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  Reply # 622098 9-May-2012 10:06
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I reckon I could squeeze 5 days out with light use:





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  Reply # 622101 9-May-2012 10:13
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nofam:
don't know what you do, but after 1 hr on battery i was left with 85% on abyss 2.7 (no partial wakelocks acc to betterbatterystats, but cpuspy reports 50% non deepsleep while sleeping!)

flops straight back onto siyah 3.2rc1


What ROM are you running?  As kiwitrc says, that's pretty excessive drain.  Feel free to posts screens of your BBS output and running applications - I suspect you've got an app doing updates, or using a location service.


there is no wakelock. nothing to see on BBS. there is a sleep issue with the kernel in my phone. on siyah i get 1% drain over 3-4 hours sleeping.

EDIT: overnight of course, why else would I spend $1000 on a phone just to put it to sleep the entire day

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 622103 9-May-2012 10:15
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nofam: I reckon I could squeeze 5 days out with light use:



haha light use alright - the screen was on for a grand total of 10 times in 2d 13h ... i guess i wouldn't be owning a sgs2 for that purpose ... just me ;)

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  Reply # 622105 9-May-2012 10:19
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joker97:
haha light use alright - the screen was on for a grand total of 10 times in 2d 13h ... i guess i wouldn't be owning a sgs2 for that purpose ... just me ;)


You realise that graph is showing the amount of screen-on time, not the number of times the screen was activated right?  Screen time is currently at 46 minutes, so I am actually using it. . . .




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  Reply # 622150 9-May-2012 12:11
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BigHammer: Does this help? http://forum.xda-developers.com/showthread.php?t=1103399

ETA: It doesn't seem Chainfire released an offering for LP5


Yeps saw that too. I remembered that I'm already rooted, so installed Siyah via Mobile Odin and then reloaded the new Ressurection so all good.




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  Reply # 622154 9-May-2012 12:17
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nofam:
joker97:
haha light use alright - the screen was on for a grand total of 10 times in 2d 13h ... i guess i wouldn't be owning a sgs2 for that purpose ... just me ;)


You realise that graph is showing the amount of screen-on time, not the number of times the screen was activated right?  Screen time is currently at 46 minutes, so I am actually using it. . . .


46minutes in 2 1/2 days is not really "using it" though is it......

I agree with joker, if i was only going to use a phone that much I certainly wouldn't fork out that much on a smart phone.

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  Reply # 622160 9-May-2012 12:30
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nofam:
joker97:
haha light use alright - the screen was on for a grand total of 10 times in 2d 13h ... i guess i wouldn't be owning a sgs2 for that purpose ... just me ;)


You realise that graph is showing the amount of screen-on time, not the number of times the screen was activated right?  Screen time is currently at 46 minutes, so I am actually using it. . . .


46minutes in 2 1/2 days is not really "using it" though is it......

I agree with joker, if i was only going to use a phone that much I certainly wouldn't fork out that much on a smart phone.


Fair enough.  Not to belabour the point, but all I'm trying to do is get the best baseline performance.  It goes without saying that the more you use the phone, the more the battery runs down.  But at least with this kind of consumption/battery life, I know my battery is being spent on my usage, not some rogue app or process.




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  Reply # 622168 9-May-2012 12:38
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nofam: but all I'm trying to do is get the best baseline performance.


That makes a little bit more sense then Laughing

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  Reply # 622172 9-May-2012 12:44
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Apologies if this has been mentioned before, but I just read a post on the Fluxi kernel thread suggesting a fix for the ICS wif-fi issue (not the toggle issue, but the WLAN_RX wakelock one).  Apparently it's neither the kernel, not the ROM that's at fault - its other devices on your LAN, specifically Windows 7 devices, spamming the phone with IPv6 packets, and waking it up.

Will try disabling this tonight on all my devices, and report back.




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  Reply # 622174 9-May-2012 12:47
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nofam: But at least with this kind of consumption/battery life, I know my battery is being spent on my usage, not some rogue app or process.


You see, this is the key to searching for the best battery life combo of kernel/ROM/modem/etc... to get the lowest possible 'idle' usage so that when the battery *is* used, it's used by you doing stuff.

Seems that people miss that point occasionally, and think that you're just after the longest possible run time between charges...




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  Reply # 622847 10-May-2012 13:10
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The 2000mA batteries seem to be on sale again for those who missed out last time.

http://www.adriatica.co.nz/product_info.php?cPath=5937_5988&products_id=20450


EDIT: Out of stock according to a mate who tried to order one.

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  Reply # 623085 10-May-2012 18:22
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kiwitrc: The 2000mA batteries seem to be on sale again for those who missed out last time.

http://www.adriatica.co.nz/product_info.php?cPath=5937_5988&products_id=20450


EDIT: Out of stock according to a mate who tried to order one.


I'm selling my two 2000mAh batteries together as I'm getting rid of my S2 now in case anyone is interested. I only have one extra back plate that fits which is why I'm selling both batteries together




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  Reply # 623151 10-May-2012 19:39
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lokhor:
kiwitrc: The 2000mA batteries seem to be on sale again for those who missed out last time.

http://www.adriatica.co.nz/product_info.php?cPath=5937_5988&products_id=20450


EDIT: Out of stock according to a mate who tried to order one.


I'm selling my two 2000mAh batteries together as I'm getting rid of my S2 now in case anyone is interested. I only have one extra back plate that fits which is why I'm selling both batteries together


Moving to an iPhone huh lokhor ;-)

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  Reply # 623213 10-May-2012 21:31
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unlikely - as the iphone 5 has not been released ... probably preparing to upgrade to s3

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  Reply # 623275 10-May-2012 22:51
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Foo:
lokhor:
kiwitrc: The 2000mA batteries seem to be on sale again for those who missed out last time.

http://www.adriatica.co.nz/product_info.php?cPath=5937_5988&products_id=20450


EDIT: Out of stock according to a mate who tried to order one.


I'm selling my two 2000mAh batteries together as I'm getting rid of my S2 now in case anyone is interested. I only have one extra back plate that fits which is why I'm selling both batteries together


Moving to an iPhone huh lokhor ;-)


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