- Even while connected to WiFi, phone is draining battery at certain location(s)
- These location(s) may show weak or no cellular signal
- All Republic Wireless phones excluding the Huawei Ascend 5W
- Roaming coverage/poor cellular coverage
Enable airplane mode and then turn on WiFi and Bluetooth if needed
Even while connected and using WiFi, a weak cell signal will drain battery as the phone needs to "work harder" to maintain the cellular signal. This is noted in What Can Most Commonly Affect a Phone's Battery Life?
To determine your coverage, please see How to Check Your Coverage
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