12 Better Battery Life Phone Hacks: Stop Dashing For Outlets!


Android or iPhone, the battery struggle is real: it’s getting harder and harder to keep a charge. Is YOUR phone the problem? Can you do anything about it?

1. Shut Off the Vibrate Option

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We don’t care how you get your jollies (wink wink), but if you want to save battery life, it helps to know that Vibrate actually triggers significantly higher battery usage. Think about it, making the phone physically shake uses more juice than just a ringtone!

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