my phone wont charge anymore (not the battery)

Well I have an LG K8 2017 and it wont charge, I checked the battery but there's nothing wrong with it because my friend has the same battery ( he's annoyed since we switch when my phone battery is low ) I checked the cord and the box but they work fine also the phone port cant be dirty because I hold my phone 80 present of the time. What do you think is the problem??

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Does your charger and cable charge his phone?

If so it's a bad piece/board in your phone. Check your receipt since most phones have a 1 year warranty.

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no its over already

as the title says the warranty is over

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also one more thing

but it says its charging but its not

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Please answer my questions.

I asked " Does your charger and cable charge his phone? "

Your reply about says it's charging but it's not could be your phone or the good phone.

If that happens on his phone your charger and cable are suspect.
If this happens on your bad phone then your bad phone is in need of repair or replacement.

This phone is under 40USD at

Out of warranty means your cheapest fix is to get another one.

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its charging his phone

as the title says but for buying a new one I can switch carriers since its unlocked right??? and also I was talking about my phone it says its charging but Its not and I verified this with an app

Post was last edited on July 24, 2018 1:51 PM PDT

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Since your phone broken and it's just a 40 dollar phone my advice is to shop for another.

As to unlocked or not, I can't get into that yet. Add detail about the carrier you are on.

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I'm on a tmobile network

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It appears you should check your contract.
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luckly its not

I actually bought the phone unlocked overseas on a certified lg reseller and I am only paying for the sim card if you mean something else

Post was last edited on July 24, 2018 2:19 PM PDT

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Then it's clear to me.

Shop for a new one from LG with the 6 to 9 buck a month payment plan (2 years?) or find another unlocked phone.

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before i make up my mind

is there a way to repair it at least or that's to much money I could bought another phone

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That's why I linked to the 6 to 9 buck a month plan.

As to repair you have to get estimates.

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alright il go with what your saying thankyou for helping me

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