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Whatever happened to exchangeable phone covers?

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27th August 2012, 08:10 PM   |  #1  
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Remember back in the day when we used to exchange covers on our phone every time we felt like it? I remember when I had my Nokia 3310 and my 3650, I used to buy a new cover every month just cause it got boring. Now with the new phones, its a pain in the ass, and you void your warranty, and you can never find any housings with different colours. Bring back exchangeable phone covers please!!!!
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28th August 2012, 09:20 AM   |  #2  
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I guess the snap on cases are the new wave of things.

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28th August 2012, 10:06 PM   |  #3  
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Reminds me of my sidekick days... Great times


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One of my favourite old school phones i had was an Ericsson you could change the colour of the plastic at the base of the aerial.

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Nokia with glowing battery and case. Those were the days.
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I had an old Nokia with a clear case. The phone had enough LED's in it that I could and did use it as a flashlight at times. I think I still have that phone somewhere.

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I remember all of those phones.

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Nokia with glowing battery and case. Those were the days.

and the flashing keypad or flashing antenna.
4th September 2012, 03:26 AM   |  #9  
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and the flashing keypad or flashing antenna.

Ah yes, the epilepsy inducing phones. Funny that they still had great battery life.

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27th September 2012, 04:11 AM   |  #10  
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I was just online shopping for a replacement battery door *just* so I could get it in a different color.

I might just paint it like people custom paint their Xbox controllers.

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