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Old October 28th, 2011, 08:02 PM   #51 (permalink)
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Is it OK to use this thread to discuss the issues listed, or would you prefer to keep this to posting about known issues?

The reason I ask is that I've experienced something with mine that I would like to put forward and see if it's related to a particular thing I saw mentioned in the OP....regarding how apps interact with the user and with the removable SD Card.
What kind of problems are you experiencing?

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What kind of problems are you experiencing?
So listen to this crap.

I get the BSOD every once in awhile, call, talk to tech support, nothing works (duh) so they overnight me a phone.

I take it out of the box, put my sd/sim/battery in. Turn it on. Its slow as hell. Then sync, takes forever for 100ish contacts. Then I click text message and the screen starts going crazy. Flashing/jumping around. Won't let me do anything. It was like a virus got into it and made it go apeshyt.

Turn it off/on and same thing. I go to the VW store and they can't help me at all. Nothing. Call and "sorry, we'll send you another phone overnight".

Great service we have here. I called/emailed the DM in my area and am waiting on a response. I will be getting the Razr when it comes out, free.
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So listen to this crap.

I get the BSOD every once in awhile, call, talk to tech support, nothing works (duh) so they overnight me a phone.

I take it out of the box, put my sd/sim/battery in. Turn it on. Its slow as hell. Then sync, takes forever for 100ish contacts. Then I click text message and the screen starts going crazy. Flashing/jumping around. Won't let me do anything. It was like a virus got into it and made it go apeshyt.

Turn it off/on and same thing. I go to the VW store and they can't help me at all. Nothing. Call and "sorry, we'll send you another phone overnight".

Great service we have here. I called/emailed the DM in my area and am waiting on a response. I will be getting the Razr when it comes out, free.

good luck with that. verizon stores are useless.
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good luck with that. verizon stores are useless.
Same district manager helped me YEARS ago. I'll get a Razr, just need to wait a few weeks.
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What kind of problems are you experiencing?

well, az i read through your post again, i suspect that my problem is related...

i knew i was about to have my week old bio replaced...so i waz trying to find backjp apps....the problem is that, even though i selected 'SD-CARD' in the settings of every backup app i tested, none of thsm backed up to my sd card. they all backed up to the internal storage location.

problem was that i did not realize this till i was at best buy getting the replacement (for other issues)........i wanted to transfer everything (including app) back to the replacement bio and couldnt cause it wasnt on the removable sd card (for reasons i think i now unxerstand)... so i had to fire up the old bio, transfer al backup files to the removable sd and then to the internal storage before being able to 'restore' any of the data to the replacement bio.

i assume now that this is because of tbe difference between sd card and sd card ext (you know what speling i mean).

right?
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The Bionic is a GREAT phone............ when you aren't pulling the battery and rebooting!! I have the great fortune to live right on the edge of two towers, one VZW, one Alltel. I can literally go from 2 bars on VZW to two bars roaming on Alltel just walking around inside my house (and my house ain't THAT big).

Because of the signal loss issues with the Bionic, I am doing at LEAST 5-6 battery pulls/reboots per day! After numerous factory resets (which did not help at all), VZW is swapping me out for the Nexus when it releases. I am outside of the 14 days, but have been a VZW customer for 13 years and have four lines, all with smartphones on em, and all with unlimited txt/data, so I was insanely lucky enough to get someone at VZW to make an exception to get me out of this Bionic NIGHTMARE......

I have been a HUGE Moto cheerleader going all the way back to the original Q smartphone and Razr flip phones, but after the Bionic, I am DONE with Moto forever!

The first Q was buggy, but bearable
The 2nd gen Q was awesome
The original razr (wifes phone) was great
The OG Droid was a home run
The X was, quite honestly, the BEST smartphone I have ever owned!

Even after all that history, the Bionic is a deal-breaker for me & Moto. If I lived somewhere in a big city when I never lost signal to begin with, and only had to do battery pulls for the "black screen of death", I might be able to wait it out for this alleged software update, but I am beyond disgusted that Moto would release this phone, this late, after countless delays, and STILL have it be a train wreck.

