You've tried power banks and even fast chargers to negate its impact, but turns out Google had a trick up its sleeve that they have now revealed. It's something that Google confirmed at its Android Dev Summit this week, where the company put together a presentation showing the power draw of different modes and colors. But this is about to change, now that Google is introducing a new API for Android.
"But this isn't just about that".
Another chart projected by Google showed that in regular mode, a screenshot of Google Maps at maximum brightness consumes 250mA of battery power on an AMOLED screened Pixel handset, compared to 230mA of battery power used on an LCD-screened Apple iPhone 7.
Screens have become a ubiquitous part of our lives, making their way into virtually every part of work and leisure time. Battery life differences between dark and light app designs. We think so simply because it looks like you have to actively seek out the update, instead of having a pop up appear on your screen. That's something smartphone-savvy users have long suspected, that dark mode will help conserve battery life.
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Google also acknowledged that its Material Design initiative uses white as a primary color.
Results between the two phones were comparable in Normal Mode, though results showed a much greater disparity with Night Mode.
Google has also announced that in less than a year, the app has a whopping 30 million monthly users, which I am sure is earning Google some $$$. Well, despite the announcement, there's no exact time given by Google as to when we will see the API working on Android devices. Google has added widely requested features in the latest In-app Updates API.
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