Cell Phones With the Worst Battery Life

We pride ourselves on offering premium cell phone charging products, but how long your battery lasts is also largely determined by the make and model of your device. Take a look at this list of the cell phones with the shortest battery life before you choose your next one:

20 shortest lasting cell phone batteries

Rank Model Talk time (in hours)
1 Motorola i412 (Boost Mobile) 3
2 ZTE Chorus (Cricket Wireless) 3.35
3 LG Encore (AT&T) 3.6
4 LG Saber (U.S. Cellular) 3.9
5 Huawei M835 Ideos (MetroPCS) 4
6 PCD Virgin Mobile Venture 4.08
7 Nokia Lumia 800 (unlocked) 4.12
8 RIM BlackBerry Curve 3G 9330 (Verizon Wireless) 4.18
9 HTC 7 Pro (U.S. Cellular) 4.5
9a HTC Arrive (Sprint) 4.5
11 Huawei Ascend 1(Cricket Wireless) 4.72
12 Samsung Zeal (Verizon Wireless) 4.8
13 HTC Trophy (Verizon Wireless) 5
13a HTC Desire (U.S. Cellular) 5
15 Pantech Jest 2 (Verizon Wireless) 5.3
16 HTC MyTouch 4G Slide (T-Mobile) 5.4
17 Samsung Galaxy S Blaze 4G (T-Mobile) 5.63
18 Samsung T-Mobile t159 5.72
19 Coolpad Quattro 4G (MetroPCS) 5.8
20 ZTE Render 5.9

Table and research from Cnet

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