Mobile // Mobile Devices
News
7/22/2013
06:14 PM
Jeff Bertolucci
Jeff Bertolucci
Slideshows
Connect Directly
Google+
RSS
E-Mail
50%
50%
Repost This

10 Tablet Battery Tips: More Power

Your tablet battery can last more than the typical 8 to 10 hours if you follow these smart strategies for iPad, Android devices.
Previous
7 of 11
Next


If you'd rather boost battery life than conserve it, here's a quick and easy solution: Buy a second battery. The New Trent iZen NT1400 ($80) is a suede leather and hard-shell case with a removable 14,000-mAh battery pack. Compatible with the second-generation iPad and newer and numerous Android tablets, the iZen extends usage of the iPad 2 by 120% and the iPad3 by 80%, the company says.

Innovative Technology's Justin Ultra-Slim Power Case ($70) packs an 11,600-mAh rechargeable battery inside a faux-leather cover. It charges a full-size iPad up to two times via its USB connector, according to the company.

RECOMMENDED READING:

10 Best iPad Cases Cover Work, Play

Microsoft Amps Up Surface Tablet Push

Google Second-Gen Nexus 7 Debut Tipped

Android Users Can Patch Critical Flaw

Google Maps Winds Way To Apple iPad

Bill Gates: iPad Users 'Frustrated'

Windows 8 Tablets' Big Flaw: Hardware Compromise

Mobile App Update Bonanza

Android Jelly Bean Overtakes Gingerbread

Mobile Ads Drain Battery Power

Previous
7 of 11
Next
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Comments
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
iminmessaging
50%
50%
iminmessaging,
User Rank: Apprentice
9/5/2013 | 3:50:14 PM
re: 10 Tablet Battery Tips: More Power
Battery problem is the main issue with all the Smartphones. The points you mentioned are good and thanks for sharing your information.
Laurianne
50%
50%
Laurianne,
User Rank: Author
7/24/2013 | 8:16:23 PM
re: 10 Tablet Battery Tips: More Power
Did we leave out your battery-saving tablet tip? Please share.

Laurianne McLaughlin
InformationWeek
Building A Mobile Business Mindset
Building A Mobile Business Mindset
Among 688 respondents, 46% have deployed mobile apps, with an additional 24% planning to in the next year. Soon all apps will look like mobile apps and it's past time for those with no plans to get cracking.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Elite 100 - 2014
Our InformationWeek Elite 100 issue -- our 26th ranking of technology innovators -- shines a spotlight on businesses that are succeeding because of their digital strategies. We take a close at look at the top five companies in this year's ranking and the eight winners of our Business Innovation awards, and offer 20 great ideas that you can use in your company. We also provide a ranked list of our Elite 100 innovators.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Audio Interviews
Archived Audio Interviews
GE is a leader in combining connected devices and advanced analytics in pursuit of practical goals like less downtime, lower operating costs, and higher throughput. At GIO Power & Water, CIO Jim Fowler is part of the team exploring how to apply these techniques to some of the world's essential infrastructure, from power plants to water treatment systems. Join us, and bring your questions, as we talk about what's ahead.