1. StepW's Avatar
    For the past few months - seemingly after installing KitKat 4.4 - my S4 has been acting up. Practically once a day, the phone would briefly crash while I'm using it, restart itself, and turn back on with around 4% less battery than it had before restarting. Not sure what's causing it. The phone doesn't feel like it's overheating, and the battery's relatively new too (I had to buy a new battery since my old battery was defective and used to swell up often) so I don't think it's the fault of the battery either.

    I'm thinking it might have to do with the 4.4 upgrade since I never had these issues before upgrading to 4.4, but I have no other conclusive evidence apart from this slight correlation to justify blaming the update . Any insight would be great!
    06-07-2014 05:06 AM
  2. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    For the past few months - seemingly after installing KitKat 4.4 - my S4 has been acting up. Practically once a day, the phone would briefly crash while I'm using it, restart itself, and turn back on with around 4% less battery than it had before restarting. Not sure what's causing it. The phone doesn't feel like it's overheating, and the battery's relatively new too (I had to buy a new battery since my old battery was defective and used to swell up often) so I don't think it's the fault of the battery either.

    I'm thinking it might have to do with the 4.4 upgrade since I never had these issues before upgrading to 4.4, but I have no other conclusive evidence apart from this slight correlation to justify blaming the update . Any insight would be great!
    I would first suggest clearing cache by rebooting into recovery. Here is how to do it: http://forums.androidcentral.com/sam...2-s3-tab2.html

    Sometimes a factory reset is needed. If the cache clear doesn't help, I would do that next. Back up any files you don't want to lose to your PC or the cloud, back up contacts to Google, etc.
    06-07-2014 09:06 AM
  3. StepW's Avatar
    Thanks for the reply! I'll give that a shot.
    06-08-2014 06:34 AM
  4. Jared Streisfeld's Avatar
    Thanks for the reply! I'll give that a shot.
    Any updates is issue resolved

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    06-15-2014 05:22 PM
  5. hopepassgots's Avatar
    good,Thanks for the reply! I'll give that a shot. thank you
    06-16-2014 07:36 AM

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