[Gta04-owner] Power consumption without SIM

Christ van Willegen cvwillegen at gmail.com
Mon Feb 4 13:24:21 CET 2013

On Mon, Feb 4, 2013 at 12:52 PM, Paweł Więcek <coven at vmh.net> wrote:
> On Sun, 2013-02-03 at 15:13 +0100, Christ van Willegen wrote:
>> but it seems that the modem uses even more power when there is no SIM
>> inserted than if there is one...
>> Is this 'known behaviour', or did I do something wrong, or is there
> It's a known behaviour, I think Nikolaus wrote about it some time ago.
> As far as I remember the modem will not go to low power state before it
> successfully registeres to network or something like this.

True, but perhaps distro's can shut down the modem if there is no SIM
inserted? I can't recall if the modem can be switched off by software
or not...

Christ van Willegen
09 F9 11 02 9D 74 E3 5B D8 41 56 C5 63 56 88 C0

More information about the Gta04-owner mailing list