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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by nbm400, Oct 20, 2010.

  1. nbm400

    nbm400 Well-Known Member
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    I have started to notice some strange behavior of my Evo 3 times over the last 4 days. Everything will be running fine until I hit a point where my CPU appears to spike to around 40% and plateau there, but ONLY while the screen is off. As soon as I turn the screen back on CPU usage drops back to < 5%. Rebooting seems to fix the issue, but now that it has happened 3 times since sunday I'm started to get concerned.

    I've tracked down plenty of rogue apps in android using systemPanel and spare parts, but I am having no luck with this one...

    I'm currently not rebooting so I can troubleshoot the issue...

    any suggestions?
     

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  2. Mr. Ed

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    First thought...are you using set pci and if yes what is the screen off setting?
    Are you rooted?
     
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  3. nbm400

    nbm400 Well-Known Member
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    set pci? or do you mean setCpu? either way the answer is no.

    Rooted? Yes. VaelPak ROM, has been running well for about 3 weeks with no issues.
     
  4. Mr. Ed

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    Yes setpcu....gotta love autocorrect eh? When you go to menu.settings.about phone.battery. what has been using battery then click on android system...what are the top three listings (under the cpu values?
     
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