Apple iPhone 14 Pro models can revive the classic iOS battery percentage indicator. Check details


While Apple’s long-awaited launch event is expected to take place soon, several rumors about the upcoming iPhone 14 lineup phones have been circulating and the latest suggests that the Pro models will revive the classic iOS battery percentage indicator.

According ANI report citing by GSM Arenathe classic battery percentage indicator implies that it will have the battery percentage and level icon side by side and the rumor was suggested by an alleged mockup of the device’s interface shared with MacRumors.

This would likely mean that iPhone 14 Pro users might not end up with the hideous and sometimes unreadable indicator that Apple tests in the iOS 16 beta, which shows the percentage inside the iPhone 14 Pro. battery icon, according to the report. It’s worth noting that the current version of Apple’s indicator on newer devices takes the form of a battery icon (without a percentage) that visually represents how much power your phone has left, according to a report by The edge.

Interestingly, this was first introduced in the iPhone X due to a lack of space caused by the notch and required users to swipe to Control Center to see the exact percentage. However, given that the iPhone 14 Pro is rumored to swap out the notch for two separate cutouts that will form a single unified pill shape when the screen is on, that should leave enough room to include both the battery icon and percentage, depending ANI report.

According The edge report, Apple could still take advantage of the extra screen of the iPhone 14 Pro by moving the cell service icon to the left side of the screen when the phone is locked while adding the notification center and the indicator battery on the right. It is important to note that Apple is ready for its next launch event which will take place in Cupertino on September 7 and four phones including iPhone 14, iPhone 14 Max, iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, are expected. to be announced at the event.

(With contributions from ANI, GSM Arena, MacRumors, The Verge)

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