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Questions tagged [sleep]

"Sleep" or "sleep mode" is a capable of some devices to enter a low power mode, generally by an automatic process after some period of inactivity.


Is it better to shut down my Kindle Fire or just put it to sleep?

When is it better for me to shut down my Kindle Fire vs. putting it to sleep? Does putting it in sleep mode drain the battery?