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I received my replacement (Exynos) yesterday, that green battery icon is really ugly.
Battery life is awesome at 1440p, I get two days with LTE/WIFI always on, with ~5-6 hrs screen on time. I don't see any reason to lower it to 1080p.
2 days? You obviously don't pound your phone like I do, lol.
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2 days? You obviously don't pound your phone like I do, lol.
You have the Snapdragon version I assume? The Exynos has a better CPU performance and power efficiency.

I do WhatsApp, Instagram, a bit of YouTube and some calls, no gaming for about three hours per day which I think is classified as moderate usage.

All previous phones I had do 1-1.5 day on the same usage, the S7 Edge and Note 7 really raised the bar with the battery life.
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You have the Snapdragon version I assume? The Exynos has a better CPU performance and power efficiency.

I do WhatsApp, Instagram, a bit of YouTube and some calls, no gaming for about three hours per day which I think is classified as moderate usage.

All previous phones I had do 1-1.5 day on the same usage, the S7 Edge and Note 7 really raised the bar with the battery life.
Got proof of such drastic performance difference between procs? Perhaps you should start a "SnapdragonGate".
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I haven't bothered with any of the battery saving features either as the phone easily lasts me a full day of fairly heavy usage. I charge the phone every night with my charging pad. I really don't like the green battery icon now but other than that this replacement note 7 is absolutely fantastic. I just wish the stock screen protector that was on the device was straight. Mine is all crooked.
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I haven't bothered with any of the battery saving features either as the phone easily lasts me a full day of fairly heavy usage. I charge the phone every night with my charging pad. I really don't like the green battery icon now but other than that this replacement note 7 is absolutely fantastic. I just wish the stock screen protector that was on the device was straight. Mine is all crooked.
Doesn't your stock screen protector have an sd card installation pic on it?
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Its all over the internet, you can search to find many tests.

Battery Life:-



Benchmarks:-
http://www.gsmarena.com/samsung_galaxy_note7-review-1478p7.php
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Its all over the internet, you can search to find many tests.

Battery Life:-



Benchmarks:-
http://www.gsmarena.com/samsung_galaxy_note7-review-1478p7.php
Very interesting. Need to remember that these tests do not necessarily represent real-world usage as the article states.
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You have the Snapdragon version I assume? The Exynos has a better CPU performance and power efficiency.

I do WhatsApp, Instagram, a bit of YouTube and some calls, no gaming for about three hours per day which I think is classified as moderate usage.

All previous phones I had do 1-1.5 day on the same usage, the S7 Edge and Note 7 really raised the bar with the battery life.

Exynos is garbage. Samsungs shifty ass source code releases. http://www.xda-developers.com/samsung-exynos-and-aosp-explained-a-story-of-betrayal/
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Doesn't your stock screen protector have an sd card installation pic on it?

No. The Verizon guy took off the outer protective plastic when he took the phone out of the box. There is another screen protector underneath that, at least on my phone.
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My Note 7 replacement promo submission was approved. I used the same email but instead of using the replacement receipt I used the updated lease receipt.



So even with my exchange receipt being used, I have the same status! I'm super excited biggrin.gif.

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I received my replacement (Exynos) yesterday, that green battery icon is really ugly.
Battery life is awesome at 1440p, I get two days with LTE/WIFI always on, with ~5-6 hrs screen on time. I don't see any reason to lower it to 1080p.

Same. I actually skipped out on charging it overnight and with some heavier usage this morning, I'm looking to hit the same numbers you are with my Snapdragon variant. Whatever that update did not only improved performance for me, but battery life as well.
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Its all over the internet, you can search to find many tests.

Battery Life:-



Benchmarks:-
http://www.gsmarena.com/samsung_galaxy_note7-review-1478p7.php

I'd be super curious to have them do the test again with the newer update, but I have a feeling that this won't happen :/. Yesterday i was on track to 8-10 hours of SoT , but by habit I set it on the wireless charger on my desk redface.gif.
 
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