1. jonebk12's Avatar
    So I've only had the S5 since yesterday. After running down the battery today playing with it, I plugged it in to charge. The thing is that it seems to be charging REALLY fast (a percentage point a minute at least). And the screen/back are quite warm. I'm just using the included charger and cable. Maybe this is normal, but my old phone charged much more slowly than this and I want to make sure I'm not frying the battery/internals.
    04-12-2014 03:25 PM
  2. thegrants82's Avatar
    So I've only had the S5 since yesterday. After running down the battery today playing with it, I plugged it in to charge. The thing is that it seems to be charging REALLY fast (a percentage point a minute at least). And the screen/back are quite warm. I'm just using the included charger and cable. Maybe this is normal, but my old phone charged much more slowly than this and I want to make sure I'm not frying the batteries/internals.
    Percentage point a minute is actually slow for the new charging system on the s5. I think yours is charging too slow.

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    04-12-2014 03:28 PM
  3. jonebk12's Avatar
    Percentage point a minute is actually slow for the new charging system on the s5. I think yours is charging too slow.

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    Good to hear. It does seem to be going quicker than that now that I've observed for a bit longer.
    04-12-2014 03:31 PM
  4. Greg C's Avatar
    Mine charges a percentage point per minute. No complaints here. My S5 charges much faster then my Nexus 4.
    04-12-2014 03:35 PM
  5. thegrants82's Avatar
    Mine charges a percentage point per minute. No complaints here. My S5 charges much faster then my Nexus 4.
    Percentage point a minute would mean that it would take 100 minutes to charge from zero. I guarantee you that with the new charging system it would take almost half that time.

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    04-12-2014 03:39 PM

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