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  1. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use).

    Makes sense, I'll test that at some point.

    May 17, 2021
  2. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use).

    Thanks for the link, will watch later. Not surprising considering it is Google, do no evil, but track everyone. The power use seems to...

    May 17, 2021
  3. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use).

    Latest patch installed yesterday. 29% battery use in 19 hours post-installation. About two of those hours in my pocket, the other...

    May 17, 2021
  4. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread AUC8 BIG update for U.S. Snapdragon S21 series, camera & April security patch.

    Hoping for better battery performance. The March update did nothing. The S21 is pretty awful with 3-4% drain per hour doing nothing...

    Apr 14, 2021
  5. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use).

    iPhone is not as good as I thought it was. I have little to no drrain sitting on the counter overnight. But carrying it around for 24...

    Mar 9, 2021
  6. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use).

    I enabled the pro features in NetGuard so I have logs. There's a lot of activity right now since I am testing features in FairEmail...

    Mar 9, 2021
  7. ThisCannotBeChanged attached a file to the thread S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use).

    I got a nice reply from the creator of NetGuard. He said: I don't have another VPN installed, but it could be that I set something...

    noroot.jpg Mar 9, 2021
  8. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use).

    Thanks for the advice and I agree that I could easily create more power drain by turning certain things off (apps or services) thereby...

    Mar 8, 2021
  9. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use).

    Thanks I just read through F-droid.org thoroughly and now I understand what it does: a FOSS alternative to google play which needs...

    Mar 8, 2021
  10. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use).

    You have a newer OS in an old device, with what I will assume is an old battery. I need to clarify. This thread is not about my Galaxy...

    Mar 7, 2021
  11. ThisCannotBeChanged posted a new thread.

    S21 5G March patch disappointment (Battery use)

    Let me first state very clearly that the only reason to install any patch is to save battery. A big mistake in my life was installing...

    Forum: Android Devices

    Mar 7, 2021
  12. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread S21 sensors (e.g. barometer) draining battery.

    The biggest battery drain recently has been incessant mobile network selection activity. Obviously selecting a mobile network every 10...

    Mar 6, 2021
  13. ThisCannotBeChanged attached a file to the thread AUB6 USA carrier unlocked update, March security patch.

    Thanks, downloading it now...[ATTACH] Done and installed. The serial connection shows a little less spurious activity, but unplugging...

    swupdate.jpg Mar 6, 2021
  14. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread AUBB update for Global S21 series, March security patch.

    Thanks for the info. I am hoping for a little more consistent batttery performance. Sometimes it uses a lot while I am doing nothng...

    Mar 4, 2021
  15. ThisCannotBeChanged replied to the thread AUBB update for Global S21 series, March security patch.

    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1-w3Jy6KUN4MflfIPfpkJwR_S95BP_9yY/view

    Mar 4, 2021