1. Dalon37's Avatar
    Hi all, new here and new to the android system. I've own my S7 edge now for about a month and love it! However, for the last couple of days I been noticing my battery draining rapidly, I'd say 2-3% every 5 minutes- with moderate use. The only thing I've installed new was the "Trend Micro Antivirus" and it pretty much went south thereafter. I also noticed 'Android System' using a lot of my juice. It's always on the top with more than 30% since last charge. Any ideas on how to fix it. Any suggestions is greatly appreciated. Thanks everyone!
    02-02-2017 08:03 PM
  2. Javier P's Avatar
    Hello! Welcome to the forums! There is a long thread about similar battery drains. Take a look and see if any of the ideas in there work for you.

    https://forums.androidcentral.com/sh...d.php?t=654241
    Dalon37 likes this.
    02-02-2017 08:11 PM
  3. PapaGary's Avatar
    The only thing I've installed new was the "Trend Micro Antivirus" and it pretty much went south thereafter.
    Bingo! Try uninstalling it and see if there is a difference.
    Javier P, Matty and Dalon37 like this.
    02-02-2017 08:13 PM
  4. Matty's Avatar
    Welcome to the AndroidCentral Forums Dalon37!

    Great to have you here with us. The S7 is a really awesome device. You said that you are new to the Android system. What device did you own previously and do you want to share why you changed?

    Hope to see you around the forums.
    Dalon37 likes this.
    02-03-2017 03:30 AM
  5. belodion's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central!
    Dalon37 likes this.
    02-03-2017 06:07 AM
  6. VW Maverick's Avatar
    Greetings, Salutations & Welcome.

    Mav.
    Dalon37 likes this.
    02-03-2017 08:07 AM
  7. SpookDroid's Avatar
    Hi Dalon! Take a look at the suggestions above and hope you can get your battery life back to normal! And welcome to the AC Forums!
    Dalon37 likes this.
    02-03-2017 11:11 AM
  8. Dalon37's Avatar
    Hi Matty and thanks! I used to have an apple 5c liked it a lot but one day it just stopped working. Went to best buy hoping to get another apple but fell in love with the s7. Like mentioned before i really like the s7 thus far aside from the weird rapid battery discharge. Glad my 5c went to hell and discovered this new gem👌
    Matty likes this.
    02-03-2017 01:50 PM
  9. Dalon37's Avatar
    Thanks spookdroid!
    02-03-2017 01:51 PM
  10. Dalon37's Avatar
    Thanks PapaGarry i did just that and it seems to be doing better. Thanks again
    02-03-2017 01:56 PM
  11. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central!
    02-04-2017 07:15 PM
  12. STARGATE's Avatar
    Hello and welcome to the forums at Android Central!

    Sent From the Edge of the Seventh Galaxy
    02-05-2017 06:33 AM
  13. GustavoWoltmann016's Avatar
    Nice to meet you and welcome to this forum. How your S7 edge working? Do you have Samsung Gear VR?
    02-05-2017 11:05 AM
  14. AlphaTango414's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central Dalon.
    02-08-2017 03:57 AM
  15. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central!
    02-08-2017 08:09 AM
  16. James Falconer's Avatar
    @Dalon37 - a little slow to respond but WELCOME to the Android Central forums! Great to have you with us!!
    02-08-2017 09:15 AM
  17. Almeuit's Avatar
    Welcome!
    02-16-2017 12:57 PM
  18. Morty2264's Avatar
    Welcome to the forums! Hope your battery issues turn out okay! If you need any more help with that or with anything else, drop us a line!
    02-17-2017 10:15 AM
  19. Dalon37's Avatar
    yes much better, thanks! greenify and turning off my location seems to have fixed the issue
    Morty2264 likes this.
    02-17-2017 02:19 PM
  20. Morty2264's Avatar
    yes much better, thanks! greenify and turning off my location seems to have fixed the issue
    Glad you found a solution!!
    02-19-2017 10:07 PM
  21. the tall guy's Avatar
    Hey and welcome to Android Central!
    03-02-2017 02:15 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Newbie on board
    By joel22joel in forum Introductions
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: 01-13-2017, 04:51 AM
  2. Newbie on board
    By joel22joel in forum Android Apps
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-12-2017, 12:44 AM
  3. Newbie looking for advice
    By wardster in forum Samsung Galaxy S7 edge Rooting, ROMs, & Hacks
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 11-17-2016, 01:42 PM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: 11-02-2016, 07:03 PM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD