Battery life cut off by several hours

Europa

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#5
Try a hard reset. If that doesn't work, reset all settings. Restore if neither of those suggestions help.
 

Iloveiphones

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Perhaps...I did notice it's increase in heat. But, I've had my iPhone charge in the same spot for a year or so, and it's never not charged to 100%.

But on day 1, when charging up it was super hot.

This really sucks! I finally had a battery life I was happy with, and now it's gone!
 

Europa

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Perhaps...I did notice it's increase in heat. But, I've had my iPhone charge in the same spot for a year or so, and it's never not charged to 100%.

But on day 1, when charging up it was super hot.

This really sucks! I finally had a battery life I was happy with, and now it's gone!
Have you tried my suggestions?
 

chris

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#14
Can you charge it, let it run down and then post your battery statistics. Right now, we're all shooting in the dark a bit. Better understanding your situation with verifiable stats might help pinpoint the issue.
 

Europa

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#17
You need to restore it if it gets "super hot" while charging and won't charge higher than 89%.

If it's not doing these things anymore, don't worry about it. A 39% drop in the battery in 1.75 hours is fine with battery-intense types of usage. I get about 5 hours out of a full charge when using the internet.