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Android Will Finally Show You Which Apps Are Draining Your Battery

Android Will Finally Show You Which Apps Are Draining Your Battery
From Gizmodo - November 13, 2017

Soon, Android will finally let you monitor which apps use the most battery life on your phone. If youre confused and thought you already had this functionality, you might be right! Some Android skins, like the one on the Galaxy S8, and some apps, like Greenify, already make it possible to detect which applications are draining your phones battery. However, in the next release of Android Oreo, that feature will at long come standard on Googles mobile OS.

As part of the update to Android 8.1, there will be a new section inAndroids battery settings that will call out abusive apps with little red warning icon. The new battery drain monitoring will even provide you with information such as how much juice the offending app has sucked up and more specific info on whats actually causing the drain.

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