1. AC Question's Avatar
    My phone has been working well, but yesterday it developed a serious problem. The phone overheats to the point where it is painful to hold, and will not start. I tried a different, fully charged battery, and when that didn't work, I put it in a container of rice, since my location is very humid and the humidity might have worked its way in. After 30 minutes, I took the phone out and it was extremely hot. I removed the battery and let it sit in rice overnight, but I still cannot get it to even power on.
    07-07-2015 07:44 AM
  2. maduro78's Avatar
    It sounds like your using an aftermarket charger or one not rated for your phone

    sent from my LG G4 vs986
    07-07-2015 08:19 AM
  3. Rosparr's Avatar
    Actually, everything I have has a Samsung logo. And the battery I used came directly from a Samsung charger, and works in another S4 very well
    07-07-2015 08:37 AM
  4. belodion's Avatar
    If there is moisture inside your phone, I think it would need much more than overnight to get it out using the rice method.

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    07-07-2015 08:41 AM

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