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      09-19-2013, 07:09 PM   #101
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Drives: 2018 M3/2011 1M
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Chicago, IL

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Originally Posted by insane79 View Post
hmmmn, so if i go for the basic snap in for my ip5, the oly thing will be the charging? no connection to shark antenna? anyone has tried this ?

No, what I meant was the attenuation comes from the top of the iphone being in contact with the sensor for the sharkfin. At least with the iPhone 4, the signal is DRAMATICALLY improved in the cradle. You can turn on signal strength (in numbers) and see the difference. I actually did this a while back and it proved that without that snap in adapter, I can't use my AT&T cell service in my own neighborhood. So to me, the snap in adapter is one of the BEST features!

Edit: Here is the thread
2018 M3, Mineral White, 6 speed, ZCP, loaded sans CCB
2011 1M, Black loaded sans sat radio