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My samsung epic turned green! After dropping it

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By cerchiara, Senior Member on 19th June 2011, 11:53 PM
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20th June 2011, 03:17 AM |#11  
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Well dropped my Samsung epic in the pavement and now its green even during bootup and in download mode. Any ideas what I broke and if it can actually be fixed?

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Cool... see if it has a power ring, epic green lantern phone FTW!!!11

jk, sorry to hear about your misfortune.
 
 
20th June 2011, 03:29 AM |#12  
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I had a green screen, didn't drop it. Battery pull fixed it.
20th June 2011, 07:17 AM |#13  
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Awesome! Its the incredible hulks phone! Even he trolls!
20th June 2011, 12:20 PM |#14  
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Yes I believe its up to $35 replacement and a 3-5 hour wait
Make them think its a hardware defect that way they dont bs you
20th June 2011, 05:00 PM |#15  
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Thanks guys. I took the green machine to Sprint and just told them it turned green and showed them. So was honest . So as mentioned it is only 35 bux so hopefully I pick it up today and they actually fixed it.
20th June 2011, 08:20 PM |#16  
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You could use cyanogenmod...lmao. use the renderfx widget see if it helps maybe something can counteract the green
20th June 2011, 09:41 PM |#17  
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Green monster has been vanished. Back to my color friendly Epic. Sprint fixed it and it seems like they replaced something. Because the dent that I had on the side of my phone is gone that I got when the GM was unleashed. I know they didn't replace the phone as a whole because there is some scratches that I remember are still there. Now I'm debating if I should get insurance Sprint asked me and I have 30 days to decide.
20th June 2011, 10:21 PM |#18  
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Well, TEP costs $8 a month - or $96 per year. If you have to replace the whole phone...

To me it is a justified expense, and one that I've had to use several times over the years.
20th June 2011, 10:35 PM |#19  
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Well, TEP costs $8 a month - or $96 per year. If you have to replace the whole phone...

To me it is a justified expense, and one that I've had to use several times over the years.

especially if your flash-happy like I am. I can't tell you how many roms I've tested that, in retrospect, I probably shouldn't have, lol. my local sprint store thinks my apartment has electrical problems and is surging the phones into bricks... let them think that
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Probably you got the epic mad when you dropped it :A

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