1. CheeseNinja's Avatar
    Does performing a full cycle charge ever month make the battery life last longer and battery lifespan last longer? I asked because some people say it does and some people say it doesn't
    04-19-2011 12:09 AM
  2. WeRuleCheats's Avatar
    As far as I can see, it makes no difference, apple use Lithium-ion batteries which don't have a memory effect like old school nickel batteries did. One thing I use is my Mophie Case - has a battery in it, I'm a heavy user so helps me out all the time, makes the iphone go for twice as long.
    04-19-2011 06:20 AM
  3. ghostface147's Avatar
    Correction, lithium polymer.
    04-19-2011 08:06 AM
  4. stoneland's Avatar
    It could just be the placebo effect, but Apple does recommend it on their website, doesn't it? Anyway, I do it if I remember to. Sometimes I run the battery down more often than I probably should since I use it so much. I don't think it really matters, and I have yet to see a degradation in battery life and performance from running it down to zero (knock on wood!).
    04-19-2011 08:40 AM
  5. CheeseNinja's Avatar
    Thanks for the input guys
    04-19-2011 11:13 AM