Just my 2 cents worth, your mileage may vary
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Known Issue. 9-8-2011. Customer duped in to thinking this would be one hell of a phone. In actuality, it's a mess like every other phone we put out.
Solution, take said phone to the grand canyon and heave ho it over the cliff.
I went through 4 BlackBerry Storms and 3 OTA updates before VZW/RIM had it stabilized. I thought I had learned my lesson in early adoption before buying the Bionic. Well, it looks like a repeat performance with VZW/Moto.
Stupid me thought that after a couple of years with the architecture, the product family would have been more mature.
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What will you do when you come upon issues with the Nexus? Just sayin'.
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good luck with that. verizon stores are useless.
That's why I got mine at Costco. 90 days and I get the phone replaced with a brand new one out of the box, no issues with having to deal with Verizon refurbished crap...
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Madmako - If the Nexus has issues that cause me to do 5 or more battery pulls every single day, I will get rid of it as well. I've been an early adopter for a long time, I get the "bleeding edge" thing, and I am OK with glitches here and there. But because of where I live the signal drop issue is a non-stop never ending battle that, to me, makes this Bionic not even useable. I spend more time rebooting the damn thing than I do actualy using it.
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Madmako - If the Nexus has issues that cause me to do 5 or more battery pulls every single day, I will get rid of it as well. I've been an early adopter for a long time, I get the "bleeding edge" thing, and I am OK with glitches here and there. But because of where I live the signal drop issue is a non-stop never ending battle that, to me, makes this Bionic not even useable. I spend more time rebooting the damn thing than I do actualy using it.
Sorry to be the ignorant goof here, but I am a newb....so, I guess I get a little leniency for that wen I ask this...

Is this ("5 or more battery pulls every single day") a real problem that is currently being experienced by a huge number of Bionic users, or just something limited to a few hackers?

The reason I ask is that, I'm not getting anything like that. I have not had to pull the battery once yet, whereas I had to do it at least once a day to my Storm from the day I first got it....in fact, when I went in to Verizon to deal with it, they told me that RIM actually recommends doing a battery pull on the Storm 1 every day......found same recommendation from them in writing online, and that's when I installed a tool called QuickPull that I could schedule to do it automatically for me overnight.

Now, while I'm still very new to the Bionic....and to Android altogether actually (got my first Android phone, the Bionic, two weeks ago), I will probably eventually want to root my phone in order to use some of the more sophisticated apps I've seen out there (app, data and rom backup and recovery for starters). Is this battery pull problem (BSOD and other issues) actually happening to folks like me where I'm at presently, or only once they start getting into rooting, romming, etc?
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Not rooted or rommed at all, factory default. MOST of my problems stem from being on the edge of signal, I think.
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Not rooted or rommed at all, factory default. MOST of my problems stem from being on the edge of signal, I think.
You might give EVRC-B a try to help with your location. It is documented as the second entry in ... http://androidforums.com/motorola-droid-bionic/421050-useful-how-tos-tips.html.

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Gonna try it for the next day or two, will let you know......
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You might give EVRC-B a try to help with your location. It is documented as the second entry in ... http://androidforums.com/motorola-droid-bionic/421050-useful-how-tos-tips.html.

If you do try it, let me know the result.

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I am also going to try this out since my flat is on the edge of a network.

I would laugh if this is what the big OTA fix does =P
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that is definitely a long list! Though the only real problem I have is the data connectivity between 4G and 3G.
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Tried the change here, had to change each time I rebooted, no improvement or change at all here in SE Ohio.
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Problems since September...has any of these been fixed lately?
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Madmako - If the Nexus has issues that cause me to do 5 or more battery pulls every single day, I will get rid of it as well. I've been an early adopter for a long time, I get the "bleeding edge" thing, and I am OK with glitches here and there. But because of where I live the signal drop issue is a non-stop never ending battle that, to me, makes this Bionic not even useable. I spend more time rebooting the damn thing than I do actualy using it.
Ask Verizon Wireless to push a hybrid PRL. I had the same problem with signal loss and the hybrid PRL solved that. You will have the same problem with the Nexus thus you need the hybrid PRL.
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The Bionic is a GREAT phone............ when you aren't pulling the battery and rebooting!! I have the great fortune to live right on the edge of two towers, one VZW, one Alltel. I can literally go from 2 bars on VZW to two bars roaming on Alltel just walking around inside my house (and my house ain't THAT big).

