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mikemod

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For the folks that got the LK tpu... does it work with Spigen cases or does it lift? A couple of reviews on Amazon mentioned lifting. I figured XDA members would give better advice. 🙃
I'm using the Spigen rugged armour case with the LK tpu and it is perfect, it is only at the camera that you realise you have a screen protector on.
 
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That's weird. Mine arrived too and it's slightly too small. I'll post some pictures later.

Hm, did you have to cover the speaker and the buttons? I was careful with the liquid stuff and all the liquid stuff stayed under the glas which you put on top. Nothing spilled or dripped to the sides.
Strange, maybe there's a revised version, the ones I have are definitely slightly too big. I covered the grill and buttons anyway but there wasn't that much glue in the vials do it wasn't too bad.
 

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For the folks that got the LK tpu... does it work with Spigen cases or does it lift? A couple of reviews on Amazon mentioned lifting. I figured XDA members would give better advice. 🙃
Using ultra hybrid and no lift for a pretty tight case

Also update the rear glass screen protector with the revised teardrop also causes glare
 
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So I had a tempered glass camera protector with the flash camera cutout. Yesterday, I had to take a flash picture and the quality was awful. The tempered glass spread the light to the camera and the image was washout an aweful. Definitely had to take it off. Definitely don't recommend the tempered glass camera protector.
 
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roirraW "edor" ehT

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My wife and I have been using the LK screen protectors (tossed the camera ones) for the past couple of weeks and we've both been happy with them. My wife says she detected a change in how it felt after a few days, but I haven't noticed anything. I can feel where the screen protector edge is at the top, which seems to be slightly lower than it should be, but I use gestures so I hardly ever swipe down from the very top.

My wife is using hers with a "Spigen Slim Armor CS Designed for Google Pixel 6 Pro Case (2021) - Rose Gold" although she'd like to change back to an OtterBox Defender case when there's a sale again, and I'm using mine with an OtterBox Defender.
 

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My wife and I have been using the LK screen protectors (tossed the camera ones) for the past couple of weeks and we've both been happy with them. My wife says she detected a change in how it felt after a few days, but I haven't noticed anything. I can feel where the screen protector edge is at the top, which seems to be slightly lower than it should be, but I use gestures so I hardly ever swipe down from the very top.

My wife is using hers with a "Spigen Slim Armor CS Designed for Google Pixel 6 Pro Case (2021) - Rose Gold" although she'd like to change back to an OtterBox Defender case when there's a sale again, and I'm using mine with an OtterBox Defender.
Nice!

What's the issue with the camera protector?
 
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roirraW "edor" ehT

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Nice!

What's the issue with the camera protector?
It's been reported previously by others that the camera protector causes problems, especially when using the flash.

I will add that I bought two packages of the LK screen protectors, with two in each package because I assumed I might mess one up. I did, and then the second one in the same package had some kind of line in it, so the third time was the charm and I used the spare one from the second package.

I don't think it was particularly difficult, I just didn't pay attention to manually keep the top of the screen protector lined up with the front camera. It was definitely way easier than the kind of screen protector you have to get the bubbles out from under. The fingerprint reader has been working 100%, even before the .037 firmware update.

Edit: This is the one LK [2+2 Pack] 2 Pack Screen Protector Design for Google Pixel 6 Pro 6.71-inch + 2 Pack Camera Lens Protector, Self-Healing TPU Film for Pixel 6 Pro, Ultra-Thin, HD, [Not for Pixel 6], Bubble-Free. $15.99 and there's a 15% off checkbox right now. Also says $3.20 less for Prime members, but I can't verify that as I rarely pay for Prime.
 
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entropism

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Just got these in from AliExpress, I ordered a 2 pack of the Mocolo, and an unbranded (slightly more expensive) 2 pack.

Both are literally the same thing in different boxes. They came relatively quickly (about 10 days to NJ), well packaged and nothing was broken.

I burned through one of the mocolo protectors because my phone was slightly tilted and the glue started to run towards the bottom of the screen. I tried to act quickly to toss the glass on it and got a bunch of air bubbles, so I just tossed it without even curing it with the light.

The second attempt went perfectly. I propped up the bottom of the phone with the alcohol swab I used on the first attempt, and it set the phone flat enough. Put the glue in the center, made sure there was no air bubbles in the glue, and slowly put the protector in place. Once the glue started spreading I dropped it in place and let it do it’s thing. Definitely not as easy as having the Whitestone or Amfilm frame to guide you, but it ended up applying perfectly anyways.

So… With that being said: the fingerprint sensor works perfectly. It’s just as fast as it was with the LK TPU protector on it, and I didn’t even have to redo my prints. Once I apply my DBrand skin I’ll see how the protector works with my case, and hopefully it doesn’t push up the glass. At this point that’s the only thing left to worry about, because a tight case can ruin everything.

Here are the product links. I used the 2nd link for the install so far, but they're pretty much identical.

