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Old November 18th, 2012, 07:32 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default GS3 i9300 will not turn on!

Hi All,

I had purchased a new GS3 on July, 4 months ago.
the phone seemed to work just fine for the first 3 months,
then it sometimes just shut down by itself, i thought it was something that
i did or a battery problem so i did not give it so much attention.

on October 30 the phone suddenly shut down and since then will not turn on,
if i connect it to the power the following caption appears "Galaxy S3 i9300"
and that's it.

can you please advice what can cause such problem?
I was suggested it might connect to the motherboard?

Hope you can suggest the reason since the place from where i purchased refuse to help and avoid replace it.

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Old November 18th, 2012, 08:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Contact samsung directly then.

First try factory reset. Hold volume up and home then press power to turn on. Should take you to recovery. If it does not or a factory reset does not help, it is a fault.
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