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[CNet]Apple said to be looking into iPhone 4S battery drain

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Apple engineers are looking into faster-than-expected battery drain on the company's newest iPhone, according to a report.
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In case anyone is having a problem like this, You are not the only one out there.
    
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Yes been noticing this.
 
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I wonder how exactly they are going to fix this problem.
    
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post #4 of 85
oh wait its a 2xcore it drains the battery...
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oh wait its a 2xcore it drains the battery...
Bingo. Exactly what I was thinking. I don't think they prepared the battery to take on a dual core for long periods.
    
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It is Siri.

It is evolving in the background searching google for info once you lock your screen.
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It is Siri.

It is evolving in the background searching google for info once you lock your screen.

Eventually It will know enough to oh god....
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post #8 of 85
I've had no problems. I always have >40% battery life at the end of the day. Oh, and all day I'm using internet, chatting, showing off Siri, and quite frankly just showing off the phone (people love it!).
post #9 of 85
People are surprised?

The A5 isn't same power usage as the A4, the reason why it didn't effect the iPad 2 is because the iPad 2 got a bigger battery and a LED screen.
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It's definitely a software problem; people who upgraded to iOS 5 and had the iPhone 4 are also experiencing the same thing.
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