Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,778,438 Members 43,477 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] URGENT : Andorid 4.3, GPlay Services causing huge battery drain on Android 4.3

Tip us?
 
NikRT
Old
#1  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 2
Join Date: Jun 2014
Battery Low [Q] URGENT : Andorid 4.3, GPlay Services causing huge battery drain on Android 4.3

My Xperia ZR which is currently running Android 4.3 and Google Play Services 4.4.52 seems to be facing the same problem as the 4.4 users on Xperia Z - Huge battery drain (up to 91%)
This has been happening everyday for over a week now and shows no sign of stopping.

Click image for larger version

Name:	Screenshot_2014-06-25-22-46-14.jpg
Views:	82
Size:	66.9 KB
ID:	2817200

I have heard of this problem occurring on Xperia Z devices that recently received the Kitkat update but not a word anywhere of the existence of this problem on an Xperia device running Android 4.3.

I would like to know if anyone out there is facing a similar issue while still running 4.3 on their device. And if anyone is, then have you found any solution to the problem?

Would appreciate a reply ASAP as my phone has been rendered practically useless right now with my battery going from 100% to 10% in about 6/8 hours without 3G/WiFi/GPS or anything else apart from the basic network being on.
 
Jack_R1
Old
#2  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 948
Posts: 4,304
Join Date: Aug 2009
Try the same solution as for KitKat.
Wiki on this forum exists for a reason. PLEASE READ THE WIKI BEFORE ASKING QUESTIONS.
Glacier (MyTouch 4G / Panache) Wiki
Nexus One Wiki
Nexus One FAQ.


[Lockscreen MOD] Trackball/trackpad wake-sleep toggle for Sense ROMs - [Nexus One], [MyTouch 4G]
[MOD]NoClock for Sense ROMs
[MOD] Change WiFi hostname

[MOD]Gallery3D with high-res patch, for stock and HTC cameras
 
wihushae
Old
#3  
Member
Thanks Meter 5
Posts: 56
Join Date: Nov 2013
Play Services 5.0 are released! Try to find them in a tech blog and install them.

Hth!
The Following User Says Thank You to wihushae For This Useful Post: [ Click to Expand ]
 
halfbloodmutant
Old
#4  
halfbloodmutant's Avatar
Member
Thanks Meter 18
Posts: 59
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Duliajan Assam India
It happened to me too just stop the location service completely and reboot. After this my battery drain stoped.

Sent from my C5502 using XDA Premium 4 mobile app
 
maq1990
Old
#5  
Junior Member
Thanks Meter 1
Posts: 4
Join Date: Mar 2012
Default Same problem on 4.4.2 Kitkat update

the same issue I'm facing ever since I updated my phone to 4.4.2 KitKtat for Sony Xperia ZR...
 
NikRT
Old
#6  
Junior Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 2
Join Date: Jun 2014
Battery Full Resolved

Yup, the issue got resolved after Google released Google Play Services 5.0! Phone's functioning normally now and battery life is sweet! Thanks a lot, everyone!
 
Lemmi1
Old
#7  
Member
Thanks Meter 11
Posts: 75
Join Date: Aug 2013
Google Service 5 helps really?

I installed it manually and I recognize that battery drain is the same as before?

Helps version 5 really?
 
Mario.D
Old
#8  
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 51
Posts: 120
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Gothenburg
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lemmi1 View Post
Google Service 5 helps really?

I installed it manually and I recognize that battery drain is the same as before?

Helps version 5 really?
No not for me.
If i clear cache/tmp files before updating it will be ok untill i reboot.

Skickat från min C5503 via Tapatalk

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes