1. OU1247's Avatar
    I have had my curve for about a mth now...LOVE IT!

    The last 2 days my battery has worn down very quickly through the day.
    With no more use than usual. It had a full charge and now it is down to almost nothing.

    Could something be on? do batteries wear out that fast after month?

    12-04-08 03:10 PM
  2. rimbuk's Avatar
    first thought is that this should probably go in the curve forum.

    but, turn down backlight brightness, turn off GPS... see if that helps.
    Also, use the auto-off feature to turn the phone off at night. Set it to the latest time you'd go to bed, and turn it on an hour before you wake up.
    12-04-08 03:27 PM
  3. joe003's Avatar
    For me, I use many of the features of my BB (GPS, mapping, media, email, etc.) every day. I keep mine charged as much as possible. I have wall chargers, car charger and USB plug ins. I've heard it's better to keep a frequent charge than to let it get below 50% and then charge it. These newer batteries don't retain a "memory", so frequent charging won't hurt anything. I also keep a spare battery handy, should I approach 50% and can use one of my charging methods.
    12-04-08 03:37 PM