1. Big Papa Smurf's Avatar
    So today ill be picking up a new(to me) 1520. Any suggestions for accessories? I'd like a car charger that will charge the phone while using GPS. Does such a thing exist? How about a Qi charger recommendation? Ooooooh how about a Qi charger for the car??? Etc etc...
    HeyCori likes this.
    02-12-2015 11:56 AM
  2. HeyCori's Avatar
    Any standard car charger with a micro USB cable will work. I've never seen a Qi charger for the car though. I would definitely recommend a case. I have the red, glossy 1520 and it's incredibly slippery.
    02-12-2015 12:16 PM
  3. Big Papa Smurf's Avatar
    My car charger I use now wont even charge up my 928 when i have GPS on. Sometimes it wont charge when its just sitting in the cradle, but I think that's a loose charger port...
    I read about a CR200 car charger, but hear bad things for use with the 1520. Was hoping someone could point me to something similar.
    02-12-2015 12:43 PM
  4. Dr_8820's Avatar

    I use this for my Note 3 and 1520, Garmin on the 1520 and it charges without the phone getting hot.
    Sent from my Nokia Lumia 1520 using Tapatalk
    02-12-2015 01:27 PM
  5. cure92's Avatar
    Where did you get it and how much? I'm looking at upgrading from a 925.
    02-12-2015 04:54 PM
  6. trobs29's Avatar
    Here's a Qi car charger that might pique your interest. Enjoy your new (to you) 1520.3. Have the same phone myself. You'll love it.
    02-12-2015 05:10 PM
  7. Andy Blackburn's Avatar
    I use the cr201 with my 1520. It works fine but be warned you'll need to take the phone or of its case each time you put it in. It will take a thin case at a squeeze but it verbs like it may get damaged. The plantronics voyager legend Bluetooth headset works very well with the phone also. Enjoy the phone!!!
    02-12-2015 05:24 PM
  8. loribinca's Avatar

    you need to get a proper charge cable and charger otherwise the charger will not be able to keep up if you use the GPS - was the same on my 1020

    a data cable will *NOT* charge at the full rate and it won't keep up - this is a charge cable - won't work for data, but is made specifically for charging

    here is the list to the two things I bought that work just fine



    RumoredNow and aximtreo like this.
    02-12-2015 06:04 PM
  9. wetworker's Avatar
    Nice. Mine is almost in may hands.1520.jpg
    RumoredNow likes this.
    02-12-2015 08:10 PM
  10. kwambe5's Avatar
    Looks like I am not the only one finally jumping on the 1520.3 bandwagon (if there is such a thing!) Hopefully mine will be in Sat morning!!!
    02-12-2015 10:41 PM
  11. wetworker's Avatar
    I couldn't wait no longer for Microsoft and Rogers to announce a high-end device for Canada.
    02-12-2015 11:01 PM
  12. Big Papa Smurf's Avatar
    Picked mine up. Had a bit of a hard time adding my accounts(no idea why, works fine now) and already my 928 seems tiny. Even had LTE where my 928 had 3g... But have H+at home, but have wifi anyway...
    HeyCori likes this.
    02-12-2015 11:38 PM
  13. fiveaces01's Avatar
    I just got one today too..love it. Was wondering if anyone has Flashed the Denim firmware to theirs. I am downloading the Finland CV right now, but am not sure if I want to do it
    HeyCori likes this.
    02-13-2015 12:33 AM
  14. Big Papa Smurf's Avatar
    Don't flash Finland to the 938.. If I'm not mistaken it's messes with LTE radios and have to reset phone
    fiveaces01 likes this.
    02-13-2015 01:13 AM
  15. beman39's Avatar
    congrats on your new toy! I'm sure you will luv this beast, I know I luv mine! the only thing I'm not crazy about is IE on this phone... it doesn't work that great and is flacky... but everything else is sweet!
    02-14-2015 06:12 AM

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