Motorola Barrage V860
One thing I've read on is people complaining about the battery life shortening. I too had this experience. But I think I know what the problem is. It's Push-to-Talk.
When I first got this phone it had amazing battery life. My wife got one too and we put the PTT feature on our plan. We aways kept our PTT Mode turned on and eventually found the battery draining alot faster than usual. I thought it was a crap battery. I tried using the phone without PTT turned on and so far it has greatly increased my battery life. I've gone 2 days and still have full battery! I haven't used it heavily but I'...
Connection to a PC
First I had to buy and install a micro SD card. Then I went to the Motorola Web site, and downloaded a "USB and Charger Driver" The one I got was called:
I got another as well one called:
while trying to get this to work, so if the first one doesn't work alone, you may want to search the Motorola web site for this one too.
I installed these, and when I connect my phone to my PC with the charger cord, it charges the phone with the PC. An Icon appears in the task bar at the low...
Faint Busy Sounds
Thanks for any ideas...
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Aside from the earpiece, the reviews of the phone seem favorable. If they get the earpiece fixed, this phone is going to be amazing.
It needs some work- not ready for launch
but the damn phone ear piece volume sucks. Is it usable? yes for some but I find it unacceptable.