How to get the most battery life out of an old iPhone

I’ve been running an iPhone 7 with 95% battery capacity for quite a few days now and the biggest issue by far is battery life. I’m often charging at 3pm and that’s just after a few photos and listening to music for a couple of hours during the due. I have managed to get throughContinue reading “How to get the most battery life out of an old iPhone”

The most important feature on a smartphone

As you might know I’m currently using an iPhone 7 but also switching back to my iPhone 11, I’m trying to figure a few things out. On using the iPhone 7 yesterday I realised the most important feature that might force me over to the iPhone 11 – battery. I’d previously thought that the mostContinue reading “The most important feature on a smartphone”

Why I don’t think the iPhone 14 will have a hole punch camera

There’s a lot of rumours now that the next iPhone will have a hole punch cutout for the camera but I don’t see it happening. This is my work phone, could you guess the brand? We’ll, if I didn’t know it was a Samsung then I wouldn’t be able to tell what phone it was.Continue reading “Why I don’t think the iPhone 14 will have a hole punch camera”

Is the iPhone 7 still a good buy in 2022?

I’ve been switching phones a little over the last few weeks (between the 13 Mini, the 11 and now the 7) and it’s given me a great perspective on what works (or doesn’t) for me with iPhone. I want to start with looking at the iPhone 7, mine is 256GB in jet black. It’s aContinue reading “Is the iPhone 7 still a good buy in 2022?”

Yes, I’m still using the iPhone 13 Mini

It’s been pretty much a month now with the iPhone 13 Mini and it’s still my daily device. I’m still within my return window but right now I see me keeping it. The battery life is great, my RSI is improved, the camera is fantastic and I can use it one handed. I went backContinue reading “Yes, I’m still using the iPhone 13 Mini”

The iPhone 13 Mini has changed the way I use a smartphone (for the better)

When I picked up the iPhone 13 Mini it was primarily to help me with some RSI issues I’m having. I went in with open eyes and accepted any limitations around battery and screen that I may have compared with the iPhone 11 it was replacing. What’s actually happened is that it’s changed the wayContinue reading “The iPhone 13 Mini has changed the way I use a smartphone (for the better)”

iPhone 13 Mini battery life follow up

I’ve already posted about the great battery life for it’s size of the iPhone 13 Mini. I’ve got another follow up having realised I haven’t charged it overnight. You can see that I last charged it yesterday morning before getting on with my day. Yesterday I used it for listening to music (headphones and AirPlayContinue reading “iPhone 13 Mini battery life follow up”

Official Apple Silicone case review for the iPhone 13 Mini

I’m getting to the opinion that the iPhone 13 Mini is best with no case, it’s so comfy and small… But as with anything new I picked up a case at the same time as the phone to give it a try, it was the official Apple Silicone one in Blue Jay. In the pastContinue reading “Official Apple Silicone case review for the iPhone 13 Mini”