Originally Posted by ttimbo
I don't think so...there's no aerial signal processing
, as far as I can determine. I'm not sure about the IP5, but previous IPs had some aerial attenuation when the Apple ear phones are connected.
All you are getting with this accessory over a cable is "neatness"
Are we certain there is no antenna connector in the Lightning Connector? I know it's not mentioned on the wiki, but I looked at the pinout for the 30-pin, and I didn't see any pins explicitly defined for the antenna.
Not saying it does, but are we sure?