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Something is killing my battery - please advice

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10th April 2014, 11:35 PM   |  #1  
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Hi guys,
since a few weeks it's the same sh*t with every Omni-Nightly and franco.Kernel.

Everything is working fine for 1-2 day.
But then the cpu usage increases (i don't see any reason) and won't go back to idle again.

I tried several cpu monitor apps but none is showing me which app is causing this issue.
Please help.

And please don't blame facebook.
My cpu behaves the same way even no facebook app is installed.

If you need further information please tell me.

Thanks a lot for your help!
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10th April 2014, 11:39 PM   |  #2  
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go to the main phone settings, location, now press google location reporting.. turn off location reporting and location history. your location will still work without these. no go back to the location option, and turn the mode to battery saving.
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Originally Posted by simms22

go to the main phone settings, location, now press google location reporting.. turn off location reporting and location history. your location will still work without these. no go back to the location option, and turn the mode to battery saving.

i've got this issue since 1 or 2 weeks.
i can say for sure that it's not any location services fault.
10th April 2014, 11:48 PM   |  #4  
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i've got this issue since 1 or 2 weeks.
i can say for sure that it's not any location services fault.

i see google play services showed up on your battery stats. normally, you wont even see it there, but you are at 71% and so far its taking 6%. its not the location services per se, they work fine with those options disabled. but it is a well known battery drainer.
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i see google play services showed up on your battery stats. normally, you wont even see it there, but you are at 71% and so far its taking 6%. its not the location services per se, they work fine with those options disabled. but it is a well known battery drainer.

you're right that those services are draining the battery, but in an acceptable way.
when i don't have the isse with the increased cpu usage i've 4-5 hours sot @ 12 hours overall uptime.
so i guess in general everything is working fine on my device.

but i don't know what and why is causing the high cpu usage
11th April 2014, 12:40 AM   |  #6  
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I'm no good at understanding BBS stats, but what is daemonsu?

There seems to be something keeping your phone awake and attributing its drain to "Android OS" which could be many things, including Widgets.

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11th April 2014, 01:44 AM   |  #7  
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I could help, but prefer gsam screenshots. Unfamiliar with BBS.

Also, for starters....and please trust me here...just turn location services completely off for one charge cycle and see what happens. Also, Google settings app....go into android device manager and uncheck both options.

See how your full charge goes like that. If its still bad...its an app doing the damage, or a very weak signal.

Try it, and it will narrow down the problem. 😉

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Option 1. go back to 100% stock Rom see if it behaves the same
option 2. hard reset your phone and check battery usage with no apps installed
option 3. put your phone on airplane mode and see if battery still drains the same way using wifi. Usually if I have bad reception my battery will drain like crazy. My personal experience using my Nexus 5 I can't tell how much my battery is going to last day by day sometimes I get over 12hrs other days I'm lucky if I get 8hrs.

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