Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 
3847 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 237

Trusted

  Reply # 991163 20-Feb-2014 15:10
Send private message

DuncanMcC: The worst 1520 "bug"...

How many folk have noticed that a 'scroll' gets picked up as a 'tap'?

I don't like it, I don't like it at all.

Can this be fixed?


2 updates for this have been released.

1 is a firmware update that right now seems to be available to only UK handsets atm. The 2nd update is 'touch' setting update that seems to have fixed for some users. This was released today via the Windows store. It has also added an option under settings to disable/enable vibrations for the capacitive buttons. I have installed the touch update today on my Honk Kong model but cannot say with certainty that it fixed it.




Do whatever you want to do man.

  

12 posts

Geek


  Reply # 1004708 13-Mar-2014 10:08
Send private message

My yellow 1520 just arrived yesterday. Bought it from Parallel Imported for $789 although now they've dropped the price by $10. absolutely love it. It's a real beast with my thick kickstand case on! I can't say I'm too impressed with the camera as the photos I've taken always seem to have white balance issues..and the images are not quite as sharp as I expected, for example, most of the trees in my photo lack details. I don;t know if these issues have anything to do with the fact that I kept the flashlights off.

 
 
 
 


129 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 3


  Reply # 1056330 30-May-2014 02:57
Send private message

Has the phantom taps/touch issue been resolved with the 1520? Some people say it has, some not with the 8.1 preview.

53 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5


  Reply # 1056653 30-May-2014 17:09
Send private message

It's all working fine for me with windows phone 8.1

5053 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1386

Trusted
Microsoft

  Reply # 1056656 30-May-2014 17:20
Send private message

Working fine for me too

129 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 3


  Reply # 1056786 30-May-2014 19:33
Send private message

Have you guys purchased the 1520.3 or 1520.1? Have been reading the 1520.3 is the true international version of the phone with qi charging and the others use an AT&T charging standard. Emailed a couple of parallel importers, and they have said they have the 1520.1. Where did you guys get the 1520.3 if that's the model you have? Thanks for your help! Really need a new phone and not sure I can wait for the Lumia 930 any longer.

13725 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 6448

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1056788 30-May-2014 19:43
Send private message

To those of you that have one of these devices, what is it like to use everyday, does the size become an issue with carrying it around and what is it like in your pocket?
Something I have noticed with bigger phones is carrying them in car, the nooks provided in cars just don't seem to fit bigger phones, have you found this?




Mike
Retired IT Manager. 
The views stated in my posts are my personal views and not that of any other organisation.

 

 Mac user, Windows curser, Chrome OS desired.

 

A Tiger in Africa, probably escaped from the Zoo.

 

 


53 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5


  Reply # 1056796 30-May-2014 19:56
Send private message

I have a 1520.1 which I purchased parallel imported a couple of months ago and it has QI charging and works really well on Telecom.

53 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5


  Reply # 1056797 30-May-2014 19:57
Send private message

KiwiNZ,

 

The phone fits quite well in my Mazda Demio where it has a little section between the two seats.

 

Stefan

5053 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1386

Trusted
Microsoft

  Reply # 1056818 30-May-2014 20:13
Send private message

1520.1 has Qi and will be the one the parallel importers have here

5053 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1386

Trusted
Microsoft

  Reply # 1056820 30-May-2014 20:15
Send private message

in the car I use this car cradle holder, that has Qi too and fits the 1520

http://www.nokia.com/global/products/accessory/cr-200/

53 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5


  Reply # 1056823 30-May-2014 20:18
Send private message

Nathan,

I asked Nokia via Twitter the other day how to get hold of one of those car cradles, as the newer model sounds very useful, but they couldn't actually to point me to anywhere I could actually purchase it in New Zealand :-(

Stefan

13725 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 6448

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 1056827 30-May-2014 20:21
Send private message

nathan: in the car I use this car cradle holder, that has Qi too and fits the 1520

http://www.nokia.com/global/products/accessory/cr-200/


What is it like to carry when walking etc, does it fit comfortably in pockets?




Mike
Retired IT Manager. 
The views stated in my posts are my personal views and not that of any other organisation.

 

 Mac user, Windows curser, Chrome OS desired.

 

A Tiger in Africa, probably escaped from the Zoo.

 

 


53 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5


  Reply # 1056829 30-May-2014 20:24
Send private message

I have found it surprisingly good at fitting into my pockets. That was my major concern and in my case it fits perfectly fine in my jeans and track pants, shorts et cetera. But my wife is trying to tell me that I have huge pockets in my jeans :-)



705 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 104


  Reply # 1056836 30-May-2014 20:30
Send private message

My next phone is definitely going to be between either the next version of this, the LG G3 or the next Moto X.

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.