Because of the signal loss issues with the Bionic, I am doing at LEAST 5-6 battery pulls/reboots per day! After numerous factory resets (which did not help at all), VZW is swapping me out for the Nexus when it releases. I am outside of the 14 days, but have been a VZW customer for 13 years and have four lines, all with smartphones on em, and all with unlimited txt/data, so I was insanely lucky enough to get someone at VZW to make an exception to get me out of this Bionic NIGHTMARE......

I have been a HUGE Moto cheerleader going all the way back to the original Q smartphone and Razr flip phones, but after the Bionic, I am DONE with Moto forever!

The first Q was buggy, but bearable
The 2nd gen Q was awesome
The original razr (wifes phone) was great
The OG Droid was a home run
The X was, quite honestly, the BEST smartphone I have ever owned!

Even after all that history, the Bionic is a deal-breaker for me & Moto. If I lived somewhere in a big city when I never lost signal to begin with, and only had to do battery pulls for the "black screen of death", I might be able to wait it out for this alleged software update, but I am beyond disgusted that Moto would release this phone, this late, after countless delays, and STILL have it be a train wreck.

Just my 2 cents worth, your mileage may vary
Just wondering...why are you considered roaming on Alltel towers? I used to live in SE Ohio area (near Portsmouth Ohio) and Verizon bought out Alltel when i lived there (2 years ago). I actually was a US Cellular customer then Alltel bought them out in the area...then Verizon bought out Alltel so for the past 3 years I have been a Verizon customer.

If you are considered roaming on Alltel towers in that area that would be very odd.
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Just wondering...why are you considered roaming on Alltel towers? I used to live in SE Ohio area (near Portsmouth Ohio) and Verizon bought out Alltel when i lived there (2 years ago). I actually was a US Cellular customer then Alltel bought them out in the area...then Verizon bought out Alltel so for the past 3 years I have been a Verizon customer.

If you are considered roaming on Alltel towers in that area that would be very odd.

Not sure why, but when dialing *228 i either get an activated phone or "welcome to alltell"

Academic at this point, the bionic is factory wiped and being used as a paperweight on my desk until the Nexus comes out. It will have the same tower swapping that all vzw phones have in my house, but only the bionic required a reboot every damn time signal dropped...
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Has the November patch been released yet?
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Not yet.

When it is available in your area you can simply go to Settings | About phone | System updates and instal it.

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When it is available in your area you can simply go to Settings | About phone | System updates and instal it.

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When I go to that place on my phone, I get the message,
"Check for update is not available at this time.
Try again later.".


Now, it doesn't say that the update itself isn't available, but that 'Check for update' is not available.
Does that mean what it says, (i.e. the update checking mechanism or service is, for some reason not working or unavailable), or is it rather poor English, and it really means that no updates are available?

Curiouser and curiouser (sorry...I just saw the musical, 'Alice in Wonderland' last night)...
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I get the standard inane message when I try it.

As I reported in another thread ... when I went through a Droid X OTA upgrade a year or so ago it was released incremtally to various regions around the US. A few weeks before it was released in my region I got a message similar to the one you reference.

When you hear it is avaiable in your region it will probably "magically" be available to you. If it isn't I would go back to where I bought it.

Until you hear it is available in your region I think all you can do is wait.

(If I was a betting person I would bet your region gets it before mine.)

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I get the standard inane message when I try it.

As I reported in another thread ... when I went through a Droid X OTA upgrade a year or so ago it was released incremtally to various regions around the US. A few weeks before it was released in my region I got a message similar to the one you reference.

When you hear it is avaiable in your region it will probably "magically" be available to you. If it isn't I would go back to where I bought it.

Until you hear it is available in your region I think all you can do is wait.

(If I was a betting person I would bet your region gets it before mine.)

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Hopefully it will be reported by somebody here, that had that same message (as I do), that the OTA update arrived and installed with no problems....so I don't have to worry
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Perhaps dashing your expectations ...

In the case of the Droid X it happened to me about 2-3 weeeks before the update was available.

Who knows ... that was 1-2 years ago ... stuff changes ...

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I'm in NH and having the black screen and signal issues
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Could be battery. Could be bad SIM card. Could be unseated SIM or SD card.

Try a reset (hold down both volume keys and power key for 5 seconds. It should start to load.

Is the battery charged?

If it doesn't come up, open the back, pull the battery, check that both cards are seated. Replace battery. Try to load.

If it still fails take it back and get the SIM card replaced.

