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General Is there an app for finding which apps drain the battery the most?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by cth95mustang, May 26, 2010.

  1. cth95mustang

    cth95mustang Well-Known Member
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    My battery seems to be draining about 1/3-1/2 faster than it normally does over the past week or so. I'm trying to figure out if it has something to do with any apps I've installed recently. Is there a way I can figure out which apps are doing the most damage to the battery?
     

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  2. rick311

    rick311 Well-Known Member
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    you can go to menu>setting>about phone> battery>battery use and see in there.

    or install spare parts and see which apps are causing the drain while your phone is idle.
     
  3. dis3as3d

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    In my experience the built in Batter Use tool is not very accurate. I played Trap! for at least an hour today, and it does not list the app at all.
     
  4. willdogs

    willdogs Well-Known Member
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    I had the same problem not too long ago and found the battery draining culprit by checking the running services. I found that one of the services had been running for 30 hours straight. I uninstalled the app and all is back to normal.

    menu>setting>applications>services
     
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