Backup+ Lets You Backup Your App Data on Android Lollipop

Even though Android 5.0 Lollipop hasn’t yet seen its official release, quite … more

TechTalk Compiles All the Android News You Need in One App

If you’re as obsessed with mobile devices as the vast majority of our forum … more

Android App Review: Google Inbox to Improve Your Life – XDA TV

Recently, Google+ exploded with the announcement of Google Inbox, as … more

Damp the LG G3 Thermal Throttling

As our mobile devices grow thinner and more powerfulwith each passing generation, it’s inevitable … more
Post Reply

[Q] Any GOOD USB Replacement cable ?

OP CyberManiaK

30th July 2014, 05:04 AM   |  #1  
OP Senior Member
Flag California
Thanks Meter: 38
 
290 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2011
Anyone know a GOOD usb replacement cable for the GS4 ? My stock one is starting to peel, and want to buy a reliable one or maybe a factory one, because I have tried several ones, sure all of them charge it, but none of them make a reliable connection when I need to use ODIN or ADB including the one that came with my GS2 and some LG phones.

I'm scared of those fake ebay OEM that are clones of the Original Samsung, so any recommendations ?

Thanks.
30th July 2014, 07:18 AM   |  #2  
Senior Member
Flag Chennai
Thanks Meter: 99
 
388 posts
Join Date:Joined: Jan 2011
More
You can get an original Samsung USB cable from any of the authorized service centers. That's what I did here.
30th July 2014, 10:05 PM   |  #3  
Member
Thanks Meter: 13
 
80 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2009
I bought 2 of these a couple of weeks ago and they work great, no slow charger issues and they fit with my Spigen case.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...?ie=UTF8&psc=1
30th July 2014, 10:25 PM   |  #4  
OP Senior Member
Flag California
Thanks Meter: 38
 
290 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by manast

You can get an original Samsung USB cable from any of the authorized service centers. That's what I did here.

Thanks I found that my local bestbuy have a Samsung experience kiosk. Maybe they have one.
Quote:
Originally Posted by ryant35

I bought 2 of these a couple of weeks ago and they work great, no slow charger issues and they fit with my Spigen case.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...?ie=UTF8&psc=1

have you tried already to access the phone using ODIN ?
30th July 2014, 10:47 PM   |  #5  
Member
Thanks Meter: 13
 
80 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2009
Quote:
Originally Posted by CyberManiaK

Thanks I found that my local bestbuy have a Samsung experience kiosk. Maybe they have one.

have you tried already to access the phone using ODIN ?


I have not tried it using ODIN.
30th July 2014, 10:52 PM   |  #6  
OP Senior Member
Flag California
Thanks Meter: 38
 
290 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2011
Quote:
Originally Posted by ryant35

I have not tried it using ODIN.

That's the problem. I have some USB cables that work awesome for charging and transfer files, but once used for ODIN or ADB they fail doing some weird behavior, I don't know what the original usb cable might have to be able make a flawless connection on ODIN.
30th July 2014, 10:57 PM   |  #7  
Member
Thanks Meter: 13
 
80 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2009
Now that you brought this up I will be sure to use the cable that came with the phone.

Sent from my SCH-I545 using XDA Free mobile app
31st July 2014, 03:17 PM   |  #8  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter: 26
 
178 posts
Join Date:Joined: May 2013
Quote:
Originally Posted by ryant35

I bought 2 of these a couple of weeks ago and they work great, no slow charger issues and they fit with my Spigen case.

http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00...?ie=UTF8&psc=1

What spigen case do you have?
31st July 2014, 03:48 PM   |  #9  
Member
Thanks Meter: 13
 
80 posts
Join Date:Joined: Feb 2009
Quote:
Originally Posted by EpicMango

What spigen case do you have?

Spigen Slim Armor.

Sent from my SCH-I545 using XDA Free mobile app

Post Reply Subscribe to Thread
Previous Thread Next Thread
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes


Top Threads in Galaxy S 4 Accessories by ThreadRank