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Topic: Question about lower touch- screen

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Vizard17

Vizard17

1. Posted:

I have a question about the lower screen, It feels different then the upper screen, when I view my 3DS horizontally at the lower base, I notice that when I press the lower screen with my stylus It looks like the screen goes a little down and when you remove the stylus It goes normal, Its like the lower screen Is made of something plastic- glass-ish thing.

Name: Nathan
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~Mario Kart 7
~Pokemon Y

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Sanya

Sanya

2. Posted:

...its a touch screen...lol. It's supposed to be like that so you can't break it easily.

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Vizard17

Vizard17

3. Posted:

Oh, I never knew that xD

Name: Nathan
Current games:
~The legend of zelda OoT 3D
~Mario Kart 7
~Pokemon Y

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Sanya

Sanya

4. Posted:

Yeah, pretty sure its because you're using a pen-like object and not your finger like you would on an iPad or something.

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Another Update: Also Yuuki...from School Rumble...
Yet Another Update: Also Amber and Xiao Pai from Rune Factory 4.

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Vizard17

Vizard17

5. Posted:

Oh, I see Thanks!

Name: Nathan
Current games:
~The legend of zelda OoT 3D
~Mario Kart 7
~Pokemon Y

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willobee

willobee

6. Posted:

It's a resistive touch screen, the screen bending ever slightly is how it functions. Capacitive touch screens like on Apple products work differently, and are made of glass. No flexing in them.

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Blathers

Blathers

7. Posted:

The benefits of such a touch screen is high precision. The downside is it can only detect one point of contact.

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DualWielding

DualWielding

8. Posted:

Off topic but I really would like a Trauma Center for 3DS, that's one of the few games which justify using a resistive touch screen over a capacitative one

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dumedum

dumedum

9. Posted:

I think it's the other way around. There are only a few games that would justifty a capacitive touch screen over a resistive one.

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