- 11-10-2012, 06:22 PM #1
Now that we all had a good day to use the Lumia on att network, what do you think of the battery life thus far?
I pulled mine(920) off the charger at 8:10am, moderate use of texting, couple calls, videos, music playing .... At 5:20 I still have 41% left. I assume heavy use I would have killed it a couple hours ago. I feel the battery life is excellent for moderate everyday use. 😊
11-10-2012, 06:25 PM #2
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- 11-10-2012, 06:29 PM #3
Six hours of heavy use, fourty percent batter left. With my normal usage, I'm sure I'll be able to get through a couple of days before full battery drain.
I plug my phones in every night for a charge anyway, so battery life will not be an issue.
11-10-2012, 06:42 PM #5
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I charged my phone overnight (as it came partially charged, like most do) and unplugged it about 8 am this morning. I was on a call for over an hour and have had moderate use all day between texts and playing with the new phone, and I am not at 79% battery life. I am sure I can make it 2 days easy at this pace.
Granted, I did set my email to push and have turned the screen brightness to low (I'm a nerd, I don't go outside).
- 11-10-2012, 07:12 PM #7
took mine off at around 9 or so and had 59% at 1pm, i was like wtf! never had this type of drain on my 900 with heavy internet use, i didnt even use it on LTE that much since i had wifi at home for most of the four hours .
Hopefully this is just a first cycle thing. we'll see through the next week.
- 11-10-2012, 07:14 PM #8
11-10-2012, 08:10 PM #9
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I dunno, my samsung focus had to be recharged every day, which is why I don't find it hard to believe my monster lumia 920 has to also. I also have my screen auto set to high brightness and high contrast mode on since......black tiles and white background look bombdiggity on the white gloss Lumia 920. Seems to last the whole day so far. O yeah plus I have high sensitivity one, a bunch of live tiles on the home screen. THe monstrous screen probably plays a big role, but still again batteries are hit and miss.
I interested to know how you change email to manual, I don't even have an option on sync settings. Kind of weird considering the OS should be relatively the same.
Last edited by Gken; 11-10-2012 at 09:05 PM.