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Windows Phone 8 Hit With Random Reboot Bug


Windows Phone 8 smartphone owners report crashes and reboots affecting their devices. Nokia says it is investigating. HTC has yet to respond.

HTC Windows Phone 8 and Nokia Lumia 920 owners have taken to forums looking for answers to a vexing reboot problem. Pages worth of complaints have sprung up on Microsoft and Nokia's forums websites, as well as that of WPCentral.

The problem, which has the device rebooting at random several times per day, seems to affect the HTC 8X more than the Lumia 920. Some users report as many as four to five reboots every 24 hours. For the record, I have had an HTC 8X on hand for several weeks now and have not experienced this issue at all.

Based on the forum posts, some users are seeing the reboot problem when using Bluetooth; others report trouble when using the native Facebook application. Yet others claim the reboot problem relates to the HTC Hub application, and some believe it is related to the NFC functions of their device. ... Read full story on InformationWeek


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