Root [Sprint/Cricket] galaxy s3 phone wont boot. stuck on Samsung logo

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by inerax, Apr 14, 2013.

  1. inerax

    inerax New Member
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    Hello, i am attempting to fix my wifes phone. When i hold the volume down, home and power button i get to a download page.

    when i hold volume up, home and power i get to a screen that lets me wipe all data. I have reset to default and cleaned the cache, no change.

    I have also used odin3 to load new firmware i downloaded from samsungmobile


    Even after all this the phone still sits on the samsung logo during boot.

    What else can i try?
     

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  2. inerax

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  3. Shabbypenguin

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    you are a long way from kansas, im moving your thread to the sprint galaxy s 3 subforum instead of teh galaxy reverb in order to get you some better answers :)
     
  4. inerax

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    lol. thank you. new here and seaching the reberb came up. i was lost ;)
     
  5. inerax

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    I followed the guide below. i downloaded the most recent firmware for my device. When the program odin is loading and i see a progress bar in odin nothing is happening on the phone.


    How to recover a bricked Samsung Galaxy S3 | Reviews | CNET UK
     
  6. Mikestony

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    Hello inerax!
    Welcome to AF!!
    Are you rooted or stock?
    And maybe I missed it, but what carrier are you with?
     
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