Micromax In 1 Users Face Battery Swelling and Draining Issue Following First Update After 1.5 Years of Launch

Micromax In 1 users are reporting battery swelling issues after the first update on the device.

Micromax In 1 and In Note 1 (review) users are facing a battery-related issue after an update that arrived in early September on these devices. After the launch in November 2020 and March 2021 respectively on both the devices, the company hadn’t rolled out any update for the In 1. The Micromax In 1 users received the first update on their phones after a long wait of one and a half years. The update was said to bring the latest August security patch with a few optimisations.

However, soon after the update, users started facing rapid battery drain issues. Moreover, the battery started getting swelling days after the update which has now created concern among users. At the time of writing, we also faced this issue. Soon after updating our unit, we noticed that the battery drained out overnight despite being fully charged. Our In 1’s battery also swelled after a few days.

Micromax In 1 Battery Swells After August Update

Several users on Twitter have pointed out the issues they are facing with the recent update on the Micromax In 1 and In Note 1. After the August security patch update, these Micromax smartphones’ batteries started draining rapidly and moreover, they started to swell. The swelling battery has caused concern among users about whether they should use the phone or not. Here’re the complaints of the users who are facing this issue.

The problem started when Micromax rolled out the August security patch update for these devices based on Android 10. Below is an image of the update that was received by users.

The update compromised the latest patch and performance upgrade, however, it ended up swelling the battery for most of the users. MySmartPrice has reached out to Micromax for a statement on the same and will update the article accordingly.

To bring this to notice, Micromax never rolled out any update for the In 1 despite promising the Android 11 update after two months of launch.

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