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iPhone 5 production slows down due to stricter quality control

10 October, 2012 | Read the news | Post your comment
iPhone 5 production slows down due to stricter quality control - read the full textApple is experiencing a slowdown in the iPhone 5 production as the company is trying to enforce a tighter control over the manufacturing process. The company is working with Foxconn to lower down the number of devices shipped with nicks and scratches. According to an anonymous source who...


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> In reply to yellow @ 2012-10-10 12:08 from 64bn - click to readWrong. It means they messed up big time and did not take the time to notice it and now they are suffering semi trying to fix it. Cheap? I don't see Samsung phones coming out the box with some fresh brand new scratches.

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  • 2012-10-10 12:19
  • q8Q8

cry more android fans..everytime there's an apple update..all you have to do is bash it..and then what?? you cannot change or please everyone to buy android..just accept the fact that its not only android whos running on this business..let people decide what they want..dont bash every competitor of you android..bashing apple wont make ur android better..its the same android. right? just have fun and world peace to evryone.

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  • 2012-10-10 12:15
  • 3rNs

iphone 5 is sold like crazy, everyone I know wants one.

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  • 2012-10-10 12:14
  • 0@dE

That's what happens when you use aluminium foil for something like this...I'm an IPhone user since day one, and aside the fact this one is "cute", i'm not planning to burn my money on it.I'm stiking with my 4S until Xiaomi MI2 release.

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  • 2012-10-10 12:12
  • LJgs

thats a bad news!

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  • 2012-10-10 12:11
  • t7Xk

this is a real company that cares about consumers and quality, they are cutting their own profits to make higher quality products!! look at samsung releasing plastic after plastic even though the melt in your pocket!!

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  • 2012-10-10 12:08
  • 64bn

"...chips of the iPhone 5 are due to the special aluminum Apple has decided to use for the smartphone..."

Translated for non-fanbois: 'special' = soft alloy = quicker / cheaper to machine = not fit for intended purpose (daily handling).

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  • 2012-10-10 12:05
  • xEIx

So it is not normal to have scratches on the iPhone5 out of box! Apple make your mind,,,,,, LIARS

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  • 2012-10-10 12:04
  • xqGP

First! :)
I ordered mine yesterday and I have to wait 3-4 weeks.

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  • 2012-10-10 12:02
  • 3LFe

Well done Apple.

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  • 2012-10-10 12:02
  • TSPS

*EoE SFX sound : tumbling down... tumbling down...

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  • 2012-10-10 12:01
  • tA$P


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