OpenMoko and LCD TV

Sam Kuper sam.kuper at
Tue May 5 18:57:17 CEST 2009

2009/5/5 Marcel <tanuva at>

> Am Dienstag, 5. Mai 2009 18:38:42 schrieb Mile Davidovic:
> > Yesterday I accidentally put my OM phone near LCD TV (Samsung).
> >
> > SW on OM is QT Extended and when I press power button (to wake up
> > mobile) TV immediately turn off.
> >
> > I tried again and TV changed channel. So, on my phone this behavioure
> > is repeatable.
> If the neo had an infrared led I'd have guessed it sends some random
> signal, but since it does not... Voodoo... °_°
> Seriously: Electromagnetic fields? GSM? I really have to try that with my
> TV...

There are various standards that define the kinds/amount of EMI that an
electrical device must: (1) be able to cope with, and/or (2) not produce in
excess of.

It sounds like either your OM or your TV might not be fully compliant.

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