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[Q] Nexus 5 3000mA battery

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By psantos1091, Member on 7th January 2014, 12:36 AM
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7th January 2014, 03:08 AM |#11  
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There's a post within a "3000mAh" thread somewhere in the general section that mentions how to get a 3000mAh battery into the Nexus 5 - I'm pretty sure it involved a LG G2 battery and de-soldering the N5's battery pcb and resoldering it to the G2 battery.


Edit, found it: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...8&postcount=70

Which links to - https://plus.google.com/app/basic/st...jyatyfzi1xh11c
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7th January 2014, 03:14 AM |#12  
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Originally Posted by psantos1091

okay..so I should not buy this, correct?
If the business is BBB credited I'm pretty sure this isn't a scam site. but I don't know because they do have a few negative reviews on there.




I think I just may take the dive..maybe after I'll do a review who knows.

You obviously know nothing about the BBB or how it works

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7th January 2014, 03:26 AM |#13  
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says the dimensions on that page say
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Dimension: 67.12 x 55.09 x 5.23 mm

but shown here
http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=2510523
the nexus 5 battery dimensions are
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57mm wide - 60mm long

this page is for the G2 battery only. dont get scammed
7th January 2014, 03:54 AM |#14  
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Why not just buy battery case? Its a case with battery built in. Internal battery plus the battery case will go way over 4500mah.

I saw one for about $50 on amazon.
only con is that adds little thickness but I think its better approach over risk breaking trying open up the phone.

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7th January 2014, 06:31 AM |#15  
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Originally Posted by sharpehenry

Why not just buy battery case? Its a case with battery built in. Internal battery plus the battery case will go way over 4500mah.

I saw one for about $50 on amazon.
only con is that adds little thickness but I think its better approach over risk breaking trying open up the phone.

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+1 I would prefer to do so.
4th February 2014, 07:37 AM |#16  
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I ended up buying an anker external battery. Still....would of loved for this phone to hold a full days worth of activity on a single charge..sigh * guess I'll just get the nexus 6 when it comes out lol

Thanks for the replies. Exactly why I posted here
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