Awful battery life on rubix

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    I drop from 90% to 15% by just watching YouTube on ulv 1 ghz to 350 mhz in about 3 hours . And on standby in school ill drop from full to 60 % on ulv. 800 to 350 mHz. From 7am to 2 pm. This seems sort of ridiculous. Any help?

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    So really, you have been tinkering around with the voltages and clock speeds and basing your opinion off of your tinkering around and trying to apply it to Rubix 1.0 as a whole???

    Seriously, save it pal. Rubix 1.0 has great battery life. I along with many other users can attest to that. Try putting all your OC and voltage setting back to stock and see what happens. :icon_ banana:
     
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    Im not trying to bash rubix. I think its the best Rom but I'm having issues with it. I'll try going back to. Stock

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    Also, I thought ulv couldent hurt battery life

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    Something has to be running in the background. I think you have at least 1 offending application or widget killing your battery.
     
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    Agreed but battery manager wont work so I can't even take a look at it

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    im on RubiX 1.0 ROM and have the LV 1ghz running and my battery life is amazing. juicedefender says x2.58. i unplug around 0615 and idles till lunch, moderate use for an hour then idle till about 1630 and im usually at 70-60% i also have the extended battery (recommend getting one!!)
     
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    The user is new and has two negative threads about Rubix so I would say it is safe to say they are another competing dev in disguise.

    I bet money it is that Matt4942 or whatever his name is. The one who got booted from Team Defuse and is royally upset.

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    I can assure you im not Matt 4942. I have two threads about problems I'm having with rubix. So are you saying that I can't post issues?

    And if I didn't like rubix I wouldent post threads about issues . I would just use ape x or fission or tranquility (joke Rom) .

    Now for my thread about the camera problem is probley just a bug that I'm only experiencing, I just wanted to make sure it wasent a wide spread problem with a fix or something.. anyway please don't say I'm a angry dev because I post 2 issues, we all know rubix is the best aosp dx Rom.

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    Yeah you may having something else up, I run Rubix 1.0 @ medium voltage 1.45ghz and get over 15+ hours on a charge.

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    Damn, I can't get stable at all on 1. 45 ghz

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    Does anyone think a reflash would be a good choice

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    When Im slow at work and doing nothing but playing on my X i can go into early afternoon before plugging in (with mostly constant use)!!dancedroid
     
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    Try the app Watchdog, it will let you know if you have a runaway/battery eating app.

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    I had the same issue with Rubix... horrible battery life for me. I couldn't go longer than 11 hours with medium usage. I uninstalled all of my third party apps, no overclocking or task managers, and the problem persisted. It also took over 5 hours to fully charge while stock took only 2.5 to 3 hours. I am back to stock (minus some bloat) and am currently at 30 hours and still at 20%. Battery life is fantastic.

    Rubix was the fastest and most stable of any ROM I had tried but the battery issue just killed it for me. I wish I knew what was going on because I would love to switch back.