Battery on GS4 w/lolipop

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  1. Bluesman2008

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    Is it my imagination or is the battery life a little worse with lolipop on the GS4?
     
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    Can you send a screenshot of the battery stats from inside settings for me?
     
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    Yes. Give me a minute.
     
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    Here's the only screen available under "Battery"

    [​IMG]
     
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    Ok. So how long does the device last? You can get 5 hours if the screen is on the entire time max. 2 days off standby. Look again after you discharge the battery more..it will show more then
     
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    Ok. It seems to last just a little less than with 4.4.4. But maybe it's my imagination. Everything seems to move faster with 5.0 Other than that, I don't see much difference with the new OS. I do like the "recent apps" feature.
     
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    Hmmm what happened to that last graphic I posted. Here it is.
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    It's now 5:28 and I have 56% battery left.
     
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    10:21 p.m. down to 40%.
     
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    It seems like you're doing good! Battery can last from 5 hours, up to 2 days depending on usage.
     
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    First FULL charge after FDR:

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    Current stats as of today:

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    I am seeing the same thing. Battery life is much shorter, by noon it is like 30%. Any fixes in mind?
     
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