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Old December 18th, 2011, 07:25 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Does anybody else have this problem?!

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I also get this as well. Even after I ran the upgrade tool that was mentioned in this forum. I am hoping that once we get a custom recovery and the Source Code is released we can get some custom roms and Dev support that will bring with it enhancements along with stability/bug fixes
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Does anybody else have this problem?!

Please, HELP!!
Never happens to my phone.

Try removing all unnecessary apps. 99.9% of the time it's poorly designed apps that make Android crash.
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Is there a list of of any particular apps out there that might cause this problem? Is so, please let me know.
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Old December 21st, 2011, 12:19 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Is there a list of of any particular apps out there that might cause this problem? Is so, please let me know.
I was going to ask that too. I heard that Words With Friends was causing some people issues. I uninstalled that but am still having crashes 2-5 times a day... I don't have a ton of apps on there but in lieu of uninstalling EVERYTHING, maybe someone could post what apps they uninstalled that made their phone work better.
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I was going to ask that too. I heard that Words With Friends was causing some people issues. I uninstalled that but am still having crashes 2-5 times a day... I don't have a ton of apps on there but in lieu of uninstalling EVERYTHING, maybe someone could post what apps they uninstalled that made their phone work better.
I must recommend to you to have a factory data reset if u real have 2-5 times crashes a day. I only find a few times freezes after its lunch when surf on the internet.
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Volume + seems to cause problems in the free version but I have heard not in the payed version. By the way it is a good app but does seem to effect the Warp.
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I must recommend to you to have a factory data reset if u real have 2-5 times crashes a day. I only find a few times freezes after its lunch when surf on the internet.
I'm not very technologically capable so I'm a little scared to do a factory reset. I'm worried it'll wipe out everything and I won't have it backed up correctly or something. But I'll try it if it keeps crashing. Thank you.
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I'm not very technologically capable so I'm a little scared to do a factory reset. I'm worried it'll wipe out everything and I won't have it backed up correctly or something. But I'll try it if it keeps crashing. Thank you.
All your contacts should be synced to your Google account. They will re-download once you re-synced after the factor reset.
Download Titanium Backup from the market. Use it to backup all your apps.
I would recommend the pro upgrade but the free version should get the job done.
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titanium backup? He mentioned he is not very technologically capable and he's scared to wipe his data so I think he would be even more scared to root his phone. Sorry if my tone doesn't sound nice, but I'm not sure how to reword that to make it sound nice(er) :s

Titanium backup is a program that can only operate when you have full root access. In short, this means you must root your phone. If you want to find instructions on how to root your phone then please see this video:

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All your contacts should be synced to your Google account. They will re-download once you re-synced after the factor reset.
Download Titanium Backup from the market. Use it to backup all your apps.
I would recommend the pro upgrade but the free version should get the job done.
Thanx, aladdin. I will give this a shot.
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titanium backup? He mentioned he is not very technologically capable and he's scared to wipe his data so I think he would be even more scared to root his phone. Sorry if my tone doesn't sound nice, but I'm not sure how to reword that to make it sound nice(er) :s

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I had the same problem untill i did a firmware update from build b06 to b08 is been about a week now and it has been perfect just go to about phone -system updates and firmware update. I know that zte was informed of the problem and im pretty sure this update was the fix
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I had the same problem untill i did a firmware update from build b06 to b08 is been about a week now and it has been perfect just go to about phone -system updates and firmware update. I know that zte was informed of the problem and im pretty sure this update was the fix

I dare to say that no any brand smartpone can fix the freeze completely like computer,specially for the open source OS. maybe iOS better that android on this subject. just improvment not completely. sometime this freeze mostly relate to personally usage and respective habits.

I only found several times freeze when surf on internet since its launch on B06, and 2days on B08 is fine and no any freeze, just like have a factory reset and smooth more.
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Alright! I just reluctantly did a factory reset. I really hope that clears up my problems that I've been having. I'm not even gonna load any apps on it until I know that problem has gone away.

