Win a FREE color modified AnoStyle iPhone 5 from The Pod Drop!

Win a FREE color modified AnoStyle iPhone 5 from The Pod Drop!

The Pod Drop, which now includes our very own Ally Kazmucha, have been keeping themselves busy with the iPhone 5 -- namely with their brand new AnoStyle™ service. If you're wondering what that is exactly, look up at the picture above, and then keep reading to find out more, see more pictures, and to find out how you can win a decked out, AnoStyle™ iPhone 5 of your very own!

AnoStyle™ is exclusively available through The Pod Drop, and is a brand new process that's anything but your typical color modification service. It not only adds color to your mobile device but also provides an anodized finish with enhanced durability that actually meets military grade requirements. In the case of the iPhone 5, it will greatly minimize the scratching and scuffing issues in addition to providing fantastic new color options.

Since Anostyle™ is a modification to your original iPhone 5 parts, failure rates often associated with third party color kits do not apply. And since the repair experts over at The Pod Drop will be the ones handling the process, you can rest assured your device is in good hands.

AnoStyle™ will be available for everyone well before the holidays, and you'll have the option to either mail in your iPhone 5 or drop it off in person at any Pod Drop location. Turn around time will be about 1 week. (And yes, The Pod Drop has plans to rapidly expand the color palette and extend the AnoStyle™ service to other mobile devices as well!)

The giveaway

The Pod Drop wants to give one lucky iMore reader the chance to be among the very first with an AnoStyle™ iPhone, so they're giving you a chance to win a FREE 16GB colored iPhone 5! To enter, just leave a comment telling them if you're with AT&T, Sprint, or Verizon, and what AnoStyle™ color iPhone 5 you want: red, orange, yellow, blue, green, purple, and gold with turquoise, pink, and copper options coming soon. That's it, you'll be entered! We'll announce the winner on November 1st.

As for the rules: One comment per person. If we find you trying to cheat and enter multiple times, you will be disqualified. The contest is open to U.S. residents of the continental United States only. And the prize is just the iPhone, as is, any additions or accessories are the responsibility of the winners. As always, our regular contest rules apply.

Upset it's U.S. only? Enter our international iPod touch and iPad nano giveaway! Lots more to win!

Now, while we really do appreciate you reading through to the end, GO ENTER! Good luck!

Source: AnoStyle™ via The Pod Drop, images by FourZeroFive Photography

Rene Ritchie

Editor-in-Chief of iMore, co-host of Iterate, Debug, Review, The TV Show, Vector, ZEN & TECH, and MacBreak Weekly podcasts. Cook, grappler, photon wrangler. Follow him on Twitter and Google+.

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traditionaliq says:

Please send me the gold & turquoise for the Verizon network. Thank you!!

kevhodges says:

Hey I would love a red one with Verizon!

urandrod says:

Copper - At&T. Looks like an awesome product

williamsbh76 says:

Verizon > blue and white! My wife would love it!

RichD says:

Love a yellow on black with AT&T!

ajm91484 says:


iEd says:

Sprint Gold on a black Phone

Thanks great contest

Paulslim says:

AT&T - Let's go for Red Delicious Apple

TimHart says:

AT&T. Blue and white looks awesome!!

mrrogers84 says:

Verizon gold on black, or red on black!

mrshawnt says:

I'm AT&T. Gimme a Blue one please!

brbigs says:

AT&T, white glass, slate grey aluminum.

If I'm picked to win I'll choose one of the available colors, and I know that the color isn't available, but imagine how amazing slate grey would look.

geek36 says:

AT&T Blue please??? i want it so much! thanks!

jean0409 says:

At&t ,i prefer the blue pone

TheBiggmann says:

AT&T Orange please! The green is intriguing but I'd wanna see pics

gregmg79 says:

Verizon -Red
(Switching to Verizon from AT&T in November. Please pick me!

wolfmke says:

Rogers Orange would be awesome


Good luck to all... Hopefully this time I can win.. i am with AT&T and would love a red one please

tekkshaman says:

Black phone with green on Verizon please! - or Copper if it is available by then.

