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View Poll Results: Is the button on your Gear wiggly/loose?
Yes, button is loose/wiggly 3 42.86%
No, button is fast and secure, not wiggling about 4 57.14%
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I just got the Gear yesterday, and the home/power button is quite wiggly and loose. Just checking in with you all to see if this is normal, or if I should have the unit exchanged for a new one.

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Mine is fine I wouldn't say it's wiggly or loose. Possibly not "sturdy" enough to stand the test of time IMHO. But I could be wrong. One thing I don't like about Samsung devices is the lack of a sturdy power button. They all feel mushy and not very distinct. The Gear is not bad though. I've felt worse Samsung power buttons. Use an iPhone power button a few times. Now that is a solid power button pressing experience. Feels sturdy, but with a good tactile feedback.

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Must be bad quality control.
Mine feels very study. Definitely no worries on it breaking any time soon.

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Power button fine on mine. No wiggly...

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