1. mark5019's Avatar
    the only thing i saw in battery stats was malewarebytes sucking juice plus my phone felt hotter than ever
    so i uninstalled that program and restarted phone.

    this is the 1st time i had that prob i normally get 18+ hrs on charge will see what tommorow brings

    sorry to be a bother nothing else to do but see
    B. Diddy likes this.
    05-23-2014 11:15 PM
  2. UJ95x's Avatar
    Let us know if anything changes tomorrow.
    05-23-2014 11:34 PM
  3. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Thanks for letting us know! This may be helpful to others who have the same app installed.
    05-23-2014 11:36 PM
  4. AZgl1500's Avatar
    There are several Battery Drain type threads active in the last couple of days.

    Drift down through them and get a whole host of ideas.

    this post covers a good bit of it.

    * Battery life help - My biggest post to newbies

    and this thread got me started on my search for the ways of Android.

    * Battery Life Want To Improve it? -- PsychDoc
    mark5019 and mchi5 like this.
    05-23-2014 11:36 PM
  5. mark5019's Avatar
    one thing i did i had smart network switched on and was out alot today driveing thats the only other thing i had again thanks you all
    05-23-2014 11:41 PM
  6. monicakm's Avatar
    AdBlockPlus did the same thing on my Razr. I won't even try it on my S5
    05-24-2014 03:05 AM
  7. mark5019's Avatar
    well it was a 1 time thing as today back to 18 hrs plus
    05-24-2014 10:44 PM
  8. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    Sometimes it can be a fluke. Glad everything sorted out.

    From a Slim M8 and the AC Forums app.
    05-25-2014 12:41 AM
  9. PsychDoc's Avatar
    Disable haptic feedback/vibration for keystrokes and screen touches. These are pretty big battery hogs.

    Also I'm having very good success with "Juice Defender." Had tried "Battery Doctor" but didn't find that it did much for me. With this current setup I'm getting 18-20 hours of moderate to somewhat heavy use. This is by far the best battery life I've experienced on any smartphone I've ever owned.

    Sent from my SM-G900V using AC Forums mobile app
    05-25-2014 07:38 AM

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