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This is getting very frustrating! VZW told me back in September that this update would be released "shortly". At that point I should have returned my phone. Here we are with a week left in November and still no update. It almost seems like the 3G/4G issues are getting worse. VZW set up a follow up with me during the first week of December to see if the problem presist. Anyone know of any way to get out of this phone? I'm tried of waiting for said update!
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Still haven't seen anything about this bug...


So has anyone else experienced this?

I'm using the default video camera app, recording in 1080p, but:

- If turn down the brightness about less then half/50%-ish and try to record video of say, someone in the spotlight while I'm on dark, the video will flicker every 2 seconds to light and dark.

anyone else getting this?

Here is an example of a video I recorded for my girlfriend with this issue:

A Beautiful Mess (Jason Mraz Cover) - YouTube

Also I've tried it both with and without the leaked update and it does the same thing.
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I just tried it with the brightness turned all the way down and there was no flickler like on your sample.

With the brightness turned all the way up and there was no flickler.

With the brightness set at 50% and there was no flickler.

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I just tried it with the brightness turned all the way down and there was no flickler like on your sample.

With the brightness turned all the way up and there was no flickler.

With the brightness set at 50% and there was no flickler.

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You have to take video in very, very low light. Try taking the video at night with a few lights and not using the LED light.
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Nov 24th and still no bionic update. Sucks! I hate when my data drops and I cant connect to internet. The problem does seem to be happening less and less though which is a good thing.
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You have to take video in very, very low light. Try taking the video at night with a few lights and not using the LED light.
I tried it with a single overhead light in a dark room.

Your peoblem is not present.

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I did notice that when taking still photos of my house with LED Christmas lights that it shutters the lights. So that some of the lights appear to be off when the photo is captured.
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Not sure why, but when dialing *228 i either get an activated phone or "welcome to alltell"

Academic at this point, the bionic is factory wiped and being used as a paperweight on my desk until the Nexus comes out. It will have the same tower swapping that all vzw phones have in my house, but only the bionic required a reboot every damn time signal dropped...
I have read that using *228 does nothing for a 4G phone because the LTE SIM updates roaming on it's own, it can also damage the 4G LTE Sim card.

I would try running in CDMA only mode.
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I have read that using *228 does nothing for a 4G phone because the LTE SIM updates roaming on it's own, it can also damage the 4G LTE Sim card.

I would try running in CDMA only mode.
From what I read in other threads, to update you need to pull the battery while the device is still on, and pull the sim card. Then reinstall. This updates the phone.
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Add unable to charge from USB when battery meter is in yellow.
This irritates the hell out of me, at work I have a standard USB charger and when I forget to charge it and my battery is dying (yellow or red) having to use the USB to charge is useless it just can't keep up with the charging. At one point my phone died and I could never revive it using the usb cable I had to leave it in my truck using the cig lighter plug to charge it, just enough to be able to slowly charge using the usb cable at my desk.
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Have the problems on this phone been fixed? Choice between the Razr or Bionic. Thoughts?
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They are both great devices. They both have problems. Some of the problems are being addressed in the OTA that is in the process of being released.

I suggest you go to a store that has them both. Handle them both. Choose the one you like best.

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Have the problems on this phone been fixed? Choice between the Razr or Bionic. Thoughts?
There is a leak that claims to address this issue but it's result is hit and miss. Verizon has yet to release the update.

If I had the choice wait for the nexus, it should be out this coming week. If not go with the Razr.
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What else do you really need a16 or 32gig card for if you can't store application data on them? I know documents, photos, and such can but those taller up a minimal amount of storage. Please help me figure out how to store app. data on the external card!!!
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Some data you might want to store on the SD-Ext card can be rather large ... like a two hour movie.

You can store app data on the SD card or the SD-Ext card. You can not install the app on the SD-Ext card.

The confusion comes in because the SD card is not removable and the SD-Ext card is removable.

Prior to now, most applications were written to access data from the SD card. They have to be revised by the authors to process data to/from the SD or SD-Ext card. (A lot of the camera apps have settings that allow you to save the images on either card.)

The Files app sort of hides what is going on. If you want to see how it fits together and you are not root-ed, try the Astro File Manger app from the Android Market. It will show you the overall structure and allow you to move around inside (some) of it.

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Recently I switch over from my HTC Incredible for the more powerful Moto Bionic.

When i first activated my Bionic i was without network connectivity for a few hours. A few battery pulls later i was in business.

