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Re: Phones & Cases And Such

Post by Shirley » Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:59 am

I also have a 6s that's 5 years old now. Battery sucks. I've been thinking about getting an SE. I'd love to have a good battery again and not have to have my phone plugged in damn near all the time.
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Post by govmentchedda » Wed Nov 18, 2020 12:10 pm

My wife is notoriously hard on her phones. Just ordered her a Pixel 4a through Google's new subscription program. $9/mo for the phone, ($15 if you pay for device protection), and you're paid off in 2 years.
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Post by DSafetyGuy » Wed Nov 18, 2020 12:13 pm

Shirley wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:59 am
I also have a 6s that's 5 years old now. Battery sucks. I've been thinking about getting an SE. I'd love to have a good battery again and not have to have my phone plugged in damn near all the time.
I have a 6S purchased four years ago and replaced the battery four months ago when it wouldn't hold a charge. Has worked like a dream since.

My wife recently got an SE, which has worked very well.
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Re: Phones & Cases And Such

Post by sancarlos » Wed Nov 18, 2020 3:19 pm

I have a 5 year-old iPhone 6 and my wife and daughter have 4 year-old 6s's. All are working fine with decent batteries. But, you guys have me a bit alarmed. Where/how do you get a replacement battery? Apple store?
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Post by A_B » Wed Nov 18, 2020 3:20 pm

sancarlos wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 3:19 pm
I have a 5 year-old iPhone 6 and my wife and daughter have 4 year-old 6s's. All are working fine with decent batteries. But, you guys have me a bit alarmed. Where/how do you get a replacement battery? Apple store?
I don't think the Apple store will even work on a 6 anymore. There are likely third party repair shops in your area and since you are out of warranty it won't matter.
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Post by Steve of phpBB » Wed Nov 18, 2020 6:45 pm

Shirley wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:59 am
I also have a 6s that's 5 years old now. Battery sucks. I've been thinking about getting an SE. I'd love to have a good battery again and not have to have my phone plugged in damn near all the time.
As others have hinted, you can take your phone to a non-Apple phone repair place, and they will replace your battery for about $50.
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Post by A_B » Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:14 am

The wife just accidentally called you. “Accidentally”. Sorry

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Post by mister d » Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:19 am

"Actually they called him the Battery Killer because there was this one time he was at the bottom of Manhattan and ..."
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Post by The Sybian » Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:05 am

A_B wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:14 am
Well well well.
Very interesting. My battery maximum capacity in 77%. I read something years ago that Apple intentionally programmed battery performance to fall off. I have an ipod that is 11 or 12 year old. Still works, but I can only use it if it's plugged in. Battery will die within 5 minutes just playing music. I keep it, as I have all my CDs programmed in, and no way to access my collection otherwise.
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Post by wlu_lax6 » Sun Nov 22, 2020 12:24 pm

The Sybian wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:05 am
A_B wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:14 am
Well well well.
Very interesting. My battery maximum capacity in 77%. I read something years ago that Apple intentionally programmed battery performance to fall off. I have an ipod that is 11 or 12 year old. Still works, but I can only use it if it's plugged in. Battery will die within 5 minutes just playing music. I keep it, as I have all my CDs programmed in, and no way to access my collection otherwise.
How many thing your ripped from CD are not easily available via Spotify or Youtube?

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Post by EnochRoot » Sun Nov 22, 2020 12:28 pm

The Sybian wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:05 am
A_B wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:14 am
Well well well.
Very interesting. My battery maximum capacity in 77%. I read something years ago that Apple intentionally programmed battery performance to fall off. I have an ipod that is 11 or 12 year old. Still works, but I can only use it if it's plugged in. Battery will die within 5 minutes just playing music. I keep it, as I have all my CDs programmed in, and no way to access my collection otherwise.
There are third party applications you can download for your Windows or Mac PC, like iMazing that you can use to extract the music from your iPod.

In fact, I used to do this all the time.

