How to Kill Background App Refresh in iOS7 [Battery-Life]

Background App Refresh is a nice new feature in iOS7 but may also harm your iPhone battery life. Here is how to switch it off.

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iOS7 has real multitasking and automatically updates your apps in the background. Cool, but it may also result in ...

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Poor Battery Life...

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Here is how to disable background app refresh for those apps, that you dislike anyway:

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Go to the Settings.app

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Open "General"

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... and go to "Background App Refresh"

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Disable those apps, that you don't use that much. Or disable Background App Refresh for all apps, in case your battery life is really bad.

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