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HTC Windows 8x, restarts, developer mode, no sim card


HTC Windows 8x, restarts, developer mode, no sim card

My wife and I have been customers for a few months now after switching over from Sprint. My wife opted for the Windows 8x, soon after we got it she noticed little glitches. The phone would randomly be powered down, even if it was just sitting on the counter, with a full charge. This became more and more frequent, sometimes 2+ times a day. Then we noticed a little gear symbol on it sometimes, which through some research i found was developer mode, again no one was even near the phone. Then the "no sim card" message started appearing, sometimes after dropping a call. I contacted ATT and after the typical hard resets and all other possibilities were exhausted we opted to send it back via the warranty. Recieved the new one, and after only a week, lo and behold...same issues starting up again. Apparently after much research this is a issue with many, if not all 8X's across all companies. Contacted tech support yet again, was told they can send me another of the same device to replace this one. This is ridiculous! After only a few months with ATT I am an extremely dissatisfied customer.

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Re: HTC Windows 8x, restarts, developer mode, no sim card

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