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[Q] Dead Battery?

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26th December 2012, 02:07 PM   |  #1  
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I'm pretty sure my stock battery has died after just over a year of usage. However I just wanted to check with you guys whether it's actually flat or if my phone is faulty. The battery will last about a day with minimum usage, but if I turn on wifi or data it will literally die in a matter of minutes? This is the same with every rom and I wipe battery stats. So would buying a new battery solve the problem?
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I'm pretty sure my stock battery has died after just over a year of usage. However I just wanted to check with you guys whether it's actually flat or if my phone is faulty. The battery will last about a day with minimum usage, but if I turn on wifi or data it will literally die in a matter of minutes? This is the same with every rom and I wipe battery stats. So would buying a new battery solve the problem?

Is the shape of your battery regular??
If not, change your battery not rom.

Note:due to overcharging, shape of battery may change, happened with me.
Minimum usage would drain battery so fast to 0%.
27th December 2012, 09:50 AM   |  #3  
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Is the shape of your battery regular??
If not, change your battery not rom.

Note:due to overcharging, shape of battery may change, happened with me.
Minimum usage would drain battery so fast to 0%.

Sorry, shape of my battery? What do you mean by that?
27th December 2012, 02:40 PM   |  #4  
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Your battery has been heavily used. It's life is over. These are the symptoms of a nearly-dying battery. When you replace with a new battery your phone will function like normal again.
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Your battery has been heavily used. It's life is over. These are the symptoms of a nearly-dying battery. When you replace with a new battery your phone will function like normal again.

Thank you! These are the words I wanted to hear haha XD Just ordered a new stock battery as after a lot of research, that seems like the best option.
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Shape means... Shape of my Battery transformed into irregular one... Was unable to close backcover... Like balloon instead of battery..

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27th December 2012, 10:31 PM   |  #7  
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Shape means... Shape of my Battery transformed into irregular one... Was unable to close backcover... Like balloon instead of battery..

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Oh my mistake, I thought it was some kind of battery performance terminology
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Oh my mistake, I thought it was some kind of battery performance terminology

I think you probably study engineering. Don't dig into it ! Sometimes everything has a straight meaning, not always enigmatic !

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U can test the phone if is he draining power too much whitout buying a new Sga battery. If you can find some battery like Nokia bl-5c(i use it sommetimes) or some battery similar pins (+//-) to fit it in and try it on.

Test old sga battery.
Try to charge your old Sga baterry in a univerzal charger,do not worry abouth overcharging beacuse it got to protect it.

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Discharging whole charge in matter of minutes - no more tests please its 100% battery dead in all probability
Replace it and don't overuse like you did with this one

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