iPhone Battery Drain 7.1 -> iPhone 5S

SilentFisher

macrumors member
Original poster
Jun 25, 2012
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Hello,

I'm a new user of iPhone 5S. Right now I'm running iOS 7.0.5. I read that there are problems with iOS 7.1 about battery. I'm afraid to update. Is this a real problem?

Thank you for your help and recomendation.
 

T5BRICK

macrumors G3
Aug 3, 2006
8,089
2,057
Oregon
Battery usage with iOS 7.1 didn't change much from 7.0.6. If anything it may have gotten better, but as long as I make it through the day on a single charge, I'm happy.
 

antiprotest

macrumors 65816
Apr 19, 2010
1,446
246
My battery life got noticeably better using 7.1 compared to 7.0.4 and 7.0.6. People's experiences vary. I guess you will have to try it to know for sure.

Do it!
 

bkends35

macrumors 6502a
Feb 24, 2013
935
377
USA
Mines definitely slightly worse than 7.0.x. Even after setting it up as a new phone I only get about 80% of the usage that I did on 7.0.x.