Soft touch buttons (virtual buttons) usablilty

by Craig Mitchell » Tue, 07 Dec 2010 13:34:43 GMT

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 Most phones now have soft touch buttons (including the new Nexus S).

I really struggle with soft touch buttons.  They are too close to the
screen for me.  And for some reason, on my N1, I have to press them
right at the top for them to register, so I'm often pressing controls
on the screen rather then the buttons.

I've noticed a few complaints about this.  However, I would be
interested to know if some phones work better then others with the
soft touch buttons.

Has anyone tried a few phones with soft touch buttons and noticed a


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