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Old April 4th, 2011, 04:13 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi new here.

Just wondering if anyone else is having this problem.
Got the phone on 1st April and since then it has randomly turned itself off twice, then I need to manually turn it on.

First happened over night and found it was turn off in the morning with alot of battery life.
Then again in the afternoon same day with alot of battery life.

Made contact with my contract provider and they says it's software related and my phone is just a 1 of few... They are sending me a new one to replace but I honestly think it will occur again.

Only apps I have installed are, Facebook, Ebay, Twitter and Google Goggles.

Anyone have any ideas or solutions?
I'll be contacting Samsung in the morning too.

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Old April 5th, 2011, 03:16 AM   #2 (permalink)
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it's not normal, i suggest you to do a soft reset by holding the power key for 10 seconds to refresh the memory.
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Old April 5th, 2011, 08:27 AM   #3 (permalink)
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well since the 2nd turn off, it hasnt done it since. But I'm still going along with getting the phone swapped.
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Was on the phone to Samsung too.
Chap said it was Firmwire or battery problem and that they have had similar complaints not just on the Ace but on other phones.

He suggested to send it out for repairs or replace and that my phone is just 1 of few and just got unlucky.

Still dont believe tho. Find it hard to.
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I seem to be having the same problem!
I've to remove the battery and restart my phone again.

It really is annoying to check if my phone is still switched on.

I'm waiting to see if there's a fix or if this is just a defective piece!
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I have exact the same problem. It became worse after upgrading to latest firmware (PDA:KB7 / PHONE:KB1 / CSC:KB6)

Now my phone randomly shuts down at least once every day...
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Well mine just turned off itself again today after going through 1 whole day without it happening.
Expecting my replacement delivered tomorrow and going to see if it happens again. This time I am not going to download any apps apart from Facebook, and I will link only my email.

Let's see if Samsung are correct about just being unlucky getting a faulty phone... Highly unbelieveable but if it strikes twice I'm going to complain again.
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Old April 7th, 2011, 11:58 AM   #8 (permalink)
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I think u ve a faulty piece as i dont face any such probs...
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Ok had the replacement phone for 6hrs brand new. Just found it turned off with full battery.

What to do...
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i installed whatchdog... this morning i found my phone switched back on again asking for pin to unlock simcard...

don't know what to do next..
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2nd replacement giving me problems again...
This time I was told to not put anything outside on the phone like songs. So i didnt and only installed Facebook and linked my email account...

Still decides to turn off and wait for me to find it to turn it on...
I'm about to give up completely with Samsung and try a HTC out!
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I am experiencing the same problem as of today, but I found a German forum where a lot of people were talking about this and one of them stated that it is probably a problem that has to do with the WiFi connection of the phone. In Settings-> Wireless and networks-> Wi-Fi settings you can press the menu button to go to advanced settings. Here you will see the Wi-Fi sleep policy which means that the Wi-Fi will turn off once phone's screen turns off.

This person chose for 'Never' instead of the standard 'When screen turns off', and didn't have any problems for 3 weeks straight. After that he switched it back just to see what would happen and the phone turned off by itself the same day.

Perhaps this really is the solution for our problem, I sure do hope so. I am going to try it, see if it works for me. Thought I'd let you know, hope we can all still enjoy this phone and that Samsung finds a way to fix it soon!
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Old April 11th, 2011, 03:10 PM   #13 (permalink)
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Same thing happening to me. My Galaxy Ace is 2 days old and phone turns off my itself at least 1x a day. When phone automatically turns off, I can still call the galaxy ace mobile number but the device never rings or any indication of activity.

I will try to hard reset...
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I would try the theory above but sadly I have already rang up to replace my Galaxy Ace with a HTC Desire and try that out. Soo happy I get 14 days to decide if I want to keep them.
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I am experiencing the same problem as of today, but I found a German forum where a lot of people were talking about this and one of them stated that it is probably a problem that has to do with the WiFi connection of the phone. In Settings-> Wireless and networks-> Wi-Fi settings you can press the menu button to go to advanced settings. Here you will see the Wi-Fi sleep policy which means that the Wi-Fi will turn off once phone's screen turns off.

This person chose for 'Never' instead of the standard 'When screen turns off', and didn't have any problems for 3 weeks straight. After that he switched it back just to see what would happen and the phone turned off by itself the same day.

