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S5 Battery Consumption

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14th May 2014, 06:14 PM   |  #11  
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Could be s5 battery is smaller than your old phone or u have more stuff syncing

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16th May 2014, 09:05 PM   |  #12  
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Could be s5 battery is smaller than your old phone or u have more stuff syncing

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Could also be because the S5 just uses more power than the G Pro when on standby. I highly doubt it used less than 1% power in 8 hours though...
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Just found out something, not sure if it helps, but I did notice a significant increase when you turn off location services for Google apps... namely the ability for Google maps to access your surrounding area and probe it for updated information. I saw an immediate increase after 19 hours I was at 62% having used the phone for regular use... so I think this might be the main culprit, although I'm not sure what LG is doing. I suspect that there is some sort of background killer in there working behind the scenes though.
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