How to get Battery Percentage icon on iPod Touch status bar

battery iPod Touch doesn’t shows the battery left level in percentage on status bar and Apple has its own reasons for it. You can easily get the Battery Level Percentage on your jailbroken iPod touch.

To jailbreak iPod touch, check this tutorial.

Follow the Steps below to Get Battery Level Percentage on iPod touch 2G/3G

1. Open Cydia, tap the Search tab and search for ‘SBSettings’.

2. Install SBSettings app. Now open Settings where you’ll see SBSettings. Click on the ‘More’ icon. Open System Options and Turn ON the ‘Numeric Battery’ option.

SBsettings - More icon    System options

The battery level in percentage (%) will immediately appear next to battery status icon.

battery level in %

SBSettings is a useful app to make other tweaks and easily access device settings.

Note: SBSettings doesn’t adds any icon on home screen, you can access it by swiping the status bar (top bar) on your iPod touch.


Mayur Agarwal is the founder and editor-in-chief of WebTrickz. As a Technology enthusiast and an Internet addict, he loves sharing useful How To’s and Tips & Tricks. Follow him @mayurjango on Twitter.

9 Responses

  1. TY3773 says:

    Thank you sooooooooooooooooooooooo much

  2. geo says:

    THANK YOU SO MUCH!!! but the sbsettings crashes after a few seconds…so u have to make it quickly!

  3. Lucas says:

    Thank you so much! I was trying to figure out how to do it. Because I jailbroke my iTouch 2nd Gen a while ago, then it broke :(. So I DFU’d it and started again, and I had managed to get it the first time, then I forgot. Thank you so much for this, you are a hero!

  4. Duncan says:

    Wow. i’ve been looking for this forever, and it’s right here.
    Five Stars

  5. renee says:

    I searched the app and I couldn’t fine it..

  6. numair says:

    thanksss alot …… i had sbsettings but i didnt know that it can also doo that

  7. Dumplingz says:

    If I could ‘like’ this page, I totally would. This is amazing!! Thanks very much!

  8. JoJo says:


  9. tomli1 says:

    Drains the battery faster
    though :/

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