Charging Indicator next to Battery Percentage [Solved]

asked 2014-04-28 12:34:47 +0300

ozzi gravatar image

updated 2014-04-28 13:27:44 +0300

Since the 1.0.5 Update i always have the indicator next to the battery percentage. Its there when its plugged in and running on battery.

Am I the only one?

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On my phone the icon (the white square with the current symbol) is always there, but it only displays the connected state (plug coming in from the left-hand side of the display) when it is actually connected. I am not sure but I believe that's how it has been before the last update... Anyway, this is the behavior I'd expect, but the different states could be a little bit more noticeable, IMHO.

tokaru ( 2014-04-28 13:09:02 +0300 )edit

Due to my background i didn't even see the plug coming from the left. I don't like the concept of this, why always display something? Keep it minimal, if its charging display an icon, if not, don't. Easy :)

ozzi ( 2014-04-28 13:27:12 +0300 )edit

Because users need to know what the percentage number relates to... well yes, one would be pretty safe to assume it is about the battery, but who knows - this could also be used device storage or CPU usage. I think an animation would be good to visualize the loading status... people have learnt that.

tokaru ( 2014-04-28 14:06:00 +0300 )edit