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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 2012-07-15, 01:12 PM Thread Starter
 
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5200 mAh Battery For Samsung Galaxy Note

I just received my new 5200 mAh replacement battery and back for my SG Note. Wow!

Positives:

*almost twice the battery life compared to OEM
*half the cost of one OEM battery
*reduced need for recharging or swapping batteries

Negatives:

*added weight
*added thickness

While the negatives will most certainly be a deal breaker for many owners, there are some who place the positives on the top of their wish list, such as those who travel and are on the road frequently.

I prefer to think of the Note as a powerful mini-computer that can make phone calls (most often using a Bluetooth earpiece). My laptop stays on my office desk. My iPad sits on my living room table. My Note is my truly portable all-in-one device. Having all of the extra juice is a bonus, and for me I'm willing to take the slight trade off in thickness and weight and enjoy the true benefits of maximized up time.

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 2012-07-15, 02:02 PM
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The problem with these batteries is the added thickness. Cases are made for the normal sizes.

Instead of buying a phone specific battery I merely buy a battery that can be used to charge any portable device via a usb cable.

I only use these in case of emergencies or on a plane, etc.
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