Ask an iPad: how do I get longer battery life?

Constance is here to help

Welcome to the debut of a new feature we like to call “Ask an iPad”. The premise is straightforward: send in your iPad questions and once a month, our very own iPad correspondent, an iPad2 named Constance, will cheerfully provide you with the answers.

This first week’s question is:

“Dear Constance,

It seems like the battery life of my iPad is pretty short. I feel like I keep having to plug it back in. Do you have any tips you could share? How do I get longer battery life on my iPad?



Constance responds thusly.

Other ways you can extend the life of your battery:

If you have a question for Ask an iPad, drop us a line and we’ll get Constance right on it.

Audrey Homan

Audrey Homan is a Vermont-based digital media producer, and producer of The 21st Century Classroom podcast. She's worked in non-profit communications for more than a decade, and in her spare time writes tiny video games and mucks about with augmented reality and arduinos, ably assisted by five dogs. Interviewing students and yelling in PHP are the best parts of her job.

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