Battery Burn (Drains Battery)

Battery Burn (Drains Battery)


(3 stars)


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***Users using Android 4.0 or greater may experience force closes when using the camera LED flash***
This app is basically one that performs operations that are heavy on your device's battery, rapidly decreasing its charge.

There are a couple of uses for something like this such as bench-marking, and completing a battery charge cycle quickly.
Anyways, the application uses the following to deplete the battery:

-Maximizes Brightness on screen (Only while app is running, this reverts after exit)
-Polls GPS for location (Turn GPS on in advance)
-Scans WiFi (Turn WiFi on in advance)
-Flashes camera LED
-Pulses Vibrator
-Opens a CPU intensive thread (On my device this caused the application to use around 80% of the CPU)
-Displays Battery temperature, and closes program if it goes over 50 degrees celsius
-Records the amount of time elapsed
-Displays the battery level
-Plays a video

Previous Changes:
-Auto turns on WiFi for you
-Asks if you want to enable GPS
-Fixed crashes when pausing and resuming drain mode
-Adjusted interface to work with smaller screens better
-Loads last used configuration
-Fixed time counter bugs
-Potentially fixed Flash issue on most devices

Of course, all of these things are toggle-able in the application, so you can enable or disable them to your liking.

Also before leaving a negative rating/review, please email me with detailed information on your problem so I may assist you. If you have any suggestions, please email me as well, I take into account all emails sent to me!
Disclaimer: I am not responsible for what happens with this application. Each device is different, and you should be able judge on what your device can handle, otherwise, just don't use this application.

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Recently changed in this version

-Potentially fixed Flash issue on most devices, again.
-Fixed force crashes when using camera flash
-Camera flash always strobes, to prevent LED from overheating

Comments and ratings for Battery Burn (Drains Battery)
  • (50 stars)

    by Joost Me on 24/10/2013

    It is nice that it takes pictures every couple seconds, but for the rest it only uses about 10% cpu on a Galaxy S3! "BatteryDrain" works better

  • (50 stars)

    by A Google User on 01/05/2013

    Just what I was looking so I can use battery repair app before going to bed.

  • (50 stars)

    by D Luther on 21/03/2013

    was hoping this would be the best app to drain a battery and it doesn't even work, complete crap

  • (50 stars)

    by Jeff Rubin on 20/02/2013

    App ran for about 3 seconds and then just quit.

  • (50 stars)

    by Ben on 08/08/2012

    Small bug, when the drainer has started and you go to options to change a setting it does not save and you can't save new options until you have reset the app. Even if you stop the drainer and try to set the option again it will not save.

  • (50 stars)

    by Dave on 26/05/2012

    fc issue on bionic with camera flash ie. fc when its checked

  • (50 stars)

    by omnist on 09/05/2012

    Tried it. Didn't work. Used another. Worked perfectly. Too bad. Back to drawing board.