After having the phone for a few weeks now, I plan on activating it today. I wanted to wait 'til the end of the month, because I'm still using my LG OpV from Virgin Mobile until my time is up.
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Alright, it's been over a month since I posted in this thread and I just want to let folks know that this problem hasn't gone away.

I don't know if it has anything to do with the amount of apps on the phone, but if it does, that is absolutely ridiculous!! The main reason I dumped the LG OpV for the Warp was because of the massive difference there was in internal storage between the 2 devices. The CPU is also faster and the RAM is bigger for the Warp. Having said all that, I'm still having all these issues with the Warp, including the constant restarting (especially when I'm actually USING the freakin' phone) and the occasional freeze ups!!

I'm pretty much at my wit's end right now. I am actually debating getting rid of this and either going back to my LG OpV or picking up the LG Marquee.
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I noticed my phone restarted itself the other day; it was in my pocket and I randomly heard the boot-up sound. Not sure why it did, but it is not like it happens often so I am not too worried, especially since it restarted itself right back up. If it has just shut itself down, then I'd be PO'd. I would highly suggest contacting ZTE, demanding a new device, or at least, a diagnosis.
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I noticed my phone restarted itself the other day; it was in my pocket and I randomly heard the boot-up sound. Not sure why it did, but it is not like it happens often so I am not too worried, especially since it restarted itself right back up. If it has just shut itself down, then I'd be PO'd. I would highly suggest contacting ZTE, demanding a new device, or at least, a diagnosis.
Just out of curiosity, how long have you had the phone? Also, has the screen on your device ever froze or just went black and doesn't come back until you either open up the case and push that little button by the camera or just simply pull the battery?! That has also happened to me on a few occasions.

Just for the record, I don't think that contacting ZTE (or Boost, for that matter) will do any good. Just sayin'...
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Just wanted to add to the discussion, it was kind of said but I wanted to put together my advice from my own experience:

First, make sure you are updated to the latest firmware, go to settings/about phone, your build number should be N860V1.0.0B08. If it says B06 or B07 at the end, click on system updates at the top of that screen and click update firmware.

If your firmware was out of date, that was probably the issue because the B08 update took care of 90% of the restarting issues myself and many others had.

If your firmware was already version B08, then I would recommend the following steps:

Do a factory data reset from settings/privacy. This will erase everything, I would recommend getting the "app backup and restore" app first if you want to keep all your apps so you don't have to re-download. First install that app, backup all your apps and then after you do the factory data reset you can re install that app and restore your apps...

After you do the factory data reset, don't re install any apps yet, see if you are still having the reboot issue, if you are then you have a hardware issue and need to return your phone to zte because stock it shouldn't be rebooting at all on it's own during normal use. If it doesn't reboot during normal use with only stock installed, then re install the apps a few at a time and test to see if it reboots.

My guess is you have one of two issues, either you are on an older firmware version, or two your phone has a hardware issue. It could be the case that you have an app installed that is causing this, but it seems doubtful if the issue is happening during calls and normal activities.

The only app I have used that seems to cause issues has been adw launcher, but it doesn't restart, the app just wiggs out once in a while. I had a couple issues with miren browser for a while but it's been stable after last time installed it. I know that rom manager is a problem and that some flashlight apps might also cause issues. Beyond that I haven't seen a lot of issues except with graphic intensive games like sleepy jack.

If you could at least check the firmware I am interested to know what version you are on.
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It's not an app - a lot of people have tested that.
Boost will only say to call Zte - they won't stand behind their brand.
ZTE says it's a software issue, and the fix is in the software upgrade. When you tell them the upgrade doesn't fix the issue, they tell you to mail them the phone (to China). When you ask them why you should send them the phone, since they are only going to upgrade the software, and that doesn't work, they say....nothing <crickets>.
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I appreciate all the help and insight here, but I have to agree with the post above me - it's not third-party apps. I bought my ZTE Warp on Sunday and within about 30 minutes it had randomly rebooted. I did the firmware upgrade OTA and it still reboots.

