We had warned previously, and we had our reasons. IPhone 7 Jet Black (aka Black Bright in Spain) has serious problems with its finish.
We know that his brilliant finish is really nice but could cause you more than a disappointment. Since iPadizate have always recommended model Black Mate iPhone 7 Plus 128GB. Why? Because the finish is much tougher.
In fact, as we have been able to learn via MacRumors ; in addition to the scratches, the glossy finish Jet Black iPhone 7 could be damaged by the use of transparent protective films.
It was one of the most logical solutions in protecting the back of the iPhone 7 Jet Black, but we could dismiss it immediately. A new video showing the damage caused in its finish has been recently published.
Beware the protective film on your model Black Brilliant!
In applying and removing the protective film of the device the words "iPhone" and "Designed by Apple in California" partially erased from the housing and transferred to the sheet.
As you can see in the video attached below, after removal of the plastic letters are barely visible ... Perhaps some users will not mind this little defect over, but for others it could be a disappointment.
"I PUT AN ORDINARY GUARD FOR A MINUTE AND TOOK IT OFF. THE WRITING OFF OF THE FINISH. "
On the other hand, we are fully confident that at any Apple Store replace your device should this happen, since their service is impeccable.
We have reported on the subject, and it seems that the finished models Mate Black, Gold, Pink Gold and Silver are not affected by this problem.
According to Apple, Jet Black gloss finish is achieved through an electrolytic anodizing process and refining of 9 steps, but Anyway no one knows why the letters are detached from the housing when using these protective films. So you know guys / girls, careful!