Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,741,008 Members 51,820 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Warning] Keep you GPS on if using kitkat rom with pa gapps

Tip us?
 
MayB4ck
Old
#1  
MayB4ck's Avatar
Senior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 18
Posts: 110
Join Date: Jan 2014
Location: Kavadarci
Default [Warning] Keep you GPS on if using kitkat rom with pa gapps

Well, I disabled GPS for a while and left my phone with 80 percent charge. After 3.5 hrs I checked the phone because i wanted to call my friend. Battery was drained to 35%. I was wondering what could have happened. My battery is brand new and original. Then i checked battery usage. I noticed that the process "Google Play Services" drained the battery. I think disabling GPS does something funny to the wakelock of the process and keeps using the CPU all the time.
DEVICES

Samsung Galaxy W GT-i8150 || DarkCM 4.4.4 || K^Kernel 390mb RAM. || @1.6GHz SmartassV2 + BFQ and a motherload of tweaks = ~20 FPS Playable heavy games (Real Racing 3)


Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini GT-i9195 || Stock ROM 4.2.2 || No custom kernels/tweaks
 
ilusi0n_
Old
#2  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 174
Posts: 223
Join Date: Jan 2013
It has been already fixed in the last build
 
dqsnunes
Old
#3  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 12
Join Date: Sep 2013
please check this link

user dec0der was finding the solution for bug,
Google Play Services 5.0.84 solve gps problem
Test it, and tell us if still happening
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes