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  1. jaybo1973

    jaybo1973 Well-Known Member
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    Hi guys

    We all know that the battery life on the desire is a cause for concern. I use mine for alot of navigation when out in the sticks with OS maps and for directions with google maps.

    Over the last week, I have got cut short twice while using it for navigation.

    I can understand why it is happening so I need a backup. Can anyone recommend a decent portable charger? I have heard that the pebble is about the best? Didnt really want to spend
     

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  2. Harry2

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    Not cheap but the best:
    JustMobile Gum Pro
    4400mAh and 120gram :)
    Fast charging with 1000mA
    Charging the Desire with 1000mA
    2.5x charging 15% to 100%

    You can use your phone while charging.

    Harry
     
  3. jaybo1973

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    Nice one. This is better than the pebble? It doesn't hold as much juice but charges devices quicker?
     
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    Yes, you can use the Desire charger and the Desire USB cable with JustMobile.
    No need for a special microUSB adaptor :)

    Harry
     
  7. jaybo1973

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    Anyone used any others?
     
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    I have a Proporta 3400mAH USB charger. Quite small provides about 3 charges (very quickly) and comes with adaptors so my missus can charge her iThingy.
     
  10. jaybo1973

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    MY pebble has just turned up. Don't like how you don't get a wall adapter. The desire one does nicely though :)
     
  11. jaybo1973

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    Charging on AC? It thinks it is charging straight from the mains on this bad boy?
     
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