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    Default GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 not charging

    I was excited about my new tablet so i started to set it up all that... then i realized when tablet is connected to my laptop (via usb) it says "not charging" battery has a red X on. is this normal, does anyone had the same issue?
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    Default Re: GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 not charging

    The laptop might not provide enough current to charge your tablet adequately. Does anything else charge ok when hooked up to the laptop?
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    Default Re: GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 not charging

    yeap it does, when i connect my galaxy note 2 (smartphone) it does charge just fine.
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    Default Re: GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 not charging

    But the tablet still charges normally from the wall outlet? Compare the original chargers from both your tablet and phone--do they both draw the same amperage? If the phone draws significantly less amperage than the tablet, then maybe that's why it's able to charge from the laptop. But I'm not an electrical engineer, so I may be way off base here.
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    Default Re: GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 not charging

    yea its charged when connected wall outlet, but i am using the same usb cord that i use both tablet and the phone. i wasnt sure if this was a common issue or just me?
    well thanks anyways.
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    Default Re: GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 not charging

    Quote Originally Posted by keem5 View Post
    I was excited about my new tablet so i started to set it up all that... then i realized when tablet is connected to my laptop (via usb) it says "not charging" battery has a red X on. is this normal, does anyone had the same issue?
    Note: The red X over the charge indicator does not mean it's not charging. It means it's charging at a lower rate. The tablet detects that it is connected to a computer USB port and reduces the amount of current it draws to protect the computer.
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    Default Re: GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 not charging

    Note to all others.... USE charger that comes with table, and charge tablet to full charge before initial use.... Saves you a lot of headache....

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    Default Re: GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 not charging

    The recommended charger is 2.1A or more.
    USB 2.0 is limited to 500mA (1/2A) by design.
    It is NOT the tablet side limiting current.

    It may keep up with your use, but it would not charge at an acceptable rate.
    Hence the red slash.
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    Power off the tablet and it will charge. Otherwise you need to use the high power tablet charger.

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    Default Re: GALAXY NOTE 10.1 2014 not charging

    yeap it does

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