MAJOR Iphone bug

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  1. HowardsNeckFlap

    HowardsNeckFlap New Member Banned User

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    my iphone says there is 8% battery left... then it goes dead just like that

    how can there by 8% left if its dead???
     
  2. Mr. Potato Head

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    It'll get worse. Mine would shut off at random. Sometimes at 1%, sometimes at 30%. No way to tell when it would happen.


    Enjoy. :hat:
     
  3. Lou Skunt

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    Face it, your phone doesn't like you.
     
  4. beatlejaws

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    my laptop does that
     
  5. Rufus

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    The world hates him.
     
  6. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    If you jog with an Iphone when it's 10 degrees out, it will go from 50% to zero in a second. Happened to me several times
     
  7. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Otherwise my battery has always been super awesome...way better than my droid, that thing sucked ass
     
  8. Dream Theater

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    The 5S battery life sucks compared to my 4. :mad:
     
  9. Just Peachy

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    I'm so pissed with Apple right now. On my iPhone, the alarm isn't working correctly and the touchscreen sometimes becomes unresponsive. Then, I had my latest notes disappear. On top of that, my MacBook won't boot up so I have an appointment with the Genius Bar later today. :mad:
     
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    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Really? Sometimes I wonder if ya just end up with a good or bad one sometimes...pot luck
     
  11. Just Peachy

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    Oh yeah, the battery life sucks on the iPhone 5.
     
  12. Capn Crud

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    Turn off the background apps under the general icon. My 5 now has better battery life since I updated to iOS7.
     
  13. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    See now, I have a 5 and it's pretty good

    I think it's hit or miss, maybe IDK
     
  14. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Wait wut? You mean swiping them off?
     
  15. Dream Theater

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    You mean background app refresh?
     
  16. Capn Crud

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    No. There's a setting to refresh background apps. Turn this off and the apps will just be dormant. Saves a shitload of battery.
     
  17. Stew Nod

    Stew Nod Well-Known Member Banned User

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    Hmmmmm, I did not know this
     
  18. Just Peachy

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    Maybe so. I'm going to ask about it when I'm at the Apple store. I'll probably become distracted by all the shiny new products though. ;)
     
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    Done deal..hope it helps. Thanks.
     
  20. Scott

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    Apple makes shitty products. If you put an apple logo on a pile of dog shit you idiots would line up to pay $500 for it.