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Samsung SCH A660 Keeps Shutting Off and Is Slow to Start Up

When starting up, phone now takes over 1 minute to be ready. It was fast when we first got the phone. Now, sometimes it shuts off completely when we flip it shut. It goes dead immediately - it does not go through the regular shutdown sequence so you don't realise it has shut off. Any ideas? Phone is just over 1 year old.

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I've had my phone awhile, and it has always started slowly. It has probably been dropped to many times, or you have many recorded, downloaded, or contact files which just make it slower to start up. Like a computer. When you shut it off, keep it open until the SAMSUNG logo has disappeared and the screen is black, otherwise it might/will stay on.

Posted on Jun 10, 2007


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