The fifth Google Nexus phone. Officially announced on October 31, 2013, it sports a 4.95" 1080p display, a 2.26 GHz Snapdragon processor, and LTE support. Powered by Android 4.4.2, KITKAT. Manufactured by LG.

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Touch dead spots - what do I need to fix this?

I'm looking into repairing my Nexus 5 myself, and the only issue that I don't quite know what I need to fix, is the touch screen/touch digitizer, of even if that would be what I need to replace.

The touch screen has dead zones, so I'm assuming that I need to replace the touch digitizer, but if that isn't all that needs to be replaced, any input would be appreciated.

Everything with the phone functions properly other than the touch deadzone.

Currently I am assuming I need to buy this:

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yes that's all you need. have a nice repair... btw don't forget to transfer the power and volume buttons

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Thanks, I figured its what I needed, and yeah, I wont forget to swap anything.


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Nexus 5 too? I've had that issue twice now with my Nexus 4. My guess is that the same poor quality of workmanship goes into the Nexus 6 then also. Wow... they don't learn.

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