Released September 25, 2015. Model A1687/A1634. Repair of this device is similar to previous generations, requiring screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 16, 64, or 128 GB / Silver, Gold, Space Gray, or Rose Gold options.

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Where to change housing case

Hello everyone,

i foung this website : http://www.hautephones.com

and i'm wondering if anyone of you tried it or order a case from it, because when i'm look in facebook page, and email contact, they don't answer, scam or legit ?

thank you very much for help

and if they are another website who make customs rear housing case, leave me links

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Let's be clear here, these folks are remanufacturing your iPhone, they are not supplying replacement cases. Technically it's not legal to make and/or sell the logo'ed shell. Apple protects its logo'ed products quite fiercely.

Frankly, some of these mods while some are quite handsome weaken the structure of the phone. So you'll end up getting a case to protect it and offer some additional support so your expense of tricking out your phone will be losted as only you'll know what you have hidden with the case. Lastly, if your phone had issues Apple would likely not fix it.

I would look for a tricked out case and spend my money on it. Unless I had very big bucks to throw for a different phone each week.

Update (03/15/2016)

Apple is the only source for the part legally (remember it has the Copyright & Trademark Apple logo on it. Apple has had the police raid quite a few American & foreign stores & shops collecting the illegal products and having then destroyed. So I find it hard to believe they are still in business!

What these folks could do is buy used systems strip them down and then remanufacture them. As long as they can prove they bought real parts then modified them they can legally resell them. If that were the case the cost would be much higher than what they have listed.

Again, they can't make (mill) the case them selves or buy from other countries the case. Besides they may not find the exact match of raw material nor have the means to harden it (copper & aluminum both are hardened by pressure unlike steel).

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So, is there a way to cusomise the housing rear case ? like in this website but legit...

i really love the black matte one :(

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This smells like a con job to me! Maybe at one time they did try to offer cases made in China I'm sure Apple has closed them down.

If you are so hot for a matte black case I would do much more research on the company before sending them any money.

Call the better business folks in the area. Use Google Map/Earth program to see if you can see a store front if they have been in business for a few years you should see it. Speak with the Attorney General in the area to see if they have any cases against them.

I would use a refundable credit card (AmEx) for the transaction so you don't loose your money I would NOT send the phone in for the same reason. Make sure they use UPS or FedEx for shipping it to you and get the tracking number. If they don't give you this within two days of them receiving the order I suspect they are fake.

Just because their site implies people are buying products (the little popups) and they claim they can offer you the part for less than $150 I wouldn't trust it.

Just buying the part from Apple or getting a good junker plus their work would push the costs well over $300 just to remanufacture the part.

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Bergheul-I did look at the website and I have not seen or heard of it before, but this doesn't mean it's not legit... Did you check out the reviews for the site? May be a good reference to look at... I can possibly help you but I'm not sure exactly what color or material you are looking for?!?!?! I can get the original colors as well as black for the 6s plus at this time...

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