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    Jun 19, 2013
    iphone battery depletion
    What are the top 5 battery suckers on my iphone 4S???
    I run 2 mail accounts, one is an exchange server off my work server. I imagine this tanks a fair bit of battery? There are no notifications on it.

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    Raz0rEdge's Avatar
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    Jul 17, 2009
    27" i7 iMac, 24" iMac, 13" Macbook Air, iPhone 5 & 5S, iPod Nano 7th Gen, iPad 2 16GB WiFi, iPad 3
    1) Extra bright backlight
    2) Turning the phone one and off constantly
    3) Running graphic intensive applications (games usually)
    4) Watching videos
    5) ...

    Anything that has push notification enabled will cause the screen to come on for a short time and go off. Doing this repeatedly will consume battery life..

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    chas_m's Avatar
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    Jan 22, 2010
    Victoria, BC
    Mid-2012 MBP (16GB, 1TB HD), Monoprice 24-inch second monitor, iPhone 5s 32GB, iPad Air 2 64GB
    Do you leave Bluetooth turned on all the time even if you're not using it?

    Review your push notifications and turn off the ones that don't need to be push.

    As Ashwin suggests turn the brightness down to about 50% and turn on auto-brightness detection.

    Remember that keeping the Maps app open in the background its still locating your position.

    And yes, that Exchange connection (particularly if its set to check all the time) is probably not helping.

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