Tab S 10.5 shut down

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By rey_1178, Senior Member on 16th August 2014, 12:05 AM
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Moments ago my Tab S shut down after trying to exit a game. Suddenly the game froze, screen went dark for a minute while the capacitive buttons stayed lit and gave feedback. Then it was dead. Kept pressing the power button but it would not turn on. After doing some searching I tried pressing the power button while pressing volume up and fortunately it turned on again. I did notice the back was a bit warm but not HOT. Anyone have a clue as to what may have happened?
16th August 2014, 12:45 AM |#2  
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Funnily enough the exact same thing happened on my s5 when trying to exit from an app. Only happened once, but could never figure out why.

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16th August 2014, 01:32 AM |#3  
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I had my original tab freeze on me several times. Got a replacement from John Lewis'. No problems with new one. See if u can get yours exchanged. It might be a batch issue
16th August 2014, 02:49 PM |#4  
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Thanks guys. I couldn't replicate the issue, even after opening up a few games and leaving them all open at the same time. I should be ok.
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