Article: Balancing Cellular Performance and Battery Life
One of the common issues that all Windows Mobile OEMS and users deal with is balancing the battery life of their device with higher network performance. This is because all 3G networks such as EvDO and HSDPA require additional battery power to transmit and receive data at the higher data rates. The impact on battery life is greater than you may think. Switching from 3G to 2G roughly doubles the battery life of Windows Mobile devices. Learn how to switch from 3G to 2G and read how OEMs could improve battery life while maximizing performance.
Chris De Herrera
Microsoft MVP - Mobile Devices & Tablet PC
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