1. Download our Official Android App: Forums for Android!

Support You think your battery life is bad?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by pastafarian, Jun 12, 2010.

  1. pastafarian

    pastafarian Pâtes avec votre foie
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    623
    Posts:
    5,622
    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2009

    Nov 4, 2009
    5,622
    4,625
    623
    Sales
    The Sea of Tranquility
    My older kid played for the championship in his little league division today. One of his teamaes dads has a Droid and another just got an Evo (show off). We all started the day with fully charged batteries. The kids won the day and we each used our camera extensively (I took more than 100 shots). After the game we went out to Friendlys (yuck!) to celebrate. We each sent pictures to each other as well as posting them to flckr, Picassa, etc, made calls and plenty of texts. The phones were passed around the table to share pics with everyone else. It would be fair to say the phones each got similar heavy use. The Droid's battery was done before the food arrived, the Evo lasted till the ice cream before the backlight turned off. I left with my battery at 75%.. For the record, I'm running noobnl's 1.4.9e
     

    Advertisement

  2. StealthTH

    StealthTH Well-Known Member
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    58
    Posts:
    104
    Joined:
    Mar 11, 2010

    Mar 11, 2010
    104
    17
    58
    Well to be fair...the reason you got such good battery life is the custom rom. Stock DE03 I don't think you would have faired as well.
     
  3. Adrift

    Adrift Android Enthusiast
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    93
    Posts:
    716
    Joined:
    Nov 1, 2009

    Nov 1, 2009
    716
    104
    93
    College...
    Corpus Christi, TX
    Custom Rom or not, The device still lasted longer, arguing ROMs is symantics...

    Stock DE03 is what I am using and I am averaging nearly 24 hours with medium usage per charge. I think stock DE03 would do just fine.
     
  4. Eazail70x7

    Eazail70x7 Android Expert
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    163
    Posts:
    1,612
    Joined:
    Mar 13, 2010

    Mar 13, 2010
    1,612
    108
    163
    Baltimore, Maryland
    How are you guys getting such good battery life? I'm lucky to make it 11hrs on an 8hr working day with Moderate to heavy usage. With Extremely heavy use I get about 3-5hrs
     
  5. gabbott

    gabbott Android Enthusiast
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    113
    Posts:
    604
    Joined:
    Mar 22, 2010

    Mar 22, 2010
    604
    101
    113
    Shrug, I'm finding I'm getting better battery life on my EVO than I did on my moment.
     
  6. pastafarian

    pastafarian Pâtes avec votre foie
    Thread Starter
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    623
    Posts:
    5,622
    Joined:
    Nov 4, 2009

    Nov 4, 2009
    5,622
    4,625
    623
    Sales
    The Sea of Tranquility
    I'm not getting great battery life, they're just getting much worse.
     
  7. Adrift

    Adrift Android Enthusiast
    Rank:
    None
    Points:
    93
    Posts:
    716
    Joined:
    Nov 1, 2009

    Nov 1, 2009
    716
    104
    93
    College...
    Corpus Christi, TX
    If you read back through my posts, you'll see I have always had good-great battery life. Including once where my battery went 90 hours without charge, of course that was with very little usage. That was also way back in December, before any custom ROMs.
     

Samsung Moment

The Samsung Moment was one of the first Android Phones with a slideout keyboard.

Share This Page

Loading...