calling all naked thunderbolt owners!

Discussion in 'HTC ThunderBolt' started by jimmyco2008, Jul 5, 2011.

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how damaged is yout TB as a result of going naked?

  1. no damage at all; not a scratch, ding, dent or crack!

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  2. cracked screen

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  3. scratched camera lens

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  4. scratched camera edge (the grey part)

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  5. scratched kickstand

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  6. scratched screen

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  7. scratched on or around chassis on sides of phone

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  8. dented on or around chassis on sides of phone

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  9. silver surrounding earpiece is scratched or peeling

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  10. h, t, and/or c letters peeling or peeled off battery cover

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  11. 4G LTE logo on battery door is scratched/wearing away

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  12. power/volume buttons scratched

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  13. chassis surrounding phone screen is scratched

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  14. battery cover around headphone jack is damaged/scratched from plugging in headphones over time

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  15. kickstand outer coating is peeling

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  16. chassis around usb charging port is scratched

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  17. other (specify below)

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  1. jimmyco2008
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    This poll only applies to you if you have or are currently rocking a naked Thunderbolt.

    I would prefer that you checked your phone for all of the damage options listed in the poll so I can accurately gauge the durability of the Thunderbolt.

    Thanks all!
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    I don't see a poll but I assume you mean no case so that applies to me.

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    I have a carbon fiber white skin. That's basically naked
  4. jimmyco2008
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    I was working on the poll *facepalm* but thanks for the replies :p
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    Hey where did u get that carbon fiber @ online and if so can I have the link to that Thx.

    0v3rcl0ck3D/ThUnd3rb0lt3d
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    mine was naked...untill I dropped it and scratched the chassis
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    Bodyguardz and phantom skinz are two different companies that make them. U can get them in black or white. I got mine in white, they're a but expensive but my girlfriend got it for me. You can get them on amazon or straight from their website.

    http://www.htcdepot.com/bodyguardz-armor-carbon-fiber/4A133A8183.htm

    This is one website. I got mine from phantom skinz not body guardz. They're probably very similar though
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    I like it... have you tried to put it in a car dock?
  9. JohnDroid
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    I must say I always run "naked" with my phones -- and my Thunderbolt got nicked up, scratched, peeled, etc. way faster then any phone I've ever owned. It looks 2 years old yet I used it only for a couple months.
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    +1 I also normally carry phones naked with no screen protector after 2 days noticed light scratch on screen .. bought a zagg screenprotector and seidio convert case.. the phone screen is not as tough as Moto's thats for sure..
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    Don't have a car dock. But this literally adds no bulk to the phone at all...it's just a skin that u stick to the back of your phone. Google "white carbon fiber thunderbolt"and see pictures of it, I don't see how you would have any trouble mounting it anywhere.

    Again idk how body guardz skin is, I didn't like my cover at first but now I like it a lot. Feels great too.

    If I could go back though, I would probably get black carbon fiber instead.
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    Noticed my kickstand has a few scratches. Hopefully this doesnt affect the resale value too much :(
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    I saw this thread and expected to see pictures!

    No TB here but my D1 was replaced last November. It is naked as was the one before for all but the first month of its life. This one looks brand new, the other got a nic on the corner when I dropped it....on the day I was bringing it in for a replacement.

    I think it depends what you do for a living and how you treat your phones. I've had flip phones in holsters that took a real bad beating. Scuffed up, dirt on them, etc. My smartphone has always gone in my front left pocket with absolutely nothing else in that pocket. That seems to have worked out for the phone.
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    it looks like it will and the add i read said it will...so order it I will
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    I hate skins and cases.

    Always keep my phone naked. That's what insurance is for.

    sent from my thunderbolt
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    I have my skin mostly for looks. Not cause I expect it to protect the phone of it falls
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    Well I think if we learned anything here its that the kickstand peels and the Thunderbolt is actually pretty durable.... At least that's how I interpret it.
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    Yup all I got on mine is a screen protector no scratches or anything its hit the ground a couple of time no damage and yes my kickstand is pealing lol

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    Damn that one is nice!
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