1. Gdraft#WN's Avatar
    Had my G3 for about 4 months now. Everything has work great, no lag, no issues.

    Now, over the last 3 weeks or so, about twice a week, the phone will lock up and only a battery pull will fix it.

    Some time it is when it wakes, sometimes it is just going from one screen to another. Doesn't seem to happen consistently.

    Phone is all stock, T-Mobile.

    Happened again last night and I let it sit. After 10 minutes or so, it went to the T-Moble "start" screen. When I got up this morning, it was still on that screen, had to pull the battery.

    This time, while I had the battery out I cleaned the SIM contacts (we shall see if that makes a difference)

    Has anyone else seen this?
    11-28-2014 11:26 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    I don't have a G3, but you may want to unmount and remove the SD card (if applicable). A corrupt SD card could cause various kinds of misbehavior.

    Also, consider booting into Safe Mode, and let it run for a while that way. If the freezes still occur, then it might be a firmware or hardware issue. https://support.t-mobile.com/docs/DOC-11934
    11-29-2014 01:52 AM
  3. KeepItReal's Avatar
    You can ultimately backup everything, then Factory Reset.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    11-29-2014 08:46 AM
  4. RumpRoast's Avatar
    Are you by chance running ART? I had hard lock issues while running ART and had to revert back to davlik.

    Posted via Android Central App
    11-30-2014 05:24 AM
  5. Gdraft#WN's Avatar
    Now that you mention it, i am running ART now. .

    I will put it back and see if that solves the problem

    Posted via the Android Central App
    11-30-2014 09:49 PM
  6. Gdraft#WN's Avatar
    Switched back to Dalik and it seems to be working fine so far. . 2 days without a lock up.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    12-03-2014 11:17 AM

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