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What is the BEST Battery for S3 ?

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By -S.E.R.K.4.N-, Senior Member on 9th August 2012, 12:35 PM
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9th August 2012, 07:02 PM |#11  
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i'm having great luck with the stock battery on the Blazer Rom

lasts well over 20 hours with a good amount of use
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9th August 2012, 07:22 PM |#12  
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There are some nights where I'm sleeping in a gutter in the middle of no where and have to have my phone on 4G to upload ethnographic observations.

(Ever try running from a crackhead in the South end of Chicago while changing your battery since you need to dial your primary investigator and tell him that you may not make it back to publish your thesis due to a massive stab wound? Yeah, that's what I thought).

Yowza! I hope nobody minds if I hijack this thread for a minute but what is it you do for a living?
9th August 2012, 07:39 PM |#13  
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sick batterey life

+1. Battery is a beast
20th December 2012, 09:57 PM |#14  
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samsung is going to make new larger capacity oem battery.
Samsung offers up official 3,000mAh extended battery for Galaxy S3; costs $65

http://phandroid.com/2012/12/18/offi...ended-battery/
20th December 2012, 10:41 PM |#15  
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i'm having great luck with the stock battery on the Blazer Rom

lasts well over 20 hours with a good amount of use

How much "screen on time" are you getting on that Rom? Screen on time is what matters. Anybody can make their phone last 20 hours with the way the usage & functions are being managed.
21st December 2012, 12:29 AM |#16  
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I prefer the stock battery, I personally don't like the larger battery because I bought my S3 for the slimness.
21st December 2012, 03:15 AM |#17  
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I'm running stock battery and cm10 milestone 1 and average well over 4 hours of screen time!

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21st December 2012, 06:04 AM |#18  
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has anyone checked out the 3250 mah battery? just search "3250 samsung galaxy s3" on ebay. sorry i can't post links atm. It doesnt come with a battery door cover so i don't think it will add any bulk

I'm kinda curious about those, too, now. They don't have NFC, but it's almost never that i use NFC anyway.

edit: i might just order one. People in the following thread have ordered the Gold 3250 mAh battery for their Note's, and they seem to have good things to say about them.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1575001
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21st December 2012, 08:27 AM |#19  
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Personally I just ordered an Anker 4400mah battery from Amazon for $16.98 including Next Day Air / Saturday delivery. Read the many posted battery reviews!
21st December 2012, 11:57 AM |#20  
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Personally I just ordered an Anker 4400mah battery from Amazon for $16.98 including Next Day Air / Saturday delivery. Read the many posted battery reviews!

Great battery.. I am using it with the seidio back cover as recommended in the fantastic battery thread we already have. 8-)

Sent from my T999 GS3 @ 2GHZ
21st December 2012, 01:30 PM |#21  
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I picked up a 2nd stock battery and a external charger for under 20 bucks at amazon. I swap out my battery before I head to work in the mournings. I never put my phone on the charge anymore. the swap takes 20 secs and instant 100%.

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