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I dont know why you guys do factory reset. that has nothing to do with battery. if you want to do a reset, you gotta do battery reset ( there is app in the market that does that, or even rom toolbox has that feature)
I also got rid of maps, hate the fact it keeps running even when I do not use it. Installed waze from the market, love it! not sure what att software update is useful for, it keeps running in the background...
Actually, resetting battery stats with that app does nothing. Do a search. The stats are reset at full charge every time.

And actually if you have a bad app or something from tibu that your phone does not like, a factory reset will solve it.

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Averaging 5 hours SCREEN TIME now with Juice Defender.

Didn't really want to use JD, since I've always used it on my previous phones but meh..

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I am going on 21 hours off charger with 47% left.
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I am going on 21 hours off charger with 47% left.
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Anyone else experiencing horrible battery life?
at 30% after 5.5.hours and no use. Sync off display at 20%. I understand I'm not in a gear signal area at work, but this is bad

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If use wifi all day and I last through a full 10 hour work day and most of the night at home

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15 hrs 45 m yesterday with 5% left
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remove factorytest.apk it eats lots of battery+is useless. since when I uninstalled it battery life has been awesome!
i am using astro and try to delete factory_test.apk. I got a "not sufficient permissions" error. What should I do to get it removed? Do i need root?
 
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i am using astro and try to delete factory_test.apk. I got a "not sufficient permissions" error. What should I do to get it removed? Do i need root?
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This might amaze some if you. Over a day with going on now 3.5 hrs if screen time.






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This might amaze some if you. Over a day with going on now 3.5 hrs if screen time.

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Not bad, your battery life is definitely improving. Is your improvement due solely to juice defender? I'd be interested in trying it just to see what happens.

I've uploaded the screen grab of my 1d6hr charge with 4hr20min screen time. The charge actually jumps up a little which I assume is part of the battery still calibrating since it was never plugged in.
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