As always happens whenever a new version of iOS is released, the battery consumption of iPhone and iPad appears to increase over the previous version, but may improve battery consumption on iOS 8.2.

The Apple Monday released the awaited update iOS 8.2, which among other things, includes support for the Apple Watch, in addition to many changes, adjustments and correct a lot of errors.

With this new version has also added new features fitness tracking, which is possibly the reason for the more battery power your device. Therefore we will show you a simple tutorial for you deactivate these new functions and thus better the battery life.

You just have to follow these four steps to disable some iOS 8.2 features:

  • The first thing is go to Settings application.
  • Then on Privacy Settings.
  • After that,  click on “Motion & Fitness”.
  • And finally, disable “Fitness Tracking” option.

With these four steps you’ve disabled this new functionality and could be the cause to be undermining the battery life of your iPhone. Keep in mind that the battery may be reduced for many other reasons, not only this. We advise you to check the settings of the iPhone, to see if everything continues as it had before the upgrade.

As mentioned earlier, the iOS 8.2 update has arrived this week and brings a wealth of bug fixes, stability improvements and improvements in the Health application and the VoiceOver feature.

Also included is a section of Apple Watch the App Store, where users who plan to seize smartwatch can go messing with them. Remember that Apple Watch goes on sale on 24 April but still have no official release date for Spain.

Apple is expected to launch a couple of versions over iOS 8 before making the leap to iOS 9 firmware version that will come to fix all the problems, stabilize the system and improve its performance. Apple iOS aims to make a much more stable, especially after the criticism he has received since its launch in August iOS system. Although I must say that it has today is highly recommended to upgrade to this latest version.

If you upgraded to iOS 8.2 and you’ve seen how your battery life draining faster, perhaps this tutorial thanks to BGR will help fix ypur issue.

Have you managed to reduce battery consumption on iOS 8.2 on your iOS device after this tutorial? You can leave your impressions in the comments or concerns.

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