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battery not charging, plugged in all day!

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by joeyv69ragtop, Jun 23, 2010.

  1. joeyv69ragtop

    joeyv69ragtop Member
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    I've been keeping the phone plugged into the wall charger all night when I sleep, and by the time I hit lunch hour the battery is nearly dead. I've had it hooked up to my USB port for nearly 8 hours and the battery is still only 10%, and as i post this thread i got a message "Battery is low. the charging current is not enough for device power consumption. please switch to AC power" I nly have a USB cable here at the office.

    is this low current USB the cause of poor charging? the phone is getting very warm too.

    thanks.
    -Joe
     

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  2. pwnst*r

    pwnst*r Well-Known Member
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    Try a different port first. I had to re seat the cable on my work laptop before. Also, if you haven't done a hard reset, search the forum for how to's, and do that. That's helped quite a few people with battery life.
     
  3. bdhcompany

    bdhcompany New Member
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    I had this similar problem. Mine would say Discharging (Menu/Settings/about Phone/Battery...) Turn your phone off and let it charge. then power it back on after an hour see if that works. I brought mine into sprint and got a Replacement phone shipped over night. HW 0002 was having the Issue. new phone shipped with HW 0003.
     
  4. sikclown

    sikclown Well-Known Member
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    well is it connected to your PC as Charge Only? you can tell by pulling down the notification bar while plugged in
     
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