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Soft touch surface is weak. Disappeared in corner.

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Default Soft touch surface is weak. Disappeared in corner.


When I was cleaning my N5 today, I noticed that, in one corner of the backplate, the soft touch surface is gone. Beneath there is glossy, black plastic. Before you ask - the phone never dropped. Simply sliding it in and out of my pocket for 2 months must have wiped the surface off.

WTF? So in a year from now, my phone looks like a black cow?
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Is it the white or black one you have

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This happens to all devices with soft-touch covering. I remember when the HTC 8X came out, and people were upset that the corners were wearing away from sliding their phone in and out of their pockets. When I first learned that the Nexus 5 had a soft-touch covering, I wasn't very thrilled. It's one of the reasons why I bought a case before I even got the phone.

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Well this is news to me. I guess it's time to get a case.

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