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PostPosted: Mon Sep 16, 2013 8:05 pm 
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Hi guys,

Device: G9 101 TURBO 8GB (A101).
Issue: depending on how you hold the tablet, lots of ghost touchs appear on screen and cause undesired touches. Example: if I hold it on the left side and try to use Google Maps, maps get crazy and start moving all over and zooming in/out.

I see some people complaining about it, but it's still difficult to see if it's a hardware or software problem.
Some people say reverting back to firmware 3.2.80 fix the problem, but I tried to downgrade the firmware with official and rooted versions and been unsuccessful (official gives error 221 because you can't officially downgrade and the rooted one flashes Archos logo nonstop).
I managed to install CyanogenMod but the same problem happens (ghost touchs depending how I hold the tablet).
Others apparently sent it to Archos for repair but I haven't seen the results - did them fix the problem?

If you experienced this issue, could you please post your solution?
I'm afraid to send it to Archos and then them send it back to me with no fix...

Thank you!


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PostPosted: Tue Sep 17, 2013 3:38 pm 
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Just a follow up: I went back to the store and replaced for another one (same model) and this one works perfectly.
If it matters, the first one had serial number beginning with PR13 and the new one has PR08... maybe it helps someone.


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