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[Q] One V Death Grip Prob

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By blink85, Junior Member on 12th April 2012, 06:38 AM
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Hi...Anyone noted signal drop in wifi and radio signal when holding the in normal position?
 
 
12th April 2012, 07:24 AM |#2  
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Oh yes, I'm happy because I have an iPhone 4 feature :(
13th April 2012, 09:04 AM |#3  
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Yes even i feel the signal drops when u hold it in a certain way. Not very sure where though.
13th April 2012, 03:09 PM |#4  
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I'm not losing signal (yet) but it definitely is dropping 1-2 bars.

Will a case help like it did for the iPhone deathgrip?

edit: fail, somehow i was in the V instead of X forum. but sounds like the same problem for all of them from what I'm reading/experiencing.
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edit: fail, somehow i was in the V instead of X forum.

I think you were out of your element (somebody had to say it!)
30th April 2012, 01:21 AM |#6  
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mine too. when I put it on the table I got 4-5 bars. but when I pick up the phone to reply a message, my signal drops a.k.a. No Service... ****. it's supposed to be a great budget phone, isn't it? if this death grip is one of their feature, this feature is definately uncool.
if this problem can be fixed, they better fix it soon..
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30th April 2012, 10:57 AM |#7  
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Just use the one V for a short period of time but did not encounter this problem.
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Just use the one V for a short period of time but did not encounter this problem.

Same here..
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My One V absolutely does not have this problem. Neither did the unit reviewed by gsmarena.com:

http://www.gsmarena.com/htc_one_v-review-750p7.php

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We tested the phone for death-grip and we didn't find any problems - Wi-Fi signal drops if you completely cover the top plastic panel on the back, but the reception still remains quite strong. Cell signal didn't budge.

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I also have this problem. My One V always drop 2 bar when I pick up the phone. While other mobile with the same network, the signal is full.

I contacted Call center once. He told me it's because of my network operator. I should try other operator but I don't want to change my number.

So, I still hope new firmware will solve this issue.
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Originally Posted by ackman

I also have this problem. My One V always drop 2 bar when I pick up the phone. While other mobile with the same network, the signal is full.

I contacted Call center once. He told me it's because of my network operator. I should try other operator but I don't want to change my number.

So, I still hope new firmware will solve this issue.

There is a solution posted in this forum...try it...
I don't know why my V is probably the most faultless phone I have ever bought only seconded with the Desire..

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