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One of the small changes that comes with the iPhone Upgrading to iOS 16 resulted in the ability to display the battery charge status as a percentage in the battery icon in the status bar. Or to put it briefly: The battery symbol at the top right gets a number. If, like me, you always want to know what percentage of battery your iPhone still has, then you can read here how to activate this number. There is also iPhones compatible with iOS 16that lack this feature. It is possible that Apple left it out because the display was too small. However, more details are not known.
If you want to see a percentage of how much battery capacity is left directly in the status bar of the Apple iPhone at the top right, simply follow the step-by-step instructions below. Then all you have to do is tap the right part of the display a few times and you can read the percentage of the iPhone's battery charge level in the battery symbol in the status bar:
There are several Apple iPhone models that are compatible with iOS 16 but don't get all the new features and settings. The display of the battery charge level in percent on the battery icon at the top right is e.g. B. not possible on these iPhones:
Apple shows this explicitly in an update of support document HT201102 (English / German) on. However, the reasons for the lack of the function are kept secret. As suggested above, it could be a space issue or a concern that the display is too small to read properly. Maybe it's all for performance reasons.
After graduating from high school, Johannes completed an apprenticeship as a business assistant specializing in foreign languages. But then he decided to research and write, which resulted in his independence. For several years he has been working for Sir Apfelot, among others. His articles include product introductions, news, manuals, video games, consoles, and more. He follows Apple keynotes live via stream.