1. shakey jake's Avatar
    My phone is 8 months old and my battery seems to run out too quick.
    Is 5hrs with maybe 1 or 2 of talk time ok?
    05-15-2009 03:43 PM
  2. rknowlt's Avatar
    Not OK at all, unless you are using it nonstop for internet and videos the whole 5 hours, and even then that's not fantastic.
    05-15-2009 04:02 PM
  3. JustinHorn's Avatar
    This happen to be b/c something got screwed up with the Mail app always got hung up or something.

    Things to try in order of easy to hard:
    1) Just reboot the phone. Turn it off and back.
    2) Try a forced reboot by holding home and lock button.
    3) Do a restore using a backup
    4) Delete your mail settings and enter them again
    5) Do a restore as new iPhone (you will lose all settings, but this should fix it for sure if the above don't)

    Good Luck!
    05-15-2009 04:49 PM
  4. Jeremy's Avatar
    With a little bit of everything - phone, internet, texting, etc... I've gotten around 7 hours of usage and 24 hours of standby. (With 3G, location, and bluetooth enabled)

    *I am currently on the 3.0 software.

    For tips on better battery life please go to the following thread: http://forum.theiphoneblog.com/iphon...tery-life.html
    05-15-2009 04:51 PM
  5. Stevie No-Wonder's Avatar
    It also helps to (about once a month) run the battery all the way dead and then fully charge it.
    05-15-2009 06:31 PM
  6. Kickstar13's Avatar
    It may be time for a new battery. You can get it replaced at any authorized Apple Store.
    05-16-2009 11:55 AM
  7. Tramain's Avatar
    If you still have a warrenty take to apple store and they will replace it
    05-17-2009 08:43 AM
  8. forte831's Avatar
    I just got my iPhone about four days ago and the battery life has not Bren very good at all I have a 3g unlocked and am running on edge on t mobile. Does re battery improve over time?
    05-18-2009 10:07 AM