It is no longer news that if you are experiencing rapid battery and/or data drain on your Android smartphone, you will likely find the Facebook and Messenger apps among the culprits – if they aren’t the only culprits. In the last few days, users of Messenger have complained of massive battery drain by the app. So, how can you fix this latest Messenger battery drain?
Facebook say this latest battery issue with Messenger is server-based and has now been fixed. If the issue affects your device, all you have to do is close the app and then start it again and you should be good.
I haven’t noticed any huge drain on my battery in recent times, so it looks like the issue didn’t affect my device. Let us know how things are at your end.
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