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Sensation Overheating?

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6th June 2011, 02:35 PM   |  #1  
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I wanted to check what temperature other peoples phones are reaching. Mine reached 44.4 while charging. This seemed quite hot. Is this normal? Unplugged and in use it is usually from 38 to 40. Is this normal? What are other people getting?
6th June 2011, 03:40 PM   |  #2  
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Sounds quite cool for a fanless/heatsinkless dual core, which is held in your warm hands.

What app are you using to measure?
6th June 2011, 05:39 PM   |  #3  
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the highest what i saw was 45 degrees after an hour gaming...read the temp. from battery indicator pro... sure it feels hot but after a minute or two its cools off very fast
6th June 2011, 06:24 PM   |  #4  
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Im just using the htc battery widget. Just worried I might be doing some damage because it feels hotter than other HTC phones i have had (incredible s and desire).
6th June 2011, 07:15 PM   |  #5  
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Personally my phone doesnt go above 34 when charging - but i always charge via usb on pc (so i can leave it on overnight and it doesnt charge up too quickly)
iv had it go around 42 while gaming for a while on it, but its not to bad.

Just to add , if your worried about it.
HTC has a built in failsafe which will restart if it getting too hot, to stop
any damage, so dont worry about it.
SG2 apprently also suffers from a similar issue.
13th June 2011, 04:02 PM   |  #6  
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Im just using the htc battery widget.

Battery Widget? On the T-Mobile (USA) phone, I don't see any place that shows internal or battery temperature. Nor can I find a battery "widget". We have a battery info screen that is under "About Device", but it doesn't show temps.

Am I missing something?
13th June 2011, 04:15 PM   |  #7  
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Originally Posted by VideoVeteran

Battery Widget? On the T-Mobile (USA) phone, I don't see any place that shows internal or battery temperature. Nor can I find a battery "widget". We have a battery info screen that is under "About Device", but it doesn't show temps.

Am I missing something?

He might mean the battery icon in the notification bar. I don't know though
13th June 2011, 05:29 PM   |  #8  
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Quote:
Originally Posted by VideoVeteran

Battery Widget? On the T-Mobile (USA) phone, I don't see any place that shows internal or battery temperature. Nor can I find a battery "widget". We have a battery info screen that is under "About Device", but it doesn't show temps.

Am I missing something?

go to phone app and dial *#*#4636#*#* and then go to "battery information" it shows the battery temperature
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27th June 2011, 09:51 PM   |  #9  
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my phone over heat at 48.4 degrees celsius!! (exactly what BatteryLife widget says) :eek: :eek: 48.4... "Over Heat" .. that's what the widget said. :eek: occurred while i was charging with hotspot on. scary. letting it cool down before i turn it back on..
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Mine sits at 100 to 101 degrees just browsing .. 107 to 8 with games.. seems fine though.

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