The galaxy m series smartphones launched in India has been phenomenal hit for the smartphone maker in a market with heating competition among other OEM’s especially with Realme and Xiaomi upping the ante with stellar specs and solid price points. Even though the brand value can take the Samsung so far they have included Amoled displays and huge battery capacity at mid range price points to separate themselves from the pack to appeal to the more casual and media consuming segments of the market.
Even though the Galaxy M-series smartphones have been praised by reviewers and users alike there are still some glaring issues affecting the series line-up, Touch screen issues on the Galaxy M-series smartphones is not an uncommon problem with many users reporting delayed touch response or unresponsive touch screen without any apparent reasons. However hardware faults are not usually the main culprit behind these touch screen issues on the Galaxy M-series smartphones there are quite a few factors which affect your touch screen performance.
1. Software Issues
More often that not firmware glitches or broken updates can significantly hamper your touch screen performance. To solve this issue you can reset your smartphone to factory default setting which will wipe all your data on the device and start anew by setting up your device for a fresh start.
To factory reset your phone, follow the steps below:
- Open Settings from your home screen
- Tap on General management
- Tap on Reset
- Tap on Factory data reset
- Scroll down and tap on the Reset button
- Tap the Delete all button to proceed with the reset
2. Broken screen
If you have dropped your smartphone frequently and your display screen are showing cracks then this will also dampen your touch screen digitizer sensitivity leading to touch screen problems the only solution here is to replace your broken display at a Samsung authorized service center.
3. Improving touch screen sensitivity
Many of the smartphone users including me use a screen protector on their displays to protect their phones from fall damages, these tempered glasses more often than not can dampen the sensitivity of the touch screen digitizer. Also some users might be using smartphones using gloves which can also lead to some touch inputs not being detected. To fix these issues users can enable improved touch screen sensitivity on their Samsung Galaxy M-series smartphones
- Open Settings from the home screen or from the notification panel by clicking the gear icon.
- Tap on Display
- Tap the Touch sensitivity and toggle to ON
Hope this guide helps you in fixing your touch screen issues on your Samsung M-series smartphones.