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By citronbull, Member on 16th May 2014, 01:19 AM
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I got this from Amazon. It took forever to arrive from china, but for $13 shipped, well worth it. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00JYPPK7U/..._M3T1_ST1_dp_1
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16th May 2014, 01:38 AM |#2  
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I don't see how the ir blaster would work with that bumper.
16th May 2014, 02:38 AM |#3  
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Looks good, ordering one myself.

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16th May 2014, 03:08 AM |#4  
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For $13 you can't beat it.
16th May 2014, 03:22 AM |#5  
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I don't see how the ir blaster would work with that bumper.

Lol. It won't. But for someone like me who has never used the ir it doesn't matter.

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16th May 2014, 06:54 PM |#6  
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I'm planning on getting this and a slickwrap skin, since the bumper does nothing to protect the metal surface.
16th May 2014, 07:32 PM |#7  
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Red and Gold
Heres the red and the gold on gunmetal. If the red looks a little pinkish its because it is. I didn't see it on OP's photos because he doesn't have a picture from that particular angle but mine are from LoveMei and has the words on the left side of the frame. It feels like the lettering is debossed so I think it might be acid etched. Kinda tacky and might be an issue with some of you.




16th May 2014, 07:49 PM |#8  
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How do these bumpers feel in the hand? Does it feel grippier or more slick?
What would you say are the protective qualities of the case? Or is it purely aesthetic?
17th May 2014, 12:19 AM |#9  
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How do these bumpers feel in the hand? Does it feel grippier or more slick?
What would you say are the protective qualities of the case? Or is it purely aesthetic?

Its anodized aluminum, so it feels like about the same grippiness as stock. To me it feels like its mostly aesthetic, the only thing i see it protecting is the machined edge between the sides and the screen, which i probably put a few scratches in to while putting the bumper on so...mostly aesthetic.
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How much does it affect the signal with WiFi or your data?

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17th May 2014, 03:58 AM |#11  
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How much does it affect the signal with WiFi or your data?

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Yea I would like to know. I had one on the s4.. I noticed a 1 bar drop In WiFi and a 2-3 bar drop in signal

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