1. dency45's Avatar
    Hi Guys. I received my S7 Edge last March 23, so i noticed it last March 24 that when after I woke up i noticed a lot of battery percent is gone. Last night it was 65% then when i woke up it is now 23%. A total of 7.5 hrs in off screen. Anyone experienced this same issue?
    03-26-2016 04:23 AM
  2. t11rmh's Avatar
    What else was your phone doing overnight? Have a look at the battery stats.

    Posted via the Android Central App via a kicking Gold Galaxy S7 Edge.
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    03-26-2016 04:30 AM
  3. meyerweb#CB's Avatar
    Something's running in the background chewing up battery, I think. Mine dropped from 76 to 69 percent last night. Do you have always on display running? That uses about 1% per hour.
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    03-26-2016 09:32 AM
  4. dency45's Avatar
    Here. Always on is activated. I turned off the screen at 7:15am then i woke up at 230pm.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    Attached Thumbnails Consumes a lot of battery even though screen is off.-screenshot_20160326-143335.jpg  
    03-26-2016 10:03 AM
  5. PsychDoc's Avatar
    Two likely culprits, BT and low signal strength. Both will kill your battery faster than water running through a strainer. Oh, and BTW, the always - on screen only draws about 0.5% an hour, not 1%.
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    03-26-2016 10:22 AM
  6. xocomaox's Avatar
    There is most likely an app or service keeping the phone from going into Deep Sleep. Check each entry in battery section to see which one has a large wake time.

    Ideally, you should install GSam Battery Monitor and it will give you a good breakdown of what is happening. Good luck!
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    03-26-2016 10:54 AM
  7. dency45's Avatar
    Thanks guys. I will install GSam battery monitor and will update.
    03-27-2016 07:03 PM
  8. dency45's Avatar
    Here is the screen shots. It is still consuming a lot even the screen is off.

    7:30am 37% to 3pm 4% screen is off.

    03-28-2016 05:58 AM
  9. DFranch's Avatar
    Your wifi percentage seems high. Mine is never anywhere near 31%-45%
    03-28-2016 12:55 PM
  10. Kevin Harvell's Avatar
    Is your device fully updated and have you tried a factory reset?

    It's possible you got a bad device, but I'd give it a reset before considering returning it.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    03-29-2016 01:05 AM
  11. dency45's Avatar
    Havent tried a factory reset. I just charged it up when it was turned on for the first time.

    Very hassle to factory reset. Need to back up then install again.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    Attached Thumbnails Consumes a lot of battery even though screen is off.-2561.jpg  
    03-30-2016 08:02 AM
  12. dency45's Avatar
    What does stay awake mean?

    Posted via the Android Central App
    Attached Thumbnails Consumes a lot of battery even though screen is off.-2562.jpg  
    03-30-2016 08:38 AM

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