1. raysivley's Avatar
    I seem to be having an issue the last few days of the battery bleeding MUCH faster that it has before. I don't use the phone more than I did before. but I went from 97% to 33% charge in 2.5 hours. Anybody got any ideas? I was on a combination of Wifi and LTE while I was using the phone
    08-23-2016 10:47 AM
  2. libra89's Avatar
    Have you installed any new apps? That's a big difference. Has anything changed like (the coverage of the area you are in)?
    08-23-2016 11:12 AM
  3. raysivley's Avatar
    I deleted several apps and downloaded one new one. Coverage hasn't changed since Feb
    08-23-2016 01:32 PM
  4. libra89's Avatar
    That's very odd. I would suggest getting it checked out if you have had it for a short time. From Feb to now is almost 6 months and I don't think that's enough time for a battery to go south that fast.

    I asked about the apps because Facebook is a known battery leech.
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    08-23-2016 06:33 PM
  5. raysivley's Avatar
    Iphone 6s battery bleed-img_1472035204.847451.jpg I suspect this is par for a lot of people
    08-24-2016 05:40 AM
  6. Jamie Wooten's Avatar


    Yeah about the same here. I use a battery case though so it doesn't bother me much.
    08-24-2016 09:38 AM
  7. arm71654's Avatar
    i got a mophie
    08-24-2016 10:44 AM
  8. Jamie Wooten's Avatar
    I use the apple battery case. Works great.
    08-24-2016 10:46 AM
  9. wetermommy's Avatar
    I've been having a bleed issue too lately. Within 4 hours it was dead and it's taking FOREVER to charge!!!! I got mine less than 9months ago.
    08-24-2016 03:05 PM
  10. Ariza16's Avatar
    I've noticed from my friends complaints that if you watch a lot of videos from FB app, it drains battery quick!
    08-25-2016 10:59 AM
  11. TripleOne's Avatar
    Mophie's a great solution
    08-29-2016 07:26 AM
  12. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    The 3 big battery users are screen brightness, push notifications, and location services. Turn your screen brightness down as much as possible. Turn off any push notifications you don't absolutely have to have. They really do use a lot of battery. Also, turn off location services for anything not neccessary. Especially for Facebook.
    Videos and intense gaming come in 4th.
    I have a couple of apps I use a lot that seem to use a lot of battery on the iOS 10 beta. I'll wait until they update after 10 is released in a couple weeks to make a judgement.

    You should have "never autoplay videos" checked in the Facebook Settings. They will kill your battery.
    08-29-2016 07:54 AM
  13. raysivley's Avatar
    Iphone 6s battery bleed-img_1472491245.307077.jpg

    Iphone 6s battery bleed-img_1472491264.746372.jpg

    This is a sample of how my battery acts. Charging from 19 to 40 in 20 minutes doesn't seem like that should be normal, but that's me
    08-29-2016 12:21 PM
  14. eve6er69's Avatar
    A fast charger can accomplish 1% per minute. Also have you downloaded a updated os? That may have something to do with battery life.
    09-11-2016 08:00 AM

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