1. twistedjustice81285's Avatar
    With ios 8.1 I've noticed that using safari substantially drains the battery quicker than usual. I have yet to fully test it out but has anyone experienced this as well?
    10-24-2014 05:19 PM
  2. bamf-hacker's Avatar
    I use Safari a lot and have not noticed any significant additional battery drain.
    10-24-2014 05:48 PM
  3. Ledsteplin's Avatar
    I don't see how Safari would drain a battery any more than other app that goes online. Such as Facebook or Twitter. I had a battery drain issue after 8.1. I found where several new widget apps were using background app refresh. Turned those off. I then Reset Network Settings. Also turned a few apps off in location services. They were new. My battery seems to be OK now. Well, for a 14 month old iP 5.


    Sent from my ancient but trustworthy iPhone 5.
    10-24-2014 06:14 PM
  4. acerace113's Avatar
    If you are using websites with webGL then yes your battery will drain faster. If not then it shouldn't be draining fast.


    Sent from my 5th gen iPod touch or iPhone 5S using Tapatalk
    10-25-2014 08:07 AM

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