Show the battery percentage on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch

Depending on your device, the battery percentage will appear in Control Centre or in the status bar.

iPhone screen with Control Centre showing the battery percentage at 100% 

Find the battery percentage on iPhone 13 and other models with Face ID

On iPhone 13 and other iPhone models with Face ID (iPhone X and later), the battery percentage appears in Control Centre. Just swipe down from the top right-hand corner of your display.

Find the battery percentage on other iPhone models, iPad and iPod touch

The battery percentage is always visible in the status bar on these devices:*

  • iPhone SE (2nd generation)
  • iPhone 8 or earlier
  • iPad (all models)
  • iPod touch (all models)

* If the battery percentage isn't showing, go to Settings > Battery and turn on Battery Percentage. When you're using Low Power Mode, the battery percentage will always appear in the status bar.


Use the Batteries widget

Another quick way to check your battery percentage is to add the Batteries widget to your device's Home Screen or Today View. Find out how to use widgets on your iPhone or iPod touch or your iPad.


Learn more

Find out what to do if you can't charge the battery on your iPhoneiPad or iPod touch.

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