Phone Scoop

printed November 28, 2014
See this page online at:
http://www.phonescoop.com/articles/discuss.php?fm=m&ff=387&fi=2427327

Home  ›  Reviews  ›

Review: iPhone 4

Form Basics Extras Wrap-Up Comments  

Back to message list

Didn't Like Design?!

by Tamarai    Jun 25, 2010, 4:10 AM

Wow... can't believe you were so down on the design. The feel of the glass and metal gives me the perception of a fine watch. I've suffered through many a creaking battery door, 'soft-touch' devices where the rubbery stuff rubs away with use, and just plain cheap feeling. The T-Mobile G1 probably wins in the poorest of build quality for a smartphone.

The iPhone-4 though is the best -- I've never held a device that felt so rich. Elegance oozes from the look and feel of the device. I got one of the overpriced bumpers, which in their own right are quite well designed and built, but when it's on, I miss that metal band -- hate to cover it up, though the iPhone looks great with that as well.

I'd say this device needs protection when out and about, but naked when at home for full appreciation of the device. Speck has announced their Candyshell line for the iPhone-4 -- that should do it ;)

Report to moderator

Replies


This forum is closed.

Back to message list

Subscribe to Phone Scoop News with RSS Follow @phonescoop on Twitter Phone Scoop on Facebook Phone Scoop on Google+ Subscribe to Phone Scoop on YouTube Follow on Instagram

 

All content Copyright 2001-2014 Phone Factor, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Content on this site may not be copied or republished without formal permission.
2