1. Scott7217's Avatar
    So, I heard the OnePlus One gives you the option of turning off the capacitive buttons and using on-screen buttons if you toggle the settings. That feature sounds pretty neat. Give both options and let the users decide on how they want to use their phone.

    I suppose the capacitive buttons still take up bezel space, but it doesn't look like it's a large area.
    04-23-2014 06:12 PM
  2. UJ95x's Avatar
    Cue the girl from the Old El Paso taco commercials 😅
    Seems like a nice feature. That's how I have my GS4 set up at the moment


    Sent from my Galaxy S4 running SlimKat 4.4.2
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    04-23-2014 06:23 PM
  3. thebizz's Avatar
    It's all about choice and giving users what they want. I would probably never use the capacitive buttons but their are those that will.
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    04-23-2014 06:26 PM
  4. rjl2's Avatar
    I would probably use the capacitive buttons, but only because they are there and it doesn't make sense to me to give up the real estate on the screen. Though I understand the counterpoint that the on screen buttons can be customized and how that would appeal to some people.
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    04-23-2014 07:58 PM
  5. ysbg's Avatar
    I'd be reluctant to buy a phone that has capacitive or hardware buttons. (Whether or not I have the option to use on-screen buttons instead.)
    04-24-2014 01:27 AM
  6. dkhmwilliams's Avatar
    They both have their advantages. I really don't mind having the capacitive buttons and physical home button.

    Sent from the Galaxy Note 3...yeah, its spectacular.
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    04-24-2014 03:33 AM
  7. booboolala2000's Avatar
    So how do you ad a photo to a comment using the Android Central app?

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    04-24-2014 07:57 AM
  8. dkhmwilliams's Avatar
    So how do you ad a photo to a comment using the Android Central app?

    Posted via Android Central App
    Look for a camera icon or plus sign. I use tapatalk, and if you hit the plus sign and the three dots at the top right you can insert a photo.

    Sent from the Galaxy Note 3...yeah, its spectacular.
    04-24-2014 08:33 AM
  9. UJ95x's Avatar
    So how do you ad a photo to a comment using the Android Central app?

    Posted via Android Central App
    Can't be done on the AC App. Use either Tapatalk, the AC Forums App or the desktop site

    Sent from my Galaxy S4 running SlimKat 4.4.2
    04-24-2014 12:17 PM
  10. TypoCorrecto's Avatar
    This function would be perfect on the Note 3...
    04-25-2014 03:38 PM
  11. Soundtrack to Chaos's Avatar
    Why not get rid of capacitive and the bezel and just have on screen?

    I don't see the point of having both at all
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    04-26-2014 01:39 AM
  12. zero3187's Avatar
    Why not get rid of capacitive and the bezel and just have on screen?

    I don't see the point of having both at all
    I totally agree. I like on screen buttons because they can be context sensitive whereas the capacitive buttons are mainly single use. Also less bezel plz!
    04-27-2014 10:02 AM

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