How-To: Extend Your iPhone’s Battery Life between Charges

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How can I reduce power consumption to extend the life of my iPhone battery between charges?

First you want to selectively turn off notifications for nonessential applications. Do the following:

1. Touch the “Settings” icon
2. Go to the “Notification Center”
3. Scroll down to view your applications
4. Turn off notifications for nonessential applications

Now turn off Bluetooth if you are not using Bluetooth devices:

1. Touch the “Settings” icon
2. Turn off Bluetooth

Now close unnecessary active applications.

Use the following instructions for iOS 7:

1. Double-click on your “Home” button
2. Scroll to the right to view active applications
3. Swipe upward on the app you would like to close

Use the following instructions for earlier operating systems:

1. Double-click on your “Home” button
2. Touch and hold any icon for approximately 3 seconds (for iOS below 7 only)
3. Scroll right to view active applications
4. Touch the “X” next to the applications you want to close

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