1. AC Question's Avatar
    My phone is at zero and i was wondering why it didn't charge! I figured out that my power plug system was switched OFF! so now here i am waiting for what seems forever! I waited about an hour and it was only at 15%, how long does it really take and why does it take so long?
    05-25-2016 08:54 PM
  2. chanchan05's Avatar
    Depends on the specs of the charger being used, if the phone is on and what is running in the background, the age and status of the battery.

    A brand new, never used S5 and battery should probably be fully charged in about 2 hours.

    There are several reasons why charging from zero could take very long.
    B. Diddy likes this.
    05-25-2016 09:15 PM
  3. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! If the battery was pretty deeply drained, it can take 4-6 hours before it really starts to charge. Leave it plugged into a wall outlet undisturbed overnight, and then see how it is in the morning.
    05-25-2016 10:38 PM

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