I just did a total wipe... and I'm thinking about trying the NANDROID backup someone posted with the stock ROM to see if that helps.

I'll confirm though... ZTE's customer service is horrible. You can't understand a word they say, they treat you like you're just another annoying user who is creating their own problems. They put me on hold just to tell me there's a software update. I asked them to send me the information to my e-mail and they refused, instead they wanted me to "Write it down"... Instead I went online and found the update tool.

Unfortunately I can't seem to get the update tool to work since I've already rooted and installed CWM. If it just brings the firmware up to B08.. then I've already got that. There's a chance the original B08 upgrade was corrupt though, which is why I plan on trying the NANDROID stock rom.

If it continues... I might have to return it for the Samsung Transform Ultra. I'd hate to give up this beautiful 4.3 screen though. On the other hand, I have a Toshiba Thrive that has a big enough screen.
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Just wanted to add to the discussion, it was kind of said but I wanted to put together my advice from my own experience:

First, make sure you are updated to the latest firmware, go to settings/about phone, your build number should be N860V1.0.0B08. If it says B06 or B07 at the end, click on system updates at the top of that screen and click update firmware.

If your firmware was out of date, that was probably the issue because the B08 update took care of 90% of the restarting issues myself and many others had.

If your firmware was already version B08, then I would recommend the following steps:

Do a factory data reset from settings/privacy. This will erase everything, I would recommend getting the "app backup and restore" app first if you want to keep all your apps so you don't have to re-download. First install that app, backup all your apps and then after you do the factory data reset you can re install that app and restore your apps...

After you do the factory data reset, don't re install any apps yet, see if you are still having the reboot issue, if you are then you have a hardware issue and need to return your phone to zte because stock it shouldn't be rebooting at all on it's own during normal use. If it doesn't reboot during normal use with only stock installed, then re install the apps a few at a time and test to see if it reboots.

My guess is you have one of two issues, either you are on an older firmware version, or two your phone has a hardware issue. It could be the case that you have an app installed that is causing this, but it seems doubtful if the issue is happening during calls and normal activities.

The only app I have used that seems to cause issues has been adw launcher, but it doesn't restart, the app just wiggs out once in a while. I had a couple issues with miren browser for a while but it's been stable after last time installed it. I know that rom manager is a problem and that some flashlight apps might also cause issues. Beyond that I haven't seen a lot of issues except with graphic intensive games like sleepy jack.

If you could at least check the firmware I am interested to know what version you are on.
Good post,thank you very much!!
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If your phone still keep restart on its own.please back to stock rom and uninstall all the apps you installed. and try to use it like you found restart before. If restart still found I am sure the HW has some reliability issues and please ask ZTE for further investigation or replacement. generally reboot always caused by the free app which has some compatible issue with different phone,specially for some new brand phone the developer dont know.
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It's not an app - a lot of people have tested that.
Boost will only say to call Zte - they won't stand behind their brand.
ZTE says it's a software issue, and the fix is in the software upgrade. When you tell them the upgrade doesn't fix the issue, they tell you to mail them the phone (to China). When you ask them why you should send them the phone, since they are only going to upgrade the software, and that doesn't work, they say....nothing <crickets>.
Don't know where your getting send it to China, but here is part of shipping label they emailed me to send back for repair/replace:
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SHIP TO:
(817) 591-4600
Invoice #
Reference #
PO #
Dept #
Ship ID
RMA-20111215137944
ZTE/CWG-Cynergy
7333 Jack Newell Blvd. N. Ste.100
Fort Worth, TX 76118

