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Windows Phone 8 users complain of random reboots

Windows Phone 8 users complain of random reboots

Posted on 19 Nov 2012 at 08:53

Author: Stewart Mitchell

Nokia and HTC handset owners complain of random restarts with Windows Phone 8 devices

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Dial 99reboot...

By SwissMac on 19 Nov 2012

Well, at least MS won't come back with the diagnosis "you're holding it wrong" like our fruity friends did.

By everton2004 on 19 Nov 2012


Use iDevice to get to destinat......get lost.

By vikarmo on 19 Nov 2012


... Any chance of running this story?

As usual it seems that this might not be 'that' serious! A whole 50 posts on a thread. MASSIVE. Time will tell

By rhythm on 19 Nov 2012

£10 to children in need

Says that its something to do with "overfilling" the storage.
I have 32G in my 7pro and random reboots occur if its filled beyond 16G.
As its an unofficial upgrade, I wager that this issue has never been properly tested on WP7x at least.

By nickallison on 19 Nov 2012

No-one's any better

My Samsung Galaxy S2 randomly reboots by itself, and my iPod Touch isn't unknown to totally lock up and need a hard reset. So fanboys of every camp - give it a rest, eh?

By halsteadk on 19 Nov 2012

well said halsteadk

(but dissing IOS is just so much fun :-))

By nickallison on 19 Nov 2012

I don't have this problem

and Ive had mine since day one of release for it. No problems at all with is, no restarts, no crashes, no glitches.

It's smooth, fast and stable. Best phone Ive had, Ive had Androids and IOs phones too.

By Lawnton on 19 Nov 2012


I have this problem also but in addition my Lumia 820 turns itself on in the middle of the night as well, sometimes leaving me with a flat battery, I have another issue in that my Mercs phone system won't transfer my contacts across this must be an issue with the latest Bluetooth spec but no one can give me awnser on that one so I have the old Lumia 800 in the car and that's works fine.

By keith217 on 22 Nov 2012

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