iOS 13.1.3 Battery Life Drain Compared To iOS 13.1.2 [Video]

Whenever a new version of iOS is released there’s one place to go to find out whether the changes made any difference to battery life. YouTube channel iAppleBytes has made a habit of running Geekbench’s battery benchmark before updating to a new release, and then again afterwards. This time we have iOS 13.1.3 vs iOS 13.1.2.

By using older devices as well as an iPhone XR, iAppleBytes is able to test how iOS updates impact both ageing and newer devices in one video. And the results can often make for some interesting viewing.

Geekbench 4 is a test that is designed to run down a phone’s battery without having to manually interact with it.

Geekbench 4 battery scores measure the battery life of a device when running processor-intensive applications. It provides a consistent workload to the device, and generates a Geekbench score by evaluating the amount of work that it is able to do while the battery is discharging and the amount of time it takes for the battery to discharge.

So how did things pan out when iOS 13.1.3 and iOS 13.1.2 were put through their paces? Interestingly, some of the iPhones tested managed to return the exact same results with both versions of iOS installed. Others did see changes from one to the other, but they were so small they aren’t worth considering.

Be sure to check the full video to get the actual numbers if you want to compare with your own device. But the upshot of all this is simple – don’t expect battery gains from iOS 13.1.3. Or losses, for that matter.

You may also like to check out:

  • Download: iOS 13.2 Beta 3 IPSW Links, OTA Profile File Released
  • Jailbreak iOS 13.1.3 Update: Security Content Fixes, Patches Detailed By Apple
  • Downgrade iOS 13.1.3 / iPadOS 13.1.3 To iOS 13.1.2, Here’s How
  • Checkra1n iOS 13.1.2 Jailbreak Based On checkm8 Exploit ‘Announced’
  • Download: iOS 13.1.3 / iPadOS 13.1.3 IPSW Links, OTA Update Released For iPhone And iPad
  • Best iPhone 11, 11 Pro Max Case With Slim, Wallet, Ultra-Thin Design? Here Are Our Top Picks [List]
  • iPhone 11 / 11 Pro Max Screen Protector With Tempered Glass: Here Are The Best Ones
  • Install WhatsApp Web On iPad Thanks To iOS 13 And iPadOS 13.1
  • Jailbreak iOS 13 / 13.1 Status Update [Continuously Updated With Latest Info]
  • Pixel 4 Face Unlock Works Even With Eyes Closed, Google Confirms

You can follow iPhoneFirmware.com on Twitter, add us to your circle on Google+ or like our Facebook page to keep yourself updated on all the latest from Apple and the Web.