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Charging Galaxy S4 with LG G2 Charger?

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By mucinc, Junior Member on 3rd July 2014, 03:11 AM
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I recently lost the charger for my Galaxy S4. I have a LG G2 charger laying around my house, can I use the G2 charger without causing any damage to the battery of the S4 or should I go out and buy an original S4 charger?
 
 
3rd July 2014, 07:13 AM |#2  
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Sure, no problem at all. Only "issue" you might have is that the charging could be slower due to a lower capacitiy. But any harm, nope
3rd July 2014, 01:27 PM |#3  
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I charge my s4 with ipad charger.
3rd July 2014, 04:29 PM |#4  
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I charge my s4 with ipad charger.

the adapter right?
4th July 2014, 08:09 PM |#5  
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The LG G2 charger is clocked @ 3 amps if I remember correctly, while the S4 charger is clocked @ 2 amps. Charging with the LG G2 charger should be faster than using the original S4 charger (theoretically).
5th July 2014, 03:59 AM |#6  
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the adapter right?

yea
5th July 2014, 04:10 PM |#7  
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its all dependant on the adapter since even a 22 gauge wire can transmit 4000 volts at 80 amps or more
6th July 2014, 01:15 PM |#8  
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Yes g2 charger works just fine with the s4. I use both my lg g pad and g2 charger for the s4.

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7th July 2014, 10:04 PM |#9  
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Lg g2 charger works fine

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5th January 2015, 06:00 PM |#10  
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All usb chargers work with all usb charging devices, the only difference is that a charger that provides less current will make your device slower.
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