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Old 02-04-2013, 12:26 PM   #3621
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If its jailbroken, I remember there was an app that would keep flashing your camera flash for notifications. That drains battery though.
It would also be incredibly bright.

Does the Z10 have the notification LED still? I always thought that was a cool feature.
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Old 02-04-2013, 12:40 PM   #3622
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If its jailbroken, I remember there was an app that would keep flashing your camera flash for notifications. That drains battery though.
It can do that without a jail break.
It's in accessibility.
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Old 02-04-2013, 12:48 PM   #3623
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It can do that without a jail break.
It's in accessibility.
Accessibility only flashes once if i recall correctly, at least when i used it.

You can set the intervals for when the camera flashes for messages when using the jailbroken tweak to say maybe every 30 seconds if you have an unread message.
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Old 02-04-2013, 02:21 PM   #3624
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Jailbroken just now on iOS 6.1
Cant wait to change the settings that annoyed me with the stock iOS.

Here is the software to jailbreak:
http://www.evad3rs.net/2013/01/ios-6...oad-links.html

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http://www.evad3rs.net/2013/01/ios-6...-iphone-5.html
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Old 02-04-2013, 03:04 PM   #3625
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Been great other then that. It's just the speaker for the speaker phone and Siri. Probably my fault honestly. It sits in my dusty baseball bag during practice everyday. This one is way more scratched up anyway haha
I was told you don't need a case.
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Old 02-04-2013, 03:10 PM   #3626
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Jailbroken just now on iOS 6.1
Cant wait to change the settings that annoyed me with the stock iOS.

Here is the software to jailbreak:
http://www.evad3rs.net/2013/01/ios-6...oad-links.html

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Old 02-04-2013, 03:30 PM   #3627
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how the hell do you connect a bluetooth device to an ipad? it says paired on my phone but the ipad refuses to connect to it or something
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Old 02-04-2013, 03:33 PM   #3628
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cydia is working fine.
I just downloaded smsNinja, that was the primary reason for me to jailbreak. Now downloading sbsettings.
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Old 02-04-2013, 03:55 PM   #3629
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how the hell do you connect a bluetooth device to an ipad? it says paired on my phone but the ipad refuses to connect to it or something
You can only pair your BT with one device. If it says paired on your phone, then it's connected to the phone.
You need to disconnect from the phone before the iPad will connect.
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Old 02-05-2013, 03:56 PM   #3630
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You can only pair your BT with one device. If it says paired on your phone, then it's connected to the phone.
You need to disconnect from the phone before the iPad will connect.
i disconnected everything but the ipad and it still doesnt connect. is it because i cant type in the passcode or something? never had to do that before with anything else though
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Old 02-05-2013, 04:00 PM   #3631
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No there is not a light. You can set alerts to "wake" the screen a certain number of times, maybe that could function as a substitute.

As for the arrow, not sure. I rarely use iCal.
Well hell.

What calendar do you use? Sumptin sexyuhr than the phone's built in calendar?
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Old 02-05-2013, 04:01 PM   #3632
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i disconnected everything but the ipad and it still doesnt connect. is it because i cant type in the passcode or something? never had to do that before with anything else though
You might have to reset the headset. I had one and I guess it had a limit to how many things it could connect to. It was in the user manual on how to reset it, and after I did that, it worked fine.
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Old 02-05-2013, 04:31 PM   #3633
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Well hell.

What calendar do you use? Sumptin sexyuhr than the phone's built in calendar?
Hah. iCal is clean.

I haven't fully got into using my phone as my calendar yet.

I like this better than iCal though.

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Old 02-05-2013, 05:15 PM   #3634
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You might have to reset the headset. I had one and I guess it had a limit to how many things it could connect to. It was in the user manual on how to reset it, and after I did that, it worked fine.
**** that. i dont use the ipad enough to reset my phone. thanks for the heads up though
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Old 02-05-2013, 06:20 PM   #3635
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**** that. i dont use the ipad enough to reset my phone. thanks for the heads up though
Reset the bluetooth, not the phone lol.

Mine could pair with up to 5 things (I got it used), and when I got the bluetooth it wouldn't connect. Reset it (30 second process), and it worked great!
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Old 02-05-2013, 06:31 PM   #3636
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Reset the bluetooth, not the phone lol.

Mine could pair with up to 5 things (I got it used), and when I got the bluetooth it wouldn't connect. Reset it (30 second process), and it worked great!
bluetooth was reset. the problem is on the ipads side. oh well, pos just doesnt work
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Old 02-06-2013, 09:19 PM   #3637
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Too lazy to google... does it fix the battery drain problem?
Also LTE reliability/availability seems to have decreased with 6.0.2. That was a sh1tty upgrade.
I'm glad I didn't go 6.1.

Bad iOS 6.1 Battery Life, Other Bugs Plague iOS 6.1 Users
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In extreme cases, we are seeing bad battery life on iOS 6.1 that drains the battery to almost 50% in less than six hours.
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We are also hearing reports of sub-par signal strength on iOS 6.1, with users saying that the 3G signal is worse on iOS 6.1. Reports on Apple's Support Forums don't single out one carrier or device, but we've heard that the AT&T iPhone is experiencing signal issues for at least one reader.
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Old 02-06-2013, 09:50 PM   #3638
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I'm on 6.1 and battery life is fine for me. Slightly less than 6.0.1 (which was the best battery life for me), but there are so many variables it is effectively the same.

People complain about this every time there is a new update. What is probably happening is that people or the phones are backing up/restoring/syncing after the update, and the battery is draining as a consequence of that, not the update itself.

I think the only legitimate complaint was for 6.0, as there was a problem where it would switch to LTE even when you had wifi when you were asleep. 6.0.1 fixed that problem.

However, I did notice the same problem once when I was on 6.0.2. The battery life overall was fine, but it showed LTE when I woke my phone up and I was connected to wifi. So I'm not sure if the problem crept back in.

I've gone something like 2 days on standby, and 8-10 hours of usage. Wifi most of the time, but the phone wasn't babied otherwise. I just use it when I need it. That includes leaving it unplugged overnight while I sleep.

I have noticed that on 6.0.1, it drained maybe 1% overnight, but now it is 5%+. I am running trillian now, though, so it's an uncontrolled for variable.

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Old 02-06-2013, 10:19 PM   #3639
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I'm on 6.1 and battery life is fine for me. Slightly less than 6.0.1 (which was the best battery life for me), but there are so many variables it is effectively the same.

People complain about this every time there is a new update. What is probably happening is that people or the phones are backing up/restoring/syncing after the update, and the battery is draining as a consequence of that, not the update itself.

I think the only legitimate complaint was for 6.0, as there was a problem where it would switch to LTE even when you had wifi when you were asleep. 6.0.1 fixed that problem.

However, I did notice the same problem once when I was on 6.0.2. The battery life overall was fine, but it showed LTE when I woke my phone up and I was connected to wifi. So I'm not sure if the problem crept back in.

I've gone something like 2 days on standby, and 8-10 hours of usage. Wifi most of the time, but the phone wasn't babied otherwise. I just use it when I need it. That includes leaving it unplugged overnight while I sleep.

I have noticed that on 6.0.1, it drained maybe 1% overnight, but now it is 5%+. I am running trillian now, though, so it's an uncontrolled for variable.
Nice analysis.
But I wouldn't call 1% to 5% "essentially the same". It's 5 times more (on standby).
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Old 02-06-2013, 10:21 PM   #3640
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