1. john9721's Avatar
    Hey guys, just joined. I've got a Verizon Galaxy S5 running Android 5.0. I've noticed that when I go to charge it, it will charge fine with a white Samsung brand cable and wall block (USB 2.0, not the wider connector) However, when I try to use a charger from say, my S3 or my dads HTC, it will not charge. Has anyone else experienced this? Thanks!
    04-15-2015 10:32 AM
  2. SpookDroid's Avatar
    Mmmm that's odd. As long as the cable/charger are good, it should charge (and as long as the charger doesn't have a very low current output, but even the standard 0.5A ones should at least show that it's charging, even if it's at a snail-pace rate.

    I used a charger from an iPhone (with the Samsung cable, of course) and it charged just fine.
    04-15-2015 11:26 AM
  3. debdroid1a's Avatar
    I've used multiple charging cables, the only one that wouldn't charge was because it was too weak for the S5 and that was a free one that came with something I bought. It wouldn't even charge some of my other items. I would think the S3 charger would work. Where you using it through your computer or a wall charger? Maybe the wall charger wasn't any good or the cable?
    04-15-2015 12:12 PM

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