galaxy s3 battery

  sunnystaines 30 Oct 13
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suddenly not lasting so long, just over a year old. charged it up to 100% at bedtime then this morning it had dropped to 51% normaly lasts several days.

the phone is on a 2 year monthly contract will that cover battery replacement.

  sunnystaines 31 Oct 13

also a lot slower to charge up too.

  sunnystaines 31 Oct 13

Jock1e

phone and battery had been first class till a few days ago, got to find a samsung service centre for a free exchange.

  sunnystaines 01 Nov 13

Jock1e

thank you for the link.

  sunnystaines 03 Nov 13

replacements on amazon £5, will ring samsung to see if they can post a replacement. battery at 100% charge on standby now only lasts 5 hours now going downhill quickly. seems net is full of forgery ones for sale.

  sunnystaines 03 Nov 13

samsung replied their batteries only guarenteed for just 6 months can't believe they dont expect them to last much longer than that. the phone is first class why put a crap battery in it.

  compumac 11 Nov 13

sunnystaines

I had a Galaxy S3 and have moved on to a Galaxy S4. I never had a problem with this battery or the original battery. I have a S3 spare battery and charging dock purchased from Amazon - now surplus to my needs.(Gratis) Interested

  compumac 11 Nov 13

sunnystaines

I had a Galaxy S3 and have moved on to a Galaxy S4. I never had a problem with this battery or the original battery. I have a S3 spare battery and charging dock purchased from Amazon - now surplus to my needs.(Gratis) Interested?

  sunnystaines 11 Nov 13

compumac

thankyou for the offer, the replacement amazon battery for £5 is working but not 100% it charges quickly, but the battery although lasts a lot longer than the failing one it is still not like when the phone was working correctly, also the green charging light comes on at 93% instead of 100% which i thought odd. I will decline the offer for now while i wait to see how the amazon battery goes.

thank you for the offer,10 months to go till end of contract.

  compumac 11 Nov 13

sunnystaines

OK, let me know if you change your mind.

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