A Quick Way to Check Battery Levels on Your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods

Apple’s Batteries widget is a little known but highly useful tool for quickly assessing which of your small Apple devices is lowest on power—something you may wish to do when traveling with only one charging cable. To access it, switch to Today view on the iPhone, accessible by swiping right on the Home screen [...]

By |2019-06-03T11:50:30-04:00June 25th, 2019|iOS Tips|Comments Off on A Quick Way to Check Battery Levels on Your iPhone, Apple Watch, and AirPods

Three Ways to Tell If You Should Get a New iPhone Battery before 2019

Are you happy with your iPhone’s battery life? If your iPhone regularly ends up in Low Power Mode or doesn’t always make it to the end of the day without extra juice, read on to learn how to determine when it’s time for a new battery.It may be important to get to this soon because [...]

By |2018-12-03T16:19:26-04:00December 4th, 2018|iOS Tips|Comments Off on Three Ways to Tell If You Should Get a New iPhone Battery before 2019

Apple Lowers Battery-Replacement Pricing for iPhone 6 and Later

Did you hear about the battery-related controversy swirling around Apple at the end of 2017? There has been much hue and cry about how, starting with iOS 10.2.1, iOS has been slowing down iPhones with old, weak batteries to avoid unexpected shutdowns. In response, Apple posted A Message to Our Customers about iPhone Batteries [...]

By |2018-01-03T17:29:54-04:00January 23rd, 2018|iOS Tips|Comments Off on Apple Lowers Battery-Replacement Pricing for iPhone 6 and Later