low battery pop up

low battery pop up

Postby erik22 » Fri Nov 30, 2012 1:04 pm

I'm using an iphone 5 to record a time lapse file condensing 2.5 hours into 5 minutes. I'm in Airplane mode and black screen, but the battery gets low 15 - 20 minutes before the end and sends a pop up message up that interrupts TimeLapse. I'm to able to connect to a power source, so is there either a way to block the "low battery" message or eek more life out of the battery (disable HDR or other processor intensive functions)? Thanks for any help.
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Re: low battery pop up

Postby xyster » Sat Dec 01, 2012 1:01 am

There is no way that I know of to disable the low battery alert. Beyond that, if you are using Express mode make sure to set the exposure to auto. If you are using Classic. Make sure you are only saving photos or a video but not both and don't do any processing of any kind.
Finally make sure everything else is turned off. Put the phone in airplane mode and kill any apps that may be running in the background (Skype, music apps, disable automatic email fetch, etc.). Do not disturb may also be useful but I'm not sure.
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