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  1. smallclone

    smallclone Well-Known Member

    I've read all the threads, I've deleted all the samsung apps but damend Jellybean has changed my battery life. I have lost 15% in 9 hours. (8 hours sleep) Before I'd use about 2%. This may still sound good but I want it as it was before!

    What can I do? I don't have apps running like GreenPower or Juice Defender as I was told they hinder and not help. This is my GSAM from when I woke up this morning:

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    THANKS

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  2. Toosploos

    Toosploos Well-Known Member

    15 percent with 9 hours of inactivity sounds about right. I only get 2 percent overnight when I put the phone in Airplane Mode. Weren't you running a tasker that did that automatically before and you accidentally changed the settings?
  3. smallclone

    smallclone Well-Known Member

    Sorry - it was in airplane mode. (Tasker profile)
  4. smallclone

    smallclone Well-Known Member

    My phone clicks into airplane mode for 7 hours when I'm in bed.

    Some nights it uses 2% overnight and some nigts it uses 10% overnight. Why?
  5. dan55

    dan55 Well-Known Member

    yes mine uses around 15% too overnight. maybe time to install
    juice defender again to keep that data activity in check
  6. smallclone

    smallclone Well-Known Member

    How can it be doing this if it is in airplane mode though?
  7. dan55

    dan55 Well-Known Member

    sorry.mine isn't in airplane mode. just standard connection.
    hence I might try JD again....but then i generally charge overnight
    so not too much of an issue for me
  8. nailzer

    nailzer Well-Known Member

    Have you tried pressing and holding the home key and using the task manager to close running programs before going to bed?
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  9. smallclone

    smallclone Well-Known Member

    I haven't. I'll try it. thanks
  10. Jeepmaster

    Jeepmaster Well-Known Member

    I lose about 3 to 4% over night. My WiFi goes off when sleep. I use tasker to turn off DATA at home and at night time, and kills Groupon at night. Phone stays on incase of emergency calls or text. No battery saving apps. Debloated, and removed stock video app(stays on constantly). Set my background process limit to 4 and always clear recent apps before bed.
  11. smallclone

    smallclone Well-Known Member

    What's group on?

    I do similar but I have airplane mode turned on via tagsker. I rarely use mobile data and have it turned off 95% of the time anwyay.
  12. Jeepmaster

    Jeepmaster Well-Known Member

    Sorry, that's my GROUPON app. It likes to run constantly in the background.
  13. smallclone

    smallclone Well-Known Member

    I think I found the culprit:

    Attached Files:

  14. boofer

    boofer Well-Known Member

    99% of the time, excessive battery drain is due to one of two things:

    1) a rogue app polling data in the background constantly
    2) a weak cellular signal

    people install dozens of apps all willy-nilly and don't use the back button to exit out of apps, and they remain open and kill the battery. i try to use mobile sites instead of apps whenever i can, and they're getting a lot better these days.

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