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General The vibrate is better in 2.1!!

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Slugdoc, Mar 10, 2010.

  1. Slugdoc

    Slugdoc Well-Known Member
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    So, in 1.5 there were all these complaints (from me, too) that the vibrate on the Eris is useless. It was.

    But with 2.1, I can definitely feel a difference. Well, I can feel it at all, which is a huge difference.

    So kudos to HTC for seeing a problem and fixing it. Could be stronger, but still, much much better.
     

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  2. MisterMcGoo

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  3. jj3699

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    Thank you HTC and Slugdoc, I now have even more to look forward to with 2.1, I will be actually able to pick up incoming calls
     
  4. alprazolam

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    I haven't noticed a difference. I notice that there are different times that the phone vibrates such as when a call goes through...I just don't feel it go off unless it's in my hand or sitting on a desktop.
     
  5. hrbib21

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    Oh good. I'll keep it in my front pants pocket then...
     
  6. aleis

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    i missed three calls on vibrate so far...
     
  7. Yeah I have the same issue. If I am in my car with music on I dont hear the phone, and very rarely feel the vibrate. Not that I would answer anyhow but if it was time sensitive I might pull over.
     
  8. lgldrgdlr

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    i noticed on 2.1 the default vibrate setting is horrible. if you turn it to, i think it's the long option, it works much better.
     
  9. snorge

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    A nice feature they've added now is the ability to disable the feedback on the bottom buttons. Before someone had claimed this was a hardware feature and impossible to change so that is funny to look back at now.
     
  10. swe3t23

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    does the trackball change color
     
  11. joetarin

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    Sweet, a longer stronger vibrate means 2 hours less battery life on the Eris :rolleyes:
     
  12. mkarps

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    Oh good. I'll keep it in my back pocket then....
     
  13. astrostrat89

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    "The vibrate is better in 2.1!!"

    That's what she said....

    sorry, couldn't help it.
     
  14. mc48

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    so. east, usa
    hehe.
     
  15. DDustiNN

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    I don't understand why so many people want to turn that off. Those buttons are never 100% responsive for me, and I usually have to press one more than once (or make sure I press really firmly) for it to register. The vibrate assures me that the keypress was registered... otherwise, I would either be sitting and waiting for nothing, or pressing it too many times.
     

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