Battery Drain

iOS 13.5.1 Users Complaining of ‘Horrible’ Battery Drain Issue

If you’re experiencing excessive battery drain on your iPhone after upgrading to iOS 13.5.1, you’re not alone as many users seem to be having this issue with some users also reporting that their iPhone feels hot even when it's not doing anything (via ZDNet). Most users believe the unusual battery drain in iOS 13.5.1is related to...

iOS 10.1.1 Users Plagued with iPhone Battery Drain Issues

A growing number of iPhone users who updated to iOS 10.1.1 are having battery problems, with a thread on Apple’s support forums growing to 13 pages, filled with complaints about various iPhones turning off when the battery falls below a certain percentage, The Next Web reports. Majority of users are reporting that their phones die when there’s...

Facebook Responds to iOS App Battery Drain Issue

Yesterday, we reported how Facebook’s iOS app uses an extraordinary amount of resources when it’s in the background, leading to excessive battery drain. Today, Facebook has responded through a spokesperson, confirming that it is investigating the issue and is working to put out a fix “soon”, TechCrunch reports. “We have heard reports of some people experiencing battery...

How Facebook for iOS Continues to Drain Your iPhone Battery

Many iOS users report that the Facebook app uses an extraordinary amount of resources when it’s in the background. Apparently, the drain is even more pronounced when Background App Refresh is switched ‘off' for the Facebook app. This is because Facebook is actively creating channels to continue refreshing their app in the background when the user has explicitly...

Here’s a Step-by-Step Guide for Solving iOS Battery Drain

Yesterday, we shared an article from Overthought.org’s Scotty Loveless, detailing why the iOS Facebook app devours iPhone battery life. The step-by-step guide was recently updated to share how to solve iOS battery drain, based on the author’s “years of research and anecdotal evidence” gathered in the hundreds of Genius Bar appointments he took during his time as […]