1. vr002sh's Avatar
    I received an email from Samsung announcing that All Share Play would be updated to Samsung Link. I opened the All Share Play app on my Note 2 and sure enough, it directed me to the play store to update the app, which i foolishly did.

    Normally I take the phone off the charger about 6AM and put it back on about 11PM, normally i have 50% battery left. Well today by 5PM I was under 30%. Took a look and found that Samsung Link had used 75% of my battery.

    I uninstalled the update and then disabled the app, hoping that solves it.

    Wondering if anyone else had this experience?
    05-17-2013 07:07 PM
  2. TexasCoop's Avatar
    I've disabled Samsung Link after I read your post. It was eating away a lot of my battery. I have 38% battery life currently, and Samsung Link used 22%, while the screen used 52%. Google NOW was the other culprit. I turned that off yesterday. I'm going to test the phone for a few days without those two. Then I'll try Google Now again to see how bad it really drains the battery.
    05-18-2013 04:30 PM
  3. jdub1981's Avatar
    They both have caused my batterie problems in the past. Allshare play drained 30 percent in an hour about 3 months ago. I wasnt even using it I was in class and felt my phone getting warm.

    Sent from my Galaxy Note 8.0 using Tapatalk
    05-18-2013 05:30 PM
  4. vr002sh's Avatar
    Thanks guys, good to know I am not crazy nor alone.
    05-18-2013 08:28 PM
  5. lucasitr's Avatar
    How can I disable it?
    05-20-2013 05:06 PM
  6. vr002sh's Avatar
    you go to settings, then application manager, then all. first uninstall the updates, then you will see the disable button
    05-20-2013 09:22 PM

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