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Is this considered good battery life?

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23rd February 2013, 10:30 PM   |  #1  
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I'm a heavy user and I got this today with Darthstalker + Lean Kernel. Dying now at 4:30. Is this the best I can get with a stock battery? Using half brightness btw, streamed a soccer game, constantly texting, tweeting, Facebook, xda, listening to music, Internet browsing, etc. Thanks for any feedback I can get

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23rd February 2013, 10:58 PM   |  #2  
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Re: Is this considered good battery life?
About 4 hours is what I get too. I stream video with the screen on all day long. I also have 6 batteries and 2 external battery charger for that phone.

On my Note 2 with the same usage I get about 5+ hours.


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24th February 2013, 12:52 AM   |  #3  
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Re: Is this considered good battery life?
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About 4 hours is what I get too. I stream video with the screen on all day long. I also have 6 batteries and 2 external battery charger for that phone.

On my Note 2 with the same usage I get about 5+ hours.


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Yeah I really want a note 2, no one is willing to trade even with a good amount of cash.

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24th February 2013, 04:16 PM   |  #4  
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Re: Is this considered good battery life?
Have you cycled the battery yet. Did 3 fill charges and drain to about 20%? I had the same problem and nlw my drain is good. Different rom and kernel though

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24th February 2013, 04:26 PM   |  #5  
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Re: Is this considered good battery life?
I get the same with lean and version X I think it'd best unless me and you are the unlucky ones with bad batteries lok

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24th February 2013, 05:21 PM   |  #6  
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Re: Is this considered good battery life?
The battery life is actually pretty good already. I use all my phone pretty much the same way (streaming videos). My previous phones never even made it to the 4 hour mark.

Htc evo 4g = 2.5 hrs
Motorola photon = 3.4 hrs
Galaxy S2 = 3.2 hrs
iPhone 4s = 3.? hrs
Htc evo Lte = 3.5 hrs

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is that all on wifi or 4g? if wifi i think it can be a bit better. i can consistently get 4 hours of screen time, streaming and what not.
24th February 2013, 06:24 PM   |  #8  
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Re: Is this considered good battery life?
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is that all on wifi or 4g? if wifi i think it can be a bit better. i can consistently get 4 hours of screen time, streaming and what not.

Mixed, mostly wifi though. I'm thinking an extended battery anyone have any recommendations?

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24th February 2013, 06:47 PM   |  #9  
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Mixed, mostly wifi though. I'm thinking an extended battery anyone have any recommendations?

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i'd say it's "ok" battery life in that case.
24th February 2013, 07:17 PM   |  #10  
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i'd say it's "ok" battery life in that case.

How would I go about improving it?

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