Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

82 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1

Topic # 236346 29-May-2018 12:31
Send private message

Hi hivemind. 


I'd like some general feedback please. 


Sometime ago I purchased a Nexus 6P brand new.  Like many, many others my Nexus 6P started suffering battery issues and powering off with 40-50% of battery remaining. 


Many people had their Nexus 6P repaired under warranty. Unfortunately at that time I was going through a really, really hard time and I simply didn't have the energy to chase getting mine repaired. It was on my todo list but I didn't get to it until after my warranty expired.  At the time the phone would occasionally power down with 20% battery left.  Now it's unsafe to assume it will keep going at 45% so I've effectively lost half of my battery life. 


It's clearly the same fault. I have a large number of screenshots showing the battery level dropping to 0% from 30-55%.  I'm super, super annoyed by the continual power off when I'm in the middle of calls etc. 


I purchased this from 2Degrees. 


So... just wondering if anyone has made this sort of repair/replacement claim ('expected lifetime of a product') under the CGA after a warranty has expired? Were you successful? How did you go about it? Any tips / suggestions?


Thanks in advance,









Create new topic


17 posts

+1 received by user: 12

  Reply # 2024775 29-May-2018 13:34
Send private message

I've had the exact same issue, which I only diagnosed after the 2 year warranty from PBtech had expired. My credit card has insurance that should cover it for another year, so I may try to get a repair / replacement battery using that.

Create new topic

Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:

Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Geekzone Live »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.