Does the iPhone 5 suffer from light leakage?

Oh dear, after the reports of some iPhone 5 devices arriving with scratches on the metal framing and back out of the box (bonus feature?), it looks like some owners of the white version are now experiencing a little bit of light leakage from the top end of their brand new smartphones...
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103 Comments

91. 10aera

Posts: 42; Member since: Mar 02, 2011

Instead of sending a case for losing phone signal problems... they will send it for losing screen light problems...he, he... well, if apple is cleaver enough they will promote as a built in linterna...

92. evil_slayer

Posts: 50; Member since: Nov 23, 2011

this and the scratches article are to all the people who keeps telling me about the quailty build of the iphones :D quality huh?

93. pongkie

Posts: 663; Member since: Aug 20, 2011

its their laser light key board and holographic projector. I've seen it on Fox News!!!! apple is so innovative

96. DonMateo28

Posts: 14; Member since: Oct 20, 2011

Why is that they only post articles and issues whenever there a new IPHONE lol, like every single device on this site doesn't have there own issues lol

99. nicholassss

Posts: 368; Member since: May 10, 2012

Usually they do, remember when the GS3 was cracking around the camera/ edges of the battery cover.

100. pandambaba

Posts: 28; Member since: Feb 18, 2012

so glad i stuck with black.. phew!

101. Cabessius

Posts: 8; Member since: Sep 24, 2012

Hey, PA, still keeping 9 out of 10 rating? Still waiting for my glorious Note2, unfairly rated the same, 9/10.

102. liguidez

Posts: 1; Member since: Sep 29, 2012

If Apple is going to be claiming that "never before have [they] a built product with this extraordinary level of fit and finish" then we have every right to expect just that--I don't think its nitpicking at all, as some people have come to suggest. iPhone 5s allegedly coming out of the box with scratches already present or allegedly exhibiting light leakage doesn't exactly sound like an extraordinary level of fit and finish. If the iPhone 5 is a result of "manufacturing processes that are [Apple's] most complex and ambitious" yet, then perhaps they should consider reverting back to their old manufacturing processes. In my opinion, the should've just left the design as was, slap on a 4.3 inch screen, and called it a day.

103. jscipher

Posts: 4; Member since: Jun 30, 2012

i don't seem to have encountered that problem & neither have my friends.

104. SonyXperiaNexus

Posts: 374; Member since: Oct 01, 2012

and people say apple isnt cheap

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