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Posts: 1
Registered: ‎01-13-2012
My Device: Blackberry Torch 9800
My Carrier: Globe

Battery should not be less than 50%..WHY?!?!

My Blackberry Torch 9800 was given to me by a friend. He advised me to immediately charge the unit once the battery reaches 50%. If the battery will be emptied, it will take 3 days before it can come back to life. My question is, WHY? I mean, what's wrong with it? And what shall I do? THANKS! Smiley Happy

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Re: Battery should not be less than 50%..WHY?!?!

it could be a battery issue, have you tried a different battery in it?


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Registered: ‎01-04-2012
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Re: Battery should not be less than 50%..WHY?!?!

My battery has the same prob! Well its gets to 50-60% and drops to 8%... Have u found a solution, nobody does!