Battery Drain while mounting a USB drive
Is this normal? I mean my battery went from 90 to 60 in an hour while watching a movie from the mounted USB disk at the lowest brightness. Its the first time I've tried the OTG functionality on my Moto G, so can't seem to know if this is normal.
Any help will be appreciated.
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- 07-16-2014, 10:16 AM #3
Re: Battery Drain while mounting a USB drive
Not sure if it's entirely normal, but it's expected. When using OTG, if not powered by an external USB port, it draws the energy from YOUR phone, and USB sticks/hard drives are not usually designed to work with low power, and they do take a toll.
- 07-16-2014, 05:48 PM #5
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