iOS 17 has a battery problem

The software reportedly degrades battery life in a range of iPhones.

When iOS 16 was released last year, it improved the battery life of many devices it was installed on.

Not so with iOS 17.

A series of tests by the iAppleBytes YouTube channel shows that iOS 17 reduces the battery life in a range of iPhone models.

So if you updated your device and are experiencing battery problems, it’s not just you. Apple, however, may already be working on a fix, which also will address overheating iPhone 15s.

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