Thanks Meter 239
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Originally Posted by senormoll
All of these cases you see on Amazon and Verizon and nobody has considered machining a new battery door out of aluminum or something? The cheap plastic has gotta be the #1 thing a lot of people hate about this phone, and I would definitely be willing to pay $15-20 for a nice metal back.
Does Samsung have some kind of patent that prevents this?
I suspect a metal door would interfere with the antennas, wouldn't it?
On the Nexus S, some guy had the same complaint about the plastic feeling cheap, he came up with a mod that involves spraying some rubber coating on it. Seems popular, cheap, easy, and reversible.
Check it out: http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=881062
Wiping battery stats has the same influence over battery life as waving a dead chicken over your phone does; none, per Google
If your sig takes up more screen real estate than most of your posts, maybe you should trim it a bit...