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How to prevent random shutdowns on your iPhone or iPad

How to prevent random shutdowns on your iPhone or iPad

TheIPhoneBlog
Does your iPhone keeps shutting down and turning off while the battery still reads 20%, 30%, or even 50%? Here's what to do! Sometimes good batteries go bad. In a few cases there can be actual problems with the battery chemistry. In others, leaving phones on heating vents or otherwise "burning" them out has drastically reduced the usuable life. Often, though, things aren't so dire and a few simple fixes can help get things back to normal. So, if your iPhone has been dying unexpectedly while the battery still reads 20%, 30%, or even 50%, here's what to try! 1. Update to iOS 10.2.1 or later 2. Force Restart 3. Plug in 4. Check your iPhone battery's health 5. Restore 6. Contact Apple 1. Update to iOS 10.2.1 or later In earlier versions of iOS, if a high-intensity app like a photo filter suddenly spiked power demand, and your battery was already weak from excessive charging cycles or exposure to heat, your iPhone could mistakenly shut down before the battery hit zero to protect itse...