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Old May 31st, 2012, 11:41 AM   #29 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Deke60 View Post
When I pulled the battery it was reading at 38%. Now, 30+ minutes later. It's reading at 42%!
The battery % is the OS's best guess as to how much juice remains. It is based upon use and voodoo (probably just an algorithm but we'll call it voodoo) and it can be wrong. And a 4% jump isn't that much at all really.
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