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Switching off? Hi, My w880i is continually switching itself off. (10-20 times per day) Ive preformed a master reset, system update, and had it sent for repairs twice with no result. I'm about to kill my service provider (3 mobile for anyone that was interested, never ever sign up with them) as they have made no effort so far to replace my phone, and have given me a major run around trying to avoid the problem. Does anyone know a fix for this or is the phone just a piece of rubbish as I suspect?

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Appears there may be a fault between the battery and the handset, definitely faulty, I'd contact sony ericsson themselves and submit the handset for a warranty repair (if it's under a year old this should be free) other than that your options are really just to buy a new one or cancel your contract. re warranty repair, if SE agree to this expect not to see your phone for about a month as it's normally 28 days or longer for these, re 3, yep they're ****, I should know as I used to work for them, hope this helps.

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