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Originally Posted by ncguy68 View Post
So far the Tab S seems to be getting less battery life in mixed use than my Gpad 8.3 and Galaxy Pro 8.4. I've been spoiled by the Nexus 7's 10+ hour of screen on time and none of the 8+ inch tablets get near it. I find when I leave home I take my Nexus 7 because of the great battery life. Sometimes 6-7 hours is not enough.

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dont forget that the batterys full potencial is coming after around 5 to 10 loading sessions.
i had before the tab pro 8.4 and can see around 20% longer time with the t705
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I want to know wtf is draining my battery when it's idle and asleep. only 8 min screen on time and the highest is device idle. look how it dropped 5 percent just sitting there doing nothing. I don't get it. my g2 would be at 100 percent still with 8 min screen on time. this makes absolutely no sense whatsoever.

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my first charge cycle...

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guys i have a one query. can we make call from tab s 8.4 LTE model ?
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Originally Posted by xerol View Post
guys i have a one query. can we make call from tab s 8.4 LTE model ?
Yes you can, but that is out of topic for this thread.
- Galaxy Note 3 SM-N9005
- Galaxy Tab 7.7 P6800 (3G)
- Galaxy Tab PRO 8.4 T325 (LTE) Black
- Galaxy Tab S 8.4 T705 (LTE) Bronze
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After multiple charges still seeing abrupt drops in percentage. The standby is acceptable, but otherwise mostly useless when... In use. Perhaps requesting a replacement is now in order.
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My stats on my 10.5 LTE.
First time uses so I played a lot with it.
Rooted, lot apps frozen, nova launcher replaced tw.

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New CNET ratings are out and the Tab S line is basically head of the class in battery life.

But here's the caveat. They run these tests playing a movie until the Tab dies. Well movies have a lot of black in them and black basically uses zero power on an amoled screen. What KILLS THE Tab S battery is web browsing with white backgrounds.

Because I promise you I can't browse anywhere close to 13.4 hours with my 10.5.

So watching movies on Tab S awesome. Web browsing, not so much if you want to extend that battery life.

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