1. acrawf782's Avatar
    I hope someone can help me.

    I got my s4 about 2 months ago but in the last week it keeps just switching off all the time.

    Battery isn't overheating or anything. And when I have a notification and it switches off the led light still flashes. Holding the power button brings it back on si a battery pull isn't needed

    It's just really frustrating

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    05-18-2014 12:13 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Batteries can be faulty, even when pretty new. Remove the battery, lay it flat on a table, and try to spin it. If it spins freely, it's bulging in the middle, which is a bad sign. Try a new battery.
    05-18-2014 12:18 PM
  3. acrawf782's Avatar
    It doesn't spin freely. Battery isn't buggy in the slightest x

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    05-18-2014 12:19 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Have you tried some of the other usual troubleshooting steps, like a system cache partition wipe or booting into Safe Mode? Reset: Samsung Galaxy S 4 | T-Mobile Support
    05-18-2014 12:23 PM
  5. acrawf782's Avatar
    I'll try them now and let u know

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-18-2014 12:31 PM
  6. acrawf782's Avatar
    Nah tried both nothing changing. Probably best just getting a new battery you think?

    Posted via Android Central App
    05-18-2014 04:35 PM
  7. Deanig_12's Avatar
    Nah tried both nothing changing. Probably best just getting a new battery you think?

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    have you tried backing everything up and a clean install see if that helps maybe a bad install?
    05-18-2014 04:44 PM
  8. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Trying a new (and trustworthy) battery is always a good idea. If it doesn't help, return the new battery, or save it as a spare.

    Posted via Android Central App--please excuse the brevity and any typos!
    05-18-2014 04:51 PM
  9. acrawf782's Avatar
    Done a factory reset when it first started happening. And I'll pop out during the week and get a new battery see if that helps. Cheers guys.

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    05-18-2014 04:54 PM

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