1. sniperservice's Avatar
    I keep wanting to buy the Nexus 6, but when I read this forum I keep seeing complaints about battery life. I was hoping that anyone who has had a G3 that converted to the Nexus could give me a better idea. If it is even a little bit better, then I am going to buy it ASAP. If not, I will probably wait for the G4

    Thanks in advance
    03-31-2015 07:22 PM
  2. Ranny99's Avatar
    Better half now has my G3, nexus is better by a margin.
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    03-31-2015 07:44 PM
  3. ODog2323's Avatar
    I came from the G3 before having the Nexus 6. Battery life on the Nexus is ok, not the best, but much better than the G3 in my experience. I would get around 3.5 hours screen-on time with the G3, and usually get close to 5 on the N6. Mixed usage, your mileage may vary, etc etc.

    I'm still waiting on the 5.1 update (ugh), but a lot of people are saying it's helping their battery performance a good bit on the nexus.

    AC App
    Nexus 6
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    03-31-2015 07:52 PM
  4. doggy2965's Avatar
    I also had g3 battery definitely better by atleast a couple of hours a day

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    03-31-2015 08:19 PM
  5. jdfry15's Avatar
    I used the g3 on verizon for about 4 months last year. I would get about 4 to 4.5 hours screen time. I'm getting about 6 hours screen time on the Nexus and it's pretty consistent for me. Also on verizon 5.1. I think the nexus is a great phone so smooth. I did like the buttons on the rear for the g3.

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    03-31-2015 08:19 PM
  6. robert7107's Avatar
    Nexus is way better than g3 easily... I owned the g3 battery was terrible..
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    04-01-2015 01:21 AM
  7. sniperservice's Avatar
    Thanks all. I made the jump and ordered the 64 GB Model which should be here Saturday. Looking forward to using it. My first Nexus since the Galaxy Nexus..
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    04-01-2015 08:19 PM
  8. jdfry15's Avatar
    Hope you enjoy it, it's a great device. I sold my note 4 and iPhone 6 plus to use the nexus 6 as my daily, and I'm extremely happy with it.

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    04-01-2015 09:03 PM

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