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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by cabbie, Jun 21, 2010.

  1. cabbie

    cabbie Well-Known Member
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    note: i have an invisible shield on

    Looking for an optimal screen cleaning solution. I've tried rubbing alcohol, water, eyeglass lens cleaner with microfiber cloths, TP and a cotton cloth. None seem to work great.
     

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  2. RoboMonkey

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    No screen protector on mine and most times I just use my shirt. :)
     
  3. pwnst*r

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    no screen protector + micro fiber cloth. solvents or any liquids would NOT be a good idea.
     
  4. shadiguy1

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    i carry mine in an old oakley sunglass pouch.. and it serves as a screen cleaner as well.
     
  5. teky

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    Yep, keep any fluids off the screen. Get a nice little microfiber cloth...works wonders.
     
  6. cyberelex

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    I use Hand saniter and a napkin, because it evaporates very quicly and cleans to a spit shine. :)
     
  7. rickyaustin

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    No screen protector, rub it on pantleg. Spotless.
     
  8. OhioGuy89

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    Why no liquid, even water? I've used it a couple times.

    But I just usually breathe on it and wipe it off w/ my shirt.
     
  9. fizzerfz1

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    After seeing the scratch test video, I got a bit brave...No screen protector yet. I just rub it on my cotton shirts. Cleaned.

    Screen protector on the way though.
     
  10. Softgel97

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    I have no screen protector and mine cleans itself whenever I put it in my pocket. I guess it rubs against the lining and self cleans.
     
  11. freeza

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    I use a disinfectant wipe/rubbing alcohol & napkin and/or a microfiber cloth :)
     
  12. sitlet

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    NEVER use rubbing alcohol oh ANY type of screen. It will eat away the protective coating.

    To clean the screen, just use a microfiber cloth. If there is still stuff on it, dampen the cloth, but not too much. If the cloth is dripping that is WAY to much.
     
  13. eric3316

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    I use an iphone to wipe down my EVO
     
  14. J03

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    With and without a screen protector, this is the most efficient solution. I just put it in my pocket, screen facing in, and by the time i pull it out to use it again it's crystal clear.
     
  15. dr g

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    :p
     
  16. ap3604

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    Pretty damn hilarious brotha' :D

    I guess this would be the one thing that the EVO couldn't do better than an iPhone ;)
     
  17. nRRe

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    Indeed, just a heavy breath and a wipe against the shirt.
     
  18. Fubie

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    Just use my shirt and the screen always comes clean.
     
  19. SoFLO

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    I keep it simple and use my shirt ;)
     
  20. devgrp

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    I use those screen cleaning wipes they make for flat screen monitor plus a micro fiber cloth
     
  21. danielevans83

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    try spit. preferably your own. or something dry like an undershirt works great.
     
  22. Kenster

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    No screen protector and same way here, always clean when it comes out of the pocket!
     
  23. Jebus Christ

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    A wad of spit and sandpaper
     
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  24. ap3604

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    I would hope it would be your own spit! :eek:

    I couldn't imagine how disgusting that would be to ask someone to spit on your EVO for you. YUCK :(
     
  25. Dutch54

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    You just had to...didnt ya :)

    I use my T shirt or a small anime figure made for cleaning cell phones that has microfibre on one side.
     
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