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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by ghamden, Jul 26, 2010.

  1. ghamden

    ghamden Well-Known Member
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    Beware of erratic wallcharger --

    Mine Won't charge or device won't recognize charger it will discharge battery instead of charging



    VZ tech sending replacement charger and battery

    Using Computer USB set at charge only for now it works

    Would like to find a good standalone battery charger to keep extra battery charged and just switch as needed any ideas where tofind one

    I looked on ebay but i am leery of a 5.00 charger (they are marked with Motorola Skews but Motorola does not list one)

    I don't like direct charging any device more risk of damage ...
     

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  2. waterdroid

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    I have always bought usb. Chargers on ebay. And never had a problem even the cheap universal ones
     
  3. SFWB

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    I have been suspicious of the wall charger that came with my Droid X. It seems to take an extremely long time to charge, even with the phone powered off.

    I found that plugging into the non-functional (except for power) USB port on the front of my FIOS STB seems to work better than even plugging it into my PC.
     
  4. ad720

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  5. SFWB

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  6. brownchristian

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    Just received this charger and cable from monoprice and when i plug it in it doesn't say charging. Maybe it is but i don't know. Ia there a setting i need to change on the phone?
     
  7. brownchristian

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  8. SFWB

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    I didn't have to change anything. Maybe you got a defective one.
     
  9. brownchristian

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    Well i bought two of these and neither one charge the phone. Any ideas?
     

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