Android P puts battery life first, also reimagines how apps work with Actions and Slices

Google is finally, finally, finally treating your smartphone’s battery life as its…

Exynos Galaxy S9’s quick battery drain explained away

It’s quicker to drain relative to a Galaxy S9 powered by a Qualcomm chip and quicker compared to the iPhone X, Huawei P10 and other phones. So what gives? Samsung says not much.

Sony Xperia XZ2 comes out on top in battery life tests of ‘leading premium smartphones’

According to respected market research firm Strategy Analytics, both the Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact are better in battery performance than the LG G6, iPhone X or Samsung Galaxy S9.

Verizon’s CEO has a dream: month-long smartphone battery life with low 5G latency

In addition to vastly improved cellular download speeds, 5G technology could come with ultra-low network latency crucially contributing to monumental smartphone battery life.

It’s not a bug, it’s a feature: Apple defends performance reductions on old iPhones

Apple has quickly reacted to iPhone slowdown accusations, admitting it intentionally put a cap on the 6, 6s, SE and 7 performance to “prolong their life.”

Apple Watch Series 3 only touts ‘over 1 hour’ of LTE talk time battery life, up to 18 hours overall

Without a doubt, the standalone cellular capabilities of the Apple Watch Series 3 are its main selling point, but also the greatest power hog.

BlackBerry KEYone: About that epic battery life… (Video)

The Snapdragon 625-powered BlackBerry KEYone is about more than just a productive physical keyboard. It’s also a battery champion, and we have the proof.

Independent consumer body ranks iPhone 7 well behind Android rivals in battery life tests

If all you care about is battery life, the iPhone 7 may not be as good of a choice as the HTC 10 or Samsung Galaxy S7, based on this evaluation.

Samsung sets up battery test, Galaxy S7 wins it (of course)

Most often, you’ll find that if a company is comparing one of its products to the competition, it’s likely because it can show that its products are better.

9 Tips to improve battery life on your iPhone

Are you trying to avoid charging your phone during the day? Here are 9 Tips to improve battery life on your iPhone, though you might not want to use them…

8 Tips to improve battery life on Android phones

Looking to improve battery life? Want to get the most run time you can away from a charger? Here are 8 tips to improve battery life on Android phones.

Sony’s “Soft Charging” feature is a great idea

It’s a feature that’s been introduced into a beta version of the latest Marshmallow AOSP. And it’ll help the battery not destroy itself quickly.

Blu Energy X LTE: 62 hours on a charge

One of the biggest problems in mobile technology today is the battery…

Is IPv6 responsible for killing your smartphone’s battery life?

Network changes may be necessary to ensure that IPv6 power consumption doesn’t adversely affect smartphone battery life.

Samsung Galaxy S7 rumored to last more than 17 hours playing full-bright video

Try 17 hours long. At full brightness. That’s what one Russian source is claiming with the Galaxy S7, a phone also rumored to have a 3,000mAh battery.

Tip: keep your smartphone in your pocket this cold winter

Smartphone batteries perform poorly in extreme temperatures and wintertime for a lot of us on earth is a season of bitter cold and major drain.

Learn about Microsoft HoloLens’s battery life, field of vision and its wirelessness

The viewing experience will be like sticking a 15-inch monitor roughly a foot from your face. This factoid and plenty more in a 22-minute video.

The Huawei Mate 8 is the new flagship to beat for battery life

Huawei’s new flagship smartphone makes some smart sacrifices to deliver endurance unlike any other high-end phone we’ve tested.

Debacle over Samsung- and TSMC-sourced Apple A9 processors

Apparently. when you tell two people to do the same job, no…

Extending smartphone battery life: how to become a real road warrior, if needed

There are many ways you can go about extending smartphone battery life, and we lay out a few of the more common ones here.
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WALDIO could mean faster phones and longer battery life

WALDIO, a newly announced technology would make your smartphone faster and your battery last longer, and it does it it by marrying two unlikely components.

The era of great smartphone battery life has come – and gone

Excellent smartphone battery life has for years been the rainbow unicorn of the mobile world, and that doesn’t look likely to change anytime soon.

Move over Qi-charging – every smartwatch should have third-party battery bands

By USB or by wall outlet, our gadgets receive energy and store…
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Your next phone needs Qualcomm Quick Charge built-in

Thanks to Qualcomm Quick Charge, if you’ve got the right charger and the right phone, charging can be pretty quick!

Power saving modes are not the answer

Does your phone have a power saving mode? Read why these features that trade convenience for a little extra juice defeat the purpose of a smartphone.