1. anon(8114070)'s Avatar
    I'd like to put a battery app on my S5 to tell me what is using the battery and other important stuff (whatever that is). When I search the play store there are a BUNCH! What is the best recommended battery app and why?
    12-16-2014 12:42 AM
  2. Rukbat's Avatar
    Settings/General/Battery will tell you. Go to it and start scrolling down.

    If you want "other important stuff", press the graph at the top and you'll get another screen. If the phone has been sitting not on the charger and with the screen off for a few hours, the Awake line will tell you if things are waking your phone (which uses battery) when they shouldn't be. If that's the case, Wakelock Detector will tell you which ones are waking it, how many times and for how long. (If your phone isn't rooted, read Wakelock with non-rooted KitKat.)
    12-16-2014 12:50 AM
  3. anon(8114070)'s Avatar
    Much thanks, I'm working my way through Wakelock Detector on my non-rooted phone.
    12-16-2014 03:29 PM
  4. cardboard60's Avatar
    The S5 comes with a Battery app. Its called usage manager.
    12-17-2014 12:30 PM
  5. chrisfrock's Avatar
    Check out Battery Doctor and Juice Defender.
    12-17-2014 02:34 PM
  6. dpham00's Avatar
    Gsam is my favorite

    Sent from my Verizon Samsung Galaxy Note 4
    12-17-2014 02:39 PM
  7. bsettz's Avatar
    None at all ya phone does all tht 4 u

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    12-17-2014 03:16 PM
  8. anon(8114070)'s Avatar
    The S5 comes with a Battery app. Its called usage manager.
    Much thanks, I did not know there was already an app. I'm happy with this.
    12-19-2014 11:47 PM

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