Apple announced to reinforce its new iPhone, this time the iPhoneX and iPhone-8 marketed a year ago, and this in full transparency on its website.
Clamps that happen when the battery is damaged in iPhone
Go back with the release of iOS 11. At that time, Apple flings through this update the performance of previous iPhone, sparing the X and the 8. A controversy ensued in the face of a decline drastic performance – slowdowns, shutdowns, autonomy at half .The Cupertino company was then accused of obsolescence scheduled by many consumers.
Downward performance to preserve the state of the battery
This is in any case what explains Apple on its website. And for good reason: by going to see the state of the battery of your iPhoneX or 8 in the settings, you will be able to know if your model, with the last update, has seen its performances restrained. If the result displayed is above 80%, everything is fine. Otherwise, you will face a bridle.
Adds a performance management feature to prevent unplanned shutdown, with the ability to disable this feature in case of unexpected shutdown, for iPhoneX, 8 and 8 Plus.
Does Apple Practice Scheduled Obsolescence? The firm has always defended explaining preserve the health of older iPhone through this clamping. As a reminder, an average American keeps an iPhone for three years according to a recent study. Still, the sudden drop in performance can worry and question users, hence the accuracy of Apple as to the consequence of a used battery.