Tips Do Hard shell/Gel phone cases affect reception?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by kmf, May 28, 2011.

  1. kmf

    kmf Well-Known Member
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    Just wondering if anyone has solid information regarding whether or not hard shell/gel/leather cases for our phones have any effect on the quality of the signal that the phone is able to receive and transmit?
     

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  2. LaTuFu

    LaTuFu Well-Known Member
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    They do not have any effect on reception.
     
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  3. ladybadger2007

    ladybadger2007 Well-Known Member
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    I have several cases gel, plastic, and plastic blingy. I have noticed that my phone seems to go slower when I have the case on then when it's off. Since the 2.2 update I have to turn my phone off a couple times a day, well yesterday I took the case off to restart it, and didn't put it back on and it seemed to do better, so I don't know . I'm seriously considering gettting a diffferent phone all together.
     

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