Mauricio_Bo0 says:

AT&T purple please and thank you.

csfrench says:

AT&T - Blue. Would love to get one of these. Thanks!

pugsley says:

Verizon here, green for sure

hotrod#AC says:

AT&T black and red. Thanks.

cecoleman says:

I would love the Blue one for Verizon.

With Love,


franciscosjb says:

at&t color me any color you like! RED

Abhikubi says:

Wow, this is a giveaway I'd like to win!! My option will be a White Apple iPhone with Blue color-in for Sprint/Nextel. Hope I win!!!

SmartFah says:

Tea...Earl Grey....Hot! No wait, that's not it.


Conando says:

AT&T Red - Thanks for the great contest and amazing colors!

bnet73 says:

Sprint and the orange would be awesome or purple to match my alma maters colors - Grand Canyon University...Go Lopes!

amymruegger says:

Amazing looking!! Yellow and black! AT&T

iOS Gino says:

AT&T - Make it (Product) Red!!!

mrdenis140 says:

CSpire - Cell Company
Color - Any Color (except pink)

dillonsharer says:

Hey Guys I Would Love To Win This
• AT&T
• Blue

It Would Be So Cool To Own One Of These...I'm still on the 3g

mckeydee says:

Sprint - White/Blue! These are incredibly beautiful colors.

rbarrera8915 says:

AT&T...The orange/black for me please. It looks amazing!

flovas says:

Just what I was waiting for!!!!!!

Kidd2446 says:

sprint- blue! pleaseeeee

iNitvizn says:

AT&T and purple for the wife. Thanks!

kindergeek says:

Verizon - copper (if available - if not, then green, please).

Amazing idea. Really unique.

XenIneX says:

Red (with black trim, if possible?) on Verizon

pink2 says:

AT&T. And black and blue

amynunc says:

Verizon - orange please!!

pjmuhammad4 says:

Verizon - Pink for the Cure!

Eisforme says:

What an amazing look! Apple should've done this themselves, but they definitely missed out on this. You guys are going to make boat loads of money on this. It is sharp, sharp, sharp!

Count me in for Red on Verizon!


awatkins1983 says:

AT&T -- Ragin' Red Please! I'm crossing my fingers, arms, legs, toes and eyes. Hopefully it brings me luck!

F34R says:

first, WOW that looks amazing. I'd love a green apple finish! Verizon please.

00Smurf says:

AT&T - purple

Thanks for the chance to win

IcantCanything says:

A Verizon iphone 5 with blue and white would be sweet!!

cubanhoya says:

Att and blue. Thanks when should I expect that??

silver04xlt says:

Verizon Black & Orange, Happy Halloween everyone!!!

azulum says:

I lost a car last week, so maybe an unlocked iPhone would make up for that — if available, a black AT&T iPhone turned blue would be splendid (the white turned blue shown is also quite nice). But, hey, I'd proudly flaunt the magenta if it came to it.

tcbny says:

Verizon Orange, Thanks.

Slimsal says:

Blue and white for AT&T

IErnesto says:

please want to be a first timer

Wudz916 says:

Another Raffle? Another Chance? Another iPhone? How Cool Is That!! Thank You In Advance iMore!!!!!!!!!! Blue AT&T Please.... =))

Massie says:

This looks INCREDIBLE. I'd have to go Copper on AT&T.

logicalform says:

Sprint, gold. I will love you forever.

BMNeal says:

Definitely blue, baby.

rdreich says:

Verizon in red, please.

lithiumrx says:

Verizon gold & black please

s.bolin94 says:

Omgoodness, looking to purchase my very 1st iphone to replace my droid razr, and ran across ur site! AMAZING!!

hhenriquez says:

Hi iMore and AnoStyle, all colors are stunning!! I'd definitely love the Blue most though and on AT&T please. Thanks for the contest. :D

melancholinisto says:

Red Verizon please oh please =]

afanego says:

AT&T - blue on black! I think it's pretty cool what you do!

