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  Reply # 644310 21-Jun-2012 15:24 Send private message

own3d: What about Telecom?

Telecom firmware isn't out yet on Samfirmware. You'll have to wait a bit longer.

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  Reply # 644311 21-Jun-2012 15:25 Send private message

Anybody got the Samsung HDTV for a SG2 they want to swap for a brand new HDTV adapter for a SG3, must be in Auckland and must be this weekend, I'm back to work on Monday.

Straight swap.

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  Reply # 644331 21-Jun-2012 15:57 Send private message

own3d: What about Telecom?



Just download CheckFUS and keep checking via that.




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  Reply # 644339 21-Jun-2012 16:03 Send private message

Kelem: Anybody got the Samsung HDTV for a SG2 they want to swap for a brand new HDTV adapter for a SG3, must be in Auckland and must be this weekend, I'm back to work on Monday.

Straight swap.

I have a GS2 MHL Samsung official. Want to swap with mine?
PM me then we can sort something else.

I'm in Hamilton. :)

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  Reply # 644348 21-Jun-2012 16:19

I'm a newbie on the forum and the android world in general.
Been playing with my blue SGS3 for a week now.
Wanted to ask the community here a couple of questions.

1. Is anybody else' device acting funny - It shows unread messages on the home screen messaging icon, even when you've read all messages. I can see this issue cropping up on other random forums, but seeing as this one's the most active, i am hoping to get an answer here.
The interim solution i have found is that the nagging unread count goes away once i clear the RAM. But that isn't exactly ideal.

2. How long does the battery last with average use (say 10 minutes calling, 20 minutes txting and a couple of hours of wifi use) everyday. I am getting about 36 hours on a single charge.
Are you guys witnessing a massive difference in battery performance with the power saving feature on/off?

Cheers.


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  Reply # 644362 21-Jun-2012 16:52 Send private message

wikibedi: I'm a newbie on the forum and the android world in general.
Been playing with my blue SGS3 for a week now.
Wanted to ask the community here a couple of questions.

1. Is anybody else' device acting funny - It shows unread messages on the home screen messaging icon, even when you've read all messages. I can see this issue cropping up on other random forums, but seeing as this one's the most active, i am hoping to get an answer here.
The interim solution i have found is that the nagging unread count goes away once i clear the RAM. But that isn't exactly ideal.

2. How long does the battery last with average use (say 10 minutes calling, 20 minutes txting and a couple of hours of wifi use) everyday. I am getting about 36 hours on a single charge.
Are you guys witnessing a massive difference in battery performance with the power saving feature on/off?

Cheers.



1. Looks like you have installed some third party notification app that count the messages or thirdparty SMS app without configured it correctly.
2. PowerSaving mode seems to cause wake lock when it is sleeping. Which could lead to power drain more than it actually benefiting. But in some case when you have low battery then switching to powersaving mode might keep your phone alive longer. PowerSaving mode will slow down your phone clock speed.

Hope these answers are good enough. :)

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  Reply # 644363 21-Jun-2012 16:53 Send private message

IntegerIsNumber:
Kelem: Anybody got the Samsung HDTV for a SG2 they want to swap for a brand new HDTV adapter for a SG3, must be in Auckland and must be this weekend, I'm back to work on Monday.

Straight swap.

I have a GS2 MHL Samsung official. Want to swap with mine?
PM me then we can sort something else.

I'm in Hamilton. :)


no good sorry needs to be in Auckland and in the next day or 2

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  Reply # 644365 21-Jun-2012 16:54 Send private message

IntegerIsNumber:

1. Looks like you have installed some third party notification app that count the messages or thirdparty SMS app without configured it correctly.
2. PowerSaving mode seems to cause wake lock when it is sleeping. Which could lead to power drain more than it actually benefiting. But in some case when you have low battery then switching to powersaving mode might keep your phone alive longer. PowerSaving mode will slow down your phone clock speed.

Hope these answers are good enough. :)


What was the app which you can see if there's wake lock etc happening?

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 644367 21-Jun-2012 16:57 Send private message

Bhavicp:
IntegerIsNumber:

1. Looks like you have installed some third party notification app that count the messages or thirdparty SMS app without configured it correctly.
2. PowerSaving mode seems to cause wake lock when it is sleeping. Which could lead to power drain more than it actually benefiting. But in some case when you have low battery then switching to powersaving mode might keep your phone alive longer. PowerSaving mode will slow down your phone clock speed.

Hope these answers are good enough. :)


What was the app which you can see if there's wake lock etc happening?

I think something called BetterBattery or something. Ask on here. I hardly using it because I don't really care about the wakelock lol.

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  Reply # 644368 21-Jun-2012 16:58 Send private message

Kelem:
IntegerIsNumber:
Kelem: Anybody got the Samsung HDTV for a SG2 they want to swap for a brand new HDTV adapter for a SG3, must be in Auckland and must be this weekend, I'm back to work on Monday.

Straight swap.

I have a GS2 MHL Samsung official. Want to swap with mine?
PM me then we can sort something else.

I'm in Hamilton. :)


no good sorry needs to be in Auckland and in the next day or 2




Why in such urgency.

I will be in Auckland next weekend though. How far are you? I probably can send it through my colleague to Auckland Office. Then you can pick it up from the Company's office :)

 

PM me and we'll sort something out.

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  Reply # 644406 21-Jun-2012 18:38 Send private message

IntegerIsNumber:
Bhavicp:
IntegerIsNumber:

1. Looks like you have installed some third party notification app that count the messages or thirdparty SMS app without configured it correctly.
2. PowerSaving mode seems to cause wake lock when it is sleeping. Which could lead to power drain more than it actually benefiting. But in some case when you have low battery then switching to powersaving mode might keep your phone alive longer. PowerSaving mode will slow down your phone clock speed.

Hope these answers are good enough. :)


What was the app which you can see if there's wake lock etc happening?

I think something called BetterBattery or something. Ask on here. I hardly using it because I don't really care about the wakelock lol.


It's called Better Battery Stats.  You might have found it anyway if you've looked for BetterBattery in Google Play :)  I've never used it either. I think Lokhor has though.




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  Reply # 644414 21-Jun-2012 18:51 Send private message

heres the xda thread on BBS and how to read them

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1179809

sorry don't not had to make it a link




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  Reply # 644420 21-Jun-2012 19:04 Send private message

jeffnz: heres the xda thread on BBS and how to read them

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1179809

sorry don't not had to make it a link


Hi There!

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  Reply # 644421 21-Jun-2012 19:06 Send private message

jeffnz: heres the xda thread on BBS and how to read them

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1179809

sorry don't not had to make it a link


Hi There!

If you use the normal editor the formatting guidelines are above it.

You can also use BBCode in the editor. The following codes are valid: [b] [i] [s] [u] [url] [url=] [img] [youtube].


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  Reply # 644433 21-Jun-2012 19:56 Send private message

thanks networkn I'll give it a go next time, been here long enough should know




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