April 15th, 2014, 09:32 PM
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Location: Rochester, NY
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Originally Posted by Rxpert83
If you're interested in root we can certainly help you out there. Just don't expect a magic bullet with battery life. While its true custom kernels offer significant improvements over stock, there are larger forces that can have a negative effect on battery life (screen brightness, cell signal, what radios are powered on, ect)
One thing that definitely murders the battery is maintaining an active Google Glass connection. Easily cuts the battery life in half or worse.
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