Droid lags and some apps wont run when charging

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  1. chains

    chains New Member

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    I'm very new to smartphones so I don't know what to expect. I was browsing the app store on my phone when it told me it was low on battery... so I plugged it in and tried to run the recently downloaded app when it started lagging, I couldn't open any apps and the phone was acting up, like misclicking. help please, thanks


    EDIT: when the phone is plugged in, it goes crazy when I try to touch icons, it stops when I unplug it. Is this normal or did I buy a defective phone? I don't have a SD card in it, could that be the problem while charging?
     
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  2. BayouFlyFisher

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    This is a known issue with some chargers and some cables. Try it with the OEM charger and you probably will not have that problem.

    Good luck.
     
  3. Vulcan1600

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    If you're using a charger that was formerly used on a Blackberry Storm, I had the exact same issue so went with the stock charger and it cleared up the issue for me.
     
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    Thanks guys. I'll test out another cable, let you know how it goes.
     
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