Sixth iteration of Apple iPhone, announced on September 12, 2012. Repair of this device is similar to the previous models, requiring screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 16, 32, or 64 GB / Black or White.

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How to remove scratches from the back of an iPhone 5?

How can I remove scratches from the back of an iPhone 5 without replacing the rear panel?

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Unlike plastic or glass the color is only within the anodized finish (similar to paint) so any abrasive will only expose more of the base metal.

You could try using a magic marker to color the area so it's not so noticeable. Otherwise, you'll need to get a case to prevent any more scratches.

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If you are talking about the metal you can actually just rub it off, unless its a really deep scratch. Scratches from keys and such rub right off! Works on mine! If you could tell me how to get rid of a back glass scratch that would be great!

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The anodized finish is not very deep so you will expose the base metal. A little finger grease can hide a small scratch. Whatever you do don't use a polish as it will not help and can remove the finish. Not much you can do to clear a scratch on the older iPhone glass parts.

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there are scratches on the back of my new iphone 6 (gold) Please help me on how to remove it, some scratches are bit deep, but they dont want to replace my phone even when i received it the scratches are already there.

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Sorry not much you can do here ;-{

Polishing an anodized finish is very tricky! Its at best 2 mils in thickness so anything too abrasive will fully remove the finish. So instead of gold finish is will be the exposed aluminum underneath. What is Anodizing?

I would recommend not trying anything, just find a good case to hide things.

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rub a little white toothpaste in a circular motion over the scratches. wait few minutes then rub off toothpaste gently with barely wet paper towels or soft lint free cloth. scratches should be gone

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