iPhone's external antenna design is a cause of concern?
This happens to every smartphone and not many people are complaining? Then why give away free stuff? And notice how we were given only a percentage of people who purchased AppleCare that complained about reception issues. How many people actually buy AppleCare?
07-17-2010, 07:56 AM #59
07-17-2010, 07:56 AM #60
Worried about reception issue? Then let's go back to the days of telescoping antennas. Most people are ignorant about wireless transmission and signal attenuation and wavelength antennae. Don't know what I'm talking about? Then STFU and live with it.
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