Bluecanary says:

AT&T Blue on Black please. :D

dk206 says:

The red and white looks really nice! AT&T - fingers crossed never won any competition in my life

Robitaille20 says:

I'm with AT&T and would LOVE the Red one please!

herkyMD says:

Verizon - Green please!

hondaalpinestar says:

Verizon- white on blue please.

ric514 says:

AT&T -- Purple please. Thank you!

trevorcpa says:

Verizon, orange. Thanks!

Farmdreads says:

at&t and ORANGE plz!! Oh yeah !

Mikeypizzle says:

Verizon and Red please! oh man I really hope I win!

JSho101 says:

I'm with AT&T and that gold looks slick!

theapple17 says:

AT&T yellow please please I never had one and it would mean the world to me if I ever have one please and thank you Imore

leepgirl says:

AT&T Purple please or would totally wait for teal, or pink!

chris8sirhc says:

Wow this is so cool.... I would choose a sprint one in blue : )

orrett3 says:

I'm with Verizon and blue is the way to go!

brne4x4 says:

Verizon in orange, please! :D

mplotsker1 says:

For my wife. Orange verizon.

Tony the Tiger says:

AT&T - Gold and Copper please!

LuisVi says:

Cool, I'm with sprint, I'd like a red one please, with extra motor...

ailpp says:

At&t - yellow please.. thanks

black/ blue but i didn't see it in the pics

thanks again

texaszman says:

AT&T - Royal Purple please. I'll feel like a King if I win!

Antiherosk8er says:

AT&T - Blue.

It's so amazing looking. I can't afford to give up my phone for a week however. Would love to win one.

debwebhub says:

Verizon and thanks in advance for my new RED jewel.

doodley123 says:

Verizon - Blue!

This looks amazing btw.

ISURE says:

Give me verizon - blue, i love the combination blue & white.

ezday42 says:

Verizon - Black/Green, sounds awesome

joemm12000 says:

Nice colors.
AT&T - Blue.

phul9112 says:

AT&T. a red one. Thanks!

cristiancousin says:

white and blue iphone 5 please

talonts1 says:

Verizon - copper, if available by then, or red if not

wenlig says:

Verizon, blue and white please!!

jma72 says:

The red would look excellent with my AT&T phone. Thanks!

nicnyc says:

I'm on AT&T and i would love the red one please!

lljwagg says:

I really don't mind which colour (if I am lucky enough to be picked) they all look brilliant. Thanks for the great competition :) x

DaPeeps says:

Oh man - that Blue and White Model looks gorgeous! I never would have thought I'd like this, but it looks really slick and well done! I would most definitely love to have one of those on Verizon :)

sweetinabug says:

I'm with AT and T, and I'd love a red one please!

songbird says:

I would love to win a turquoise one on Verizon please :)

Thank you iMore & The Pod Drop!!

emmaxdx07 says:

the purple one is fab!!!

jdunn says:

Orange AT&T please. Thank you!

Bucha says:

They are all gorgous - I really love the purple the best. Fingers crossed. x

Kavs says:

Loving the Redone...

aallison05 says:

Verizon, and pink if it's coming out soon.

iTouchGamer31 says:

This is amazing!!

I'm with Verizon and would like red on black please!!

Pop2U says:

Verizon- Yellow for me.

mbohdan says:

Wow I can't decide on a color. Red & yellow combo yes.

skeets000 says:

this is really neat! A Sprint white iPhone with red

JutanJT says:

I want to win this iphone5, its the best phone ever!!!!!

damenace says:

Verizon iPhone in orange would be beautiful!!

nikhatzop says:

AT&T orange. Orange is coooooooool!!!!