Bad news: 10% worse battery life on Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge after Android 7.0 Nougat update

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge are two of the most popular Android phones out there, and now, they are getting updated to the latest version of the Android operating system: Android 7.0 Nougat.
Along with all the great new features and improvements, there was one key aspect of the experience that we wanted to test: battery life.
The Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge have traditionally delivered a very good battery life, easily lasting through a full day even when you use your phone a lot. The S7 Edge with its massive 3,600 mAh battery in particular delivered excellent battery life.
So has battery life changed with Android 7.0 Nougat?
We put all phones on equal grounds in our testing and we double-checked the resultsWe tested both the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge, expecting to see them perform even better with Google’s latest update and improvements. Sadly, we saw the opposite: battery life on both phones has actually worsened by up to some 10%. We have run the tests carefully and double-checked for mistakes, but the results were consistent.

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