For a long time, iPhone users usually complain about the battery life. Now, the company has tried to fix the user’s problem by replacing the old battery with the new one for free. To avail of this feature, users need to follow few steps before taking it to the authorized Apple store.
Before that, let’s understand some essential details like an issue, its effect, which models are affected, how to fix it, and more.
What is the issue?
Apple has identified battery life estimation issues with iPhone11 series handsets whether it is iPhone11, iPhone11 Pro, iPhone11 Pro Max.
How iPhone 11 users are affected?
As per the Apple officials, users encountering this issue are facing unexpected battery drain behavior or reduced peak performance capability.
A bug affecting iPhone Models
This bug is affecting all the Apple model handsets (iPhone11, iPhone11 Pro, iPhone11 Pro Max).
How Apple has planned to fix the issue?
With the newest update of iOS 14.5, Apple has released a fix for the bug. The update generally starts to recalibrate the maximum capacity and battery peak performance capability.
How to update iPhone to iOS 14.5?
- Firstly, users may go to the “Settings app”.
- Then, move to General and then Software update
- Click on the Download and Install option.
What to do after the update?
Once, you have updated, you will see a message that suggests that the battery health issue will recalibrate on their phone.
How will users know if their iPhone battery is affected?
If the recalibration of the battery health issue is not successful then the users will get a message. The message reads, “Recalibration of the battery health reporting system was not successful. An Apple Authorized Service Provider can replace the battery free of charge to restore full performance and capacity.”