Battery life

Battery life

Tips & tricks to extend your battery performance.


INSTRUCTIONS & INFO
  1. Access Usage Manager to determine which apps and features are consuming the most battery.
    Note: Tap the AT&T folder > Tap 'Usage Manager' > Tap the 'Battery' tab > Scroll down to view battery usage data > Tap the desired app/feature to view details
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  2. Enable Power saving mode to prolong battery life.
    Note: Swipe down from the Notification bar > Tap the Settings icon > Tap the 'My device' tab > Tap 'Power saving mode' > Tap the Power saving mode switch
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  3. Set the Brightness to low or automatic.
    Note: Swipe down from the Notification bar > Tap the Settings icon > Tap the 'My device' tab > Tap 'Display' > Tap 'Brightness' > Tap the Automatic brightness checkbox, or drag the Brightness slider to the desired level.
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  4. Set the Screen timeout to a shorter duration.
    Note: Swipe down from the Notification bar > Tap the Settings icon > Tap the 'My device' tab > Tap 'Display' > Tap 'Screen timeout' > Tap the desired option
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  5. Turn off Bluetooth,Wi-Fi and NFC when not in use.
    Note: Swipe down from the Notification bar with two fingers > Tap the desired icon.
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  6. Avoid using Live wallpapers.
    Note: Touch and hold an empty space on a home screen > Tap 'Set wallpaper' > Tap 'Home screen' > Tap the desired option.
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  7. Turn off Location services.
    Note: Swipe down from the Notification bar > Tap 'Location'
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  8. Turn off the Auto-update apps feature in the Play Store.
    Note: Swipe to then tap 'Play Store' > Tap the Play Store tab > Tap 'Settings' > Tap 'Auto-update apps' > Tap 'Do not auto-update apps'
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  9. Disable automatic Sync.
    Note: Swipe down from the Notification bar with two fingers > Tap 'Sync'
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  10. If you are traveling and do not have access to mobile or Wi-Fi networks, switch to Airplane mode.
    Note: Press and hold the Power/Lock key > Tap 'Airplane mode'
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  11. For information about charging your battery, search tutorials for ‘Charge battery’.
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