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Support Samsung Galaxy Note 4 high battery usage

Discussion in 'Android Help' started by Erfan82, Feb 21, 2016.

  1. Erfan82

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    Hi,

    After the latest Android upgrade on my Samsung Galaxy Note 4, I've noticed that the battery consumption has become really high.

    I haven't done anything different after the upgrade. The screen brightness of the phone is always set to medium, I switch off WiFi, 3G, GPS, Bluetooth interfaces when not required, also all the apps are now optimised. I've even uninstalled most of the apps that I don't use and still my battery level drops really fast. Example when I started typing this message the battery level was 42% and now it's 40% in just a matter of 3 mins.

    Anyone able to help?
     

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  2. girolez

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    Hi

    Check that NFC is turned off. Check that location is off (or that there is no high usage reported in settings) Sometimes updates enable these things.

    I would install GSam Battery Monitor (free from Playstore), let it run for at least a full day and have a look at what it reports is using up your power.
     

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