1. charlesxy's Avatar
    Can anyone please recommend a portable battery for the S3?

    I tried buying one and it didn't seem to work at all.

    I am not sure if this is because my battery on my phone may be dying or simply because the portable battery does not charge as well as an outlet?

    Thanks for any information anyone can provide me.
    05-05-2016 09:56 AM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Moved to the S3 Accessories forum.
    05-05-2016 12:26 PM
  3. Jims S5's Avatar
    I bought an Anker 10000 Mah charger for the wife's S3. Liked it so much I got one as well. She is having battery issues and I ordered a battery last night from Amazon. Sold by OEM Battery Supply. $6.98
    I made sure it said the same numbers as our Verizon one. Should be here in a few days.
    05-05-2016 02:42 PM
  4. charlesxy's Avatar
    Thanks, Jim. I may look into those options.
    05-05-2016 10:02 PM
  5. Jims S5's Avatar
    Your welcome. I will try to remember to followup when replacement comes in. It's on a slow boat😃
    05-06-2016 12:54 PM
  6. charlesxy's Avatar
    Thanks...I am not sure what is with this phone..when I charge at the office, it can charge all the way. Anywhere else, no. I don't know if it's the charger as I use a different one at work. I will also try to get a new battery at Best Buy today.
    05-07-2016 08:56 AM
  7. Jims S5's Avatar
    Just as a followup the wife's S3 now is much better. She came home and after 12 hours still had 24% left. I let it go until this morning and it was down to 3%. That was 30 hours with 1.5 SOT. It was dying at 30% before new battery. Was worth the 7 bucks!
    05-13-2016 02:17 PM
  8. charlesxy's Avatar
    Good to hear. My battery still sucks.
    06-14-2016 04:26 PM

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