Originally Posted by boygenius
Got you, you guys might be right, but this is definitely NOT plated as it weighs about 2.5lbs
I wasn't arguing that, it wouldn't be hard for a jeweler to cast the casing out of solid gold. I was just pointing out that if you liked that look, you could do it for a fraction of the cost, and without turning the device into a heavy brick. Of course it would still probably be bad for your reception, since you would basically be building a Faraday cage around your device.