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Old 04-23-2010, 09:33 PM
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Armor case killed my reception!

Anyone notice their aluminum armor case really inhibits their signal reception when it's on? Someone just told me a case made out of aluminum can interference with radio signals. I wonder if this case is the culprit. Also since I bought the case, the battery life has been really poor...
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Old 04-23-2010, 11:24 PM
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Re: Armor case killed my reception!

What case is that? Just wanna know so I don't get that one. Yea, aluminum can mess with the signal. Don't know why they would make a case out of one.
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Old 04-24-2010, 01:52 AM
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Re: Armor case killed my reception!

any case made out of any metal will kill your signal , just like going into dark box
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Old 04-25-2010, 06:32 PM
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Re: Armor case killed my reception!

kill signal & battery.. that constant polling will put a heck of a drain on it... I wonder too if that would actually kill the antenna..
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Old 04-26-2010, 10:23 AM
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Re: Armor case killed my reception!

No it doesn't hurt the phone in any way. It just totally changes the antenna pattern when it has a huge ground plane surrounding the phone.
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