5 Battery-Saving Tips for iPhone 4S

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If you, like most of us, struggle to resist the call of apps, games and the internet and cannot always make your iPhone 4S battery last the day, here are 5 easy to follow tips on how to preserve battery life:

How to improve battery life on your iPhone 4S

Reduce brightness of your screen in your ‘Settings’; Use Wi-Fi over 3G if you are able, as it means your device does not have to look for a 3G signal; Block GPS tracking on your apps such as Facebook unless absolutely necessary; Switch off “Fetch” and “Push” notifications in ‘Settings’ for your ‘Mail’ ‘Contacts’ and ‘Calendar’, and also switch ‘Notifications’ to ‘off’. Just check for updates yourself by going into the feature you wish to see updates on; and ddo the same with app notifications – just click ‘no’ when your apps ask if you would like an alert.

And there you go – give it a try and let us know how it goes! And remember, you don’t have to use all these tips to improve battery life on your iPhone 4S. Sometimes one or two is enough to make a difference. And if all else fails, there are extended battery packs.

If you can think of any other tips that can help improve the battery life of the iPhone 4S, do tell us. Have a good weekend folks!

Alex customizes his cars and smartphones like its going out of fashion. Jumping between Korean and American, not only does Alex provide in-depth reviews but he usually hangs on to the models for some “real world testing” weeks at a time.