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Charging Issues?


Jul 22, 2008, 1:26 PM
Anyone else experiencing charging problems with their 800w? I thought my car charger was defective or the wrong one (bought from Sprint store, but it wasn't the one that was suppose to be for 800w, just the one they had that they said worked with it). Basically it will charge while it's on, when the screen goes dark (sleep mode, whatever) then it stops charging. Within a minute or two the screen will come on again, but just a white screen, it will charge then a minute or two later the screen is off again and the unit is not charging.

Again, I thought this might be the car charger until I noticed it doing this when plugged in at my desk.

I charge it overnight in a drawer in my nightstand and I'm assuming since it does this in the car a...

Jul 29, 2008, 2:27 PM
I am currently only using the charger that came with it or the USB cable, but I am not experiencing any of the problems you are.

Oct 13, 2008, 9:15 PM
I am using both the home charger and an off brand car charger and not having the issues you are having...

Dec 19, 2008, 10:52 AM
Take your phone to a sprint store, there is an update for this issue

Nov 3, 2008, 12:36 PM
Mine died; and after that, it wouldn't charge at all. Let's hope that my replacement works.

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