- My phone is turned off
- 11:00 - My friend sends me a text message/sms
- 2:00 - I turn my phone on.
- 2:01 - I receive the text message/sms, the timestamp is 2:01
- But I want the timestamp to be 11:00
This has been reported as a bug in the Android source but no particular action seems to have been taken. You can follow and star the issue on the Android bug tracker.
Alternatively, one comment on the bug tracker notes some potential workarounds you an take a look at:
Additionally, some commenters have reported that certain handsets do not suffer from this bug, presumably because the manufacturer patched it themselves in their messaging application or SMS framework.