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Old May 18th, 2013, 09:45 PM   #109 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by EarlyMon View Post
And for some, turning off LTE in a good 3G area when you don't need high data bandwidth can be a power saver.
I actually had that in mind with this phone... to kill LTE when I did not need it.
I have done some testing with that but the results are subjective because I just did not do it properly... I only have one phone so I can't turn LTE off and let it sit there for a day... you get it...

When I did turn LTE off for most of a day I gained like 30 extra minutes.
That's not really much.... but again my usage patterns for that day surely affected that.

I had a Thunderbolt... if you remember that phone it was a battery killer.
4-5 hours tops on that thing... it was really bad.
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