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%
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    Default Turn off or sleep?

    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).
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    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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    Sleepy...
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    I turn my Xoom off at night for charging and let it sleep during the day.
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    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!)
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    I never turn it off. I just put it to sleep. I charge it once or twice per week, you charge it daily?!?
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    Quote Originally Posted by DanH View Post
    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.
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    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.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DanH View Post
    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.
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    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.
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    I turn it off at night, but for no real good reason.

    Will this affect the battery life at all?
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    I'm really surprised people turn it all the way off!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dunbar View Post
    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)?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Drew2u View Post
    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?

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    I put mine into sleep. If its gonna be a while, I also put it into airplane mode.

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