Tag Archives: Battery

iPhone 7 Plus with larger battery, 256GB option

According to Chinese site MyDrivers , Apple is working on a 256GB storage option along with a larger 3,100mAh battery for the upcoming iPhone 7 Plus.  However, the report does not mention how Apple’s storage structure will be like. Which means Apple could do 16GB, 64GB and 256GB, or some other variation (ideally 64GB, 128GB and 256GB). A 3,100mAh…

iPhone 6s with TSMC chip will run cooler and offer better battery performance than Samsung’s A9 chips

There’s been a lot of buzz regarding Apple’s decision to split the manufacturing of the A9 chip inside the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus. Some models ship with a TSMC chip, others ship with a Samsung one. But, there’s no way to tell until you’ve got the phone, powered it up and checked for yourself. One would think both chips would offer the same…

iPhone 6s Plus will have smaller battery than its predecessor

The upcoming iPhone 6s Plus will have a 2750 mAh battery, which makes it smaller than the 2915 mAh battery found in the current iPhone 6 Plus, according to images leaked by Taiwanese website AppleClub .  This goes in line with the iPhone 6s, which also has a smaller 1715 mAh battery, which was found in Apple’s 3D Touch demo video for the iPhone 6s….

Sketchy report claims Apple working on smaller battery for next iPhone

While we’ve seen plenty of leaks and reports about the upcoming iPhone 6s, we’ve seen little regarding an iPhone 6c. Many speculate that such a phone would be a new 4-inch iPhone to satisfy those wanting a smaller iPhone. However, there hasn’t been any hardware leaks for such a device in months. That is, until now. NoWhereElse.fr has supposedly gotten…

5.5-inch iPhone 6 battery with 2,915mAh capacity caught on video

Following previous leaks, a new video has emerged allegedly showing the battery belonging to the 5.5-inch iPhone 6. The video, shared by serial leakers Nowhereelse.fr, shows a battery with a 2,915mAh capacity running at 4.35 volts with Apple part number 616-0675, all of which is in line with previous information. A 2,915mAh capacity would represent a…

Apple opens iPhone 5 battery replacement program after defect spotted

Apple today has published a support page detailing that a “very small percentage” of iPhone 5′s have a battery that requires more frequent charging and may not last as long as non-affected batteries. The program allows owners of affected devices to have their batteries replaced free of charge either in an Apple Store, through mail, or at an authorized…

iPhone 6 could feature larger capacity 2100 mAh battery

Last month, we saw photos of a purported iPhone 6 battery with a capacity of 1810 mAh, shown above, representing a slight improvement over the battery capacity of the current iPhone 5s. A new claim from a Chinese source, via GforGames, suggests that the batter previous pictured was a ‘test unit’ and that the 4.7-inch iPhone 6 will sport a larger 2100 mAh…

Ex-Apple Store Genius posts iOS battery saving technique guide

Scotty Loveless is a former Apple Store employee, where he worked as a Genius and iOS technician. He also has a blog at Overthought.org, where he happened to write a post titled “The Ultimate Guide to Solving iOS Battery Drain.” He has, over the years of working at the Apple Store, researched how to best combat the effects of battery drain on iOS devices,…