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Battery drain

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Learner
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Battery drain

Phone idle seems to be using a lot of power and battery draining really fast any suggestions, restarted phone no joy cheers 

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Re: Battery drain

@Mwoolley72

You can check in Settings > Battery > Show battery usage see what apps are using the most power.

 

@Rainking37
The main battery usage should be Screen, followed by Android and standby/idle.


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Re: Battery drain

Hi @Mwoolley72, welcome to the community. I am sorry to hear about this. Slightly frowning Face

Do you have the same issue in safe mode?


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Re: Battery drain

Didn't know there was a safe mode so no not a clue cheers 

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Re: Battery drain

Click on this link and follow through the steps >>> safe mode.

 

Let me know how you get on Slightly smiling Face


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Call history lag and battery drain after update to 7.1.1

After i update my xperia x to 7.1.1 i've experinced over heating and battery drain... :-( call history lag too... 

It's a big shame for a company like sony... 

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Re: Call history lag and battery drain after update to 7.1.1

Hi @Roozbeh_R, welcome to the community. I am sorry to hear you're having touble too Slightly frowning Face

 

Have you tried the step I mentioned earlier? Testing it in safe mode?


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Re: Battery drain

Cheers Cameron there was a noticeable improvement in battery in safe mode cheers just finding out which is causing it, possible Google fit as it measures your steps not 100% 

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Re: Battery drain

I have had this issue for a while on and off. Phone gets hot too. Usually its screen, phone idle and Google play services that are the main battery drain. Tryong safe mode for a bit to see if that helps. Will do a day tomorrow of normal use, or as normal as safe mode will allow, and report back. 

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Re: Battery drain

@Mwoolley72

You can check in Settings > Battery > Show battery usage see what apps are using the most power.

 

@Rainking37
The main battery usage should be Screen, followed by Android and standby/idle.


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Re: Battery drain

Here's what my battery showingHere's what my battery showing

 

 Hope this helps