Droid acting up when recharging

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    Anyone else ever have this problem? When I'm recharging my phone, everything seems to slow down and also not work exactly right. Why is this and is it common?

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    Do you have a profile in setCPU that slows you down?
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    If your using an after market charger not made by Motorola then that's your answer.

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    That would be assuming he's rooted. If not rooted what are you charging it with? The USB, the original charger, another charger?
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    Also I turn up the juice on charge from AC. 800-1000mhz.
    Do you use tasker for anything?

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    I'm not rooted and yes, I am using an aftermarket charger. Why would that cause any problems? Are all chargers not created equally?

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    Isn't everybody ;)
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    No they are not
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    Use only oem chargers!

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    Does it happen when you use the charger that came with your phone?


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    Not sure, I'll test it out when I get home. Will using a non-oem charger hurt my phone in any way?

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    Its possible but highly unlikely.

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    Proper amperage and voltage is very important in these devices.

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    Always use the OEM charger. There have been widespread reports of Droids acting strange when using no OEM chargers. I don't think it can permanently hurt your droid, but why not use the OEM if you have it.
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    I was looking for a second charger to keep at work on Amazon. All the ones for the the Droid X that aren't the OEM one have reviews from people saying their Droids freaked out when using them.