iphone 3G battery life tips

As I mentioned in my earlier post, the battery life of the iPhone 3G was a complete disaster for me, but I had noticed this is the old iPhone with the new firmware as well, so I did some experiments. Apple has a list of things you can do to improve battery life¬†which is, if you ask me, pretty ridiculous, including “disable 3G” and others that are tantamount to throwing away your shiny iPhone and getting a RAZR. Here’s two small things that worked well for me:

For the moment, just the two I mentioned are enough for me, we’ll see in more extended use over several days if these two “fixes” are, as they seem now, enough to make the phone usable.