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Re: Phones & Cases And Such

Post by The Sybian » Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:21 am

wlu_lax6 wrote:
Sun Nov 22, 2020 12:24 pm
The Sybian wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:05 am
A_B wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:14 am
Well well well.
Very interesting. My battery maximum capacity in 77%. I read something years ago that Apple intentionally programmed battery performance to fall off. I have an ipod that is 11 or 12 year old. Still works, but I can only use it if it's plugged in. Battery will die within 5 minutes just playing music. I keep it, as I have all my CDs programmed in, and no way to access my collection otherwise.
How many thing your ripped from CD are not easily available via Spotify or Youtube?
Most of my music listening is while driving, so it’s easier to have it downloaded. I like scrolling or shuffling through my music, I usually don’t know what I want to listen to until I see something strike my fancy. Never used Spotify, should probably try it. Also with the whole family on my phone plan, we are close to using up data every month, so I’d rather not stream music on ling car rides.

I also like the thrill of risking a GPJ song coming on while the kids are in the car.
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Re: Phones & Cases And Such

Post by BSF21 » Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:10 am

The Sybian wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:21 am
wlu_lax6 wrote:
Sun Nov 22, 2020 12:24 pm
The Sybian wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:05 am
A_B wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:14 am
Well well well.
Very interesting. My battery maximum capacity in 77%. I read something years ago that Apple intentionally programmed battery performance to fall off. I have an ipod that is 11 or 12 year old. Still works, but I can only use it if it's plugged in. Battery will die within 5 minutes just playing music. I keep it, as I have all my CDs programmed in, and no way to access my collection otherwise.
How many thing your ripped from CD are not easily available via Spotify or Youtube?
Most of my music listening is while driving, so it’s easier to have it downloaded. I like scrolling or shuffling through my music, I usually don’t know what I want to listen to until I see something strike my fancy. Never used Spotify, should probably try it. Also with the whole family on my phone plan, we are close to using up data every month, so I’d rather not stream music on ling car rides.

I also like the thrill of risking a GPJ song coming on while the kids are in the car.
A Raffi song into "Heavy Flow Day" would be youtube gold. Get that dashcam set up.
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Re: Phones & Cases And Such

Post by The Sybian » Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:32 am

BSF21 wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:10 am
The Sybian wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:21 am
wlu_lax6 wrote:
Sun Nov 22, 2020 12:24 pm
The Sybian wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 10:05 am
A_B wrote:
Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:14 am
Well well well.
Very interesting. My battery maximum capacity in 77%. I read something years ago that Apple intentionally programmed battery performance to fall off. I have an ipod that is 11 or 12 year old. Still works, but I can only use it if it's plugged in. Battery will die within 5 minutes just playing music. I keep it, as I have all my CDs programmed in, and no way to access my collection otherwise.
How many thing your ripped from CD are not easily available via Spotify or Youtube?
Most of my music listening is while driving, so it’s easier to have it downloaded. I like scrolling or shuffling through my music, I usually don’t know what I want to listen to until I see something strike my fancy. Never used Spotify, should probably try it. Also with the whole family on my phone plan, we are close to using up data every month, so I’d rather not stream music on ling car rides.

I also like the thrill of risking a GPJ song coming on while the kids are in the car.
A Raffi song into "Heavy Flow Day" would be youtube gold. Get that dashcam set up.
Fortunately Raffi never touched my iPod. Yo Gabba Gabba songs are the only kids music I ever played, and that was high quality stuff.
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Post by rass » Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:51 am

The Sybian wrote:
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Fortunately Raffi never touched my...kids...that was...q...stuff.
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Re: Phones & Cases And Such

Post by mister d » Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:56 am

Or the more libelous version ...
The Sybian wrote:
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Fortunately Raffi never touched my ... kids ... that was ...g...i...ff.
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Post by rass » Mon Nov 23, 2020 10:02 am

Remember kids, when Uncle Giff asks if you want some In-N-Out you say "NO!"
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Post by A_B » Mon Nov 23, 2020 10:03 am

mister d wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:56 am
Or the more libelous version ...
The Sybian wrote:
Mon Nov 23, 2020 9:32 am
Fortunately Raffi never touched my ... kids ... that was ...g...i...ff.
It’s important that children learn how to share.
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Post by The Sybian » Mon Nov 23, 2020 10:28 am

You are all horrible, horrible people.
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Re: Phones & Cases And Such

Post by Giff » Mon Nov 23, 2020 11:15 am

Raffi is a beautiful man and I'd be honored if he touched me.
Muh.

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Post by Johnnie » Sat Nov 28, 2020 12:19 am

Get an 8 pro for $799 and add a 7T for $1. (Yes, 2 outstanding phones for $800 total.)

That's an amazing price. Only drawback is the 7T is locked to T Mobile. But you can definitely get that unlocked.

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