Perhaps this really is the solution for our problem, I sure do hope so. I am going to try it, see if it works for me. Thought I'd let you know, hope we can all still enjoy this phone and that Samsung finds a way to fix it soon!
will try this too and let you peeps know...
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I am experiencing the same problem as of today, but I found a German forum where a lot of people were talking about this and one of them stated that it is probably a problem that has to do with the WiFi connection of the phone. In Settings-> Wireless and networks-> Wi-Fi settings you can press the menu button to go to advanced settings. Here you will see the Wi-Fi sleep policy which means that the Wi-Fi will turn off once phone's screen turns off.

This person chose for 'Never' instead of the standard 'When screen turns off', and didn't have any problems for 3 weeks straight. After that he switched it back just to see what would happen and the phone turned off by itself the same day.

Perhaps this really is the solution for our problem, I sure do hope so. I am going to try it, see if it works for me. Thought I'd let you know, hope we can all still enjoy this phone and that Samsung finds a way to fix it soon!
after 24hours++ of testing, the problem re-occured. I left the phone overnight, about 6 hours w/o charger plugged. I can call the mobile phone even it looks like turned off and still the galaxy ace is not ringing. I have changed the settings:

settings > wireless and networks > wifi settings > advanced > wifi sleep policy > never

I will try now the hard reset but I will call my supplier and ask for a change of model or change of brand.
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Same problem here, randomly the phone just seems to have shut down, have to hold the power button a few times to get it boot again. Got my ace four days ago. Have put in bunch of apps, but by the comments here, it doesn't seem to matter.

It actually seems that the phone probably doesn't shut down, instead it is on, probably frozen, and doesn't respond to button presses or give out ringtone when called to.. That would explain why a single long press on the power button fails to turn it on.

I just put on the wifi setting to never sleep (as suggested above), and am wishing that the problem go away. I'm not very keen to get it replaced only to find the same problem again..

[update]: Nope, i suppose the wifi setting doesn't help, as the phone again shut down 5 min after changing the wifi setting. It's the second time in an hour, if this keeps up, i probably must get it replaced.. sigh.

[update2] I updated the firmware with kies on 10. april, and don't recall having this problem before that, although i did get the phone on 9. so maybe i just was lucky before the firmware update.
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Old April 12th, 2011, 10:44 PM   #18 (permalink)
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How come I didn't experience this guys? Or probably just haven't noticed it? Or maybe it's not happening to me?
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How come I didn't experience this guys? Or probably just haven't noticed it? Or maybe it's not happening to me?
you are lucky =)

Question: when do you leave your WIFI switched ON overnight? do you leave your galaxy ace plugged in overnight?
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after 24hours++ of testing, the problem re-occured. I left the phone overnight, about 6 hours w/o charger plugged. I can call the mobile phone even it looks like turned off and still the galaxy ace is not ringing. I have changed the settings:

settings > wireless and networks > wifi settings > advanced > wifi sleep policy > never

I will try now the hard reset but I will call my supplier and ask for a change of model or change of brand.
I have tried it myself for the past two days and I haven't had any problems, BUT I have had my WiFi turned off completely unless I need it, because my dad reread the forum and said that the problem is not in the WiFi going into sleep mode, but the WiFi itself. Guess I misunderstood. Turning WiFi completely off has worked for me for the past couple of days, perhaps you could try that? I really hope Samsung notices and fixes it soon.
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I found another workaround, turning off sleep mode.
Maybe there are easier ways to do it, but i did it like this:

(copied the instructions from another forum):

- Download and install a free app Load Monitor.
- Under its preferences check the following on...
- Add Notification, Only notify high load, Auto start, and most importantly Wake Lock.

The wake lock prevents the phone from going into sleep mode, now i'm already 24 hours without shutdowns. I also set the update interval to 2 hours for the Load monitor, so it doesn't bug me often.

The downside must be battery consumption, i assume that the sleep mode does save up some juice. But at the moment i'd rather worry for the battery than if the phone is on or not.

Also, this problem is not limited to galaxy ace.. A little searching with google revealed that there is even a class action lawsuit against samsung because of the same problem in samsung S models.
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I have tried it myself for the past two days and I haven't had any problems, BUT I have had my WiFi turned off completely unless I need it, because my dad reread the forum and said that the problem is not in the WiFi going into sleep mode, but the WiFi itself. Guess I misunderstood. Turning WiFi completely off has worked for me for the past couple of days, perhaps you could try that? I really hope Samsung notices and fixes it soon.
Yep you are correct. I experimented too with it.

