How Do I Turn On Battery Percentage On My iPhone?

Nothing spoils an afternoon of selfie snapping and Facebook browsing like a dead battery on your iPhone. Shouldn’t it be easy to tell how much battery is left on your iPhone? Fortunately, it is! In this article, I’ll tell you how to turn on your iPhone’s battery percentage so that when you look at the battery icon, you’ll see a number telling you how much battery power you have left.

Turn Battery Percentage On

How Do I Turn On Battery Percentage On My iPhone?

  1. Open the Settings app.
  2. Tap Battery.
  3. Tap the switch next to Battery Percentage to turn it on.
  4. Your battery indicator will now display the percentage of battery life remaining on your iPhone next to the battery icon in the upper right-hand corner of the screen.

iPhone battery percentage

Thats it!

Now that you know how to turn on your battery percentage on your iPhone, you’ll never have to guess how much battery percentage is left again! So go ahead: Snap a few more pictures of your family or your cat, or re-post your favorite recipe on Pinterest. If you have any other questions about how to use battery percentage on your iPhone, let us know in the comments section below.

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I'm Valerie Lauer, a writer, editor and tech enthusiast. I believe in channeling my technical support powers for the greater good, creating helpful how-tos and making life with your smartphone easier.

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6 years ago

iPhone X?

6 years ago