Proximity Sensor?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by liamf1, Mar 27, 2012.

  1. liamf1

    liamf1 Well-Known Member
    53

    Feb 26, 2012
    145
    29
    53
    High School
    Chicago IL
    I still don't understand what a proximity sensor is... Or what its trying to do... Can someone explain please?
     

    Advertisement
  2. pastafarian

    pastafarian P√Ętes avec votre foie
    Moderator
    513

    Nov 4, 2009
    5,622
    4,625
    513
    Sales
    The Sea of Tranquility
    For the most part, the proximity sensor is used to disable and turn off the display when it is near your face in order to prevent your cheek from changing something while your in a call.
     
    liamf1 likes this.
  3. liamf1

    liamf1 Well-Known Member
    53

    Feb 26, 2012
    145
    29
    53
    High School
    Chicago IL
    I was so confused on this..
    I kept wondering... What is it trying to sense that Im close to...
    But anyways,
    Thank you for answering
    -Sincerely,
    Liam-
     
Tags:

Share This Page

Loading...