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[Q] Nexus 5 charging only when it is turned off

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18th June 2014, 12:21 PM   |  #1  
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Hey there!

My Nexus 5, after updating it to 4.4.3, is having a issue: the device is charging only when it is turned off. When I turn the phone on, while charging, it will remain charging. But if I connect the charger, when the phone is already turned on, it will not charge.

I have tested 2 different cables, same issue.

Is anyone else having the same problem? How to fix it?

Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!
18th June 2014, 02:36 PM   |  #2  
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Just for clarification: I'm using Kit Kat 4.4.3, rooted, Xposed.
18th June 2014, 02:46 PM   |  #3  
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what are you charging from? ac or pc?
18th June 2014, 02:49 PM   |  #4  
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AC!
18th June 2014, 03:32 PM   |  #5  
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AC!

Another question, are you using the stock wall wart? Some aftermarket chargers don't put out enough amperage. Another possibility is that you've got some rogue processes keeping your phone awake so it's using battery as quickly (or quicker) than it can take in a charge.
18th June 2014, 03:38 PM   |  #6  
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I'm using the AC charger that came with my Nexus 5.
20th June 2014, 06:40 PM   |  #7  
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Updated to 4.4.4. Problem not solved.
20th June 2014, 08:17 PM   |  #8  
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I think it might be a hardware issue. I have the same problem with my pebble. I have tried multiple cables/chargers and it only charges when it's off. When it's on I get the charging notification but it doesn't actually charge
28th June 2014, 08:52 PM   |  #9  
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Nothing. The devide is still charging only when it is turned off.
30th June 2014, 10:15 AM   |  #10  
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Having the same issue since update 2 weeks ago. Already wiped phone and problem still exist. Start to think it's hardware but tried 2 different charger same issue.

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