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How is your screen percent so low? Did you just leave it off the whole time?



max brightness ftw
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How is your screen percent so low? Did you just leave it off the whole time?

Brightness on auto. Wasn't used excessively but I did have probably 20 minutes worth of calls, and a decent amount of screen on time.

Today I used it more extensively, I'm at 79% at about 9 hours off the charge.
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Brightness on auto. Wasn't used excessively but I did have probably 20 minutes worth of calls, and a decent amount of screen on time.
Today I used it more extensively, I'm at 79% at about 9 hours off the charge.

I must be doing something wrong because there's no way I would be that high after that long.

I usually keep 3g/wifi off and power saver on with screen at 50% brightness.
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post #1624 of 2113
Is yours stock?
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post #1625 of 2113
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So far I really like my galaxy s3 the only thing that gets me sometimes is how much the os studders on this phone... hopfully that will change when I get jelly bean right now im on 4.0.4 and my phone on quadrent scored somewhere in the highs of 4900

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Now my phone on that bench nark is scoring really low like in the 3600 any idea why it dropped so much?

Long Press the home button and tap remove all, then Long Press home again and tap task manager select the Memory tab at the top and tap clear memory. I do this a couple of times a day and my S3 rarely has any OS stutters, could be affecting your benchmark scores to but since I don't care about benchmarks on my devices and haven't used any of them I can't say for sure. As long as it does what I need and want it to do and doesn't freeze up or reboot on it's own all the time I'm happy and this phone has been totally awesome across the board.
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My problem is that I hate the bulk feel and look of extended batteries. IMO I just hate it. I had the extended batt on my thunderbolt and it felt awkward in my pocket, was heavy and just did not feel right in my hands. I may check out the extended battery and see how much bulk it adds.
looking at this video I noticed the 4500mah extended batt does not add that much bulk so I might end up picking one up
So I ordered this battery after seeing that video, and I am disappointed in just how huge it makes the phone. I'm going to try it out and see if it's worth it, but I doubt it.
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That sucks, too bad man. I had a battery case for my iphone 4 and the phone was just too bulky.
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Is yours stock?

Mine has JB on it and Nova launcher for customizing.
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Long Press the home button and tap remove all, then Long Press home again and tap task manager select the Memory tab at the top and tap clear memory. I do this a couple of times a day and my S3 rarely has any OS stutters, could be affecting your benchmark scores to but since I don't care about benchmarks on my devices and haven't used any of them I can't say for sure. As long as it does what I need and want it to do and doesn't freeze up or reboot on it's own all the time I'm happy and this phone has been totally awesome across the board.
I think it was because I didnt clear my memory once I did that I scored 4700-5150 snd every once in a while I would score like a 4300 but I think it had to do with my connection
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How come anytime I take a high res picture or a picture that is the same res as my phone, it always comes out low res and blurry-ish? What am I doing wrong?
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