phenomenon "touch Disease"Publicized shortly after million mobile iPhone 6 si 6 iPhone Plus came out of the warranty period has passed under silence Apple for as long as affected devices could be repaired free of charge in authorized service centers.
Manifested by the appearance of white stripes at the top of the display and the controls applied to the surface touch unanswered, the defect can be mitigated at first firmly or slightly torsionand housing, bringing the mobile terminal to normal operation. The problem lies in the nature of hardware soon, mobile phone became unusable.
Especially affecting Series 6 iPhone PlusDefect "Touch Disease" occurs over time with greater likelihood of developing only after the mobile phone out of warranty period. The culprit appears to be a combination of factors, starting with the large housing flex if pressed too hard and inadequate protection of the electronic board, not as flexible and susceptible to damage by successive deformations.
Source microprocessor issues is responsible for managing the touch functions, which may come off the board. Use and series iPhone Earlier, the chip was protected by housing much smaller and stiffer respective phones, by using an additional treatment for stiffening, comprising applying a metal cover the entire length of the electronic board and an additional adhesive to prevent accidental detachment.
Both ways were abandoned in series iPhone 6Instead appearing only a metal lid with duct tape shielding role. As a result, forcing repeated phone's casing in normal use lead in time to the occurrence of micro-cracks in the contact area between the chip responsible for managing the touch functions and board.
Unfortunately, the only cure is replacement of the defective part in a service center. Quite complex, intervention can be costly if your cell phone was no longer in the warranty period.