[maemo-users] Fwd: N900 is hot when charged & sucks battery life after updating to PR1.2

From: Kimmo Hämäläinen kimmo.hamalainen at nokia.com
Date: Mon Jun 7 14:05:31 EEST 2010
On Sun, 2010-06-06 at 14:10 +0200, ext khalid khan wrote:
> In my N900 there is only two widget running on desktop AP News &
> Foreca Weather with other shortcuts of contact icons & games icon but
> do this eat up so much of battery that when it's been charged for 2 -
> 3 hrs in every 7 or 11 hrs a day. 

Could you check with "top" command in "X Terminal" if some process has a
big number in the "%CPU" column?  There has been some reports about
Twitter applet before...


> I know if media (audio & video) is running it eat more battery life. 
> But i have tried not using it & always analyse with Battery Eye App. 
> I use normally emails (not mre than 10-20 emails, on weekends) use to
> play some simple games,listen music & watch some videos ,talk on gtalk
> voice & video.Browse Internet. 
> I charge using normal USB Adapter & Battery gets full in 2-3 hrs. 
> Also notice that the pin converter provided in the nokia box if
> charged through that it charges but once unplugged the battery is
> drained. If charged with normal USB Adapter works fine & with USB
> connected to laptop. 
> What would be the real reason as i purchased N900 only 4 months back
> so i dont think it should be problem with battery. 
> Can over charging cause battery drain in 7-11 hrs? Please let me
> know. 
> Thanks 
> Khalid 
> -- 
> Sent from my Nokia N900 using Nokia Messaging

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