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horrendous random beeping noise - please help!

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Nob00st, Aug 10, 2010.

  1. Nob00st

    Nob00st New Member
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    Ok, I'm quite confused. I've had my Samsung Captivate for about 4 days now, and today when i plugged it in mid-day to charge (om nom nom battery life) it started emitting random, extremely obnoxious high-pitched beeps about 2 times per minute. It does it whether or not it's on A/C power, it even does it when the phone's powered off but the battery's in there, I just don't understand why or how to stop it.

    Phone is awesome otherwise! Anyone having this issue/ know where it's coming from?

    -James, confused
     

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  2. Nob00st

    Nob00st New Member
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    oh god I'm off on the wrong foot. It was the smoke detector directly above where my phone was charging. Sorry guys. Admins can delete this, I apologize profusely. I promise to make relevant posts in the future :)
     
  3. BigCiX

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    Sounds like a reminder beep
     
  4. brefmint

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    This is the best post I've ever read!
     
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  5. MrTony

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    +1 :d
     
  6. Jack45

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    The real question is...was the OP serious?
     
  7. getDange

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    OP, you are not alone. I am having this exact same issue, I have to carry my phone in a thick padded pouch so the noise is not too bothersome. The noise seems to disappear when I step out of the house into the noise streets. A press release just hit the wires, samsung is recalling the captivates because of this issue precisely, admitting it was their error and some phones are faulty.
     
  8. BigCiX

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    Oppsss. I didn't read the smoke detector post.
     

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