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Weak charging port?

20th July 2014, 06:55 PM   |  #1  
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Never broken a charging port before. This one broke on the third time I plugged it in.. anyone else?
20th July 2014, 07:21 PM   |  #2  
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Never broken a charging port before. This one broke on the third time I plugged it in.. anyone else?

Haven't broken mine but it seems pretty difficult to plug the charger in.
20th July 2014, 09:18 PM   |  #3  
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Haven't broken mine but it seems pretty difficult to plug the charger in.

Ohgawd it's hard to plug in all the time.
20th July 2014, 10:04 PM   |  #4  
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I have noticed charger will go in smoothly if tilted so the head points downward while going into the port. In short, attack the port from the top, not straight on.
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I made a post about how the usb. Port is awkward to plug in....
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Thank god for qi charging. Saves the port

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21st July 2014, 03:35 AM   |  #7  
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Originally Posted by DnalevelClevelanD

I have noticed charger will go in smoothly if tilted so the head points downward while going into the port. In short, attack the port from the top, not straight on.

I figured this out from the first time I plugged it in but I thought my port was just defective. I can't believe this is a build flaw. Thanks for letting me know my phone isn't defective. It would have bothered me every time I plug it in.

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