It is better to avoid charging our smartphone for a long period of time, so as a result of this most people would want to go for bigger batteries.
Bigger batteries don’t always mean longer use, with screen size and processor performance to be taken into account.
So which smartphones can you buy with 3,000mAh battery or larger?
Samsung Galaxy S6 edge Plus power 30,00mAh battery. This battery isn’t the largest but coupled with Samsung’s octa-core Exynos processor. power consumption is kept to a minimum. This battery is also able to fast charge and even charges quickly wirelessly. In our review a 16-hour day of use still had 15 per cent in the battery at bed time.
OnePlus 2 power 3,300mAh with 5.5-inch 1080p display chews battery despite the Snapdragon 810 processor efficiency. Yet we still found this handheld powerhouse took just two hours to charge to full. Then it kept going after 24-hours of use with still a good 10 per cent battery remaining.
Sony Xperia Z5 Premium power 3,430mAh. This handset offers Quick Charge 2.0 and Sony’s smart battery saving extras. Sony has added memory to the display, meaning that the CPU can be cut as soon as the display is showing what’s needed. The result should be two days of use in Stamina Mode.
Motorola Moto X Play power 3,630mAh battery. The battery combined with octa-core Snapdragon 615 processor can offer. full 48 hours of use on a charge. It should even be able to fast charge for 8 hours of use in just 15 minutes.
LG G4 power 3,000mAh battery with a Snapdragon 808 processor the phone only manages a day on a charge.
Google Nexus 6 Power 3,220mAh battery and it comes with a fast charger in the box meaning 6-hours use from a 15-minute charge. On a full charge, Google says, it will go all day even with lots of use.
HTC One Max power 3,300mAh battery. According to HTC it can manage 585 hours of 3G standby. Although with the now-dated Snapdragon 600 processor that battery could be used more efficiently by more modern handsets.
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 power 3000mAh battery life, with the new Exynos 7 octa-core processor is reportedly better and also offers fast and wireless charging options. Not bad considering it’s powering a 5.7-inch QHD display.
Huawei Ascend Mate 7 power 4,100mAh battery with a processor octa-core Kirin 925 at 1.8GHz, which is efficient. Add in various battery saving app tweaks and the result is a battery that gives a good two days of use.
Microsoft Lumia 640 XL power 3,000mAh battery. This 5.7-inch Windows Phone packs in a 3,000mAh battery and is coupled with a 1.2GHz quad-core processor.
OnePlus One power 3,100mAh battery with impressive specs including a 5.5-inch HD display and Snapdragon 801 processor.
Samsung Galaxy Note 4 power 3,220mAh battery and it is coupled with the Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 processor, drain is kept to a minimum.So that 3,220mAh battery should provide plenty of use on a charge for a full day even with heavy use. The Note 4 charges 30 per cent fast than the last model and, Samsung says, should offer 50 per cent battery after a 30-minute charge.
LG G3 power 3,000mAh battery with 5.5-inches.The G3 comes with 1.8A charger meaning it charge faster than most, even with that large battery. And it should deliver a solid day even with quite a bit of use.
Sony Xperia Z3 power 3,100mAh battery with 5.2-inch display and an all day run-time the Xperia Z3 battery leaves few complaints.
Asus Zenfone Max power 5,000mAh battery with 5.5inch display and a Snapdragon 410 processor so expect to get plenty of life out of this all day powerhouse.