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Hi guys,

I got to thinking what if one just used Mobile Web Based Sites such as Facebook, Instagram, Etc. And just not install the Apps from the Play-Store? Just use the default (which is what I'm doing to type this) browser or your browser of choice from the play store. Do apps waste battery or does the browser waste more...
 
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Pretty sure the browser consumes may more power.
 
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It would depend on how buggy the app/wrapper is. Run each for a set period of time then just compare power usage with your phone's internal tracking or an app like Accubattery.
 
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If you close the browser tab when you are done it shouldn't consume background power like a native app could (such as Instagram). That said, they typically don't use much background power unless it is trashly written.
 
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Ah good to hear. Just a quick question that was all :pimp: I mean I have the S8+ and I use Instagram, Facebook as my social and course SAMSUNG Browser for my Forums

Just to note Accubattery uses more battery so it's best to use the settings monitor from time to time
 
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