After hard reset for a number of times I observed the unit. I noticed that:

1. performing this... "settings > wireless and networks > wifi settings > advanced > wifi sleep policy > never" has a bearing. Performing this lessens the possibility of random turning off when wifi is ON. I experimented on default settings while the wifi is on, the probelm recurs.

2. Turning wifi OFF when not needed did not exhibit the problem. It really saves a lot of juice =) I experimented now for more than 24 hours.

You are correct on that WIFI off when not needed thing =)
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I found another workaround, turning off sleep mode.
Maybe there are easier ways to do it, but i did it like this:

(copied the instructions from another forum):

- Download and install a free app Load Monitor.
- Under its preferences check the following on...
- Add Notification, Only notify high load, Auto start, and most importantly Wake Lock.

The wake lock prevents the phone from going into sleep mode, now i'm already 24 hours without shutdowns. I also set the update interval to 2 hours for the Load monitor, so it doesn't bug me often.

The downside must be battery consumption, i assume that the sleep mode does save up some juice. But at the moment i'd rather worry for the battery than if the phone is on or not.

Also, this problem is not limited to galaxy ace.. A little searching with google revealed that there is even a class action lawsuit against samsung because of the same problem in samsung S models.
I will try this too after validating the TURN OFF WIFI if not needed style for a couple of weeks

Its cool to have workarounds, We can finally enjoy our samsung galaxy ace.
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you are lucky =)

Question: when do you leave your WIFI switched ON overnight? do you leave your galaxy ace plugged in overnight?
I only switch my WIFI on when I need it. I don't do overnight charges because overcharging will make the battery bloat and lessen its battery life. I also charge with my phone off. And wait for it till it says 100% charged. And I don't charge my phone yet when my battery icon is blinking. That way it is not drained and at the same time it is at its lowest state. So maybe that's why I don't experience problem as you guys.

I am not experiencing problems for my Samsung Galaxy Ace because:

1. I don't overcharged it or do overnight charging.

2. I charge with my phone off.

3. I only charge when my battery icon is blinking or when my battery life widget says its only 5%.

4. I switch on my wifi only when I need it.
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I only switch my WIFI on when I need it. I don't do overnight charges because overcharging will make the battery bloat and lessen its battery life. I also charge with my phone off. And wait for it till it says 100% charged. And I don't charge my phone yet when my battery icon is blinking. That way it is not drained and at the same time it is at its lowest state. So maybe that's why I don't experience problem as you guys.

I am not experiencing problems for my Samsung Galaxy Ace because:

1. I don't overcharged it or do overnight charging.

2. I charge with my phone off.

3. I only charge when my battery icon is blinking or when my battery life widget says its only 5%.

4. I switch on my wifi only when I need it.

Well, this can be the reason, but not necessarily. Maybe there's a hardware defect in some phones.
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I only switch my WIFI on when I need it. I don't do overnight charges because overcharging will make the battery bloat and lessen its battery life. I also charge with my phone off. And wait for it till it says 100% charged. And I don't charge my phone yet when my battery icon is blinking. That way it is not drained and at the same time it is at its lowest state. So maybe that's why I don't experience problem as you guys.

I am not experiencing problems for my Samsung Galaxy Ace because:

1. I don't overcharged it or do overnight charging.

2. I charge with my phone off.

3. I only charge when my battery icon is blinking or when my battery life widget says its only 5%.

4. I switch on my wifi only when I need it.
This practice may increase the life of your battery and mobile phone.
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I am experiencing the same problem, purchased it last week and since 5 days its been acting funny by getting off on its own when left idle. Can I get it refunded by samsung or I can only get it exchanged with a new one. I am afraid this model is defective on its own and replacing it wouldnt help.
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I am experiencing the same problem, purchased it last week and since 5 days its been acting funny by getting off on its own when left idle. Can I get it refunded by samsung or I can only get it exchanged with a new one. I am afraid this model is defective on its own and replacing it wouldnt help.

It depends on the retailer you purchased from. You can assert its replacment since we have consumer rights. (depending on country and purchase). If it cannot be replaced for certain reasons then you can perform the quick fix that is written in this thread.

As for me I have the option to upgrade to galaxy tab but I opted to stick with the ace. I believe that it will be addressed in the next patch. If not, samsung sucks =)
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Is there any fix for the auto shut off problem yet ??
It's quite annoying to check for the phone all the ways to see whether it still ALIVE !
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Is there any fix for the auto shut off problem yet ??
It's quite annoying to check for the phone all the ways to see whether it still ALIVE !
Still none, just the "turn off wifi if not needed" workaround. Mine worked well with this.

