Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 1st Jul 2010 19:04 UTC
Apple So, the iPhone 4 has been out for a while, and is getting mostly pretty good reviews - there's one major sore spot, though. Apple made this hoopla about their fancy antenna thingie, but as it turns out, this thingie is kind of a design flaw, causing signal loss (and dropped calls) for some people. Despite downplaying by Steve Jobs himself, AnandTech has done a thorough investigation, and they've found out that the problem - which affects every mobile phone - is a whole lot worse on the iPhone 4 due to the new antenna. At the same time, however, the iPhone has much better reception in low signal situations. What?
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RE: Comment by Kroc
by tbutler on Thu 1st Jul 2010 23:48 UTC in reply to "Comment by Kroc"
tbutler
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Somehow I suspect that's the sort of way Jobs demonstrates to engineers how things need to be redone on devices, if tales that leak out of the company are any indicator.

I like the idea, think you can get them to implement it? ;)

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