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Ebay extended battery - anyone tried one of these?

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22nd September 2010, 12:39 AM   |  #1  
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3000 mAh plus battery door for Samsung Vibrant - $26.99 with free shipping.

Ebay item number 370435612688

UPDATE: Photos of mine that just came on 9/27 posted here: http://forum.xda-developers.com/show...0&postcount=11
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Dude, u should post the link. I'd like to take a look

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Dude, u should post the link. I'd like to take a look

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Trying to get a working link for you.

try this:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...m=370435612688
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I hope these are decent kuz I just ordered one haha
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I hope these are decent kuz I just ordered one haha

Let us know how it works out! I may be ordering one myself once the paycheck comes in!
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I wish it thin enough to use regular cover, but it sounds great.
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Eek...for $10 i'd rather have the two batteries + charger deal that is on eBay. Although not having to rip off a case and change a battery is nice, having a monster phone with no known applicable cases is the downside for me.
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If it's anything like the Mugen extended battery, I won't be complaining. The Mugen increases the thickness of the phone from 9mm to 12mm. Not a big deal considering how thin the phone already is.

When I get mine I'll be spraying the battery cover with Plasti Dip, as someone in another thread did with their spare purple battery cover. Why? Because I HATE the glossy black - it's a fingerprint magnet! Plus, it's nice to have the rubberized finish - helps keep it from slipping out of your hand!

I have a belt pouch that I use that is just begging for a fatter phone - I figure I should be in good shape with it.
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The sun has shined on this dog's a$$ - the battery just came! I ordered on Friday and it arrived today from California. I'm impressed!

It's not pretty - the door is fat and piano black - but I bought this for function, not fashion!

It was about 60% charged when I got it. I am going to drain fully then give it a full charge and start from there.
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The sun has shined on this dog's a$$ - the battery just came! I ordered on Friday and it arrived today from California. I'm impressed!

It's not pretty - the door is fat and piano black - but I bought this for function, not fashion!

It was about 60% charged when I got it. I am going to drain fully then give it a full charge and start from there.

Can you post some pics of battery and cover on the phone? I had one of those on my g1 back in the day and it sure wasn't pretty, but it did the job.

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