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Jun 11, 2014, 7:19 PM

Samsung S4 Mini truncates contact-notes without warning.

This thread is focused on Samsung S4 SCH-I435ZKAVZW truncating a contact's notes (when edited) down to ~950 characters. WTHeck you say?

To my surprise, Verizon said they know nothing about it; Samsung didn't either. Both had modest interest. However, I contacted Google, and they were both interested and astonished that their vendor, Samsung, would deploy a product that, in fact, deletes/ignores the integrity of the very cloud that google syncs.

I have contacts with extensive notes. Thousands of characters. I can see these long notes, but they do seem to be oddly presented. What I didn't know, is that having edited one of those contact notes, that Samsung then "truncated" the existing notes (without warning or explanation) and the...

Mar 3, 2014, 12:03 PM



Dec 5, 2013, 8:49 AM

Notification LED?

Does this have a notification LED?

I've read that early non-US versions of this phone lacked the LED indicator... but was hoping they added it back for the US version.

Can anyone confirm either way?
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