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frankspin

Best way to identify battery draining apps on iOS?

Something is absolutely destroying my battery on my iPhone 5s. I can take it off the charger at 6:30 and by 2:30 I'm having to place it back on the charger because it's almost in the red (less than 20%). It's a feature I never used on Android, but I'm kind of missing it right now.

How can I best identify just what in the hell is crushing my battery?

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joelhamill

There are some really good thoughts here - www.overthought.org­/blog­/2014­/the­-ultimate­-guide­-t...
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frankspin

Thanks for this! The Xcode part is interesting enough that I may run it just to see if I can find anything.
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joelhamill

Glad to help. Good luck.
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frankspin

Wanted to follow up and say that site reminded me to check "Background Refresh" which I completely forgot to check. There was an app or two using it that I really could care less if it updated in a timely fashion. My battery life seems to have stabilized. Thanks!
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joelhamill

Awesome.
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