View Single Post
Old February 25th, 2013, 06:22 AM   #65 (permalink)
ROM Developer
SUroot's Avatar
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Riddlesden, West Yorkshire, UK
Posts: 23,926
Device(s): SGS3 (Current) HTC Desire (Retired)
Carrier: 3 UK

Thanks: 1,923
Thanked 5,320 Times in 3,994 Posts

Yeah it works but if you keep doing it, you'll screw your battery.

A better way would be to let it drain to as low as it can. What happens is your battery has a chip that remembers the max and minimum capacity of the battery but over time, if you constantly recharge your battery at 20%, it will start to view 20% as the lower limit (and show it as 0%) so to let it discharge down until it turns off is good as it lets teh chip "see" the entire capacity. Making it aware of it again.
SUroot is offline  
Reply With Quote