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Anti-magnetic iphone case

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Anti-magnetic iphone case

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Post by watchpalooza » Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:20 am

Does anyone know if these exist? The magnetic field from my iphone is crazy strong, making it difficult to avoid subjecting my watches to it....also probably not healthy. A compass registers it even 18-20" away. Ideal would be a phone case that contains / blocks the field.
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Post by TheJohnP » Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:25 am

FTE wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 5:20 am
Does anyone know if these exist? The magnetic field from my iphone is crazy strong, making it difficult to avoid subjecting my watches to it....also probably not healthy. A compass registers it even 18-20" away. Ideal would be a phone case that contains / blocks the field.
The only thing that seems to come up is protection from RF & ELF radiation and/or RFID blocking
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Post by BostonCharlie » Thu Feb 14, 2019 10:08 pm

Seems like something that could block the magnetic field would also shield your phone from the RF it needs to communicate. Maybe use a Bluetooth earpiece so you can leave the phone in your backpack and still make/receive calls (no experience with this).

This would also keep the RF farther away from you. There's still the Bluetooth RF, of course, but I understand it is much weaker -- it only has to communicate with your phone, not the faraway cell tower.
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