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Old 06-09-2009, 11:26 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hi, I have just bought a 8900 Curve and was told by the merchant that I needed to charge the BB for 16 hours or so prior to using.
It has been charging for about 2 hours but now the green light is on which I assume means it is fully charged.
Is this normal?
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Welcome to the forums.

Please read this for some good information:
Maximum Battery Life - BlackBerryFAQ

You don't need to break the battery in, however, it's good practice to charge the device often.

Also, the green light is most likely the coverage indicator.
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Many thanks. It does state that it is wise to keep it charged over night so that is what I shall do. cheers
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