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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Crafty Droid, Apr 28, 2010.

  1. Crafty Droid

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    When the bottom four keys are illuminated, and if you look down the screen almost perpendicularly can you see the glow of the bottom buttons(inside the phone)? Almost as if the light is leaking from the bottom buttons.
     

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  2. Crafty Droid

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    Something like this? [​IMG]
     
  3. Crafty Droid

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    Nobody? Come on people! relieve my OCD!
     
  4. TheSultan

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  5. Crafty Droid

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    sigh I know I know

    can somebody just answer the question please? It doesn't take a lot of your time.
     
  6. booser4

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    Wow that was relieving
     
  7. benson304

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    What are you going to do? Go to the store and request a replacement? They might laugh in your face to be honest.
     
  8. Crafty Droid

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    Well, maybe they will or I won't go for an exchange if someone here is kind enough here to just answer the question asked.
     
  9. w0rdie

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    The first run of the Imagio had this issue -- they later fixed it.

    I can see how it would bother someone, though it is a minor thing.
     
  10. Crafty Droid

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    Its not as bad as the picutre about I actually only see glow from the middle two buttons.
     
  11. Needz_Android

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    wow you must be really OCD, i have no idea what u are talking about
     
  12. Crafty Droid

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    Look at the incredible at an angle like show in the picture. Do you see any light leaking?
     
  13. Wynnded

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    I can see it in the image you posted.

    Send the phone to me now!

    You could return it for another but fire up the new one before leaving the store to be sure that the new one does not have the same issue. Of course you'll have to wait until all the release hubub cools down. Shucks, by then it may not bother you.
     
  14. Crafty Droid

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    The above picture is not of my phone but of Motorola droid with the same problem.
     
  15. benson304

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    If I had the phone I would check...but it hasn't been delivered yet.

    This is more absurd than the uproar over the dots because of the touchscreen.
     
  16. Crafty Droid

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    What is that supposed to mean?
     
  17. Pseudoty1

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    Just tested it for you and yes the menu and back arrow have light leakage while the home and search have none.
     
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  18. Crafty Droid

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    Thanks a bunch.
     
  19. jamor

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    I don't have mine yet. Maybe use some black magic marker or some black hockey tape.
     
  20. benson304

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    Hold the screen a certain way if it is black and you can see white dots under the screen.

    Oh noes time to return the phone! Light leak AND white dots if I hold it at the perfect angle! UNACCEPTABLE.
     
  21. aleis

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    its nothing though.
    its like that on my eris.
    someone wrote a post about it there also...wait...was that you?? :)
     
  22. Bundy

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    @OP - You must have either come from a Storm (which is why you're sensitive to it) or have never seen the light leakage from it (or you'd be appreciative of little there is).
     
  23. armoredsaint

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    haha i was about to say, lots of whiners from the BB crowd on leakage :D i have a BB Tour and I could care less, there's more important things in life to worry about. ;)
     
  24. Jakaro

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    Put a piece of electrical tape over where the light leaks! heh
     

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