iPhone 7 owners reportedly hit with 'No Service' outages after switching off Airplane Mode

Apple has reportedly been replacing some iPhone 7 units hit with 'No Service' outages that can occur when Airplane mode is deactivated...
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64. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

Just write iPhone exploded on google much more than 4 of them exploded. just iPhone 5 exploded like 20 time or more. even electrocuted someone. Samsung or apple its a fail fail fail and thats it. both are faillure but at least Samsung replacing the phone and accept responsability.

57. tedkord

Posts: 17090; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

How are they going to respond to it if it's not reported? But, we'll never know, since they responded quickly and responsibly. We do know how Apple has responded to issues with its devices, and that is to blame users and lie.

63. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

I agree kiko007 problem is bendgate and deathtouchscreen is a wide spread issue thats was widely reported. What apple did? nothing. so in the end did you know iPhone killed more ppl than Samsung phone since both exist? could not find any Samsung phone killed someone but plenty of iPhone thats exploded or catched fire or electrocuted the user..

37. Acdc1a

Posts: 465; Member since: Jan 21, 2016

Bendgate was NOT an overblown issue by any stretch of the imagination. It was the first phone to accidentally bend in one's pocket. Nothing a case can't fix, but to minimize it is disingenuous.

39. kiko007

Posts: 7466; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

So is minimizing the "explosive" nature of many Note models. I'd rather have my phone bend than blow up......but that's none of my business.

41. Acdc1a

Posts: 465; Member since: Jan 21, 2016

I regularly hate on Samsung...too much for too little. In the age of $200 smartphones that are perfectly capable paying $700+ for a device is the definition of insanity. Paying $700 for one that blows up or bends I have no words for.

42. kiko007

Posts: 7466; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

Can't argue with that :D.

58. tedkord

Posts: 17090; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

Who is minimizing it? It's a serious issue, but they stepped up and took the correct steps. It's true that bending and antenna issues aren't as serious, but that doesn't change the fact that Apple lied about the antenna issue, and tried to minimize the bend issue, and to this day has not admitted to either.

65. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

did you know if your iPhone bend too much its will explode too? just saying.

49. rick_mobile

Posts: 358; Member since: Dec 13, 2010

Bendgate was an over-bent issue. The over blown is the note

72. razmahtaz001

Posts: 501; Member since: May 11, 2013

and the iphone that killed several people was just an over-kill issue LOL

12. quintessential

Posts: 86; Member since: Mar 11, 2015

Oh please. Dun even try to lump these two issues as if they are similar. Still talking about an issue that's from 2015, when the iPhone 6S already comes with a stronger grade of material. A phone that has a higher tendency to bend has yet to cause any hurt or damage to anyone except to charge up the feelings of iphone critics. While on the other hand an exploding note 7 has pretty much made a lot of headlines in the mobile world recently for hurting people and property.

47. AmashAziz

Posts: 2873; Member since: Jun 30, 2014

Why have you tensed your mind with explanations of issues which I haven't asked for, and with reading of so many stupid comments. Relax! I was only saying that apple should solve the problem if it exists so as to not make it widespread as those two issues with note 7 and iphone 6. How deep did you go into such a simple sentence??

16. Myphoneisonfire

Posts: 403; Member since: Sep 05, 2016

iPhone 7 hissing edition with permanent disconnect option. Wow Claps !

19. iFlasher

Posts: 29; Member since: Dec 09, 2014

Mmm... No too.

75. fw_man

Posts: 2; Member since: Sep 22, 2016

I have a solution. Turn off LTE Voice. Settings -> Cellular -> Cellular Data Options -> Enable LTE -> Data Only.

2. SayMobile

Posts: 153; Member since: Jan 29, 2014

so much for the foolproof launch, apple., all the best with that one

3. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4766; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Hissing...losing signal...heating...isolated cases but it's still a bad thing going on.

24. Scott93274

Posts: 6025; Member since: Aug 06, 2013

Heating? I haven't heard of that one yet.

27. Jimrod

Posts: 1605; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

I don't think "heating" is a problem in itself as long as it has no other side-effects. All phones get warm doing certain things in my experience... I restored my wife's 7 from her old back-up and it got pretty warm, cooled down as soon as it finished.

66. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

Glass or aluminium phone tend to get warmer because those material conduct heat very well. This basically make your phone a giant heatsink. sure its get warm but thanks to this will have better heat dissipation.

4. jonartpop

Posts: 196; Member since: Oct 25, 2012

Why am I not shocked.

32. RebelwithoutaClue

Posts: 5485; Member since: Apr 05, 2013

Because it's isolated

5. Ezio2710

Posts: 548; Member since: Aug 22, 2015

7. aegislash

Posts: 1434; Member since: Jan 27, 2015

The only thing wrong with my 7 Plus so far is that it makes a quiet buzzing sound when charging. Haven't seen any other reports about this so I'm assuming it's an isolated incident, and Apple has already told me to bring it by a retail location for exchange.

8. Nine1Sickness

Posts: 896; Member since: Jan 30, 2011

I like my Note 7 way better. The screen shone with the light of a million suns at the moment of explosion.

15. Jimrod

Posts: 1605; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

Sorry, the iPhone 7 beat that too - Displaymate rated it as the brightest mobile display they've ever tested, as well as the most colour accurate. :D

18. aegislash

Posts: 1434; Member since: Jan 27, 2015

Hey Jim, did you finally decide on the iPhone 7 or are you waiting to see what next year's SE will be like? I recall you saying you prefer the smaller display of the SE.

23. Jimrod

Posts: 1605; Member since: Sep 22, 2014

I've stuck with the SE for now, I've only had it a few weeks but it feels great, very fast and natural to use that size again now I'm used to it. If next year's SE or iPhone 8 are interesting I'll be looking to upgrade then... My wife got the 7 (she usually has my old phones but I sold my iPhone 6 as it was still worth nearly £300 a few weeks ago!) - it's very nice, looks and feels good, very quick, very loud! It's not a massive jump from what my 6 was overall though. Just improved a bit in most areas. The taptic feedback button is interesting, works ok but feels like the bottom third of the phone "clicks" rather than just the button but not unpleasant. I'll give the camera a go soon when she's bored of it, first time she's had a phone and said she "loves it" though!

31. NarutoKage14

Posts: 1297; Member since: Aug 31, 2016

I think you should drink some coffee and read the comment you replied to again. Your reading comprehension is lacking at the moment.
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