Fed up with charging your phone every night? We offer some simple tips and tricks you can use to make your phone’s battery last longer, plus point out the battery saving myths that won’t help you at all.
I’ve found the easiest thing so far, giving a significant increase, is to disable Google’s location services. If you are ROOTED. You can use Tasker and Secure Settings plugin to make a combo action. Turn on Google’s location services when On Screen, and turn that off when off screen.
Pro: Enjoy location service when screen on, Save Battery, Hide you location from Google
Con: Geo Fencing stuff (like some alerts in Google now) won’t work, can’t use find my phone function.
To do that,
1. In Tasker > Event > Display > Display Off > Secure Settings (System+ Actions) > Location Mode/Location Off
2. In Tasker > Event > Display > Display On > Secure Settings (System+ Actions) > Location Mode/Location On