Phone Not Powering On

Symptoms

  • Phone does not power on when pressing the power button
  • Phone does not appear to be charging

Environment

  • All phones that do not have removable batteries

Resolution

  1. Remove any protective cases
  2. Connect the phone to the charger for at least 30 minutes
    • Note: There may be no indicator, but the phone is charging
  3. After 30 minutes, press and hold the Power button for upwards of five minutes
    • Note: Once the phone comes on, you can release the power button

Cause

Phones that do not have a removable battery are bit more likely to go into protection mode. This causes your phone to remain powered off to conserve enough power to maintain the data stored on your phone.

Additional Notes

You will also want to make sure that you test charging with different chargers, cables, and outlets

If the phone does not power on, please open a help ticket and list the troubleshooting steps you have completed

Having trouble finding the answer you’re looking for? Ask an Expert Member.
(Our Experts are not staff, but their knowledge of our service and phones is outstanding!)