View Poll Results: Power off or sleep?

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  • Complete power off

    4 4.88%
  • Sleep

    52 63.41%
  • Power off at night (or for long periods) and sleep during day

    26 31.71%
  1. JohnnyBlaze's Avatar
    I was just curious to see if people turn off their xooms completely at night (or at anytime) or do you just put it in sleep mode? Do you see any advantage to either way (besides obviously not having to wait for the boot up).
    03-18-2011 11:47 PM
  2. tntdroid's Avatar
    I turn it off. If im not using it for a bit I just hit the wifi toggle so it wont sync.

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    03-19-2011 12:04 AM
  3. doctorlove316's Avatar
    Sleepy...
    03-19-2011 12:43 AM
  4. lobobuzz's Avatar
    I turn my Xoom off at night for charging and let it sleep during the day.
    03-19-2011 11:29 AM
  5. Drew2u's Avatar
    My Xoom is powered 24x7. At night, I plug in the power cable, mute the audio, touch my Screen Off icon, and it happily sleeps while I do.

    (Someday I need to find a free+no internet access app that lets me set profiles for audio and such, so I can skip the step of muting the sound at night!)
    03-19-2011 11:43 AM
  6. dhendriksen's Avatar
    I never turn it off. I just put it to sleep. I charge it once or twice per week, you charge it daily?!?
    03-19-2011 04:03 PM
  7. tntdroid's Avatar
    I never turn it off. I just put it to sleep. I charge it once or twice per week, you charge it daily?!?
    I kill mine daily so I need to charge every day or every other day.
    03-19-2011 04:09 PM
  8. 88 FLUX's Avatar
    When I had mine, I just put it to sleep. Only rebooted every few days just for the hell of it and/or if in the rare occasion something gave me trouble or froze up. And I'm sure it'll be the same when I get it again next Sunday.
    03-19-2011 04:54 PM
  9. Drew2u's Avatar
    I never turn it off. I just put it to sleep. I charge it once or twice per week, you charge it daily?!?
    I'm usually down to about 20% battery charge by the time I hit the sack, so yeah.
    03-19-2011 06:01 PM
  10. JohnnyBlaze's Avatar
    Since it's my new toy I use it to about 30% everyday so I charge it at night/morning and only restart about once a week.
    03-19-2011 07:39 PM
  11. Dunbar's Avatar
    I turn it off at night, but for no real good reason.

    Will this affect the battery life at all?
    03-19-2011 11:18 PM
  12. kennycrudup's Avatar
    I'm really surprised people turn it all the way off!
    03-20-2011 01:33 AM
  13. JohnnyBlaze's Avatar
    I turn it off at night, but for no real good reason.

    Will this affect the battery life at all?
    I was wondering that too. Does anyone think it might make the battery last longer (the overall life that is, not a single charge)?
    03-20-2011 03:15 AM
  14. xzigraz's Avatar
    My Xoom is powered 24x7. At night, I plug in the power cable, mute the audio, touch my Screen Off icon, and it happily sleeps while I do.

    (Someday I need to find a free+no internet access app that lets me set profiles for audio and such, so I can skip the step of muting the sound at night!)
    What about airplan mode? Doesn't mute everything?

    Sent from my Nexus One using Tapatalk
    03-20-2011 08:24 AM
  15. JZambrano's Avatar
    I put mine into sleep. If its gonna be a while, I also put it into airplane mode.
    03-20-2011 09:05 AM
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