How to extend battery life on your iPod

Doesn’t it always seem to happen that the iPod battery dies just as you arrive at the gym? Here’s a sad truth: the more complex and feature-laden your mobile handheld device is, the quicker the battery is drained.

Fortunately, there are some non-essential apps and features that you can turn off on the iPod and other handheld devices that run on batteries.

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Here’s a partial list of some apps and features on the iPod that can be adjusted to extend the life of your battery:

backlight
hold switch during playback
equalizer
sleep mode
creating playlists

View the video for step by step instructions.

Have any other suggestions we could add to this list? Let us know!

Also – stay tuned for a homemade solar powered charger for your iPod or any similar handheld mobile device. We’ll be providing instructions and selling the supplies in a kit very soon!