Apple iPhone 8 goes through our battery life test: encouraging result

Our Apple iPhone 8 review is out and in it you can find our detailed impressions with the new iPhone, but one thing we want to highlight here is the iPhone 8 battery life.
After all, we already know that the iPhone 8 has a smaller battery than the iPhone 7: 
iPhone 8: 1821 mAhiPhone 7: 1960 mAh
This is a 7% decline in battery capacity that Apple has to somehow make up for.
So how did it do and does the iPhone 8 last as much as the iPhone 7 in real life?
First, …


BlackBerry KEYone battery life test result really hits it out of the park

The BlackBerry KEYone is a phone with a keyboard in 2017. And while that was pretty much the standard 10 years ago, in 2017, it’s the only such phone.
But that’s okay: it’s meant to be that way. The KEYone has a 4.5-inch display with a 3:2 aspect ratio, and a laser focus on productivity and email, while doing all the things modern Android phones do. The phone is not exactly beautiful, but it’s practical, it’s meant to get things done.
One key aspect of a practical phone, however, is clearly its ability to deliver …

Samsung Galaxy S8+ battery life test result is out

We already know that the Samsung Galaxy S8+ is an incredible phone: it has the stunning, futuristic design, it has the camera and it has the performance, but how does it do in terms of battery life?
After all, the Galaxy S8+ has the tough task to deal with a large, 6.2-inch display and it has a very powerful system chip (for this test, we have the Exynos 8895 version of the S8+, we will test the Snapdragon 835 model at a later point in time), both factors that could potentially consume a lot of power.

We have tested the …

HTC U Ultra battery life test result serves us a surprise

The HTC U Ultra is a stunning looker: with its shiny back, slim profile and sleek design, it is clearly a premium design and it feels like one. However, a phone is about more than just its looks, and one of the most important aspects of an enjoyable phone experience is good battery life.

So how does the HTC U Ultra do in terms of battery life?
After all, the HTC U Ultra is a 5.7-inch phone with a Quad HD (1440 x 2560 pixel) resolution and only a 3,000 mAh battery on board. Such a battery definitely seems small for such a …