1. asublimeday's Avatar
    I'm a new Classic owner and have seen a lot of people talk about battery and lag issues with the Classic when using and having Google apps installed from the Google Play store.

    Are there any specific apps to avoid or does having the app store installed create issues in the first place? Thanks!

    Posted via CB10
    03-04-16 12:36 PM
  2. Lusitano17's Avatar
    Obviously any application will place a drain on system and power resources.
    With BlackBerry apps for the most part we can selectively limit system use in app preferences. The ability to do so with Android apps isn't entirely there without limiting app function.

    If you are using a BB10 device system drain is one of the evils you have to deal with in order to benefit from the additional apps available through Amazon or Google play.

    I can't identify any specific apps to avoid but generally I've found that regardless of the device I use, apps which require location services are frequently the ones that place more of a burden on the device . One way of minimizing that drain is by avoiding duplication of services. E.g. One weather app, one mapping app etc.

    Posted via CB10
    03-04-16 12:51 PM

Similar Threads

  1. Get your free unlock code here. All devices up to OS10
    By gsm_dealer08 in forum BlackBerry Unlocking
    Replies: 109
    Last Post: 08-29-18, 07:59 PM
  2. T-Mobile's Binge On
    By Candelo114 in forum T-Mobile
    Replies: 17
    Last Post: 05-26-16, 11:31 PM
  3. [Redeem] Pocket Doctor - Ultimate Medical App for BlackBerry 10
    By tanphat1412 in forum App Announcements
    Replies: 23
    Last Post: 03-15-16, 03:10 AM
  4. Question to Conite pl help?
    By sanjayadi in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-04-16, 11:41 AM
  5. BlackBerry App Roundup for March 4, 2016: Games, launchers, and more!
    By CrackBerry News in forum CrackBerry.com News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-04-16, 11:22 AM