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These applications are draining most of your data and battery life

Applications are draining most of your data and battery life: Facebook, Spotify and Samsung's Security Policy Update service are among the worst culprits for draining data and battery from your Android phones, according to a  Want to know which apps are killing your battery AVG reveals all! In AVG's latest quarterly Android App Performance Report, the online security company studied one million of its users to see which apps were the most resource-consuming (data, battery and storage) on their devices. In terms of 'Overall Performance Impact' on your phone, the top (or worst) five were as follows: Facebook Spotify Instagram Path Amazon Android Of course, it's not necessarily the apps in themselves that are the problem, but the amount of time that people spend on them (think you spend too much time on Facebook? An app has recently come out that helps you monitor your smartphone habits). This explains why Amazon's app ranked so highly during the Christmas period.