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Tab 8.4 battery life

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12th June 2014, 01:57 AM   |  #1  
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Trying to work out if my tab battery is working as it should, i just run a sd video on full brightness for 10 mins and it took 4%. At that rate i will only get about 4 hours on a full charge. That seems really low, can someone else try this and let me know how much battery you use. Thanks
13th June 2014, 12:56 PM   |  #2  
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Check your battery usage and see where your trons are going. I watch full length movies on less than 10%

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19th June 2014, 02:25 AM   |  #3  
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Check your battery usage and see where your trons are going. I watch full length movies on less than 10%

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How long are those movies, about 1.5 - 2 hours? I just tested an hour long video and my battery went down 10%. Wireless was tuned off, and screen brightness was in the 30-40% range.

When I look at my battery usage, the android system, android os, and media server take up the most power (about 50% altogether). But I wouldn't know where to start to improving battery life.

With wifi turned on and doing casual web browsing and watching YT, I still get about a 10~15% decrease in one hour.
19th June 2014, 07:02 AM   |  #4  
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-> full brightness?

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