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.



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

hold switch during playback
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!