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 View Poll Results: Is your EVO 4G cracked at the power button?

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Power Button CRACK? Check your phone.

7th July 2010, 09:56 PM |#1  
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Was made ware of this issue today in posts on other EVO 4G forums and was wondering if any XDA users noticed the problem. Searched to see if this was already posted here, but didn't come up with any threads.

Photo of an example found here; http://i50.tinypic.com/2hrhcie.jpg

Originally found posted here;

http://forum.androidcentral.com/htc-...our-phone.html

http://forum.ppcgeeks.com/showthread.php?t=127843
 
 
7th July 2010, 10:07 PM |#2  
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Mines cracked going to the screen and not the battery.


How did this happen?!
7th July 2010, 10:13 PM |#3  
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lol @clockcycle, you're making the rounds aren't you?

after seeing your thread at sprintusers I stopped by a Sprint store near my house and showed them. They said they would definitely replace it... if they had any in stock...

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7th July 2010, 10:16 PM |#4  
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lol @clockcycle, you're making the rounds aren't you?

after seeing your thread at sprintusers I stopped by a Sprint store near my house and showed them. They said they would definitely replace it... if they had any in stock...

TheMayer78

I waited 30 days to get a replacement swap out for screen seperation. Now its out of that 30 days and RS says they can't do it now.


BS.
7th July 2010, 10:27 PM |#5  
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Why would they u had to hit it on something

Sent from my Evo on on the Now network from Sprint

oh and duck Apple
7th July 2010, 11:02 PM |#6  
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Why would they u had to hit it on something

Nope. I treat my phones probably better than just about anything. I've never dropped it or hit it on anything. That's evident by the complete absence of any scuffs or scratches anywhere else on the phone.

Also I didn't go in all pissed off or bothered, I just told him I found a defect and asked him his opinion about it
7th July 2010, 11:18 PM |#7  
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Got the same frikken issue. I had just made the decision to keep the phone today too. I can get a replacement but i am worried whether they'll fix the hole for rooting on the new unit.

Never dropped it. I do believe it could be from holding the power button combo when tryin to boot into recovery early in this EVO's life.
7th July 2010, 11:22 PM |#8  
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I noticed this awhile ago, i don't notice it unless i'm running my fingernail along it
7th July 2010, 11:49 PM |#9  
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DAMN IT! I just checked mine and there is a crack. I've NEVER dropped my phone either.

Weak sauce!
8th July 2010, 12:57 AM |#10  
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Crack free, going on 1 month
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