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Vibrating button cover?

Is your vibrating?

  • Yes

    Votes: 1 16.7%
  • No

    Votes: 5 83.3%

  • Total voters


Dec 8, 2009
Today I plugged my phone into the charger and I realized that the metal button cover felt different then when it was unplugged. It seem to almost be vibrating as I rubbed my fingers over it then when I unplugged it, it felt normal once again. I was curious if anyone else had this same thing happening.
that means your outlet isn't grounded, you can try to use a power strip that has it's own fuse or change the outlet in your house to a grounded one. The vibration you're feeling is a little bit of the electricity conducting through the metal part of the case. Happens to me with my macbook pro.

Also holding the device with two hands will eliminate the trickle current.
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