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Old April 6th, 2014, 10:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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So my friend got an s4 and her battery life is great and mine i bought it last night ran it dead charged it wih it off for 11 hours wokeup unplugged it drove 5 min to work n it drained a percent maybe im being picky here but my friend said she unplugged hrs at 9 am and after 5 hours she only lost 9 percent maybe im doing something wrong she said she had the brightness at 50 percent n battery saving mode on ugh im so mad i can never get good battery life

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Old April 6th, 2014, 11:09 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Give it some time. Battery drain is not linear, and a new phone will use more juice in the beginning as various apps and services sync and settle down. FWIW, I leave mine unplugged overnight with two IMAP email accounts syncing, and lose 4-to-5% in 8.5hrs.
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It would appear from your post here...

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That you only charged your phone for the very first time yesterday and you you are comparing it to a phone that has been through a few re-charging cycles! Give it a week and see how it shapes up.
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