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5th April 2014, 04:44 PM   |  #1  
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I have a problem where if my mobile Internet is switched on, the battery is slowly decreasing even while charging.
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I have a problem where if my mobile Internet is switched on, the battery is slowly decreasing even while charging.

Did you try switching it off and on again? And what charger are you using?

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Did you try switching it off and on again? And what charger are you using?

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Their own Sony charger.
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Their own Sony charger.

Have you switched it off? And if yes, post a screenshots of your running apps, maybe youve got to much of them

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Have you switched it off? And if yes, post a screenshots of your running apps, maybe youve got to much of them

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Yes I have. No difference.
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6th April 2014, 01:41 PM   |  #6  
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Yes I have. No difference.

Sorry, I just have to ask...Did you reboot by pressing power and volume up until it turned off?

Install gsam battery app. It'll show you what's using up your Bart and even how much charge you are getting
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Sorry, I just have to ask...Did you reboot by pressing power and volume up until it turned off?

Install gsam battery app. It'll show you what's using up your Bart and even how much charge you are getting

No. I turned it off the regular way. But I just tested with the method mentioned and nada.

Edit: Native battery charger is showing -483 mA. Only a third party one is showing a better charge of -102 mA.
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Sorry, I just have to ask...Did you reboot by pressing power and volume up until it turned off?

Install gsam battery app. It'll show you what's using up your Bart and even how much charge you are getting

I am seeing the Photo Analyzer running in the back. Could be the culprit? Are you running any faces (in the "my albums" section of Album app ) or something similar to that?
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I am seeing the Photo Analyzer running in the back. Could be the culprit? Are you running any faces (in the "my albums" section of Album app ) or something similar to that?

I've turned it off but nothing.

Is this a known problem with Xperia products as I'm seeing similar results with the SP but not Galaxy Music
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slowly decreasing while plugged in happens under heavy use while low power charging like 2.0 USB port or a low mah charger.
Try a more powerfull charger, turn fast charge on if you are on custom kernel and try not to use your phone to heavy.

-You should even get a notification message that your battery is draining faster then charging. Thats what happens to me while heavy usage on my AkkuCase
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