How to Fix iOS 10 Battery Problems
on iPhone/iPad

Summary

iPhone battery draining fast after updating to iOS 10? This guide will tell you some solutions to fix this annoying problem.

Sep. 21, 2016

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The brand new iOS 10 is available to public now, and Apple called it "the biggest release for our users". Many Apple users updated their iPhone/iPad the first time to experience the new features of iOS 10. And they also find some problems after updating to iOS 10. In the previous post, we have already talked about Bluetooth Issues and App Crashing Issues, and here in this guide we will help you fix iOS 10 battery issues on iPhone/iPad/iPod touch, including the way to solve iOS 10 battery draining fast.

Part 1. Common iOS 10 Battery Issues on iPhone/iPad

According to the battery issues happened after updating to iOS 7/8/9, and the latest issues reported by iOS 10 users, here we list the most common battery issues you may meet after installing iOS 10.

  • iOS 10 battery draining fast on iPhone/iPad.
  • Abnormal bad battery life issues on iOS 10.
  • The iPhone heats up randomly and battery goes down fast.
  • iPhone shuts off with battery to spare, but it shows you need to connect the device to a charger before it can open again.

Part 2. How to Fix iOS Battery Issues on iPhone/iPad

Do you meet those iOS 10 battery problems listed in Part 1? If so, just read and get some solutions to fix those annoying issues to make iPhone battery last longer.

  • Check the battery usage. Go to Settings > Battery to check if there is an app that is the chief culprit.
  • Reboot your iPhone/iPad. Hold down the wake/sleep button and Home button until the Apple logo appears.
  • Reset all settings. Go to Settings > General > Reset > Reset All Settings to factory default.
  • Enable Low Power Mode. Go to Settings > Battery > Turn on Low Power Mode.
  • Turn on Airplane Mode. Just enable Airplane Mode when you are not using the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
  • Turn off background app refresh. When you turn on this feature, the app will work in the background and use the battery. If you don’t need the apps refresh automatically, just Go to Settings > General > Background App Refresh > Turn it off.
  • Turn off Location Services. Open Settings app > Privacy > Location Services > Turn it off. Or you can also set it to enable the services while using the app.
  • Disable iCloud Keychain. Go to Settings > iCloud > Keychain > Turn it off.
  • Downgrade to old version. If all the above methods cannot help you, then you can downgrade from iOS 10 to iOS 9.3.5.
  • Restore your device. It can erase all the settings and content on your device, so this is the last option. You can first restore from one backup to have a try, if it does not work then you have no choice but to restore your device as new.

Also Read:

How to Fix iOS 10 Issues: iPhone iPad Won’t Turn On >
What If iPhone iPad Keeps Restarting After iOS 10 Update >

Hope this guide can help you fix iOS 10 battery draining fast issue successfully. And if you want to learn more tips on saving iPhone/iPad battery life, then refer to this guide: Top 16 Tips to Save Battery on iPhone 6/6s/5/5s/4/4s and iPhone 7 >

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