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how can Verizon or Motorola claim 15.8 days standby or 21hrs talk time

Discussion in 'Smartphone Battery Discussion' started by ford7379trucks, Jun 13, 2012.

  1. ford7379trucks
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    I have everything turned off except missing call reminder, battery indicator, dataoffload, and yahoo mail. I have never had more then 30 something hrs of standby. My phone has everythig becides these apps on auto end. im at 79% after only 15hrs on standby. :mad:
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    They probably have data turned off and no email syncing, also I would not have anything set to auto end you are just wasting battery there.
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    Its called fine print lol. The device used to make that reference didn't have data or any of the bloat junk weighing it down.

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    I don't believe it either. This is like the car manufactures claim for gas mileage.
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    Exactly they always use the highest number under the best possible case scenario that will more than likely never be duplicated out in a real world environment.
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    how would auto end be wasting battery. I thought it was to save the battery by turning stuff off that does not need to be on?
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    ya but this is like claiming my 4x4 pickup gets 100mpg
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    It depends on what you auto end. So many apps automatically start right back up immediately after they're turned off so the auto end keeps turning it off again just to have it restart again and this never ending process drains your battery.

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    You mean it doesn't??? Hmmm. :D

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    What she said :)
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    i turned everthing back on. well see what happends
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    Is there some sort of list that will tell us what kind of apps just re open right away?
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    Ahhh, HELP! :-O

    Apps that are set to sync, many widgets, many depend on how you have them set up.

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    Set everything to auto kill. It only kills after the screen goes off for two mins.

    Use smart actions battery extender. When the screen times out it will kill background data, therefore your phone won't be looking for updates all the time. However right after you wake it, it will pull down pic messages and emails if any are out there.

    Also, when active, delete the motion rule in battery extender, I also deleted the kill GPS rule.

    Turn down your screen brightness.

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    Also I'm moving this to the battery section :).

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    i forgot about the battery section
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    well I just charged to 100% noticed I had lte on. I have smart actions set as battery extender triggers Display off, not charging Actions background sync. nothing in the auto end list
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    Its not? ...might wanna check your O2 sensors... :)
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    well now im at 13hrs and at 93% havent used to phone all day. so i think the lte used some juice.
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    To be honest, I have NEVER seen a phone (smart or otherwise) actually live up to the manufacturer's battery life claims. For some reason, I doubt ANY phone could maintain a phone call for 21 hours straight without running out of battery.