[qtmoko] flight mode power consumption / turning gsm back on
psonek2 at seznam.cz
Tue Aug 28 13:21:28 CEST 2012
On Tuesday, August 28, 2012 08:54:12 AM robin wrote:
> I have a question regarding the flight mode:
> if I turn it on (GTA02 qtmoko v47) the icon is shown on the home screen and
> calls are not possible anymore, so this is how I expected it to behave, but
> the antenna still seems to be on as I see some bars indicating reception
> and the power consumption stays the same as without flight mode.
I dont know much about it, but i think flight mode means that you dont transmit
any signal, but you can still receive signal strength.
Modems have AT commands for airplane mode. I tried it on GTA04 (AT_OAIR)
without any effect, maybe i did something wrong...
> once was a paper which looked at different parts of power consumption of
> the freerunner and if I remember correctly GSM was one of the major
You can check yourself - power off the modem and put the phone in suspend and
> Now if I turn flight mode of the GSM apparently cannot connect to the
> station anymore and I have to reboot.
No idea here. I dont use airplanes ;-)
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