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    Default Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    I just bought my phone a month ago. Up until yesterday my battery has been awesome. Now all of a sudden it's dying really fast. Just typing this I've lost 3%!
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    Default Re: Battery life

    It seems to be ever since the KitKat update that the battery life isn't as good. I just got mine a week ago so I can't compare how it was with Jellybean. The phone updated as soon as I got it.

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    Default Re: Battery life

    Quote Originally Posted by Ricewar View Post
    I just bought my phone a month ago. Up until yesterday my battery has been awesome. Now all of a sudden it's dying really fast. Just typing this I've lost 3%!
    Welcome to Android Central
    Could you post screenshots of your battery stats? If anything weird stands out it should be an easy fix

    Sent from my Galaxy S4 running SlimKat 4.4.2
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    Default Re: Battery life

    Welcome to Android Central. Verizon still has the Note3 on JellyBean and battery life is pretty good. Have you tried removing the battery for 30 seconds...I read in these forums that it tends to bring back better battery life. Not exactly sure though.
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    Default Re: Battery life

    As UJ95X said, post your battery stats, I have experienced the same awesome battery life under both JB and KK, I'm sure someone can help identify your problem if you supply more information
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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    As moonover posted, this is starting to be a valid complaint of the kit kat update if that is what you are running. And as other posters suggested, post screen shots of your battery stats. There might be a quick fix.

    Palm Treo line > BlackBerry line > Samsung Galaxy S line > NOW the awesome & powerful Samsung Galaxy Note 3! 😆📱😆
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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    My battery has actually gotten even better since kit kat update.

    THE BEAST,,NOTE 3. SIZE IS EVERYTHING!!!
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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    My battery life got pretty bad. Not sure how to post a screen shot on here. But after only 4 hrs I'm at 81% battery life and it says android system is using 30 % of the battery
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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    Here it is

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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    Quote Originally Posted by Tony tata View Post
    Here it is

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    How much screen time did you have at the time?

    Sent from my Galaxy S4 running SlimKat 4.4.2
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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    I always have it set to sleep after 2 minutes. If that's what your askin

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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    Quote Originally Posted by Tony tata View Post
    I always have it set to sleep after 2 minutes. If that's what your askin

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    No. I mean out of the four hours the phone was on, how long was the screen on?

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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    This is what Kitkat has done to my Note 3



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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    Quote Originally Posted by zmann View Post
    My battery has actually gotten even better since kit kat update.

    THE BEAST,,NOTE 3. SIZE IS EVERYTHING!!!
    I think you're the only one.

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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    I've had my note 3 now for a few days. Honestly I wasn't as blown away as I had hoped by battery life. Sure it's not bad, maybe it's because I have been on it so much. At any rate I love the phone. Might even get the 10k mah battery just because I want to see how long it will go.

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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    Quote Originally Posted by Bond32 View Post
    I've had my note 3 now for a few days. Honestly I wasn't as blown away as I had hoped by battery life. Sure it's not bad, maybe it's because I have been on it so much. At any rate I love the phone. Might even get the 10k mah battery just because I want to see how long it will go.

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    😲 they sell that?


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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    Wow

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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    Battery Life sucks after KitKat update. Hope they come out with a fix
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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    I've had my note 3 since November. I run the heck out of it and the battery lasted all day until KitKat. Now the battery lasts just a few hours. Gets hot, have removed the battery, what else to do? Something is running that I can't see, can't close. There is a definite negative difference since the update.
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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    Doing the clear cache helped me out. Brought it back to normal. The instructions in this thread

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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    We have battery issues since the KK update as well. I looked thru thread and did not see the clear cache info. Could you post it please? Thanks.
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    Default Re: Sprint Note 3: Battery life

    This is the instructions. Worked for my sprint phone

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