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  1. O13's Avatar
    I got a T-Mobile galaxy s2 recently but its still on gingerbread 2.3.6 I was wondering if I do the update does anyone have a battery drain issue??? I had a sprint galaxy s2 before an the battery life sucked from the update

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    12-01-2012 12:28 PM
  2. badbrad17's Avatar
    I got a T-Mobile galaxy s2 recently but its still on gingerbread 2.3.6 I was wondering if I do the update does anyone have a battery drain issue??? I had a sprint galaxy s2 before an the battery life sucked from the update

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    The battery was much better for me after the ics update. Go for it.

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    12-02-2012 02:27 AM
  3. pinatiger's Avatar
    Updated to ics and installed CPU sleeper. Get an easy 24 hours.

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    12-05-2012 03:35 AM
  4. Iggymart's Avatar
    Updated to ics and installed CPU sleeper. Get an easy 24 hours.

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    According to Google Play, this is an app for rooted devices. Is this true?
    12-05-2012 03:51 PM
  5. badbrad17's Avatar
    Updated to ics and installed CPU sleeper. Get an easy 24 hours.

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    Never heard of this app what does it do?

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    12-05-2012 11:14 PM
  6. paperchaserPC's Avatar
    Is that a good app I would love to get 24 hours out of my phone.

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    12-09-2012 11:59 AM
  7. badbrad17's Avatar
    Is that a good app I would love to get 24 hours out of my phone.

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    I bought it and tried it out. Waste of money. Didn't do a dang thing. There is no magic sauce on battery. If that app gave us 24 hours of battery Google would already own that company.

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    12-09-2012 02:21 PM
  8. paperchaserPC's Avatar
    I hear ya on that I just thought it would be better than what I am getting, but I guess I cannot complain because the bat last throughout most the day while I am at work. It drains really fast on my days off go figure.

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    12-09-2012 05:46 PM
  9. badbrad17's Avatar
    I hear ya on that I just thought it would be better than what I am getting, but I guess I cannot complain because the bat last throughout most the day while I am at work. It drains really fast on my days off go figure.

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    I really believe the magic size in a battery is 3000Mah. Anything less is a constant maintenance program. I exert too much energy trying to save energy.

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    12-09-2012 07:30 PM
  10. pinatiger's Avatar
    Sorry for late reply guys. You need to be rooted!!! You must allow it super user access.. when your phone is asleep it uses 1/4 of the processor. When you get a CA or text it uses the full processor. There is 2 Apps 1 for dual core 1 for quad core get the correct one. You can find it online for free too

    For me. If I work for 8 hours and my phone it on in my pocket I will probly lose 1% per hour. Which is amazing. Highly recommend.

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    12-11-2012 02:44 PM
  11. pinatiger's Avatar
    Here ya go http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1805227

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    12-11-2012 02:52 PM
  12. badbrad17's Avatar
    It doesn't do that for me. I bought it based on your comment but haven't noticed any benefit.

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    12-12-2012 01:28 AM
  13. fi9ueroa's Avatar
    I took a different approach, my stock battery is 1850mAh, bought a 2380mAh slim battery and I'm very happy with my investment. I now get between 12 to 15 hours of real usage plus I have a spare.
    12-14-2012 12:17 AM
  14. SingleAction's Avatar
    I read that there is going to be a official JB release,and my phone came with ICS 4.0.4 and I afraid that it may screw up the great battery life I have now.

    I only have to charge the phone every 2 days. I use on a average of 12 hours a day, shutting down at night. The last cycle I got 27.5 hours out of 1 charge! I use the battery until it gets to 15%, and low battery notice tells you to plug charger in .

    I don't know if this makes a diffence or not, but at this point I'm not updating the phone for some added features to lose battery life after all that I read!
    12-16-2012 11:58 AM
  15. badbrad17's Avatar
    I took a different approach, my stock battery is 1850mAh, bought a 2380mAh slim battery and I'm very happy with my investment. I now get between 12 to 15 hours of real usage plus I have a spare.
    So this battery fits in the standard case?

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    12-16-2012 12:58 PM
  16. badbrad17's Avatar
    I read that there is going to be a official JB release,and my phone came with ICS 4.0.4 and I afraid that it may screw up the great battery life I have now.

    I only have to charge the phone every 2 days. I use on a average of 12 hours a day, shutting down at night. The last cycle I got 27.5 hours out of 1 charge! I use the battery until it gets to 15%, and low battery notice tells you to plug charger in .

    I don't know if this makes a diffence or not, but at this point I'm not updating the phone for some added features to lose battery life after all that I read!
    I'm not sure how 27+ hours is possible unless you don't use the phone at all. I have got 14 hours max.

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    12-16-2012 01:00 PM
  17. SingleAction's Avatar
    I'm not sure how 27+ hours is possible unless you don't use the phone at all. I have got 14 hours max.

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    Like I said, I average about 12 hours a day mostly on .
    I have the $30 plan with 100 talk min., so I use Skype for calls, check e- mails, check forums,
    an the rest of time the phone is on standby. I guess if your on the internet all day battery
    Would be less.
    12-16-2012 01:23 PM
  18. badbrad17's Avatar
    Like I said, I average about 12 hours a day mostly on .
    I have the $30 plan with 100 talk min., so I use Skype for calls, check e- mails, check forums,
    an the rest of time the phone is on standby. I guess if your on the internet all day battery
    Would be less.
    Thanks for clarification. That makes sense.

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    12-16-2012 02:03 PM
  19. pinatiger's Avatar
    Oh yeah I'm underclocking btw. Min 384mhz - Max 864mhz .

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    12-26-2012 03:40 AM
  20. badbrad17's Avatar
    Oh yeah I'm underclocking btw. Min 384mhz - Max 864mhz .

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    What program do you use for that? I'm rooted.

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    12-26-2012 10:21 AM
  21. BarfingMonkey's Avatar
    Probably SetCPU

    What program do you use for that? I'm rooted.

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    12-27-2012 01:51 PM
  22. fi9ueroa's Avatar
    Yes,
    12-28-2012 03:22 PM
  23. paperchaserPC's Avatar
    Sorry for the also being late for a reply but you know howbit goes with Christmas and all. So one has to be rooted for that program to work. That sucks because I am not. Its ok I will leopard plugging away to figure out how to get more out of my battery with a stock rom not rooted. Thanks for the help though.

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    01-01-2013 10:51 AM
  24. badbrad17's Avatar
    Sorry for the also being late for a reply but you know howbit goes with Christmas and all. So one has to be rooted for that program to work. That sucks because I am not. Its ok I will leopard plugging away to figure out how to get more out of my battery with a stock rom not rooted. Thanks for the help though.

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    buy an extra battery.

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    01-01-2013 08:52 PM
  25. pinatiger's Avatar
    What program do you use for that? I'm rooted.

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    No frills CPU. Works good with t989 . And CPU spy. Just to make sure your phone is doing it right. Lol

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    01-07-2013 01:49 AM
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