Welcome to the Smartphone Battery Discussion Forums

Discussion in 'Smartphone Battery Discussion' started by cereal killer, May 24, 2012.

  1. cereal killer
    Offline

    cereal killer DF Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 29, 2009
    Messages:
    11,102
    Likes Received:
    777
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    It's been a much needed forum and it's finally here! The much talked about smartphone battery is by far one of the most popular topics discussed across all smartphone platforms. Use this forum to discuss tips, tricks, and everything in between about the smartphone battery. Everything and anything battery goes into this forum. Here's to learning everything there is to know about the smartphone battery!!!!
  2. smalltowngirl13
    Offline

    smalltowngirl13 DF Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2010
    Messages:
    6,613
    Likes Received:
    367
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Location:
    Kansas
    Looks great and so many threads already!

    Definitely will be a valuable section for all of us!
  3. Droid-Xer
    Offline

    Droid-Xer DF Super Moderator Premium Member

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2010
    Messages:
    2,414
    Likes Received:
    55
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    El Paso, TX
    Battery pro tip: when it gets under 5% then plug it in.

    The first tip is free :p
  4. Natey2
    Offline

    Natey2 Active Member

    Joined:
    Oct 23, 2010
    Messages:
    1,339
    Likes Received:
    5
    Trophy Points:
    38
    I plug it in when it's at about 15%

    Sent from my unrooted DroidX using Tapatalk
  5. Xfactorx316
    Offline

    Xfactorx316 Member

    Joined:
    Jan 31, 2011
    Messages:
    435
    Likes Received:
    22
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Location:
    Kentucky
    I also use the 15% rule. I've seen so many of FoxKat's post that I'm too afraid to accidentally let my battery die!
  6. Droid-Xer
    Offline

    Droid-Xer DF Super Moderator Premium Member

    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2010
    Messages:
    2,414
    Likes Received:
    55
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Location:
    El Paso, TX
    Lol ya foxcat scares me too with his battery knowledge! I usually just charge it when it drops from 100% to 99% so as not to anger the battery gods!
  7. cereal killer
    Offline

    cereal killer DF Administrator Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 29, 2009
    Messages:
    11,102
    Likes Received:
    777
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Smart man, you DO NOT tick off the battery gods..
  8. 94lt1
    Offline

    94lt1 DF Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    11,789
    Likes Received:
    847
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    SE TX
    Hmmmm, I have an old clam shell phone I could sacrifice to appease the battery gods..:hail::hail::hail: this way no bad juju lmao
  9. Trash Can
    Offline

    Trash Can New Member

    Joined:
    Jun 25, 2010
    Messages:
    339
    Likes Received:
    25
    Trophy Points:
    0
    Location:
    Las Vegas, NV
    FoxKat is now known as BatteryMan.

    View attachment 50342
  10. Snoking
    Offline

    Snoking Member

    Joined:
    Apr 25, 2010
    Messages:
    714
    Likes Received:
    10
    Trophy Points:
    18
    Well I bought the VZW Rezound extended battery on the half price deal. It has been in the phone for a month or so. I decide the night before last to do a battery training excercise. So here it is with moderate use at 41 percent.
  11. Caesars
    Offline

    Caesars Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 16, 2012
    Messages:
    1,208
    Likes Received:
    37
    Trophy Points:
    48
    We should have a new forum rank "Professor"
  12. JSM9872
    Offline

    JSM9872 DF Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Dec 21, 2010
    Messages:
    12,936
    Likes Received:
    287
    Trophy Points:
    83
    Location:
    Somewhere In Pennsylvania...
    Awesome!! Enjoy and use the new section well guys and girls :)

    I probably have the worst practices for battery: plug in when going to bed, unplug when wake up...
  13. 94lt1
    Offline

    94lt1 DF Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    11,789
    Likes Received:
    847
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    SE TX
    Why thank you Caesars, stop you're making me blush.... oh... you meant FoxKat :) lol. Just kidding.

    I agree, he should be called the professor!

    DROID RAZR MAXXIMIZED!!!!
  14. 94lt1
    Offline

    94lt1 DF Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    11,789
    Likes Received:
    847
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    SE TX
    Thank you for the new forum :) we greatly appreciate it!!

    DROID RAZR MAXXIMIZED!!!!

    By you, I mean, all of you guys that keep this site rolling... :)
    Last edited: May 24, 2012
  15. FoxKat
    Offline

    FoxKat DF Super Moderator Staff Member Premium Member

    Joined:
    Apr 2, 2010
    Messages:
    9,220
    Likes Received:
    1,099
    Trophy Points:
    113
    Location:
    Pennsylvania
    Sup bud? :biggrin:
Search tags for this page
battery man
,

foxcat battery

,

how to take care of your android battery

,
taking care of a new smartphone battery reddit