Dynamic Wallpaper

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by thegrants82, Jan 21, 2014.

  1. thegrants82 macrumors 65816

    Jun 15, 2013
    Right here
    I think that the stock ones look really cool. Does anyone know if they really put a drain on the battery or is that just a rumor? Does anyone have any real proof?
  2. PNutts macrumors 601


    Jul 24, 2008
    Pacific Northwest, US
    I don't think anyone can provide real proof. Anecdotally you could restore as new, not set up iCloud, put in Airplane Mode, set a dynamic wallpaper, and rock it from side to side and compare how long it takes the battery to run down as compared with the same configuration with a non-dynamic screen. Or measure the difference of the load on the battery in those two configurations.
  3. iHackPro macrumors regular

    Jan 21, 2014
    DFW, TX
    They might put a small amount of extra load on the battery, but it's not like all you do on your device is stare at your home screen. Go ahead and use them- you'll be fine.
  4. bo1500000 macrumors newbie

    Dec 29, 2013
    I wish there were more...or support for more.

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