1. TheLibertarian's Avatar
    There's a plethora of battery threads, I know, but I'm wondering what people here are getting strictly in standby time.

    If I charge to full and unplug my phone right before bed, I lose 10-15% throughout a 7-9 hour span, which seems a bit excessive for the phone being connected via WiFi and unused.

    How're others faring?
    05-07-2013 02:26 PM
  2. rayzaname's Avatar
    I actually don't consider that too bad, considering the cell radio is still on and your apps/accounts are updating in the background. If you don't care about getting e-mail or other app notifications, turn off background data and auto syncing and you'll notice even less battery drain.
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    05-07-2013 02:38 PM
  3. still1's Avatar
    complete idle i loose about 7% for 8-9 hours
    05-07-2013 02:54 PM
  4. TheLibertarian's Avatar
    'ppreciate the replies.

    I'm not too obsessed with battery life and all, and I don't like limiting the phone and inconveniencing myself just to pull an extra hour or two off the battery.

    That said, maybe I'll give Juice Defender a try specifically to have it manage that time while I'm sleeping.
    05-07-2013 03:14 PM
  5. gone down south's Avatar
    If I just turn off the screen, I'll lose 1 to 1.75% per hour overnight. Of I go into airplane mode, probably only lose 2 or 3% total.

    Sent from my Nexus 4 using Android Central Forums
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    05-07-2013 03:50 PM
  6. joshtrader's Avatar
    over night average 8 hours span, i tend to lose 1-10%. it fluctuate each time. the max i got was 1% drop over 8 hours
    05-08-2013 04:44 PM
  7. Mobius360's Avatar
    Just took this screen shot of my Nexus 4, it's only an hour and fifteen of on screen time but I think the phone is capable of great standby battery life.





    60% of the time it works every time!
    *T-Mobile HSPA+42 Nexus 4*
    05-08-2013 09:24 PM
  8. Go Ogle's Avatar
    I only lose like 3% in 8 hours

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    05-08-2013 10:40 PM
  9. anon5664829's Avatar
    There's a plethora of battery threads, I know, but I'm wondering what people here are getting strictly in standby time.

    If I charge to full and unplug my phone right before bed, I lose 10-15% throughout a 7-9 hour span, which seems a bit excessive for the phone being connected via WiFi and unused.

    How're others faring?
    For the night I lose 3-5% witn no apps running.

    - - - Updated - - -

    Just took this screen shot of my Nexus 4, it's only an hour and fifteen of on screen time but I think the phone is capable of great standby battery life.

    http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/05/09/gaturu3e.jpg

    http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/05/09/uturuter.jpg

    60% of the time it works every time!
    *T-Mobile HSPA+42 Nexus 4*
    Wow impressive.
    05-09-2013 03:00 AM
  10. Mobius360's Avatar
    I use greenpower premium to manage things on my phone.

    60% of the time it works every time!
    *T-Mobile HSPA+42 Nexus 4*
    05-09-2013 10:06 AM
  11. wunderbar's Avatar
    Yea, I dont' sweat the small stuff too much. I forgot to plug in my phone in overnight last night and it dropped 8% overnight. I could probably reduce that to 5% if I really wanted to, but I don't think 3-5% over 8 hours is worth the effort and dealing with the battery managment apps that just turn things on and off.
    05-09-2013 12:54 PM
  12. michaeljimmy's Avatar
    tap the wifi and data off before i go to bed,.
    3/100 loss for whole night
    05-10-2013 02:37 AM
  13. anon5664829's Avatar
    tap the wifi and data off before i go to bed,.
    3/100 loss for whole night
    I lose 3percent with wifi on and data off.
    05-10-2013 03:39 AM

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