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/1005003490262469.html

https://www.aliexpress.com/item/1005003472897787.html
 
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Izy

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Not all of the camera protectors cause an issue with a flash. If the cutout is big enough, you won't have that problem at all.
That's where your wrong.

Lk swapped from a smaller circle cutout to a bigger teardrop style.

Yes the bigger cutout helps but the the underlying issue persists where the light bleeds the edges of all the glass causing the glare
 
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zetsumeikuro

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That's where your wrong.

Lk swapped from a smaller circle cutout to a bigger teardrop style.

Yes the bigger cutout helps but the the underlying issue persists where the light bleeds the edges of all the glass causing the glare
Don't know what to tell you, but I don't have that problem. I'm using the one that came with the Aacl tempered glass and I don't have any glare issues even in a pitch black room. I'm waiting on the Rhinoshield ones and hopefully they're just as good.
 

Just got these in from AliExpress, I ordered a 2 pack of the Mocolo, and an unbranded (slightly more expensive) 2 pack.

Both are literally the same thing in different boxes. They came relatively quickly (about 10 days to NJ), well packaged and nothing was broken.

I burned through one of the mocolo protectors because my phone was slightly tilted and the glue started to run towards the bottom of the screen. I tried to act quickly to toss the glass on it and got a bunch of air bubbles, so I just tossed it without even curing it with the light.

The second attempt went perfectly. I propped up the bottom of the phone with the alcohol swab I used on the first attempt, and it set the phone flat enough. Put the glue in the center, made sure there was no air bubbles in the glue, and slowly put the protector in place. Once the glue started spreading I dropped it in place and let it do it’s thing. Definitely not as easy as having the Whitestone or Amfilm frame to guide you, but it ended up applying perfectly anyways.

So… With that being said: the fingerprint sensor works perfectly. It’s just as fast as it was with the LK TPU protector on it, and I didn’t even have to redo my prints. Once I apply my DBrand skin I’ll see how the protector works with my case, and hopefully it doesn’t push up the glass. At this point that’s the only thing left to worry about, because a tight case can ruin everything.
Do you have a link to these? Sorry if I missed it!
 

Az Biker

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and the feeling is ok? I really don't want to use a protector, haven't since Nexus days and never had a scratch since, but don't want to take the chance ... those aren't sold in CA , I wonder if these are the same but different seller's name
Yes. The old school TPU protectors felt like leather (rough, textured) but these look and feel like glass (very smooth, and no texture).

I will switch to 9H tempered glass once it becomes more readily available, but for now, these are much much better than the older TPU protectors.

The fingerprint sensor works every time with these protectors as well.

The link you provided looks like the same type of kit and overall picture, so you might be right about same product diff company.
 

reaper000

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OK, so I bought from eBay the linked TGSP (from pages ago) that has the solid blob of glue over the fingerprint reader. It was like 3 protectors for $16 USD

So I pulled off the armorsuit tpu, and put on the glass, squished the blob down hard for a minute, increased touch sensitivity in settings, and added another fingerprint with the glass in place. The fingerprint reader works nearly 9/10 times. Good enough.

Was it worth it...?

It all comes down to personal preference in benefits vs risk, advantages vs disadvantages.
For me, tonight -- because I reserve the right to change my mind! -- the obvious drawback of having a noticeable circular aberration is tempered by the added insurance of screen protection. Some of you may argue that's any TGSP is excessive or unnecessary, but I've had various shattered <$10 screen protectors convince me otherwise. For me, the better question is whether TPU is good enough, and I have an LK TPU ready to go should I indeed tire of noticing the blob. Which brings me to my answer, which is admittedly swayed by the novelty of having this product on for the duration of typing this post...

The answer for me is YES.
...
For now.
 
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    After watching the WhitestoneDome remove their UV screen protector off the pixel 6 pro, and comparing it to my experience with the removing the Mocolo TGSP from AliExpress, it's very evident that the Mocolo adhesive glue is very bad. I was able to remove the Mocolo one with my Pinky finger nail - and it lifted up with incredible ease. But after watching Whitestone, it should actually be more difficult to remove a UV cured screen protector.

    Goes to show, the Mocolo one has bad glue adhesion.
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    Installed the mowei and initially was quite pleased with it. Looked great, pretty easy install. But man, the fingerprint sensor or rather the degrade in ease of use is driving me nuts! I've re-registered my prints several times already to no avail. I've had to hold my finger down for what seems significantly longer in order for it read. From several posts, it sounds like i should take it off and reinstall and weigh down the fps area using coins?
    My Mowei and the fingerprint sensor is still working well after installing it on Dec. 8. I didn't use any weights, and for what it's worth, I got an email from Mowei saying to not use any weights and that's why they didn't include a weight in the package.

    But if adding a weight worked for other people, couldn't hurt I guess. Also making sure you cured it for the recommended time.
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    Installed the Mowei last night and man it is great. I might have slightly decreased fingerprint reading, however, hard to really gauge as it is under a microscope now.

