How’s the battery life on your LG G7?
3,000 mAh of mixed reviews.
The LG G7 has all of the makings of a 2018 flagship. There’s a large 18:9 screen with a notch, Snapdragon 845 processor, minimum 64GB of storage, and Android 8.0 Oreo out of the box.
Giving all this tech the juice it needs is a 3,000 mAh battery, and shortly after these specs were announced, that capacity gave some potential customers pause. 3,000 mAh is on the small side of things for a phone as big as the G7, and now that folks have been able to actually use the phone, we’re getting real-world reports of how the battery’s holding up in day-to-day use.
Our forum users have been sharing their own experiences with the G7’s battery, and this is what they’ve said so far.
06-02-2018 02:57 AM
I hate battery life threads, but I got my G7 Thurs afternoon and battery has been pretty disappointing.
Unfortunately under battery, the LG home launcher is the biggest culprit, at times showing as 30%. Even if I’m using a different launcher it still shows up number 1 on the list.
I’m guessing there is a way to use ADB to debloat or disable some of the apps.
Aside from that, really happy…
06-03-2018 03:36 AM
Have only been using mine for 24 hours so still settling in but I’d say that battery is a mixed bag so far. Standby is decent and better than the S9+ but it does seem to drop a little more under actual use. Better though than the smaller S9 on both counts
Overall I think battery looks fine albeit certainly not as great as some bigger phones.
06-03-2018 08:58 AM
Couldn’t test all the way till zero yesterday but at around 4.30 PM yesterday still 37% still left with close to 5hrs SOT.
06-05-2018 02:56 PM
I’m only three days in but I am getting great battery life so far. Much better than my note 8.
Now, we want to hear from you. If you’ve got the LG G7, how’s your battery life been?
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