Apps may request a WAKE_LOCK to keep a device component from "sleeping", so they can perform a task even when the display is turned off. Obviously, those "Wakelocks" can become an issue for how long your battery's charge holds...

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How to deal with (orphaned) WakeLocks?

I guess most of you at least have heard about WakeLocks. Many of you will have experienced them already -- wether knowingly or not. Some may know how to deal with them in general -- but only few know ...
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l2_hsic prevents my device from Deep Sleep. How to fix it?

I have installed BetterBatteryStats and CPU SPY, because I noticed that I had a faster than normal battery consumption when the tab was left alone. I made a 30 mins test Wifi OFF, Flight Mode On, ...
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Nexus 6p - kernel wakelock - bluesleep

... to continue troubleshooting to my previous question 6.0 marshmallow - partial? wakelock detector without root, I root my phone to install BetterBatteryStats and now seeing that Kernel Wakelock's - ...
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partial? wakelock detector without root

I'm using Huawei Nexus 6p with Android 6.0.1 and I noticed that recently in Battery's History details, Awake is pretty much solid all the time( I do NOT have root, how should I go about finding which ...
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YouTube app holds a long wakelock. What app settings can I change to keep it from doing this?

I am using an HTC Evo 4g with Android 2.3.5 Gingerbread. I'm trying to deal with apps which keep my phone from entering sleep mode, and the YouTube app is a major offender. With downloaded apps, ...