There’s not a single smartphone user in the world who doesn’t worry about their phone battery. As Jerry Seinfeld said people nowadays feel tired and exhausted when their phone battery reaches around 19%. So, what can we do to save battery in iPhone ?
How to save battery in iPhone? – These practices work
First of all its necessary to understand who is eating all your battery power. There are practices for usage, maintenance, heat issues, settings and many more.
How to check battery usage in your iPhone ?
To check the battery usage in your iPhone, Go to Settings -> Battery.
The battery usage for almost activity could be analyzed in the images above. How much battery is drained by third party apps, phone, music and others. The usage for Last 24 hours, Last 7 days could be seen here.
No Signal/Mobile Connection Areas
This is one crucial thing that users have to understand. Our phone is constantly trying to be in contact with the local mobile carrier. In case if there is very less mobile coverage or no connection, the phone’s receiver is constantly scanning for the signal which will definitely drain your phone’s battery. Also, to save battery, you can put the phone in Airplane Mode which will stop looking for mobile connection.
Delete Facebook or any other power draining app.
Yes, I said it, Delete facebook. Facebook is one power-draining app. There is nothing to blame Mark Zuckerberg for this because the app is packed with features, background activities and layers of views. If you are an avid user of Facebook, you can use it via a mobile browser which would reduce battery consumption.
Low Power Mode
Low Power Mode reduces consumption by stopping some features that aren’t crucial to your daily activity. This mode could be enable via Settings or through Control Center.
Display & Brightness
There isn’t much to explain here. Reducing the brightness of the screen and auto-lock timer will save power.
This is one crucial thing to do. Close apps that are open for a long time and are unused. You can double press the home button and the app drawer will show the applications that are open. Swipe up to close them.
Apps running in background
This is a great feature that is used by many apps. Apps have the provision to do activity in the background even when the app is not currently active in the foreground. This could drain your battery drastically.
Dont let battery go below this
Scientists believe that keeping the battery between 40% to 80% is the ideal level. Try to not allow battery to drain below 20% unless and until there is an emergency.
Put the iPhone face Down
Putting the iPhone face down makes sure that the screen is not turned on for every notification. This is a power saver.
Google Maps or any other map application requires GPS or the location tracking to keep track of your moving activity. Turning off the location tracking from Settings could save a lot of battery.
There are two modes in setting wallpaper in your iPhone called Still and Perspective. Perspective gives a 3 dimensional feel to the images. Setting in still will save battery in iPhone.
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