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    Default Where to get extended battery from?

    Where can I get an extended battery and cover for my GNex that doesn't say AT&T or Verizon or any other carrier. Just Google and Samsung like my current battery cover does.
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    Assuming you have a GSM model if yours just says Samsung and Google on it....

    If you have i9250 then eBay has them all over for about $45 shipped. 2000mAh battery + cover. Anything less than $40 is probably a knockoff.

    This is the cheapest one I found in a quick search: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Genuine-SAMS...ht_2381wt_1002

    FWIW there is no such thing as a battery cover that says "AT&T" on it, lol as AT&T doesn't sell the phone. And the Verizon model (i515) batteries/covers don't fit the GSM (and vice versa)
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    Quote Originally Posted by martonikaj View Post
    Assuming you have a GSM model if yours just says Samsung and Google on it....

    If you have i9250 then eBay has them all over for about $45 shipped. 2000mAh battery + cover. Anything less than $40 is probably a knockoff.

    This is the cheapest one I found in a quick search: http://www.ebay.com/itm/Genuine-SAMS...ht_2381wt_1002

    FWIW there is no such thing as a battery cover that says "AT&T" on it, lol as AT&T doesn't sell the phone. And the Verizon model (i515) batteries/covers don't fit the GSM (and vice versa)
    Ordered one for $42 I think it was. Sorry I didn't know that AT&T don't sell it. Not from/in the US. Really looking forward to using this especially since it doesn't add any bulk

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    Quote Originally Posted by 3ibs View Post
    Ordered one for $42 I think it was. Sorry I didn't know that AT&T don't sell it. Not from/in the US. Really looking forward to using this especially since it doesn't add any bulk

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    Ya it's pretty slick. Been thinking about getting one as well. Makes you wonder why this isn't the stock battery. It fits the device really well.
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    Seido just made a 3800 extended for the lte verizon version. It adds some serious size tot he phone though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lk2race View Post
    Seido just made a 3800 extended for the lte verizon version. It adds some serious size tot he phone though.

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    Yeah I saw that but it's huge and looks hideous. Also, I'm using a GSM GNex
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    Amazon Wireless is where I buy my batteries. Never had a problem or knock off, and best off all it goes thru amazon so if you do have a problem, customer service will be all over it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by dmchenry35 View Post
    Amazon Wireless is where I buy my batteries. Never had a problem or knock off, and best off all it goes thru amazon so if you do have a problem, customer service will be all over it.
    I couldn't find any for my GSM nexus. The user I ordered from on eBay has a good rating and the package was dispatched so hopefully it'll all work out.

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    Quote Originally Posted by 3ibs View Post
    I couldn't find any for my GSM nexus. The user I ordered from on eBay has a good rating and the package was dispatched so hopefully it'll all work out.

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    They're not gonna have i9250 batteries (or batteries for most int'l versions). eBay is the best bet..
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    Quote Originally Posted by martonikaj View Post
    They're not gonna have i9250 batteries (or batteries for most int'l versions). eBay is the best bet..
    I'm just a bit skeptical because it not from Samsung or a known electronics store. Only time will tell

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    Quote Originally Posted by 3ibs View Post
    I'm just a bit skeptical because it not from Samsung or a known electronics store. Only time will tell
    1000s have people have been buying these from eBay. They're from Korean resellers and they're official batteries. I wouldn't be worried.
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    Quote Originally Posted by martonikaj View Post
    1000s have people have been buying these from eBay. They're from Korean resellers and they're official batteries. I wouldn't be worried.
    Yeah it's from South Korea. Can't wait to start using this! This was my last charge cycle

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