Saturday, November 8, 2014

Google has corrected a serious error with the battery life Android 5.0 – 3DNews

A few days ago Google announced the launch of the final assembly of the new platform Android 5.0 Lollipop. The company is known for the gradual deployment of updates, but still among the users Nexus 4, 5, 7 and 10 is growing discontent delayed updates. Now, the reason is clear – in Lollipop has problems.

Staff Android Police discovered a few days ago that the error with the work Wi-Fi in the final assembly of the OS too much effect on the battery life of devices. This is supplemented by numerous reports of problems on the official forum of developers Android Developer Forum, where only one branch to quickly gain more than 800 comments.

Google soon confirmed that the Android development team aware of the problem, due to which users Nexus 5 with Android 5.0 face strong flow of the charge under the general point processes Miscellaneous (Miscellaneous) while the Wi-Fi. According to Google, this is presumably due to too high a number of IRQ-awakenings.

error with the Wi -Fi in Android Lollipop leads to a strong battery consumption

Because of this problem, the battery life might Nexus 5 is 4 hours or less. Testers noted that disabling Wi-Fi really eliminates the problem, but of course it can not be considered an acceptable solution.

An unpleasant experience this error creates more because one of the key innovation is the improvement of power consumption Lollipop – Google has made a lot of effort in the framework of the Project Volta, to optimize battery consumption. Early tests show that Android 5.0 can increase the battery life to a value of about 30%, and it is very well.

Android Lollipop – important update platform. Among the innovations – the universal “real” design, which will feature all the products Google

It appears that the error was the cause of the delay and the mass deployment of Android 5.0 Lollipop. It is expected that the old Nexus devices will be updated on November 12, but this date can be easily changed. Currently, Google has officially stated error as corrected on my forum Android Developer Forum. Senior Android-developer Trevor Jones (Trevor Johns) said: «This issue is fixed in the latest builds and is considered resolved. Thank you all. ” and discuss, in recent comments that include predominantly requests speedy deployment of the update, also was closed.


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