1. ahawkua's Avatar
    Does adw launcher use more battery? Even if I set it as default?
    12-18-2012 01:06 AM
  2. Paul627g's Avatar
    All depends on what you have ADW Launcher doing... Added animations, etc. that are above the normal launcher then yes its working harder and eating more battery. I still don't think it will be enough to really worry about in battery life.
    12-18-2012 01:13 AM
  3. srkmagnus's Avatar
    I use it by default and its a great launcher with no battery issues whatsoever. The only way you'll know if it eats your battery is to give it a try. At worst, you'll just end up not using it and go back with stock or whatever you're using.
    12-18-2012 09:47 AM
  4. Scott Kenyon's Avatar
    I've used ADW and Nova. There hasn't been any noticeable impact to battery life using either.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Android Central Forums
    12-19-2012 08:51 AM

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