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    Hi guys,

    As we all know, native battery meter of NL920 is very unreliable and inaccurate, though I dont know whether its an OS issue or not. Consequently, i need a 3rd party battery app. Also im aware that there are tons of them in the store. Can anyone recommend me a neat battery app, according to his/her experiences? I'm afraid of a drain caused by the app itself :(
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    I like Battery Level for WP8. I don't believe I've ever experienced battery drain from it on my 810 or 920.
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    I use Battery by Enless Soft. No issues so far

    Sent from my Nexus 7 using Tapatalk 4 Beta
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    The best battery app is by far INSIDER... And does a lot more too!!!
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    I'd recomend BATTERY PERFORMANCE, even though I don't use it since it doesn't have tile color configuration support, for me is the greatest one :D
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    Battery | Windows Phone Apps+Games Store (United Kingdom)

    Not only includes battery stats, but also shortcuts which can have individual colours
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    Battery widget - doesn't drain the battery like other apps.
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    "Battery Performance" app has a brilliant UI and provides lot of functions. Try it!
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    No mention of battery sense yet? Battery sense by far is the most accurate, most reliable and fastest battery app I've used.
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    I used Battery Status, recently switched to Battery Performance
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    Battery Performance FTW. Saw the app and bought it right away. Reliable and no battery drain. The UX is topnotch!
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    Does anyone have a recommendation for Windows 10 Insider Preview battery usage identification?

    With wifi, bluetooth, and 4G data off, I got barely 6 hours on a full charge with no usage and I have no idea where the drain is coming from.
    Last edited by Holy Frog; 10-27-2015 at 12:06 AM.

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