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Old 06-21-2009, 03:13 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by Dubdub View Post
I realize that is what you said, but you qualified it by saying "AFAIK", however, it really sounds like there is something running to eat that much battery.

Are you a heavy phone/Internet/email user?

Are you in a fringe area so the device is constantly seeking a signal? Shouldn't be seeking when it is off however.

Don't have a Storm. Get 14-24 hours on a Bold depending upon how much I use it.

The drain when you turn off is an interesting occurrence. Do a search on "9500 battery life" and see what you get. There are several threads in this section concerning battery life. Maybe an OS upgrade will help. Could also be a defective device.
As I said, it drains in less than day even only making a couple of calls. Signal fine. No gps SW running. No 3rd party apps running. The fact you use a Bold probably means you aren't too familiar with the Storm which is what I am enquiring about.
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