iOS 6.1.1 causes battery drain, say some iPhone 4S users

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iOS 6.1.1 causes battery drain, say some iPhone 4S users

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Rolled out this week for the iPhone 4S, iOS 6.1.1 may have fixed one problem only to create another, at least according to some users.

Several iPhone 4S owners chiming in on Apple ‘s Support Communities say their battery drains faster after updating to iOS 6.1.1. In a discussion thread labeled “My iPhone 4S battery life is terrible, Even with iOS 6.1.1,” many report that their battery life was much better under iOS 6.1.

Here’s just a sampling of the comments:

The battery life on my iPhone 4S was fine with iOS 6.1, but is depleting quickly with 6.1.1. The iPhone is now constantly warm. I would normally go get home and have about 65% charge, it is barely 2 hours into the day and the phone is aleady at 65%. My iPhone 4S was FINE until 6.1.1. Now losing 10% battery per hour in STANDBY. I even disabled most of the services to no avail. REALLY APPLE ? Fingers crossed for 6.1.2 SOON! I had no issues with battery life before 6.1.1 upgrade and now it’s draining at an alarming and unusable rate. 30 minutes of use this morning and my battery was down from a 100% charge to 46% left (with Wifi and Bluetooth OFF)!

One user shrugged off the problem as something to be expected, saying that “battery issues are reported after EVERY iOS update. The resolution is always the same, basic troubleshooting as described in the User’s Gui… [Read more]

iOS 6.1.1 causes battery drain, say some iPhone 4S users

iOS 6.1.1 causes battery drain, say some iPhone 4S users

iOS 6.1.1 causes battery drain, say some iPhone 4S users

iOS 6.1.1 causes battery drain, say some iPhone 4S users

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