Released on September 19, 2014, this 4.7" screen iPhone is the smaller version of the iPhone 6 Plus.

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magnetic interference with compass

Does any one know the best keep out areas for magnets in cases for the iPhone 6 in order not to interfere with compass nor antenna?

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FYI: Magnetism from a magnet does not effect the antenna signals (Cellular, WiFi or Bluetooth)

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While magnets may not have an effect on Cellular, WiFi or Bluetooth, the original question refers to the compass. A magnet will have an effect on the iPhone's magnetometer which will cause inaccuracy of compass readings.


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