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[Q] New RAZR i battery problem

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By J-Hal, Junior Member on 22nd May 2014, 02:05 AM
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Hi, to all

I have a brand new RAZR i with a peculiar charging problem.
When I plug in the phone with the original charger (850mA) the phone only charges up to 98% (Even if I left the charger plugged for 12+ hours)

I tied with other charger (also rated 850mA) and the phone charges up to 97%

Next I test it with a tablet charger (rated 2000mA) And the battery charged to 100%
Also if I plug the phone in my computer USB it charge to 100%

Is my battery faulty? or I need a 2000mA charger for this phone?
 
 
22nd May 2014, 07:23 AM |#2  
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Hi, mine also charging only to 97%. Sometimes it charges to 100% on original charger, sometimes not. I read that it's some security thing to avoid overcharging battery but I'm not sure.
22nd May 2014, 11:46 AM |#3  
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Hi, mine also charging only to 97%..

If the Ri reaches 100% it stops charging and start using the battery instead of charger...
So if u look a few hours after charging is complett it will have lost a few percent of battery...

example: (charging over the night)
10 p.m. = 25% (plug in to charger)
2 a.m. = 100% (stops charging and uses battery)
6 a.m. = 97% (used 3% battery in 4 hours)

if its pluged into a pc it will charge to 100% and stays at 100%.
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Originally Posted by 5m00v3

If the Ri reaches 100% it stops charging and start using the battery instead of charger...
So if u look a few hours after charging is complett it will have lost a few percent of battery...

example: (charging over the night)
10 p.m. = 25% (plug in to charger)
2 a.m. = 100% (stops charging and uses battery)
6 a.m. = 97% (used 3% battery in 4 hours)

if its pluged into a pc it will charge to 100% and stays at 100%.


So. it´s Normal?

Then way it charges at 100% with a 2000mA Charger ?
This behavior occurs even if the phone is off while charging.


Also my phone came with jelly bean 4.2 out of the box...
23rd May 2014, 07:18 AM |#5  
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Strange, maybe You missed 1 and You have 4.1.2 like everyone else??
23rd May 2014, 07:28 AM |#6  
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Originally Posted by J-Hal

So. it´s Normal?

Then way it charges at 100% with a 2000mA Charger ?
This behavior occurs even if the phone is off while charging.


Also my phone came with jelly bean 4.2 out of the box...

I doubt that, but if u are certain that u have 4.2.2(1), can u make a system dump

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23rd May 2014, 07:42 AM |#7  
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I doubt that, but if u are certain that u have 4.2.2(1), can u make a system dump

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Sorry, my mistake (I feel dumb ) it was 4.1.2 (982.50.28002.XT890.AmericaMovil.en.MX)
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