1. ikith's Avatar
    So it finally happened my first and only Droid has died. I did not drop it nor get it wet or anything really.

    One second it was sitting on top of my laptop charging from USB then I picked it up noticed it getting hot and I disconnected it and powered it off so it would cool. Later I turned it back on to check my messages and see if I had any texts. It started up and worked for about two minutes then rebooted itself and worked for two minutes yet again and restarted and it was getting very very hot during this whole thing. As of twenty minutes ago it doesn't even start it hangs at the Motorola logo then the screen goes black and Motorola logo yet again and it keeps looping this I can't get it to go into the boot loader anymore or recovery. The phone is completely toast for no reason.

    So let us have a moment of silence for my Motorola Droid.

    I get my replacement Wednesday.
    03-20-2010 11:57 PM
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    03-21-2010 12:18 AM
  3. Jerry Hildenbrand's Avatar
    Hate to hear that.

    But nice to read it without any irrational flaming about junk, POS, etc

    I'm sure the replacement will be just fine.
    03-21-2010 12:42 AM
  4. judasmachine's Avatar
    Every product has an acceptable failure rate. It just sucks to be part of that small percentage. Long live your Droid.
    03-21-2010 09:05 AM
  5. Duvi's Avatar
    Even when I'm able to get a replacement, I would still hate for that to happen to me.

    /me bows my head in silence
    03-21-2010 09:07 AM
  6. wdforty's Avatar
    was it stock?

    p.s. sorry for your loss
    03-21-2010 09:13 AM
  7. FastKatt's Avatar
    Sorry for your loss...

    Also interested in what Kernel and ROM you were running
    03-21-2010 09:33 AM
  8. thebizz's Avatar
    Sorry for your lost but atleast you got a replacement just know usb a d Droid don't get along
    03-21-2010 09:48 AM
  9. ericatomars06's Avatar
    So sorry to hear that... It's never an easy thing!
    03-21-2010 11:33 AM
  10. joels1017's Avatar
    Sorry to hear, I just recently had my Droid replaced due to a touch screen issue. Took mine to the Verizon store and they replaced it. Back up and running no problem.
    03-21-2010 12:00 PM
  11. anthonyzul's Avatar
    I'm so sorry to hear this...

    especially since that is the EXACT same thing that just happened to me!!! Here is the thread I posted about it... it's gone...

    I'm serious it was EXACTLY the same...
    03-21-2010 12:37 PM