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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by seaweed5254, Oct 6, 2014.

  1. seaweed5254

    seaweed5254 Lurker
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    Hi my s3 mini has been working fine for 1 year until today. it just suddenly switches itself off and on. i tried to do a reboot but still the same. i've removed the battery for more than 10 mins , and put it back. still the same.

    can anyone please help why this has just suddenly happened and how i can fix it ?

    thanks a lot in advance !

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  2. seaweed5254

    seaweed5254 Lurker
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    any help please ? I tried a different battery and it's still the same
  3. seaweed5254

    seaweed5254 Lurker
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    I accidentally switched the phone on safe mode, and it seems to work. so I am now using the phone on safe mode..what could be the problem....could it be the apps?
  4. girolez

    girolez Often Off Piste


    Add your apps back one at a time until you find which one was causing the problem - that is what safe mode is for..


Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini Forum

The Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini release date was November 2012. Features and Specs include a 4.0" inch screen, 5MP camera, 1GB RAM, NovaThor U8420 processor, and 1500mAh battery.

November 2012
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