I have edited out my info but you get the jist of it
and I sent it out on Dec. 21 and got it back on Dec. 28
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Don't know where your getting send it to China, but here is part of shipping label they emailed me to send back for repair/replace:
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(817) 591-4600
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RMA-20111215137944
ZTE/CWG-Cynergy
7333 Jack Newell Blvd. N. Ste.100
Fort Worth, TX 76118

I have edited out my info but you get the jist of it
and I sent it out on Dec. 21 and got it back on Dec. 28
China is where ZTE told me the phone would go for repair - 1 reason I didn't ask for a label. Glad it was only Texas.
Do you mind sharing your experience since you got the phone
back? Any fc? Did they send you the same phone, or a replacement? And, do you know what they did to it?
Sorry to pepper you with questions, it's just so many of us, myself included, are frustrated.
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China is where ZTE told me the phone would go for repair - 1 reason I didn't ask for a label. Glad it was only Texas.
Do you mind sharing your experience since you got the phone
back? Any fc? Did they send you the same phone, or a replacement? And, do you know what they did to it?
Sorry to pepper you with questions, it's just so many of us, myself included, are frustrated.
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I will say that BOOST was not very great about problems I was having with Warp. They told me to send it back to them for a refund and I insisted that it be fixed. I called ZTE and after the first call to them they seemed to know who I was every time I called. I always got 'Peter' or 'Ricky' After the language barrier problem, they finally got my email address correctly and sent the FEDEX label. Sent the phone out. Called ZTE when FEDEX delivered phone and got the ole 'not to worry' we are working on it. I then got email with tracking # for FEDEX s phone was on the way back to me. It was a new phone. My original phone would 'lock' up on me, had a cracked screen (had to really look to see it) and the volume was horrible low.
So over all I think ZTE handled it well. The new phone is working great although I have managed to crack the screen again, but I shall wait until something 'major' goes wrong for me to use the insurance that I bought with phone from BOOST. I have been a BOOST customer for over 3 years and some times they can be hard to deal with. I always call the BOOST dealer number as I get a 'human' immediately! 1- 877-855-6673 and 88 as soon as recording answers
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I've had my phone about two weeks and I've had spontaneous reboots about six times in less than 24 hours. It's rebooted while playing a game, during a phone call, and while using the internet. I'm going to delete the game and see what happens. If I do a factory reset and it continues it will be going back to whence it came...
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To those who have been seeing random reboots, could you please report what launcher you are using?
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since this thread is still going I am assuming there are still people seeing this issue... best advice I have is to update to the latest b08c update that just came out, if you are not rooted and don't have cwm, just go to the zteusa site, look up support and select the boost zte warp, click software and the update too. Run it, you will need to shut down your phone and then start it by holding the power and volume down buttons until it shows fte on the screen, then run the tool you installed from zte. This willl erase everything, so use an app like app backup and restore to at least backup your apps and another app like sms backup and restore to get your text messages if you are like me and don't want to loose those.

For those who are rooted/cwm, first backup using something like titanium. Next, you will need to go back to the stock recovery, see the thread by woodstock about the b08c update, he has a zip you can download to your computer that has a one click batch file that will put your phone back to the stock recovery.

After you have stock recovery, you can follow the first paragraph to update to the b08c update by zte.

After that, use woodstock's other batch file from the zip to get cwm back.

After you have cwm, you can root by installing the zip through cwm that woodstock posted on the b08c thread, superuser.zip.

Then, after you take those steps, see if your phone is stable before you install anything, if you see any reboots or freezes my guess is you have a hardware issue because the software is stable. If no issues, just reinstall your backup programs and you are good to go.
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You can just run his nandroid backup of the new update with root and cwm in it... would be a lot better and easyer
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A $200 SMARTPHONE should not reboot on its own 5 times a day.
I got my Warp in January, it did this for a while, stopped in Feb, then started again about a week ago. SO ANNOYING.

ZTE is screwing up my Boost Mobile / Android Experience. None of my iPhone user friends have this problem, or even other Android-ers.

