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Free mobile apps 'drain battery faster'

BBC : Free mobile apps which use third-party services to display advertising consume considerably more battery life, a new study suggests.

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AgentWhite2288d ago (Edited 2288d ago )

Interesting research ! I thought all apps must consume similar battery but the result of research sows something else. It has been said that angry birds consumes more battery then other apps , so angry birds lover has to watch that out .I know they can't avoid it .can they ?

fatstarr2288d ago

all this time I thought it was just my backlight and cpu processing that was doing all the draining but this makes so much sense. lazy devs

DoomeDx2287d ago

Easy fix? Root your Android, and download Ad Block. works great ! :)

GanjaMan2287d ago

Buy an iPhone4s I get 7/8 hours usage on a full charge and that's with heavy 3G surfing, playing games/apps and ALOT of textin