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digitizer too sensitive

18th April 2014, 01:28 PM |#1  
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I'm having a problem with my M8. The digitizer registers touches when my finger is quite close to the screen (1mm) but I haven't actually touched it. It's not a massive problem as it's just 1mm but it makes the user experience quite strange. Sometimes I press something on the screen but two touches are registered (one when I approach the screen, another when I actually touch it). Or sometimes I'm going to press a button and the action happens before I actually touch the screen, leaving me thinking "WTF just happened?"

It's something similar to this but of course a lot less serious:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DTfyPCjDaio#t=113

Can any other M8 owners check if this happens with their phone? Thanks in advance!
 
 
18th April 2014, 01:31 PM |#2  
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Yep, you can control the screen from 1mm above it. Makes it very stressfull trying to type at times lol
18th April 2014, 10:08 PM |#3  
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Yeah, the M7 did this for me too.

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19th April 2014, 07:10 AM |#4  
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Can you guys push you glass down at the edges? I don't have to put a lot of pressure and the glass pushes down on the lcd and creates that blue mark

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Quote:
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Can you guys push you glass down at the edges? I don't have to put a lot of pressure and the glass pushes down on the lcd and creates that blue mark

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Nope, doesn't seem to be an issue for me.

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19th April 2014, 11:56 AM |#6  
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2nd June 2014, 02:53 AM |#7  
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Sorry for digging this up. But I've just bought M8 last week. And I found this problem too. I struggle to type correctly. Is there anyway to fix this?
2nd June 2014, 05:11 AM |#8  
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Yeah this is very annoying when I'm holding with my fingers just to the edge of the screen but its registering touches

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2nd June 2014, 09:09 AM |#9  
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Same here thought I was going mad.
2nd June 2014, 09:38 AM |#10  
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But they said that the M8 have the best touch responsiveness.

Tapatalked with my "refrigerator look" HTC one M8
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