How to Show Battery Percentage Indicator in iPhone XS Max, XS, XR and X

With the latest iPhone models revealed, the iPhone XR, XS and XS Max are you looking for how to display or show battery percentage in the Status bar? we have listed the steps below. With the new iPhones up for grabs and people have got their hands on the latest iPhones, to everyone’s surprise the one thing missing was the Battery percentage indicator. It might have been because of the notch which has taken space from the top of the display and the trade off was to remove the battery percentage indicator.

How to check Battery percentage in iPhone XS and XS Max:

With Apple removing the battery percentage from the status bar on top due to the inclusion of a notch if you want to see the amount of battery left in your iPhone XS or XS Max you can follow any of the options mentioned below –

How to check Battery percentage in iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max

Method 1: You can check the percentage from the Control Center. To access Control center you need to swipe down from the top-right corner of your display.

  • Place your finger on the top right corner of the display near the battery icon
  • Swipe down to launch the Control Center
  • You can see the battery percentage on the top right of the screen

Method 2: You can see the battery percentage of your lock screen by adding the battery widget to your lock screen.

Method 3: Open the Battery Settings

Method 4: Somewhat foolish but you can see the battery percentage if you charge your iPhone on-screen.

It is pretty stupid of Apple to remove the battery percentage from showing in the status bar, they could have atleast places the percentage in the Battery icon. Knowing the battery percentage is one of the most important and stressful things which people these days want to know, to make sure that they can plug in the phone before running out of juice.

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