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Old 04-20-2013, 07:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default What do the 2 metal contacts connecting back cover to phone do?

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Does anyone know what these are for?

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Connect to NFC antenna.
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Default Re: What do the 2 metal contacts connecting back cover to phone do?

Thanks. I forgot the Z10 had NFC. That's pretty cool.

This explains why it has what looks like an RFID chip as well- that must be the NFC antenna itself.

Here's a video on how to use the NFC (Near Field Communication)/ smart tag/ "tap-to-share" feature for any other NFC newbies:

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