Battery % in 20's

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  1. ss13

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    Not sure if this has been posted or not, but I seem to get battery % updates in increments of 20, rather than 10, in the top bar. (100, 80, 60, 40).
     
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    The droid system only updates the battery at

    100 80 60 40 20 10 0
     
  3. cereal killer

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    Dark Edge supports the 10% increments on the battery.

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  4. ChevyNo1

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    On Froyo? Would be interested to see how that was accomplished with no source ... I had 10% in Eclair/2.1, but AFIK impossible in Froyo ...
     
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    No, just on 2.1 :p
     
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    The Battery Indicator app that I use seems to have no problem with 10% increments on Froyo. It also goes to 5% increments when under 20%.
     
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    Dang sorry.....I didn't notice this was in your section. I was on my Droid and thought this was the general discussion area...

    Apologies
     
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    The battery guage widget updates in 10% increments running every version of froyo I've tried

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  9. Aixelsyd

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    As Chevyno1 mentioned there is no source yet for Froyo so you can not get 10% increments in the notification bar.

    As for battery apps or widget they read things differently which is why they can get the 10% increments. So until source is out I highly doubt you'll see the icon for battery use display in 10% increments.
     
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    But there are png files in framework-res.apk for 5%, 15%, 30%, 50%, 70% and 90%. The only reason I know that is I was going to change my status bar battery icon and saw them. Of course, I can't remember now, (story of my life lately), but maybe I had already applied the Blue Energy theme and they came from there.
     
  11. ChevyNo1

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    In the bone-stock framework I have, they are not there - keep in mind anyone can PLACE them in there - but if the code doesn't reference them, it's just wasted space.
     
  12. mkraffert

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    It was probably the Blue Energy theme that added them then. I know he has a version of that theme for Cyanogen and probably just left them in there for the BB version, which works well on SS 4.1.
     
  13. Shebang

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    I believe JRummy's Kangerade V1.1 (FRF57 Base) includes this ability. Maybe you should contact him and see how he did it.
     
  14. mkw87

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    Kamgerade has 10% increments. Also, juice plotter calcs 10% on your latest Chevy, so the limitation is prob in the batt monitor widget not an os limitation.

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    Battery Status pro can do this, anyway to build off that?