In iOS 16, Apple updated the battery icon on iPhones with Face ID to display the exact battery percentage instead of just a visual representation of the battery level. At launch, this feature did not include the iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone XR or iPhone 11, but according to multiple reports from Mac rumors Forums and Twitter, all iPhones now support this feature.


Battery percentage wasn’t present on iPhones that had ‌ Face ID‌ in iOS 15 due to a lack of space on either side of the notch housing the TrueDepth camera hardware, but Apple’s updated iOS 16‌ design adds the specified battery level to the battery icon, providing a better idea of ​​battery status In a glance.

With this update, iPhone 13 mini, ‌iPhone 12 mini‌, iPhone‌ XR, and iPhone 11‌ users can see the battery percentage in the status bar, and the battery percentage is officially available on iPhone‌ XR and later. Devices without the ‘Face ID’ slot will always display the battery percentage as well.

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