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Battery drain problems... funky wakelocks... Please help!

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14th March 2014, 04:43 AM   |  #1  
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I'm having a funky wakelock issue. Over the last couple of days I've had a PhoneApp partial wakelock that's been running almost continuously while the phones been off the charger. Today a new one related to the phone popped up. I've attached screen shots and dump files from better battery stats so hopefully someone can help me figure out what's going on.








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14th March 2014, 04:56 AM   |  #2  
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I also have the log cat file if needed.
14th March 2014, 01:08 PM   |  #3  
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Do you have any MOD that enables the Torch/Flashlight to work from the lockscreen by long pressing volume up or down? I used to have that on and it killed battery from my experience
14th March 2014, 04:02 PM   |  #4  
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I do have that mod enabled although I have had it enabled for months and have not had any issues with it draining battery.
14th March 2014, 04:26 PM   |  #5  
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Quote:
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I do have that mod enabled although I have had it enabled for months and have not had any issues with it draining battery.

Yeah I would disable it for process of elimination to see if that's the cause.
Or another route is do you remember if you restarted your phone since you unplugged it off of the charger? Try to restart your phone everytime you take it off of a charger with the MOD enabled to see if that corrects it
16th March 2014, 05:21 PM   |  #6  
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I don't know why this fixed it but it did. I wonder what the developer changed in the coding to cause this to be an issue now

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17th March 2014, 02:07 AM   |  #7  
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I read that not only the long press for torch but also the long press for music controls did the same thing. Thought it would be a great idea until I read about the power drain

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17th March 2014, 11:01 AM   |  #8  
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With the note 3's massive battery I was still finishing an 18 hour day with 40-50 percent remaining but anything that hits battery life, in particular anything that keeps the phone from deep sleeping, has got to go.

For me it's not so much about day to day battery life as it is about long term battery health

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