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Samsung Gear S3 battery drain bug returns for some users

1 month ago   |   By 9to5Google

Samsung's Gear S3 smartwatches have been among the best you can get for the past couple of years, and they hold up well over time, too. However, a previous bug which caused severe battery drain is apparently rearing its ugly head again for some users...
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Samsung Gear S3 battery drain problems return, fix "coming soon"

Samsung Gear S3 battery drain problems return, fix "coming soon"

1 month ago   |   By Phone Arena

The Samsung Gear S3 is a great smartwatch. Or at least it was when it launched.
When we first got our hands on the Samsung Gear S3 in 2016, we were delighted by the device's multi-day battery life. Unfortunately, however, following a handful of firmware updates from Samsung, something happened and many Gear S3 owners began complaining about unusually fast battery drain. This was addressed in a revised version of the firmware that allegedly caused the issue to begin with and battery life was further improved with another update back in April of this year.
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