iOS 4.1 Won't Fix Proximity Sensor Issue

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  1. News Bot

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    I don't have the problem but that's a bummer for people that do.
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    your face/ear can still touch the screen with a bumper, so a bumper doesn't do much
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    He said bummer, not bumper.

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  5. Badd_Blood

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    Maybe its a hardware issue not software? Just like the antenna.
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    I was making a joke

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    Hmmm....I've only experienced this issue once or twice ever since I got the ip4 so it doesn't bother me much.....I do hope it gets fixed eventually for the people who have the problem frequently
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    So, the proximity sensor is supposed to disable accidental button pressing when your face is close to the phone?
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    Yeah it's the thing that knows your face is close to the phone and turns off your screen, then when you pull your face away the screen magically awakens

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