1. Lefty Drummer's Avatar
    Hey folks,

    Writing for some help here. Ever since the ICS leaks came out and I installed them ( on. 232 right now), battery drain has gotten worse. I've looked around but can't seem to find any answers. Any suggestions? I'm not a power user with all bells and whistles turned on either. I manually toggle wifi, Bluetooth, gps on/off as needed, all mail is manually checked, nothing pushed.

    Thanks in advance!
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    08-22-2012 01:59 PM
  2. WebOS Refugee's Avatar
    I suppose it could have something to do with the fact that ICS can use both cores, unlike GB which only uses one.
    08-22-2012 02:24 PM
  3. NoClue48's Avatar
    I've been using the free version of JuiceDefender to greatly increase my battery life.

    The only caveat I'd give you is that I am nearly always on WiFi and, since JD shuts down the 4G/3G radios when not needed, this may be giving me my longevity.

    Regardless, it's worth a try... good luck!

    Edit: I should add that I got the tip to use JuiceDefender from either this forum or another, so thanks to whomever it was that posted the tip!
    08-22-2012 03:31 PM
  4. Manofsteel927's Avatar
    I agree my battery has been draining very fast on the ics leak and I am also in a 4g area which probably doesn't help.
    08-22-2012 05:34 PM
  5. Lefty Drummer's Avatar
    Thanks for the suggestions, got Juice Defender running now. I'll report back in a few days or so if I see any difference.

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    08-23-2012 09:44 AM