PhoneBattery is a simple way to check your phone's battery life on your Apple Watch. Why would you want that? Well, it is incredibly useful to know how much battery is left without taking your phone out of your pocket for such a simple task.
Let's say you're working out and your phone is somewhere in your pocket and you don't want to take it out because your hands are sweaty or whatsoever. That's where PhoneBattery can help you! Let your iPhone in your pocket and check your battery level on your Apple Watch. It couldn't be any easier.
- battery state notifications
- super simple user interface
- choose between 2 different watch interfaces
- alternative app icons
For any questions, don't hesitate to contact me at email@example.com or via Twitter at @phonebatteryapp.
Bugfixes, removal of Crashlytics/Fabric, adjustments for new watches and phones
Ratings and Reviews
It's time for that update
I love the simplicity of this app that does exactly what it supposed to. Since it hasn't been updated for almost 2 years I would love to see the Complication added and other features you mention in other reviews and bring it up-to-date to the current iOS.
Otherwise it's perfect!
Developer Response ,
Hey, I'm working on a new version including a watch complication and many other features. It won't take long anymore – promised.
I get a charge out of this app
Works exactly as promised. I use my iPhone 7+ constantly thru the day and often use a lot of my battery. So I do check often see if maybe I should charge with my extra battery while out, or hit the aux. charger in the car or at home or just by checking know that I will make it till the evening, without having to keep pulling my phone out to check it. Apple should incorporate this into the iWatch battery readout. They could have a point on the screen that you could tap when in the phone battery check mode and it would switch between phone & watch. Maybe this is something that the app developer could do so it could be added to a watch face as a complication. Any way great app and works perfectly with my 7+.
Developer Response ,
Glad you like it! I'm indeed working on a new version of PhoneBattery, that'll include a complication as well as a couple of other new features. Although, this will take some time but it'll be awesome – promised. :)
I use this app more than I thought I would. It helps me to check my phone less often and thus indirectly helps to extend my phones battery. Plus I can check how much my phone has charged without needing to go look at it. Nice.
One small request:
It would be nice if I could see how many bars of service my phone has- in the app. Sometimes I drop calls driving I want to check this app to see if my phone has service. It would also be nice to see my Bluetooth headphone battery % in this app too.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.