Black Screen of Death

Discussion in 'Jailbreaks and iOS Hacks' started by spin360, Mar 27, 2012.

  1. spin360 macrumors member

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    #1
    This ever happen to anyone? My screen goes unresponsive from time to time however I can tell the phone is still on by switching it to vibrate. I can get it to turn back on by restarting the phone (holding the power + sleep button until Apple logo shows). Any reason this may be happening?

    BTW I have a 4S with 5.0.1 JB.
     
  2. Stella macrumors 604

    Stella

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    Canada
    #2

    My 4S phone does this occasionally.. not jail broken and occurs with all version of iOS 5. I've known other 4S phones to do this too.

    Thought about getting it replaced but don't want to end up with a broken pixel lemon ( which Apple won't exchange ).


    Existing thread:
    http://forums.macrumors.com/showthread.php?t=1263698
     
  3. spin360 thread starter macrumors member

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    #3
    Damn that sucks. Definitely don't want to risk taking it in and getting a 4S with 5.1 on it. Can't live without JB. Guess I just have to live with it.
     
  4. EngageWithRage macrumors 6502

    EngageWithRage

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    Yup, mine will get stuck on the black screen when I respring sometimes, hasn't happened in a while tho..
     

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