Plus validated with my unlimited data promo hence i dont use my wifi anymore, and no problems with random shutdown
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Is there any fix for the auto shut off problem yet ??
It's quite annoying to check for the phone all the ways to see whether it still ALIVE !
Also preventing the phone from going to sleep mode works. Have not have a random shutdown ever since. I don't have a data plan, and use wifi a lot for chatting and some random stuff. Hence I don't want to frequently turn wifi off, so this method suits me better.
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Also preventing the phone from going to sleep mode works. Have not have a random shutdown ever since. I don't have a data plan, and use wifi a lot for chatting and some random stuff. Hence I don't want to frequently turn wifi off, so this method suits me better.
To second this, Yes this method works well to, I tried this for 24hours and no problems at all. WIFI always on. Downside is.. the battery life. Compensation by charger at car and wall charger as needed.

Im trying to find other app that replicates the function of load monitor for trial =)
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It seems most of the Samsung users have some issues. I am wodering is there somthing to do with the Phone.
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To second this, Yes this method works well to, I tried this for 24hours and no problems at all. WIFI always on. Downside is.. the battery life. Compensation by charger at car and wall charger as needed.

Im trying to find other app that replicates the function of load monitor for trial =)

Hey, if you do find other (maybe simpler) apps that do the job, let us know.
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hi guys i am living in australia atm
and i also brought a galaxy ace on ebay from a hongkong seller
and my fone also is suffering from this problem....
i am really worried...wht should i do?
it turns off randomly
this is my first samsung fone...and before i had greats hope with it
and for today it turned off 2 times for no reason already
i dunno wht to do..i was reading from the above that is only a glitch or a bug in the fone
i was wonder will samsung ever fix this problem??cause having a fone that can turn off for no reason is not a pleasant thing...
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hi guys i am living in australia atm
and i also brought a galaxy ace on ebay from a hongkong seller
and my fone also is suffering from this problem....
i am really worried...wht should i do?
Take a deep breath, the situation is not so bad actually.
There are two verified workarounds at this time, both outlined in this thread.
I've been using one of them for two weeks now with success, and others
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it turns off randomly
this is my first samsung fone...and before i had greats hope with it
and for today it turned off 2 times for no reason already
i dunno wht to do..
That's easy. Use one of the workarounds and live your life in peace without worrying that the phone shut itself down when you last time took your hands off it for a few minutes.

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i was reading from the above that is only a glitch or a bug in the fone
i was wonder will samsung ever fix this problem??cause having a fone that can turn off for no reason is not a pleasant thing...
I don't think anyone here knows, unless we have people working for Samsung on this forum. Raise your hands please? =) But i wouldn't hold my breath, it could be a long wait. In the meantime, work around it and don't worry too much... It's a great phone, and i wouldn't swap it even though my phone also suffers from the glitch.
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Take a deep breath, the situation is not so bad actually.
There are two verified workarounds at this time, both outlined in this thread.
I've been using one of them for two weeks now with success, and others
have reported success with the other one as well.



That's easy. Use one of the workarounds and live your life in peace without worrying that the phone shut itself down when you last time took your hands off it for a few minutes.



I don't think anyone here knows, unless we have people working for Samsung on this forum. Raise your hands please? =) But i wouldn't hold my breath, it could be a long wait. In the meantime, work around it and don't worry too much... It's a great phone, and i wouldn't swap it even though my phone also suffers from the glitch.
thanks for replying me btw today i saw there is a update for my galaxy ace...should i update it??i am worried that if i do other problems will arise....do you think i should update the new firmware for my galaxy ace phone??
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I got my Ace on Saturday and it shut down twice, on Saturday and Sunday, then I installed LauncherPro and haven't had a problem since. Maybe it's got something to do with the default TouchWiz launcher. Anyone else tried this?
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I got my Ace on Saturday and it shut down twice, on Saturday and Sunday, then I installed LauncherPro and haven't had a problem since. Maybe it's got something to do with the default TouchWiz launcher. Anyone else tried this?
I installed Launcherpro, and fiddled with it. I also re-enabled sleep mode, and not long after not touching the phone, it shut itself down. So no, i think this workaround doesn't work, at least for me. The Launcherpro is a sweet app though.
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thanks for replying me btw today i saw there is a update for my galaxy ace...should i update it??i am worried that if i do other problems will arise....do you think i should update the new firmware for my galaxy ace phone??
Well, i installed a new version of the firmware few weeks ago and did not see any problems with it. It should be ok to update.
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my galaxy ace was turning off unexpectedly every day sometimes even twice a day, but a couple of days ago i downloaded launcher pro, and i havent had any problems with my phone even though i dont use it (i stay on samsung home). Hope this helps.
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the phone is not turning off, it is the screen that is turning off. You can verify this by dialing to your Galaxy ace. Of course, none of the key responds hence you will not be able to answer that call. You should see the missed call notification though after you restart the phone. I have the latest firmware version. This happens only when the Wifi is turned ON.
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the phone is not turning off, it is the screen that is turning off. You can verify this by dialing to your Galaxy ace. Of course, none of the key responds hence you will not be able to answer that call. You should see the missed call notification though after you restart the phone. I have the latest firmware version. This happens only when the Wifi is turned ON.
What do you do after a shutdown? how do you revive the screen? In my case after a shutdown I press powerbutton for 15 seconds++ for a restart. MissedCalls and SMS made during screenblackout did not register in my case.
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Hey, if you do find other (maybe simpler) apps that do the job, let us know.
Yes I will =)

