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Phandroid eating my battery?

Discussion in 'Android Apps & Games' started by dyezak, Mar 31, 2011.

  1. dyezak

    dyezak Well-Known Member
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    Just thought I'd throw this out there...attached is a screenshot of my battery usage by the Phandroid app. Notice that almost all usage was background sync'ing, and it used 9% of my battery during my lunch hour! Google Maps was another nasty one (11% usage)...and of course the screen was the big power muncher...but:

    Shame on you Phandroid for having your default app settings like this:

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  3. SUroot

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    I find going into news and turning off "tracing news" and into forums and disabling "pm notifications" helps.

    Although the services still run annoyingly
     
  4. dyezak

    dyezak Well-Known Member
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    That's my point...they shouldn't be enabled by default. Tracing News, Auto Sync and PM Notification were all turned off and battery usage is now down tremendously.
     
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    Will raise this issue to Rob.
     
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