1. ALLYSON1989's Avatar
    I came back from vacation and found that when I charged over night it still wasn't charged overnight. Tried charging it in the morning and it was barely charging more than 1%every 5 minutes.
    Can anyone help me with this.

    Posted via the CrackBerry App for Android
    01-03-16 12:01 PM
  2. nward2010's Avatar
    Are you using the original charger and cable that came with your device? Have you tried rebooting?
    01-03-16 01:22 PM
  3. louie's Avatar
    So will the Priv not charge with out the original charger? it is either a very slow trickle charge or do the reverse charge lol it is very frustrating
    02-22-16 03:53 PM
  4. shawnreum's Avatar
    The Priv is capable of fast charging.
    But the problem is that BlackBerry doesn't supply you with a fast charger.
    It's only a slower standard charger that come with the phone.

    Posted via CB10
    02-22-16 06:58 PM
  5. fanisk's Avatar
    Original charger AND original cable needs about 2 hours to charge the phone for me from about 10-15% to 100%
    02-23-16 06:21 PM
  6. bitek's Avatar
    It is big battery ! Get quick charger 2 on Amazon. I got two and the phone charges wayyyyyyyyyy faster

    Posted via the CrackBerry App for Android
    02-23-16 07:16 PM
  7. bluetroll's Avatar
    You should be using a charger that outputs at least the same amount of MAh.

    Like other posters have said, get yourself a QC 2.0 charger.

    Or if you can score a PlayBook charger, those are really good too.

    Posted via the CrackBerry App for Android
    02-23-16 07:50 PM
  8. shawnreum's Avatar
    The Priv stock charger is 1.3 mah output.

    What some consider smart charge or standard quick charge is usually up around 1.7 to 2.0 mah output.

    QC 2.0 fast charge is 2.0 mah or higher output.

    With having experienced all 3, I can say 1.3 is the slowest and the QC 2.0 is the fastest.

    1.3 mah charger is only 0.3 mah higher than a 1.0mah car charger. Which in most cases 1.0mah isn't enough to charge a phone while in use. Especially while running GPS and screen on.

    But 1.7mah and higher usually is enough to charge a phone while in use.

    Hope this helps some.

    Posted via CB10
    02-23-16 08:24 PM
  9. cmykink's Avatar
    Anker QuickCharge is amazing. Buy one, it's cheap and your phone will charge super quickly.

    Posted via the CrackBerry App for Android
    02-24-16 04:34 AM

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