Wow UD 3.1....18 hrs on a single charge?

Discussion in 'UltimateDroid' started by coldhardtruth, Mar 14, 2011.

  1. chalie1980

    chalie1980 Member

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    WHERE DO I GET THIS ROM FOR THE diNC.?

    THE ONE I DOWNLOADED DIDNT WORK, IT ABORTED....IS THERE FLASH IN THIS ROM, AS I LOVE MY HULU....AND I THINK I GIVE UP ON THE WHOLE WIIMOTE ON THE INCREDIBLE....TRIED EVERYTHING...BUT HULU IS A MUST
     
  2. coldhardtruth

    coldhardtruth Member

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    Nope. Phone was never on charger. Batt life is just that good.

    Here's today's. Over 13 hours with 70% remaining. Still not a smooth line.

    [​IMG]

    Sent from my Ultimate 2.3.3 GB Droid Incredible
     
  3. coldhardtruth

    coldhardtruth Member

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    I got it here:

    http://www.udrom.com/forum/index.php?/files/file/204-incredible-ud-311/

    Flash works flawlesly for me.

    Sent from my Ultimate 2.3.3 GB Droid Incredible
     
  4. coldhardtruth

    coldhardtruth Member

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    Don't use profiles. Don't really see the point....to each his own tho

    Sent from my Ultimate 2.3.3 GB Droid Incredible
     
  5. b-jammin21

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    I'm with you. I also don't use profiles, just min and max settings are fine and I also don't really see why profiles are that necessary...

    Play a jam!
     
  6. michael_campbell

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    They're not *necessary*, nor did anyone say they were. But, strawman aside...

    I run my phone in a dock on the windshield a lot so it gets hot. Having the temperature profile is useful there.

    The screen on my phone is off more often than it is on. There is no need to let the CPU max when it's off. The screen-off profile is useful there.

    Occasionally I have the phone off-charger for a long time. Having the "battery < 50%" profile to keep the CPU down to low-but-usable speeds is useful there.

    I have the phone in the desk-dock charging a lot at work where there's constant air-conditioning on it, and I don't care about battery use; I want speed. Having the charging profile is useful there to keep the CPU maxxed and interactive governor.
     
  7. Rodeojones

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    I totally agree with the above statement about the screen-off profile. Why have the CPU run at max when it isn't needed? I also have profiles set for charging and when the battery reaches certain levels. Each of these things helps with battery life. When my phone finally died yesterday I was at 34 hours (using the stock kernel and the same battery that came with my phone when I bought it in January 2010). To each his own I guess.
     
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    I agree with you, however what I noticed is that when your phone display is off and nothing CPU intensive is running in the background, with the min/max set your phone is going to hover around the very lowest speed anyways. I did notice that if I set the screen off profile to 125-250, there is a huge lag when I get a call before it shows up on my screen.
     
  9. coldhardtruth

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    I got 24+ hrs without profiles w/ just stock ud 3.1.1. I had 17% left when I threw it on the charger. Today ill let it die all the way and report back w/ screenshots.

    Sent from my Ultimate 2.3.3 GB Droid Incredible
     
  10. SSpeeDEMONSS

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    a little over 33hrs and mine died using normally.

    Garrett
     
  11. michael_campbell

    michael_campbell Member

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    Both good points. And I've heard this from people before. I set mine to 250-250 on screen-off, and the incoming call works out ok for me on my Droid 1.

    You're right that in general it does hover around the lowest speed, but I have the profile anyway, in case an app goes rogue and wants to eat my battery while I'm not paying attention. =)
     
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    Bump. Has anybodies battery life start to decrease slowly over time?

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