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My cell phone has been on the charger for over 8 hours and i have just recently purchased another battery and it still says low battery and to wait a few minutes and the phone will power on so what else can i do

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Hi there,

This can be a problem on the battery terminal or the charging terminal of the unit. It could be the unit has not giving a proper charge or the unit has a problem when you try to charged a battery.

It is better to send the unit into the nearest service center to check the unit, and better not to charge on the for the moment it was not fix, to avoid any further damaged or burnt out on the unit.

Hope this helps.

Just let me know for further clarifications.

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