1. iMore Question's Avatar
    I leave my iPhone plugged in, charging all night. When it reaches full charge, perhaps in the middle of the night and it is left charging, is it harmful?
    08-08-2016 07:36 PM
  2. SwitchBeach's Avatar
    No. It is not harmful.
  3. SwitchBeach's Avatar
    No. It is not harmful.
    08-08-2016 07:41 PM
  4. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    Welcome to iMore! Just as @SwitchBeach stated, charging overnight won't harm your device. I've been doing it for years without issue. That being said, I wouldn't leave it plugged in for days at a time.
    08-08-2016 09:34 PM
  5. Spencercraft11's Avatar
    Most Apple products won't overcharge so your fine !!! :-)
    08-10-2016 04:22 PM
  6. Honey Beagle's Avatar
    I as well charge phones and iPads over night in many times. No problems here either.
    08-10-2016 09:36 PM
  7. eyecrispy's Avatar
    I charge my devices overnight. Haven't had any issues.
    08-11-2016 05:38 AM
  8. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    I charge mine during wake hours. Often times while using it. Sometimes leaving it plugged in a while after it reaches 100%. No issues from that as far as I can tell. I like having a full charge at bedtime.
    08-11-2016 07:56 AM
  9. pkcable's Avatar
    There's circuitry that prevents over charging. The problem happens when you use knock off chargers that don't have the circuitry, or that have the incorrect volts and amps. (It's more so the bricks that are the problem, not so much the cords although you should always use apple cords OR apple certified cords)
    08-11-2016 09:43 AM

Similar Threads

  1. Why has my iPhone 5s come up asking for a 6 digit code?
    By iMore Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 08-17-2016, 10:56 AM
  2. How do I remove the back of an iPhone?
    By iMore Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 08-09-2016, 10:34 AM
  3. How to change your Trainer nickname in Pokemon Go
    By iMore.com in forum iMore.com News Discussion
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: 08-09-2016, 02:24 AM
  4. Replies: 1
    Last Post: 08-08-2016, 06:26 PM
  5. Apple iPhone 6, locked or unlocked?
    By iMore Question in forum Ask a Question
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-08-2016, 06:16 PM
LINK TO POST COPIED TO CLIPBOARD