A little over a week in and i have only run into this problem 2 more times.. mainly in areas where the service is crappy to begin with.

My concern is that this is a sign of future problems to come.. is it a hardware problem or a software bug?? Will it get worse or better?

When functioning i like my bionic a lot.. but should we part ways before things take a turn for the worst..

Suggestions..
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You should be on the 5.5.893 of the system. If you are on 5.5.886 you should do the upgrade.

Also go to Settings | Battery & data management | Battery mode
Select Performance mode

The problem you describe is referred to everywhere as "data drops". It was a combination of tower-side and bionic-side problems. They have been working on both sides. It now seems to be a Bionic-side only problem/

There is a probably a new release 5.9.902 that will become the production version.

There was a release 5.9.901 that was pushed to some but not all Bionic users. 5.9.901 seems to have correct just about all the remaining data drop problems.

Your options are ...
-- Wait to convert to the Bionic until after 5.9.902 is released.
-- Go with the Bionic today using 5.5.893 and have some data drops.
-- Install the unsupported 5.9.901 today and probably have no data drops.

I am using 5.5.893 and can meet most of my data requirements with WiFi. I have customers who need data to communicate from their office in their truck to their home office. They can not tolerate unreliable data. My recommendation to them is to wait until 5.9.902(?) is released and stay on 3G until then.

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Recently I switch over from my HTC Incredible for the more powerful Moto Bionic.

When i first activated my Bionic i was without network connectivity for a few hours. A few battery pulls later i was in business.

A little over a week in and i have only run into this problem 2 more times.. mainly in areas where the service is crappy to begin with.

My concern is that this is a sign of future problems to come.. is it a hardware problem or a software bug?? Will it get worse or better?

When functioning i like my bionic a lot.. but should we part ways before things take a turn for the worst..

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if you are still within your 14 day worry free window, then return it ASAP. this phone has been broken since release on 9/8, and VZW/Moto have given no indication that they have any idea how to fix it. return it and buy a different phone.
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if you are still within your 14 day worry free window, then return it ASAP. this phone has been broken since release on 9/8, and VZW/Moto have given no indication that they have any idea how to fix it. return it and buy a different phone.
They have been working to fix the problems on both the tower-side and Bionic-side. The tower-side appears to be done. The Bionic-side appears to be done with 5.9.901 (and probably 5.9.902).

When 5.9.902 is released it looks like the major problems will be solved.

There is of course no announced date for when that will happen.

Options ...
-- Get out.
-- Wait for 5.9.902.
-- Install the leaked 5.9.901.
-- Revert to 3G and get the Bionic after 5.9.902 is released and pr oven.

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if you are still within your 14 day worry free window, then return it ASAP. this phone has been broken since release on 9/8, and VZW/Moto have given no indication that they have any idea how to fix it. return it and buy a different phone.
I completely disagree with this... My phone has worked well from the beginning with few data issues and it is now rock solid since I updated to 5.9.901...
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Recently I switch over from my HTC Incredible for the more powerful Moto Bionic.

When i first activated my Bionic i was without network connectivity for a few hours. A few battery pulls later i was in business.

A little over a week in and i have only run into this problem 2 more times.. mainly in areas where the service is crappy to begin with.

My concern is that this is a sign of future problems to come.. is it a hardware problem or a software bug?? Will it get worse or better?

When functioning i like my bionic a lot.. but should we part ways before things take a turn for the worst..
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I completely disagree with this... My phone has worked well from the beginning with few data issues and it is now rock solid since I updated to 5.9.901...
I'm going to both agree and disagree. rdsok, if you are not having problems, that's fine, but don't project your experience on others. If Austin224 is having data issues, then it's up to Austin to decide whether waiting for the 901/902 OTA to be delivered (which may not solve the problem for everybody, just because it has for you) is worth the risk of having to keep a phone that does not work with 100% reliability. The 14 day exchange period is a critical time to determine if a new phone works for you. I know I had a Bionic with random data drops and I can't begin to tell you how frustrating that was. I'm glad that I exchanged it in my 14 day period - here we are 4 months later and the Bionic data drop issue is still not resolved for everyone. Believe me, I wanted the Bionic to work for me.

I can't believe that it will be another 4 months before a solution is found, but given the OTA development and testing cycle, if the OTA is not accepted by Verizon it's possible that it may be many weeks before there is a solution.
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