1. ibenzawla's Avatar
    I cant help it but wonder if the L521 battery is really that good, do I have the right setting or I'm I just lucky? I say so because my phone is showing some amazingly good battery times. I charge it before bed and take it off from charger and set it on battery save mode since I don't need updates when sleeping. When I wake up the meter shows 99% or a couple of times even 100%. And then I take it off battery save and start using it normally as I usually do and by that I mean several calls, web browsing and some other apps all while doing background updates. By around noon it still about 80%. I dont want to be technical here but I know a phone with good battery when I use one. Before buying this phone I read all kinds of negative reviews about how terrible the L521 battery is and honestly I was concerned. But now that I am using it in real times I must say that I am very happy with the kind of result I am getting right now (might change I dont know) and wonder what other people are getting. Maybe its because I dont use it to play games or spend hours watching videos.
    Guytronic likes this.
    03-11-2014 07:39 PM
  2. Guytronic's Avatar
    Alright another satisfied customer!

    Both of the 521's we use do well on their batteries.
    Most times at least 9-12 hours of use per day.
    Not heavy users here however.
    03-12-2014 12:38 AM
  3. Eric J F's Avatar
    We also get excellent battery life. We don't use it that intensively, but it seems like it's almost as good as our old low tech flip phone.
    03-12-2014 08:49 PM
  4. Stevebez's Avatar
    My new favorite smartphone ever is my Blackberry Q10, but when I need incredible battery life I put my sim card back in to my second favorite smartphone, my 521. I was working on a movie set last fall, and therefore had no access to "juice". On the last day I spent most of the 10 hours I was there sitting around by myself, with nothing to do but goof off on my phone. I would say I put in a solid 7 hours of web surfing and other activities, and when it was over I still had 30-something percent left. If Nokia released one with a good physical keyboard I would sell my Blackberry the next day, and I actually like the Blackberry OS a bit more.
    03-12-2014 10:17 PM

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