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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Kcy99, Oct 16, 2010.

  1. Kcy99

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    keep the evo awake while charging? doesnt seem healthy to keep the screen on for hours but i dont know.
     

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  2. BenChase7

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    i think youre right... i wouldnt do that.
     
  3. crewchief227

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    I turned that on once myself but I too thought that had to be bad in some way for the screen. Not burn in per say but more premature burn out.
     
  4. dan330

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    i guess in the long long long run... it would eventually lead to some failure.

    but.. i would think that is many years down the line.. maybe more than 5 yrs... before the screen shows any problems form over usage.

    these phones have a life cycle of only up to 2 yrs... maybe at most 4 yrs. must phones are updated...upgraded very quick!

    so.. I would not worry to much about it.
    but it being on and charging will raise the heat of the phone... and that will cause issues with the life cycle of the battery which might show issues within the phone's normal 2 yr life cycle.
     
  5. JunBringer

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    I turn off the screen.
     
  6. Thefoodman52

    Thefoodman52 Well-Known Member
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    I just let it burn, baby, let it burn.

    My screen is always on while charging. Makes it easier to use if I need to use it while it's plugged in. Why bother turning it off, you have all the power of the sun coming in from that magical electrical socket, use it!
     
  7. JunBringer

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    That's not very "green" though :)
     
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