Xperia z1 proximity sensor

The best way to access XDA on your phone. How to Replace Sony Xperia Z1 Compact LCD Screen. Hi. Got broken Z5 premium, changed screen including frame. Tested all fine, apart from proximity. When answer call screen goes black. No button work than. Nothing I can do. have to wait for conversation to finish. Than can operate phone again. tested few proximity aps and looks like they detect sensor but showing value of ''0'' which means sensor covered. Can someone help. Cannot even find diagram where the sensor is located. You're viewing YouTube in English (US). You can change this preference below. Xperia Companion Back up and transfer your content. It should only take a few minutes to answer five quick questions. Just click the Launch survey button at the end of your visit to begin. For me often when the call has been ended by the other person I require to turn the phone on with the power key as the screen has gone blank. My Devices: Sony Xperia Z1, Sony Xperia Z5 Premium. xperia z. I have the same problem after installing the spg glass protector ver1. Since the ver2 has a cutout at the proximity sensor, I do not like it and therefore keep on using the ver1 without the cutout. I prefer to disable the proximity sensor instead of having a pit on the screen surface. Just add the line: This feature is not available right now. Please try again later. There is ONLY one way. This way is how to FIX the proximity sensor problem for all Sony smartphones. The proximity sensor is fixed in very, very precise position from the LCD. If you changed the screen, is impossible to fix a new one in perfect position. Also, if your phone is few year old, there is bigger distance between the LCD and frame. OK, what have to do? Remove battery cover (see how in youtube), find the sensor and make possible to move it closer to the screen. For example - Xperia Z5 Compact - proximity sensor is inseparable part from another buttons and it is allocated under back camera. Just remove the back camera and put small part of ribbing, 2x2x0,5 mm between the camera and sensor. Your sensor will work fine. Be careful when you do this. Do not use too thick pad, because is possible to unglue the LCD. Similar sitiation is with Z, Z2, Z3. If you have Xperia LT25i, don't need to open. With powerful magnifying glass you will see very, very thin layer, coverering the LCD. With thin and sharp tool - razor blade - peel off and remove this layer. You will lost SONY logo, but your phone will work perfect. Good luck! An easier way to add the property to your build.prop would be to use build.prop editor -. Add swipe gestures to any Android, no root. Music and movie apps Your ticket to the biggest hits and hottest shows. Music and movie apps Your ticket to the biggest hits and hottest shows. to the end of the file build.prop located in /system, reboot, and the sensor will be disabled. The way to activate the screen during a phone call is to press the power button twice. Hope this help. ---------- Post added at 05:01 AM ---------- Previous post was at 04:03 AM ----------. Anyone else have issues with the proximity sensor?. It should only take a few minutes to answer five quick questions. Just click the Launch survey button at the end of your visit to begin. My Devices: Sony Xperia Z, Moto X, Sony Xperia Z1, Sony Xperia Z4 Tablet, Moto G 2015, Sony Xperia Z5, Moto G4 Plus, Moto G4 Play, Sony Xperia X, OnePlus 5, Xiaomi Mi A1. Cara atasi layar mati saat melakukan panggilan di hp OPPO. Thanks guys, but I dont think its the screen protector. There is a diagnostic tool on the compact and it tests the proximity sensor and it appears to be working fine. Still, there is a long delay when on calls and you take the phone away from your ear. Are either of you guys using the phone? Really looking for confirmation about this behavior. You're viewing YouTube in English (US). You can change this preference below.