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Electrical shock when charging my iPhone


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When I am charging my iPhone 3g and try make a call I experience a light electrical shock,

I am charging the iPhone via the usb port of my white iMac 24'

Has anyone else experienced this

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No sure havent. I would definitely talk to Apple about that.
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is it static electricity?
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I know it wasn't static since I tried it several times while not moving. It shocks me through the ear speaker lightly. Additionally I never had this happen with my previous iPhone 3g on this computer and charging cord.
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I'm experiencing the same issue, and more people have it here
http://forums.whirlpool.net.au/forum...m/1047925.html

Thinking of what to do next... Get a case for the phone?
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Complain of brain damage and a life changing traumatic experience and sue.....haha just kidding....
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