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Huawei Ascend P7 Faces Small Case Gap Scandal

Remember the problem with the HTC One gaps in the case? Well, now another popular flagship is facing them. There’s a customer on Baidu posting pictures of his/her Huawei Ascend P7 unit with a small gap at the lower part of the case.

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This phone was announced this month and it’s expected to debut internationally this summer, but this does not sound good for Huawei’s popularity. This model is a 5 inch Full HD smartphone with Gorilla Glass 3 protection and a plastic case that measures 6.5 mm in thickness. Well, the gap may be small, but the discontent remains, especially since I saw another user posting a similar image below the first one.

This could turn into a big snowball soon and affect Huawei’s image. As far as I know the back also has Gorilla Glass protection, so maybe when applying that layer a gap was formed. The sides and top of the phone are an aluminum strip, while the bottom edge is all plastic. When will handset makers finally get rid of plastic?

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