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Samsung S Pen Compatible with T-989

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By aleks_, Senior Member on 9th March 2012, 12:05 AM
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Does anyone know if the Galaxy S pen will work with our T-989 and if there is a way to port that software onto our phones or will it be included in our ICS update? The reason I ask is because i hate using my fingers to draw something in the drawsomething app. I love that app but would like to make my drawings better. So will the S pen be compatible???
 
 
9th March 2012, 05:19 AM |#2  
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I think the S pen is just like any other stylus..not sure tho..if you have some sort of stylus lying and try that and see if that works..

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9th March 2012, 05:21 AM |#3  
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That is not correct. The S-Pen is a Wacom digitizer pen that does not work on a our compasitive screens. The wacom feature allows for pressure sensitive versus heat sensitive
9th March 2012, 05:26 AM |#4  
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Thanks for the correction..wasn't to sure..my bad lol..Learn something new everyday..

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9th March 2012, 05:31 AM |#5  
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Nope doesn't work, tried my bosses earlier this week

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9th March 2012, 05:32 AM |#6  
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No worries, Im a graphic artist and that was the first thing I wanted to know when it came out. There are a few youtube videos on that question.
9th March 2012, 06:16 AM |#7  
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I thought our phones screen responded to electrons.... Verified it with a battery, slide the positve side and nothing but when you slide the negative side of the battery on the screen it responds. So anyhting with a negative charge would work with the phone right?

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9th March 2012, 07:53 AM |#8  
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Originally Posted by xxKamikazexx

I thought our phones screen responded to electrons.... Verified it with a battery, slide the positve side and nothing but when you slide the negative side of the battery on the screen it responds. So anyhting with a negative charge would work with the phone right?

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That is interesting but I'm not sure I want to try so I'll take your word for it. And thanks everyone for the replies.....it's a little confusing to say the least. I was hoping for better news that would allow us to use a stylus. Maybe something will come up. Who knows.....
9th March 2012, 01:00 PM |#9  
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The note has two digotozers that allow for input through fingers and the s pen stylus. It has to be s pen because it is a different type of stylus so normal run off the mill styluses won't work. Same deal with us, but we only have one digitzer for input from finger only. So neither s pen nor stylus will work unless you get the one made for capacitive screens which are nit accurate at all.

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