1. ptb127's Avatar
    Does the 3GS have the same proximity sensor issues that are plaguing the iPhone 4? I know my old one, even after the 4.1 update, didn't work all the time. I just got rid of the iPhone 4 because of that issue, it was awful.
    09-24-2010 06:50 PM
  2. iRoo's Avatar
    I believe so, although there have been unofficial reports from users who've seen the problem on the iPhone 3G, so I wouldn't be surprised if that might extend to the 3GS as well. After all, it was a software update that fixed the problem, which means it is technically possible that this issue branched down to the 3G and 3GS too.

    Unfortunately, I sold my 3GS in order to help subsidize the purchase of my iPhone 4, so I don't have any way to really confirm that for you.

    Are you looking into getting a 3GS to replace the iPhone 4 you got rid of specifically because of the proximity sensor issue you had with your iPhone 4?
    09-25-2010 05:42 AM
  3. ptb127's Avatar
    Yes.. I couldn't take hitting the mute button on almost every call.
    09-25-2010 08:27 AM
  4. Mustang5Oh's Avatar
    Did you try a different iPhone 4?
    09-25-2010 09:04 AM
  5. nanohits's Avatar
    Even with the new firmware for iphone 4 I still get the Proximity issues. Tried with 2 phones so far.
    09-25-2010 09:21 AM