1. Zourak99's Avatar
    Hey guys, i recently got a new Lumia 1520 and I have experienced that the battery goes empty way too fast. WhatsApp has the most usage. But that should not bother a 3400mAh Battery. I have only charged it 3 times, could it be the case that the battery has to be charged more often to work complete? (sry for bad English)
    12-25-2014 05:04 PM
  2. Quhi's Avatar
    Are you on developer preview? And it would be easier to give an advice with the battery saver screenshots.
    12-25-2014 05:07 PM
  3. Zourak99's Avatar
    I am on the latest normal user software in my country and my carrier which is cyan atm. Is there a possibility to enclose pictures in the app?
    12-25-2014 05:11 PM
  4. Quhi's Avatar
    You can make screenshots by pressing volume up and power button at the same time
    12-25-2014 05:17 PM
  5. Zourak99's Avatar
    I know but can I upload pictures from the Windowscentral app? Or do I have to upload it to my laptop and then post it?
    12-25-2014 05:19 PM
  6. Quhi's Avatar
    You can use internet browser version of the forums on your phone to upload photos.
    12-25-2014 05:25 PM
  7. Zourak99's Avatar
    I'll send a picture tomorrow with my laptop don't want to click through the mobile website.
    12-25-2014 05:32 PM
  8. Quhi's Avatar
    Ok 🎄
    12-25-2014 05:41 PM
  9. Zourak99's Avatar
    I mean there is a difference between the battery if this monster and the iPhone 4 but I guess I expected too much. And the fact that WhatsApp needs alot of battery doesn't help.
    12-25-2014 05:42 PM
  10. Zourak99's Avatar
    This Morning i just unplugged the device and already lost 1% after 8 minutes of 9gag browsing.
    12-26-2014 01:35 AM
  11. Quhi's Avatar
    Well it's not too bad, but if you don't like it, you can increase the battery life by turning off location, bluetooth, nfc, double tap to wake the phone, modifying the glance settings, the advanced brightness settings, where you can choose how bright are low, medium and high levels. Also check how often your microsoft and other accounts synchronize, it would be better to set it at least on 15 minutes, though 30 would be better. Of course it is still important for you to show your battery saver screenshots.
    12-26-2014 05:59 AM
  12. realwarder's Avatar
    Occasionally I find on other Windows phones you have to power down the phone when off power, wait 30 seconds and power on to kill some background task or firmware bug that drains the battery. Not sure if 1520 suffers from that particular issue if the battery is draining faster than expected.
    12-26-2014 06:35 AM
  13. Harrie-S's Avatar
    A soft reset would be better than power down.
    12-26-2014 06:43 AM
  14. Zourak99's Avatar
    I activated manual refresh on emails and stuff which seemed to help. I don't have the option to adjust how bright the 3 levels if brightness are.
    12-26-2014 07:02 AM
  15. Quhi's Avatar
    It should be in your Display settings category
    12-26-2014 07:07 AM
  16. jmshub's Avatar
    How long is your battery actually lasting? My 1520 will usually last well over 1 1/2 days on a charge with moderate to heavy use.
    12-26-2014 11:42 AM
  17. Zourak99's Avatar
    Ty guys after I changed the refresh of my emails from 15min to manuell because the only mails I get are mostly advertisements
    12-27-2014 10:42 AM

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