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Upstage won turn on

It only turns on when its plugged up with the charger and it stays on for about 2 minutes before it turns back off. ive tried hitting the reset while holding the 'end' button...nothing

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  • SamsungUpsta May 16, 2008

    I have the same exact problem with my phone

  • zellda May 27, 2008

    I am having the exact issue with my six month old Upstage. Every feature works perfectly when using the AC adapter but only for about one minute then it turns off and says "charging". Even with the external battery pack attached I cannot turn the Upstage on without plugging it in via the AC adapter. I opened the phone up (four screws, one in each corner and everything looks intact. The battery connection (copper ribbon) looks fine also but I agree that all of the symptoms point to that ribbon needing replacement. If it was the internal battery then when I attach the external battery everything should work.



    Where can I find a replacement battery connection and, while I'm in there, a new battery? Thanks for any comments or suggestions.

  • Snoopy2Rulz May 30, 2008

    my upstage is turned off.It doesnt turn on unless it is on its charger.When I turn it on, it only stays on for like 30 seconds. What do I do?

  • Anonymous Jun 10, 2008

    i have the exact same problems, and i've also had my upstage phone for about 6 months. one day, it just turned off then when i charged it, it turned on, then turned off again. i've tried resetting it, but it only stays on when charging, then it turns off and on the screen, it says, "charging"..... help?

  • nicole_payge
    nicole_payge Aug 04, 2008

    Same deal. The phone only powers up while on the charger then only stays on for a minute or so before turning off again. Blinks randomly, the music side goes crazy if I try and use it. Has anyone found a solution that works?

  • Anonymous Oct 07, 2008

    Same exact problem dude

  • dlo1479 Oct 09, 2008

    I have the same problem i have had this phone for almost a year now and it sucks i had to send it in to sprint 3 times because it broke and i didnt even drop it. And now my phone only works when plugged into the charger and its only on for like a minute then it turns off and it keeps flashing charging. Its really annoying i suggest just getting a new phone because this one sucks so bad. To much stuff in just one little phone.

  • Anonymous Dec 17, 2008

    grrr. i have the samee problem. but my phone only works when i have the battery pack on, which i think it does taht coz teh main battery must be dammaged or something. so only the backup works. but the battery runs outt soo fast >.<

  • pico-one Jan 01, 2009

    I've been loking for a way to replace the battery on this phone does anyone have an idea of how to do this or know of a sight that may explain how to do this

  • Anonymous Mar 30, 2009

    Same thing for me ..... if anyone knows what to do i really want a real solution!!! thanks!!!

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U must get its software updated from samsung service center

Posted on May 19, 2008

My phone was doing something like that except it would work without being plugged in but then would go off unexpectedly! It wouldnt even make the little powering off noise it would just go off at random times with a full charge. and it would freeze up too!
So i called sprint and they sent me a new phone!

Posted on Jun 05, 2008

Theres a battery inside and the strip that connect the battery to the phone must have broken the battery has some play in as i have opened it when i had that problem take it to the service center so they can give you the same piece of sH*T phone

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My phone worked for about 3 days then today it would'nt send texts or calls,wheni tried 2 send a text it said "error 34" adn when i tried 2 call it said out of range so i turned it off and it did the same thing and would'nt come back on i've only had the phone for about a month!

Posted on Jun 11, 2008

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