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How is the battery life on your Apple Watch?

Speedygi

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Anyone has any views on how long your Watch lasts in terms of battery? Do share:)
 

cornettbr

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Got mine last night and it was at 80% at 730 by 1245 it was at 65%. Today I woke up had it on until 1 and it dropped to 90% woke up at 730
 

Bigeric23

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I take it off the charger around 6:30 a.m. and by 11:00 p.m.--when I put it back on the charger--the watch has around 30% battery remaining.
 

PrincessKick

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I take it off the charger around 6:30 a.m. and by 11:00 p.m.--when I put it back on the charger--the watch has around 30% battery remaining.

My experience is similar. I take it off of the charger at 6am. By 930 it's approx 50-55%. By 1130 it's approx 30%. I have it on max brightness and haptic feedback. I receive a lot of notifications per day and wear it while exercising for about 45-60 minutes per day. I'm very pleased.
 
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Bigeric23

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My experience is similar. I take it off of the charger at 6am. By 930 it's approx 50-55%. By 1130 it's approx 30%. I have it on max brightness and haptic feedback. I receive a lot of notifications per day and wear it while exercising for about 45-60 minutes per day. I'm very pleased.

I'm pleased with the battery life, too. After reading all the negative reviews, I was worried; however, I don't even think about the battery anymore.
 

Flow39

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I can definitely make it through 20+ hours with it every day. I honestly thought it would be worse based on reviews, but my experience has been fine with it. :)
 

Jeff0575

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I have used my iWatch for 12 hours and only used 52 %. I can live with this.
 

pattylt

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I've been really impressed. I have the smaller size and was worried when everyone started talking about it probably not getting as long a battery life as the larger size (smaller size, smaller battery) but I've easily got about 30% left in my longest day and I'm using it a lot... and showing it off to friends and strangers a lot. I use the fitness tracker in the morning, check emails and reminders all day, use it to control my iPhone podcasts, pinged my iPhone twice already (can I say that little feature is awesome!) and used the map. The map seemed to drain it the most but it was still acceptable and I won't use it for long trips anyway.
 

PrincessKick

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38 mm sport 6 am to 1:30 am with lots of use (including exercise tracking for an hour) on max brightness = 12% left. I'm completely good with that.
 

Maf C

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10 hours in today. Some pretty heavy use. 3 hr cycle ride. Turned email notifications off as I get so much junk. Currently at 66%
 

Ledsteplin

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One should have no issues with the battery, as long as the watch is used as intended.


Sent from my ancient but trustworthy iPhone 5. ☮
 

cornettbr

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Battery is currently at 78% expect it to last through today and maybe tomorrow too
 

Sci_Fy

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Mine hasn't dropped far below 60%. I actually think it would last 2 days.