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Discussion in 'Android Help' started by Widget07, Apr 24, 2015.

  1. Widget07

    Widget07 Guest
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    Hello,

    I've been a long time android user and recently upgraded my s4 to an s6. Never had any issues with my old phone, however, after briefly using the s6 I'm getting headaches, nausea and dizziness.

    I recall reading an article that the new ios operating system was giving people similar symptoms. Has anyone experienced this with the s6? I've tried lowering the brightness and still haven't had much success.

    Any advice/tips would be much appreciated as I really enjoy the phone.

    Cheers,

     


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    Post #4 by EarlyMon, Jul 8, 2015 (1 points)
  3. mikedt

    mikedt 你好

    Buyer's remorse? I don't know.... but if you're getting any serious problems like dizziness, nausea etc. it may not be the phone doing it. Seek medical attention might be best bet.

    I don't think there's any major difference that would cause anything like that between an S4 and S6, it doesn't have any flashing strobe lights, etc.

    IANAD
     
    #2 mikedt, Apr 24, 2015
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  4. sactodroid_2

    sactodroid_2 Lurker

    Did you find a resolution to this issue? I just switched from my G4 to a G6 yesterday and am having the same problem. The same thing happened with iOS, for which Apple later added a feature to 'reduce' the motion (when launching programs). I have read some talk about the parallax of the background but I sense that there is just a little bit too much motion when applications are opened from the icons. I will probably return the phone if I can't find the solution, which is too bad because i love the Galaxy line.
     
  5. EarlyMon

    EarlyMon The PearlyMon
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    Try going into developer options and turn off animations.
     
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  6. sactodroid_2

    sactodroid_2 Lurker

    oh wow, that's it! A thousand thanks for the advice.
     
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  7. funkylogik

    funkylogik share the love peeps ;)

    So it was the new lollipop animations causing it?
     
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  8. EarlyMon

    EarlyMon The PearlyMon
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    As it's a new screen, and new TouchWiz as well, you've got three variables to choose from.

    Clearly, it's Lollipop's fault.
     
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  9. funkylogik

    funkylogik share the love peeps ;)

    As it's a new screen, and new TouchWiz as well, you've got three variables to choose from.

    Clearly, it's Lollipop's fault.[/quote]
    Testing forum fiends.
    Of course it's lollipop. Damn you progressive Android :D
    Lollipop doesn't make me feel sick until I have to go on Facebook lol

    Sent from my A0001 using Forum Fiend 2 v1.3.8.
     
    #8 funkylogik, Jul 8, 2015
    Last edited: Jul 8, 2015
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