1. hisense's Avatar
    Prior to trying Greenify on my Moto X 2013 with KitKat 444, I tracked my battery drain with the phone idle. I would lose 3 or 4% per hour. By 7 hours on stand by I would be around 80%.

    Now with Greenify (free version and not rooted and no xposed, etc) I am at 12 hours stand by with 80% battery.

    Just thought to share as I am generally skeptical of apps like this but it seems to work.

    After install, I wiped my cache and dalvik cache too. And I Greenify every third party app and at time of locking, etc.

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    12-19-2014 08:20 AM
  2. srkmagnus's Avatar
    Awesome! Thanks for sharing with the fellow Moto X users and the forum.
    12-22-2014 10:59 PM
  3. TelecasterM's Avatar
    What does Greenify do to save battery?
    12-23-2014 12:18 PM
  4. weksa's Avatar
    It's different from a task killer. It hibernates the app, thereby reducing background usage and extending battery life. I used to use Greenify, but with my selection of apps, I didn't get much of a battery improvement. YMMV
    12-23-2014 02:32 PM
  5. imurrx's Avatar
    I uninstalled the Fox News and Cricket Free WiFi connector app because they chew up the battery.

    Since they have been uninstalled I getting 24 hours of battery with 25% remaining with only 90 minutes of screen time. With those apps I would be 14%.

    I may give this app a try or a different one that requires root to limits or shuts down back round usage.

    I miss my old Prē 2. It was so easy to dictate how often an app would update or run.

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    12-27-2014 07:48 AM
  6. imurrx's Avatar
    For those who doubt my usage. I'm using a xt1053 DE on Cricket. My old xt1056 on Sprint never got this good battery life.

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    12-27-2014 07:51 AM

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