Tag: Battery life

Does the power saving mode on the Samsung Galaxy S5 work?

by Phones 14/07/2014 11 comments
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Uncharged phones are banned on flights between the UK and US. But can the battery saving mode on some handsets keep your battery going a little longer? Find out how the Samsung Galaxy S5, Sony Xperia Z2 and HTC M8 performed in our test

Helpdesk Challenge: How to make your mobile’s battery last longer

by Computing Helpdesk 22/11/2013 1 comment
Battery charge guide

A modern lithium-ion battery should last for 3-5 years, but if you don’t care for it you will see a gradual deterioration in its ability to last. Read for how to boost your mobile's battery life

Which tablet has the best battery life? [Infographic]

by Apple Tablets 04/12/2012 40 comments
Tablet life on batteries

If you're going to be out and about with your tablet you don't want it to run out of power at the wrong moment. So which tablet has the best battery life? We delve into our lab data to find out. Find out which tablet performed the best

Which netbooks have the best battery life?

by Laptops 24/08/2012 What's your opinion?
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Netbooks have been somewhat left by the wayside, as the slightly less glamourous cousin of ultrabooks, in terms of your options for computing on the go. On the plus side, they tend to be about a quarter of the price and the best should offer all-day battery life and more than enough power for basic tasks like word processing or going online. read more about netbook battery life

Which smartphone has the best battery life? [Infographic]

by Smartphones 04/07/2012 16 comments
Best Battery

Smartphone battery life is one of the biggest gripes with the gadgets,  so which one comes out on top and what can you do to maximise your calling time? Read more about smartphone battery life

Five ways to improve your mobile phone battery life

by Smartphones 04/07/2012 2 comments
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Smartphones are not well known for having long battery life, and often might not last a day before needing a top up in power. We look at some easy ways to make your phone stay working longer. Read more about improving smartphone battery life