    All in all I certainly recommend this bad boy.

    Did anyone else receive only 2 sets of the foam rods? I noticed mine were wet with the glue after install so I tossed them. I have one set left but 2 more screen protectors. I am wondering if the should have included 3 sets?
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    Installed another Mocolo using these
    method with holding the place where fingerprint is and it works flawlessly now. Still looks like the edges are not perfect and I suspect it will get worse day by day. :(

    You need better loca glue the included stuff isn't good.
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    Just got lucky with an overnight delivery since my Rhinoshield impact flex failed twice due to the installation method with a line of bubbles in the middle. I got my hands on the IMBZBK and actually like them a lot. Plastic USB alignment tool, non-slip pad for installation and several extra screen protectors while being cheaper than Rhinoshield. I can definitely recommend the IMBZBK screen protectors. Smooth feel, great installation assuming there is no dust in the air and the included non-skid pad helps a LOT for installation without having to set your phone on the case or a slick surface with the camera bump. Just in case anyone else can't get the LK's in a reasonable amount of time the IMBZBK are a great option.
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    Well, I don't carry diamonds in my pocket. Keys, yes; a lighter maybe based on the party. :)

    The LK TPU protector mentioned a few times is the bomb. After a day, I can't tell it is on the screen. Finger glides across just fine. FPR works fine. No blur. Easy installation.
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    I have ordered the same about a week or 2 ago and am awaiting its arrival. Think I posted about it in another screen protector thread and not this one (hard to keep up with all the different threads 😜). I will also report back on how it goes when it arrives.
    Ended up ordering these. They should be here by the end of the week. I'll let you guys know how it goes.

    [3+2 Pack] for Google Pixel 6 Pro Screen Protector [Support Fingerprint Unlocking] 3x 3D Curved Tempered Glass and 2x Camera Lens Protector for Pixel 6 Pro 5G https://www.amazon.com/dp/B09LDF5C8...abc_2MBCCWPCD3GZPJDNV7Y0?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1
    Ok, got the screen protectors today. Things went fairly well except for 1 very tiny bubble that is barely noticeable so I went with it.

    I followed the instructions in the video provided by a QR code for the most part. The video is for another phone so I just ignored the part about removing the fingerprint sticker as there isn't one on this protector. I also did not use a weight. Not sure if that would have helped with that 1 very tiny bubble or not.

    Instead of using their stickers to cover up the speakers, etc., I used electrical tape. That stuck much better than the provided stickers. Covered up both top and bottom speakers, volume buttons and sim card tray.

    The tray is pretty nice. It really leveled out the phone so no problem with the camera bar. Inserted the provided foam cushions on 3 of the sides and the phone fit very snug and well in there.

    The protector fit fairly well also. It's a bit smaller than the actual screen (similar to all the other ones I've tried), but that allows it to not interfere with a case coming on or off (in my case Spigen Tough Armor). With the case on it's pretty much covering everything exposed.

    Front facing camera is working fine. Touch is working fine.

    And the fingerprint sensor? Well, that is working fine as well 😀. Am finally able to use it (been using a non-LOCA TGSP so haven't been able to use it till now). I enrolled both thumbs and so far each time the sensor has worked and fairly quickly. Only enrolled each thumb once. (Btw, checked to see if any of my other non-enrolled fingerprints could unlock it as has been reported a bit and they could not.)

    So in conclusion, based on my experience alone, I would recommend this protector. It comes with 3 screen protectors and 2 camera protectors (which I did not use). Also comes with 3 "bottles/viles" of LOCA, 2 sets of absorption cushions for the sides, 5 packs of wet/dry cloths and stickers, tray, and a UV light.

    All in all I'm pretty happy with it so far (it's only been about an hour since installation). Now just need to run that adb command so each time I touch the phone the screen doesn't wake 🙃.
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    Bought last week this one https://m.de.aliexpress.com/item/10...er_id=c48d9edf02c84f368fef07df4672e3c5&is_c=N

    It works flawless,feels also really good and it works with the fingerprint reader.
    It's maybe a millimeter or a half to small but that's okay
    Here a small video how it works with the fingerprint reader.
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    Why? It blows my mind...
    Thanks for confirming my suspicion that I would want to add you to my ignore list.
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    Hello all -
    I've been following this thread closely as quality tempered glass screen protectors are important to me. P6P will be my first curved screen, so I was disappointed to learn that it's a pain to find quality glass protectors for them.

    I sent an inquiry to Whitstone Dome 1 week ago asking about availability for P6P screen protectors. They just now responded to me that they should release a product in mid-January 2022.

    E-mail:

    Whitestone Dome Support [email protected] via gorgias.io​

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    Hi Ryan,

    Thank you for reaching out to us.
    Pixel 6 / 6 pro will be launched on Mid Jan, 2022

    Thank you,