1. edamodarna's Avatar
    Hey all, bit of a problem.

    I just dropped my S3, and it froze. So naturally I took out the battery, and went to turn it back on. All was going good until the screen blacked out right after the Samsung logo. The phone's not off, because holding down the power button doesn't restart it. Any ideas as to what I should do? Or is it dead?

    Thanks.

    P.S. The drop was ~2' 1/2"

    .762metres for those not on the Imperial System.
    06-18-2013 01:14 AM
  2. DroidXcon's Avatar
    Hey all, bit of a problem.

    I just dropped my S3, and it froze. So naturally I took out the battery, and went to turn it back on. All was going good until the screen blacked out right after the Samsung logo. The phone's not off, because holding down the power button doesn't restart it. Any ideas as to what I should do? Or is it dead?

    Thanks.

    P.S. The drop was ~2' 1/2"

    .762metres for those not on the Imperial System.
    Welcome to Android Central. Do you have insurance on the phone?

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    06-18-2013 03:09 AM
  3. edamodarna's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central. Do you have insurance on the phone?

    From my Galaxy Note 2 via Tapatalk

    Honestly, I don't even know.
    It's been rooted, but after an update it reverted back to the old OS, not sure if that means anything though.
    06-18-2013 03:17 AM
  4. edamodarna's Avatar
    Bumping.
    06-18-2013 12:13 PM
  5. DroidXcon's Avatar
    Bumping.
    I think you should call your carrier and find out if you have insurance

    From my Galaxy Note 2 via Tapatalk
    06-18-2013 02:12 PM

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