I feel like a dummy, paid the same amount as a brand new iphone and have to deal with this, it's embarrassing, and in meetings if it restarts and makes that annoying 'zap' sound 5 times a day, grr..Starting to wish I didn't have ANdroid / ZTE / Boost.

And don't respond saying 'you get what you paid for'. cuz we paid = iphone price.

i love everything about this phone, EXCEPT THIS STUPID REBOOT ISSUE.
We should not have to go to their website, reboot, hit volume+whatever and blah blah. ZTE just fix it damnit I WON'T RECOMMEND THIS PHONE TO ANYONE.

android rocks though. great apps. just cannot recommend this phone! I mean the features are ABOVE PAR, but this reboot shi* is RIDICULOUS x100.

Am i asking too much??? I don't see how more people are not up in arms about having to maneuver through complicated manual update stuff. I tried iit through ZTE, too complicated and didn't work.
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I feel like a dummy, paid the same amount as a brand new iphone and have to deal with this, it's embarrassing, and in meetings if it restarts and makes that annoying 'zap' sound 5 times a day, grr..Starting to wish I didn't have ANdroid / ZTE / Boost.

If you paid $650 for this phone or signed a two year contract, you could compare it to the iPhone. But as it stands, the Warp is a phone with midrange specs and a bad team of designers. Don't blame Android for this device, although you might blame Boost for deciding to purchase it. I've seen fifty dollar Android devices behave better, unfortunately.

Similar devices are available for $280 from Boost and Virgin, those are the name brand LG Marquee and Motorola/Huawei Triumph, neither of which have the same incessant problems the Warp does. Unfortunately neither of them have the screen size or internal memory of the Warp, but they are also known for being considerably more stable overall...particularly the Marquee.
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since this thread is still going I am assuming there are still people seeing this issue... best advice I have is to update to the latest b08c update ...

if you see any reboots or freezes my guess is you have a hardware issue because the software is stable. If no issues, just reinstall your backup programs and you are good to go.

I'm sorry to report I've had two phones with b08c firmware preinstalled, and neither of them have worked, um, properly at all. I've had random crashes during un-intensive games, cannot play more demanding ones for more than a couple minutes, and the touchscreen acts bizarrely without provocation.

That's just me, though. I'll probably grab yet another replacement soon...or maybe just return the device entirely.

(sorry for the double post, it seems un-deleteable in the Android app.)
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I have had my phone since Nov. and have had only one automatic reboot in all that time. That came when I was trying to play the game "Gladiators". I have experienced weird issues while the phone is recharging but with that exception it has run cleanly. My last up time was 300+ hours. I just rebooted the phone because it seemed a little sluggish. My point is not to deny your problems but to say that the phone can work very well. I would agree that there seems to be batches of these phones that are bad but by the same token there are batches that are very good. One note - I can not stress how important it is to set the WIFI sleep policy to "never". This is/was a known bug and will make the phone unstable.
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I'm sorry to report I've had two phones with b08c firmware preinstalled, and neither of them have worked, um, properly at all. I've had random crashes during un-intensive games, cannot play more demanding ones for more than a couple minutes, and the touchscreen acts bizarrely without provocation.

That's just me, though. I'll probably grab yet another replacement soon...or maybe just return the device entirely.

