1. EnterpriseGlobe's Avatar
    Hi Everyone!

    Does anybody know if Apple plans to create a new IPhone not with the plastic, cheap & scratchy case, but with metal one, like for example new MacBook?

    I think it would be than finally really on top of the others!

    03-06-2009 03:30 AM
  2. zukir02's Avatar
    I think the metal will block the signal to the phone to much. I think that is why they are plastic now, it doesn't block the 3g signal.

    I am not sure about this, I am going off of what I have heard and been told. I am sure other smarter people will know more about this. lol
    03-06-2009 09:02 AM
  3. dooks88's Avatar
    I'm not exactly sure about the 3g signal. But I do know wifi can not be behind metal. That's why the iPod touch has a plastic cover at the top.
    03-06-2009 10:44 AM
  4. Nellybelly333's Avatar
    From what I have heard it is going to be a matte black plastic back. You won't see the fingerprints, you will have a better grip on the phone, and the plastic lets the 3G/wireless signal in.

    I have heard just about all of that from this website though, so it is just hear say at this point...
    03-06-2009 06:43 PM
  5. jhamilton3's Avatar
    If Nelly is right I wonder if it will still me easy to slip it in and out of your pocket like the current one is when naked..
    03-10-2009 10:34 AM
  6. Kryckter's Avatar
    I am hoping for an iPhone refresh this summer with a uniBody iPhone...
    03-12-2009 10:36 PM
  7. chobbs1's Avatar
    I still have the first Gen phone just because of the aluminium case!!! hate the plastic!
    03-13-2009 03:48 PM
  8. chobbs1's Avatar
    well I guess not this year but I sure hope that they do someday. even thogh I hate the plastic I am upgrading to the 3GS
    06-14-2009 04:04 AM