right now I prefer your method of LoadMonitor than the "turn off WIFI" thing. Of course I still turn off my wifi when mobile in favor of 3G/HSDPA. In LoadMonitor method I have the extra confidence that in case I forgot to OFF the WIFI the bug wont bother me. BUT...

Just now, my galaxy ace shutdown again just once after weeks of LoadMonitor method. Probably the LoadMonitor had a glitch. Still the re-occurence of shutdowns is still way lower than not having the LoadMonitor.

Settings at hand: (just like you said):
Check on the ff:
-Add notification
-only notify on high load
-auto start
-wake lock
-only screen on

Maybe a gitch on the autostart function, because I restart my phone every morning. I have the confidence of not checking loading of LoadMonitor after restart. Before hand I manually turn on the LoadMonitor.
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My phone does this as well as some other problems! I have been offered a repair, but can this actually be fixed?

My phone also has an error with the wifi. Seems the ace has a few problems!!

Any ideas?
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My Galaxy Ace has been thru sleep of death many many times. After I brought it to Samsung service center, they downgraded the firmware from KC1 to KB1. I've never had sleep of death problem since then.

On the other hand, problems like phone auto-reboot when I wake the phone by pressing home button and wifi error is still there...
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Me too I noticed that my brand new Samsung Galaxy Ace GT-S5830 shuts down by itself when I am using the Wi-fi.

It occurs maybe 2 to 3 hours after I turn on the Wi-fi

I tried changing the Wifi Sleep Policy to Never and Never when plugged in but still the same result.

After it shutsdown, I can't turn on using the power button. I have to take out the battery and turn it on.

1.) I tried emailing Samsung Customer service and this is the reply I got:

Thank you for contacting Samsung Philippines.

With regard to your WiFi issue, may we know if there are running applications when phone shuts off? This
will allow us to isolate what was causing the automatic shut down of your phone...

Please do not reply back to this email message as this email address is
used for outbound messages only.


Sincerely

Samsung Philippines

// So where will I reply back?

2.) I tried calling their hotline. After waiting for so long they told me to bring it to there Samsung Mobile center

3.) When I visited the Samsung Mobile Center, which again made me wait for so long. The person in charge just said that this is the first time they encountered this type of problem. So this is the only option given to me:

Leave my phone at the Samsung Mobile Center. Processing time will take 5 days plus the observation and repair maybe 1 to 2 weeks.

So that means I have to back up my data erase everything and cant use my new phone for maybe 2 to 3 weeks...

I'd like to highlight Samsung's great customer service...
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1. this is indeed problem with WIFI
2. cell freezes randomly and no records of calls and SMSs are updated after the hard reset

Fix is to use a launcher(in place of default launcher) i used LauncherPro, u can also use Mr. Home or any other launcher
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Changing the launcher did not work for me. The issue still occurs with ADW Laucher in place.

Does anyone have a link to the KB1 firmware?
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Confirmation

1. this is indeed problem with WIFI
2. cell freezes randomly and no records of calls and SMSs are updated after the hard reset

Fix is to use a launcher(in place of default launcher) i used LauncherPro, u can also use Mr. Home or any other launcher
well this is embarrassing, earlier i posted it did fix the prob, but now im facing the same problem again. though i will say the frequency of cell getting stuck has reduced remarkably.
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