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Disappointing battery life. So far

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By ultravorx, Senior Member on 18th February 2012, 05:36 PM
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22nd February 2012, 08:13 PM |#61  
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Excellent battery life for me 100% stock. 21 hours unplugged with 5h4m "screen on" time- screenshots are now saved as.PNG files for me now and xda says that its an invalid file extension for uploading.

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22nd February 2012, 08:22 PM |#62  
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Excellent battery life for me 100% stock. 21 hours unplugged with 5h4m "screen on" time- screenshots are now saved as.PNG files for me now and xda says that its an invalid file extension for uploading.

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Over LTE? I don't doubt excellent hspa+ battery life, but until a custom rom is available us LTE guys are kinda stuck...

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22nd February 2012, 08:24 PM |#63  
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Does this seem right? I'm sure its just new phone syndrome but my battery has been barely lasting 8 hours.


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22nd February 2012, 08:29 PM |#64  
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Looks like your screen has been on for over 2 hours? Is that true?
22nd February 2012, 08:35 PM |#65  
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Looks like your screen has been on for over 2 hours? Is that true?

Yes 2 hours and 5 minutes.

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22nd February 2012, 08:40 PM |#66  
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that's a lot of screen-on time- also, i don't know if you sit at home all day on the computer but looks like heavy wifi usage too.... prob not a good idea to run that and 4g all day
22nd February 2012, 09:01 PM |#67  
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that's a lot of screen-on time- also, i don't know if you sit at home all day on the computer but looks like heavy wifi usage too.... prob not a good idea to run that and 4g all day

This.

I noticed significant drain sitting with WiFi enabled (but not connected) and on an LTE network.
22nd February 2012, 09:06 PM |#68  
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I got the phone on the 15th,(from canada) and since then I had the phone heavily used, 12 hrs of netflix, 19hrs of Pandora and 23 hours talk time, today is the 22nd and I still have 54% battery!

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22nd February 2012, 09:27 PM |#69  
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If you haven't already, download BetterBatteryStats from the market and keep an eye on "Partial Wakelocks" to see of anything is keeping your phone from deep sleep. My first charge was horrible. Went into battery stats and saw that my awake time was constant. BetterBatteryStats let me see and close these programs. Battery improved 50%.

Yes my battery life is with LTE in Atlanta.

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22nd February 2012, 10:55 PM |#70  
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There are a few issues with the phone but battery life definitely is not one of them. I'm at 55% after being unplugged for 31 hours. GPS and 4G have been on as well.
22nd February 2012, 11:15 PM |#71  
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Originally Posted by Err0xx

If you haven't already, download BetterBatteryStats from the market and keep an eye on "Partial Wakelocks" to see of anything is keeping your phone from deep sleep. My first charge was horrible. Went into battery stats and saw that my awake time was constant. BetterBatteryStats let me see and close these programs. Battery improved 50%.

Yes my battery life is with LTE in Atlanta.

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No partial wakelocks. I wonder what could be causing such a big discrepancy between your battery life and mine...

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There are a few issues with the phone but battery life definitely is not one of them. I'm at 55% after being unplugged for 31 hours. GPS and 4G have been on as well.


wow if that's 31 hours on LTE, I'm taking my phone back!

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