(sorry for the double post, it seems un-deleteable in the Android app.)
You make my point again that the hardware is the variable that seems to cause the issues since we can be on the same software and have different results. After months of following all of this I think it all comes down to faulty manufacturing process or cheap internal parts as well as some of us who got the phone with the original software that seemed to not be thoroughly tested.
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I have had my phone since Nov. and have had only one automatic reboot in all that time. That came when I was trying to play the game "Gladiators". I have experienced weird issues while the phone is recharging but with that exception it has run cleanly. My last up time was 300+ hours. I just rebooted the phone because it seemed a little sluggish. My point is not to deny your problems but to say that the phone can work very well. I would agree that there seems to be batches of these phones that are bad but by the same token there are batches that are very good. One note - I can not stress how important it is to set the WIFI sleep policy to "never". This is/was a known bug and will make the phone unstable.
Thanks for the tip shunter7 about setting the sleep policy to never. I just read up on it and it apparently saves battery life as well. I also read it is good to turn wifi off when you aren't in common wifi spots like work or home. To turn the wifi sleep policy to never...from home screen hit menu-settings-wireless and networks-wifi settings-menu button at bottom of phone-advanced tab pops up-wifi sleep policy-never. Mine was set origionaly to "when screen turns off" and I'm sure that was the default setting. I also agree that it may just be some bad batches of phones and possibly people adding unstable apps imo. I'm over 300 hours of up time and haven't had a force close or restart that I can remember.
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You make my point again that the hardware is the variable that seems to cause the issues since we can be on the same software and have different results. After months of following all of this I think it all comes down to faulty manufacturing process or cheap internal parts as well as some of us who got the phone with the original software that seemed to not be thoroughly tested.
I don't doubt it... I just bloody wish ZTE, Boost, or somebody would be a little more honest about what's wrong when asked about it. I'd like a working Warp, but I'm not interested in getting a replacement and discovering it cannot be returned later on.
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well I'm trying a new battery to see if this annoying problem is resolved, I also love my Warp, of course other than the damn rebooting... this was my first touchscreen smart phone and was having a good experience until I powered the damn thing on... , my previous phone was a Motorola i930 which is considered a smart phone as well, but in it's own generation of smart phones... I have noticed that when i have an app running in the background like tuneinradio or navigation and then plug the phone into the charger it freezes and about 90% of the time reboots... I've read that a new battery has taken care of this annoyance... hopefully this will also be my remedy...
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please tell us where you bought the battery from.
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my previous phone was a Motorola i930
Beast phone man. Oh how much I miss the i930. I kinda wish they still made phones like those. Simple, but not too simple and also didn't have worry about things like reboots, freezes, random glitches, battery life, FC apps, cheap build material and so on. Kinda still favor the Blackberry 8530 over the Warp because the BB felt like it was a solid phone for the year that I had it. No real problems besides case scratches. Don't get me wrong though, I love my ZTE Warp I just wish smartphones didn't have this many problems. Although after I rooted these problems have slightly started going away after using custom ROM's.
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I just got my Warp on Monday, and I've been getting these freeze ups and reboots since day one. I can't really complain though because the phone boots back up pretty fast.

I do have two concerns though. The camera button seems loose. When I first took it out of the package, I noticed it jiggled and made noise. Another issue I've noticed is the flash leaves a green hue on the picture. Makes taking a picture with flash no better than a picture without flash. Does anyone else have these problems?
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well, I found a permanent solution!!!!! after installing the B08c upgrade in hopes of finally finding a fix to this headache... my problem got even worse, it started locking up overnight once again... and it even started rebooting every time I would use Navigation... enough was enough, damn gray hairs were tripling, quadrupling at an astonishing rate... decided and took the plunge, I TRASHED MY WARP, and bought myself a used Sprint Phone on eBay and had it flashed.... just have to say, wow!!! ... it's night and day...Boostmobile doesn't seem to want to take some of the blame for ZTE's flaws, then if there's no class action lawsuit on the horizon, then it's off to the next step, which is buy a phone that will work...

some prior personal issues at hand:

1) bought the phone through boostmobile.com, they said send it to ZTE for repair... others who have sent their phone, are 50/50 on getting it repaired correctly or getting it replaced altogether....

2) phone locked up right when I was about to make an emergency 911 call to get fire and rescue to the scene of an accident, I was the second person on scene, luckily someone else was already on the line with 911... just came to me, that I've had to make three 911 calls this year already, all because of witnessing an accident.... interesting... then again, people are (fill in the blank, with your choice of word or words) between the hours of 5am and 6am ...
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