iPhone 4 Has Antenna Problems
If you are right handed and hold the iPhone in your left hand like most people do while accessing the touch pad, you will short out the bluetooth and 3G antennas causing calls to drop!
The “Geniuses” at the Apple store have been handing out free rubber bumper covers for these phones to people standing in line to complain about it.
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