Why does my iPhone show the wrong battery percentage?

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Why does my iPhone show the wrong battery percentage?

The bug is caused by changing the time either manually or by traveling to different time zones. APPLE IS INVESTIGATING a bug that causes the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus to display the incorrect battery percentage. Then go into Settings > General > Date & Time and turn ‘Set Automatically’ on.

Why my phone is not showing correct battery percentage?

It’s likely that the battery indicator won’t say 100 percent, so plug the charger back in (leave your phone on) and continue charging until it says 100 percent on-screen as well. Unplug your phone and restart it. If it doesn’t say 100 percent, plug the charger back in until it says 100 percent on screen.

How do I calibrate my iPhone 5s battery?

Step By Step Battery Calibration

  1. Use your iPhone until it shuts off automatically.
  2. Let your iPhone sit overnight to drain the battery further.
  3. Plug your iPhone in and wait for it to power up.
  4. Hold down the sleep/wake button and swipe “slide to power off”.
  5. Let your iPhone charge for at least 3 hours.

Why does my iPhone battery say 1%?

If you power when it says 1% and the battery is still has charge your not resetting anything. If its still saying 1% then its not shutting itself down. Keep restarting when it powers off until you see a black scree with a battery on it and nothing else. then do a full charge, and leave the phone to charge overnight.

Why is my battery percentage not increasing?

If your computer is showing a charger being plugged and yet the battery percentage is not increasing, it could just be a case of software malfunction or the battery may be too old and might be charging too slowly. It is also possible that the charger itself is faulty and you may need to replace it.

What do you do when your battery percentage won’t change?

Leave the phone off while it is charging. Turn your phone on and wait for it to boot. On the home screen, if the battery meter shows 100%, unplug it from the charger, if does not then switch it off and continue to charge until the battery charge displays 100%.

What to do when your iPhone battery percentage is 0%?

In other words, let the iPhone run through a charge cycle: fully charge the iPhone and use the phone throughout the day until the battery reaches 0%. If while using the iPhone you don’t see that same issue, great; but I would still let the battery go to empty.

How can I tell how much battery is left on my iPhone 5?

Knowing how much battery you have left on your iPhone 5 is very important, and the default setting on the device will show the iPhone 5 battery percentage as an image. But this default icon view of the remaining battery can be a little vague.

What’s the percentage of battery life on a cell phone?

Normally i do 2 -3 days with a full battery, now suddenly not 1 day anymore. Then sometimes I’ve 30% and in 10sec it drops 20%, i restart and suddenly it’s up to 50%, I leave it and it drops in a few minutes to 10%. Isn’t that wrong? Also when he has less than 20%, the phone dies, I try to start it up and he starts up with 30%.

Is the battery life on the iPhone 5 good?

While the iPhone 5 does have a very good battery life, the usability and convenience of the device means that you will probably be using it heavily throughout the day. Heavy usage will drain the battery faster and, as a result, you might not be able to go an entire day away from home without a charge.

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