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My Samsung A501 has stopped charging but I don't know if it's the battery or the charger. I can't find any store who still sells the charger so it's a bit difficult to diagnose. I wasn't having any problems with the battery holding charge prior to it not charging.

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Try a different plug in your house, and make sure that the battery is sitting in the phone right

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Further test the phone,
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Before the end of the of the tests, You will have detected the problem and the solution to any of it is to replace it.

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