The Samsung Galaxy S24 Extremely could have the identical 5,000 mAh battery because the Galaxy S23 Extremely, but it surely lasts loads longer on a cost. In truth, its endurance blows away the iPhone 15 Professional Max, which is already one of many longest enduring telephones round.
At Tom’s Information we check each good telephone utilizing our personal battery check, which surfs the online over a 5G connection at 150 nits of display brightness. The handsets that make our greatest telephone battery life checklist usually final 12 hours or longer on a cost. However the Samsung S24 Extremely units the usual for flagships (at the very least past gaming telephones).
|Battery life (Hrs:Minutes)
|Samsung Galaxy S24 Extremely
|Snapdragon 8 Gen 3
|Asus ROG Telephone 8
|Snapdragon 8 Gen 3
|Google Pixel 8 Professional
|iPhone 15 Professional
|iPhone 15 Professional Max
|Samsung Galaxy S23 Extremely
|Snapdragon 8 Gen 2 for Galaxy
|12:22 (adaptive) / 13:09 (60Hz)
In our first spherical of testing, the Galaxy S24 Extremely lasted an epic 16 hours and 45 minutes with its show set in adaptive mode (which suggests it may well scale from 1 to 120Hz dynamically). That runtime is greater than 4 hours longer than the Galaxy S23 Extremely, which lasted for 12:22 in our testing.
The S23 Extremely can go for so long as 13:09 for those who put the display in 60Hz mode, as long as you are keen to dwell with a much less clean show for that additional endurance. We’ll be testing the S24 Extremely in 60Hz mode as nicely.
The iPhone 15 Professional Max hit 14:02 within the Tom’s Information battery check. That is nice, but it surely’s nonetheless almost 3 hours wanting the S24 Extremely. In the meantime, the Pixel 8 Professional conked out at 10:03, which is greater than 6 hours behind Samsung’s newest big-screen beast.
Is the Samsung Galaxy S24 Extremely the longest enduring telephone total? Not fairly, as that honor goes to the Asus ROG Telephone 8, which is a gaming telephone that makes use of the identical Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chip as Samsung’s newest system.
The brand new chip may assist clarify the very large battery life distinction in juice between the Samsung Galaxy S24 Extremely and Galaxy S23 Extremely. In spite of everything, Qualcomm guarantees 25% higher effectivity for the Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 vs the Snapdragon 8 Gen 2. However now that we’re seeing the outcomes, they’re completely bonkers.
There’s extra excellent news. Utilizing a 45W USB-C charger, the Galaxy S24 Extremely reached a 71% cost in half-hour, in comparison with 41% with a 20W Apple charger.
General, the Samsung Galaxy S24 Extremely is among the longest enduring telephones ever. See our Galaxy S24 Extremely hadns-on overview for extra of our execs and cons concerning the new system.