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    Default Nexus 5 getting hot charging

    I use the nexus wireless charger and as well as battery packs and the supplied charger and the phone gets to around 113F or 45C most of the time just charging

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    Default Re: Nexus 5 getting hot charging

    Avoid wireless charging

    Wireless charging is can be incredibly convenient if your phone can do it, but it's not without its disadvantages. The inductive, wireless chargers out there today have this nasty habit of generating a fair bit of waste heat. And while wasted energy is just a bummer in general, that heat will also toast your battery in the process. That's no bueno. It's a little less convenient, but standard plug-in charging is going to keep your battery in better shape, especially if you're some place warm to begin with.

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    Heat from charging is a strong indication of a bad battery.

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