FORUMS

Sunday Debate: How Can We Get a No-Compromise Phone?

Join us in a fun Sunday Debate on Compromises. Come with your opinions and … more

PSA: You Can Optimize Your Note 4’s Recents Menu & RAM

The Note 4 never had the fastest Recents Menu, and despite its 3GB of RAM, … more

XDA Picks: Best Apps of the Week (July 25 – Aug 1)

Apps are at the front and center of any smartphone experience, and with over a … more

Voices Of XDA: Orbiting The Earth With Android

Editor’s note: This week’s feature has been written by forum … more

just got nexus 5, problem already

304 posts
Thanks Meter: 6
 
By chrisnewton, Senior Member on 26th February 2014, 07:20 PM
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread Email Thread
hi all

Just got my nexus 5, booted it up and it got to the pick a language screen, went to change it and nothing! the touch screen just was not working..i could not turn it off as i could not press power off when i switched the button etc...it was like this for about 10 mins...i phoned the place i got it from and was in the middle of boxing it up to return it when all of a sudden bam! it worked! i have been using it for the past hour and its fine! switched it on and off dozens of times and its perfect!

Anyone else had this? i get 28 days to send it back if its faulty but they said on the phone they would check to see if it was faulty before sending out replacement and if they got it now it would look like there is nothing wrong..so i guess ill have to see how it goes
 
 
26th February 2014, 07:41 PM |#2  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 253
 
More
It's working perfectly for me since unboxing,so wait and see,if this problem will appear again,return it.
26th February 2014, 08:06 PM |#3  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 219
 
More
I had this happen with both a Nexus 4 and a Nexus 5 after flashing a factory image. I ended up rebooting using the power + vol down combination.

My guess is that it's just a bug in the Setup app.
26th February 2014, 08:14 PM |#4  
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 6
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by raptir

I had this happen with both a Nexus 4 and a Nexus 5 after flashing a factory image. I ended up rebooting using the power + vol down combination.

My guess is that it's just a bug in the Setup app.

Thanks ill keep an eye on it ,see how it goes..
26th February 2014, 09:29 PM |#5  
Member
Thanks Meter: 4
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by chrisnewton

hi all

Just got my nexus 5, booted it up and it got to the pick a language screen, went to change it and nothing! the touch screen just was not working..i could not turn it off as i could not press power off when i switched the button etc...it was like this for about 10 mins...i phoned the place i got it from and was in the middle of boxing it up to return it when all of a sudden bam! it worked! i have been using it for the past hour and its fine! switched it on and off dozens of times and its perfect!

Anyone else had this? i get 28 days to send it back if its faulty but they said on the phone they would check to see if it was faulty before sending out replacement and if they got it now it would look like there is nothing wrong..so i guess ill have to see how it goes

Next time if you want to turn it off long long pressing the power button will eventually turn it off
26th February 2014, 09:48 PM |#6  
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 6
 
More
Quote:
Originally Posted by fleen

Next time if you want to turn it off long long pressing the power button will eventually turn it off

Thanks I'll try that if it happens again
15th March 2014, 02:13 PM |#7  
OP Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 6
 
More
Well my Nexus touch screen went again today so back it's gone.. Gutted!
Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes