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Yes. I Have Tempered Glass on The Screen.
 
238 Vote(s)
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Yes. I Have Clear Plastic Screen Protector.
 
105 Vote(s)
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Yes. I Have Matte Screen Protector.
 
10 Vote(s)
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Yes. I Have Naked Screen.
 
305 Vote(s)
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No. I Have No Issue Whatsoever.
 
326 Vote(s)
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[Poll] Does Your G4 Miss or Unresponsive to Touch?

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By liamR, Senior Member on 9th June 2015, 04:44 PM
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16th June 2015, 02:22 PM |#131  
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I'm having the same issue on my tmo g4. I'm on my second replacement now and it's the same thing. My wife also has the same problem.
As much as I love this phone I may have to switch back to the s6.
 
 
16th June 2015, 02:23 PM |#132  
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Originally Posted by megamanfre

Try doing a system reset. It seems to work for some people, and for me it made it a little better. But it was still happening enough that I got a warranty replacement.

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Spent a ton of time setting my phone up the way I want. I really don't feel like doing a factory reset. Lol

If it really annoys me, maybe I'll reset it this weekend. (yeah I'm kinda lazy Hahahaha)

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16th June 2015, 03:06 PM |#133  
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I got fed up with the touchscreen issues and I have zero faith in LGs ability to get it fixed and pushed through Verizon in a timely fashion. I swapped my G4 for a GS6 and it's night and day. The GS6 is fast, fluid and the touch screen is on point. I don't regret the switch at all now. It's a shame because I really liked the G4 but I'm not putting the next 2 years of my smartphone life in LGs incapable hands.
16th June 2015, 03:40 PM |#134  
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Some of my observations:
  • The screen felt more responsive immediately after the push update last week, but it's now back to where it was before the update
  • The responsiveness has seemingly also gotten worse after installing a screen protector
  • Hard presses seem to be more effective
  • Double tap to wake failed three times in a row for me yesterday after an extended idle, but once the phone is awake, it seems to work more reliably
  • There isn't a physical dead zone anywhere on my screen, which gives hope that it isn't a hardware issue

I think this is almost certainly a software issue at this point that results from lag. People seem to be having better results with Nova launcher, which is a positive sign. I've yet to switch to Nova, but I'm increasingly leaning in that direction. I hope that once root is achieved with this phone, our dev community can figure out this out because I trust them more than LG or the carriers in pushing out a timely fix for this problem.
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16th June 2015, 04:10 PM |#135  
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Before I decided to call Tmo and switch phones I decided to give LG a shot.
Their answer is for me to send the phone in for 'repair'. No loaner, no advanced exchange, just send them the phone.
16th June 2015, 08:59 PM |#136  
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Lg after calling wants me to send in my phone. Pretty dumb request when the person openly told me they don't know if it's hardware or software. Already got a new phone and same issue. Talk about frustrating.
16th June 2015, 09:13 PM |#137  
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This thread had gotten me really scared but after getting my phone today I didn't notice any problems also with touch test I could fill out the whole area (I drew didn't care to tap for years). Seeing the poll I was thinking surely the ones who voted they have no problem just don't realize it? But I guess I'm one of those... luckily! Have unlocked H815 from Europe
16th June 2015, 09:16 PM |#138  
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Thanks god. No screen issues on my TMo

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16th June 2015, 09:53 PM |#139  
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the double tap wake is so buggy on mine, so now I just "tap till you wake" consecutively, usually 4-6 taps lol
16th June 2015, 10:18 PM |#140  
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Do the issues arrive later on or if I don't have them initially I'm fine?
16th June 2015, 10:21 PM |#141  
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I think I got the thing fixed by running the SGS touchScreen booster app from the Play Store. It seems to be way more sensitive using the Optimized option in the software.
https://goo.gl/oAsQRJ
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