1. iamfahadahmed's Avatar
    Dear All,

    BBM is consuming lot of battery even I if I hold phone it is HOT. I can feel it. Please check the snapshot and let me know if you have solution for this. Waiting for y
    our response.

    Posted via CB10BBM consuming Battery more than 30%-img_20140626_124237.png
    Last edited by iamfahadahmed; 06-26-14 at 08:08 PM. Reason: pic
    06-26-14 05:53 AM
  2. jaydee5799's Avatar
    Hi and welcome.
    I can't see any screen shot posted here. However, sounds like you need to remove the battery and wait about 35 minutes for the thing to cool down. When I had this issue on my Z10, the only thing that fixed it was to reload the OS as there was some app that was constantly running in the background and it was making my phone so hot I could not hold it. It would burn my hands.
    06-26-14 07:31 AM
  3. Deitzanova's Avatar
    It's happening to my Z10 too all of a sudden! It just started a while back..every thing was cool till then....it has never happened before..just out of the blue..
    BBM consuming Battery more than 30%-img_20140626_175855.png

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    06-26-14 08:32 AM
  4. iamfahadahmed's Avatar
    Sorry now pic is attached.
    06-26-14 08:10 PM
  5. niss63's Avatar
    Turn off location services in BBM and see if that makes a difference - some have said it fixed the problem for them.

    Posted via CB10
    06-27-14 10:03 PM
  6. alokchitransi's Avatar
    Nothing is helping...battery is down in few hours.
    Surprisingly it is happening even if bbm is not used at all.

    Posted via CB10
    07-01-14 04:35 AM
  7. Beniston J's Avatar
    Anyone has found the solution for this issue. The same issue happens in my BlackBerry Q5. Im not using BBM but it is eating up my battery. But if i switch off the mobile for 10-15 mins and charge the mobile for 10 mins while mobile is OFF, and then swithc ON my mobile, goes good for next 2-3 days without any issues. Then the same occurs again. Very annoying. Please help me
    08-27-14 08:35 AM
  8. Beniston J's Avatar
    Have you found any solution for this issue?
    09-01-14 09:12 AM
  9. backfire101's Avatar
    Same problem on my z10 with os 10.2.2, sometimes bbm starts acting strange, using al lot of cpu together with system. Draining the battery in a couple of hours. Only solution is to restart the phone, since you can't restart bbm! It's still a crappy app! I love it but do not trust it in terms of battery usage.
    09-10-14 09:28 AM
  10. ottetz's Avatar
    Had the same issue too. Cause I don't use Bbm the solution for me was to turn on parent control option and turn off Bbm there. But now I can't change wallpaper - the button is unclickable. ((

    Posted via CB10
    09-11-14 11:45 AM
  11. Tupmanco's Avatar
    Having the same issue with my father's Z30, BBM using 30% +, my Z10 is less than 1%. Any ideas on how to fix his battery is getting hot and draining. Thanks

    Posted via CB10
    09-13-14 06:36 PM
  12. laurieg4's Avatar
    same thing has just happened with my Z10. Was fine until a few days ago with the last BBM update. is there any way to roll back to the last version by any chance? I've turned off location services, ended all my chats, cleared my chat history to no avail. I've tried removing the battery while powered to wall, (that actually helped slightly) but battery barely lasts the day on standby.
    09-13-14 07:33 PM
  13. Beniston J's Avatar
    After doing the same did the issue gets away? I just now turned off as you mentioned. Let me hope for the best. But i was able to change my wallpaper.
    09-18-14 10:42 AM
  14. tmf06's Avatar
    I have the same issue recently. BBM acts up every once in a while. I do a hard reset and everything goes back to normal. Seems to happen every one to two weeks.

    Before hard reset...
    BBM consuming Battery more than 30%-img_20140917_120446.png

    After reset and 12 hours...
    BBM consuming Battery more than 30%-img_20140921_194924.png
    BBM consuming Battery more than 30%-img_20140921_200456.png

    Posted via CB10
    09-23-14 07:35 PM
  15. torontoscientist's Avatar
    I haven't had this exact issue. In past year, I had one major crash and removing battery is all that fixed it.

    Posted via CB10
    09-24-14 04:51 AM
  16. CJ Linding's Avatar
    Same issue here! BBM is just far from being a well developed app. Sorry to say, but BlackBerry is loosing a lot of credibility with this data hungry, battery chewing full of bugs app. Before they launched it to other OS, at least they could have fixed it for their very own OS.

    Posted via CB10
    10-06-14 05:17 AM

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