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Anyone notice that almost sweet scent that is on the Epic's keyboard?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Eazail70x7, Nov 7, 2010.

  1. Eazail70x7

    Eazail70x7 Well-Known Member
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    Both mine and my sister's Epics have the scent. Go ahead, smell your keypad. I like the scent actually. Its been like this since day 1
     

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  2. KillerQ97

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    lol,

    Yep, I noticed it too! However, I bet some people have keyboards that smell like peanut butter...or McDonalds....or....

    Haha, but yes, you're right....


    Later,

    Matt!
     
  3. Eazail70x7

    Eazail70x7 Well-Known Member
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    Glad to know its not just me and that I'm not losing my mind
     
  4. Android XTC

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    Why are you smelling the key board in the first place? OK so now you have me smelling my Epic. Yes that scent brought back memories. Back in the day when Western Electric made almost every telephone in the country there coiled phone cords when new had a very intoxicating scent to them that you could smell for days after the nice phone man would come make a free house call to repair your telephones for FREE. This is almost that same scent.
     
  5. pablo.station

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    smells like pine or something..
     
  6. cruiser771

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    i concur, wish it smelled like candy though. i kinda like the smell of a fresh xerox
     
  7. badankles

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    LOL, i've never thought about it until this post. it does smell of pine or similar. i wonder if it's coming from the keys or underneath?
     
  8. Bomix

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    Sounds like another sales pitch.. LOL
     
  9. Eazail70x7

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    Your right, it does LOL
     
  10. scrufton

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    maybe it's the lubricant used for the slider.
     
  11. meinken

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    Smells more like a burning circuit board to me :)
     
  12. badankles

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    uh-oh
     
  13. hayaboosa1300

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    mine smells like bodily fluid residue
     
  14. hayaboosa1300

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    jk, I have never used my keyboard, and I just
    got the epic on the 11.8.10
    and I smell nothing on my keyboard
     
  15. gme109

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    The out gassing of toxic chemicals do doubt.
     
  16. cary328is

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    It's the smell of pure awesomeness
     
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  17. Eazail70x7

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    Lol! It does smell pretty epic
     
  18. Dvin211

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    That's what it is...You can smell it on the keyboard and on the back of the phone.
    Be interesting to see what happens in the next 12 months.
     
  19. SntaCruz83

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    I can't believe i just smelled my phone...i feel like my cat just judged me.
     
  20. MetaX

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    It smells kind of like the car oil change place..XD
     
  21. JDubbleTrouble

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    who is putting there phone that close to their face in the first place...like you were that excited to get the epic that you had to smell the newness of it and surprise!!!! its smells like fresh baked cookies and treats
     
  22. -javier-

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    mine dont smell like anything, then again i just got mine like a week ago.
     
  23. AngrySyko

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    It smells like... like.... (sniffs again)...

    Gingerbread! :)
     
  24. diego1985

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    Lol dude said "body fluids" somebody eats too much va jay jay. but it does have a good super nintendo power cord smell.
     
  25. Bperry

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    It's really strong by the charging port. That's where I first noticed it.
     

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