Latest in Apple

Image credit:

Our iPhone 3G cracked, too -- what gives, Apple?

Chris Ziegler
08.10.08
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links


Not to say we really doubted it before, but what little uncertainty we had as to the validity of claims that white iPhone 3Gs were cracking has now vanished, seeing how it just happened to us. This darned thing has been handled with kid gloves, hasn't gone through any temperature extremes, and has just generally lived the kind of luxurious, pampered life your average workhorse smartphone can only dream of, so we've got to chalk it up to poor design, poor materials, poor manufacturing, or a combination of the three. So, readers -- check the backs of your iPhone 3Gs recently?

In this article: apple, crack, iphone, iphone 3g, Iphone3g, mobile
All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Popular on Engadget

Engadget's 2019 Back-to-School Guide

Engadget's 2019 Back-to-School Guide

View
Apple warns against storing its titanium credit card in leather

Apple warns against storing its titanium credit card in leather

View
Google's next Nest Mini speaker could be wall-mountable

Google's next Nest Mini speaker could be wall-mountable

View
Microsoft tests more control for apps that restart with Windows 10

Microsoft tests more control for apps that restart with Windows 10

View
Terminator T-800 and The Joker are coming to 'Mortal Kombat 11'

Terminator T-800 and The Joker are coming to 'Mortal Kombat 11'

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr