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Number of antennas inside an iPhone 7

I would like to know how many antennas are inside an iPhone 7 for the 4G connection? Is it possible to have multiple antennas on an iPhone to make the received signal stronger and give better data ...
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iPhone 7 — Antenna stripes change their color

I've bought my iPhone 7 September 16th and noticed today a change in color of the antenna stripes - they are getting blueish: I always wear it in my jeans pocket without any case or sleeve. Is ...
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What are alternatives to EyeTV for watching live TV

I have an old Pinnacle PCTV HD Pro Stick (800e) that I would like to use to record and watch TV using an over-the-air antenna. I know that some people love EyeTV, but it's a bit expensive and not very ...
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Can I test the functioning of an AirPort antenna of a MacBook Pro?

Recently my Wifi connection has suffered greatly on my MacBook Pro mid2012 non-retina. I now need a much stronger Wifi signal to have a working connection. I did not change my position at my desk (...
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Does the iPod Nano 6G use the headphones as an antenna?

I recently received a iPod Nano 6G for my birthday. I very quickly found out that headphones/earbuds are required for radio reception. My dad proposed the idea that the iPod uses the headphones/...
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What properties must an iPhone case have to avoid antenna issues?

I have an AT&T iPhone 4, which may have antenna problems when held in some positions (i.e. the "grip of death"). To help with this, Apple gave away bumper cases which worked around the problems ...
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If I have AT&T, will the iPhone 4S work in areas of CDMA coverage only?

The new iPhone 4S has 2 antennas: both GSM and CDMA. Is there a chance that if I, who am an AT&T customer, buy one of these, that I would be able to use it in areas that are CDMA only? AT&T is ...
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What should I do when Apple Support fails to diagnose iPad 3G Failure?

I got an iPad back in June 2010 and it worked wonderfully for about 30 days; full bars for 3G all the time. I loved it. Then one day the 3G just seemed to quit working and Apple says it is "fine." ...
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Antennagate: how much of the phone's side should I not touch?

Antennagate indicates that I should avoid touching that spot of the iPhone where the two metal pieces nearly touch each other - touching here would electrically bridge the two pieces and decrease ...