Optimize Battery Life
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Optimize Battery Life

Tips and tricks to extend your battery performance.


Prenote info

For charging and use times, see the Specifications tutorial
In this tutorial, you will learn how to:

• View and manage power consumption
• Enable battery saver mode
• Turn off unused services and activate Airplane mode
• Change display settings

View and manage power consumption

Use the original charger and battery to maintain optimal battery performance over the life of your device. The battery comes partially charged. Battery life and charge cycles vary by use and settings. 

Enable battery saver mode

1. Press the Watch Crown to access the Apps tray, then scroll to and select the settings Settings app

2. Scroll to and select Battery

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3. Scroll to and select the Battery saver switch.

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Turn off unused services and activate Airplane mode 

From the Settings screen, select Connectivity. Select Wi-Fi, then select the Wi-Fi switch if enabled.

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If you are traveling and do not have access to mobile or Wi-Fi networks, enable Airplane mode. Swipe down from the top of Watch face to access Quick Settings, then select the Airplane mode icon.

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Change display settings

To extend battery life, set the screen to a lower brightness and decrease screen timeout. From the Settings screen, select Display.

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To lower screen brightness, select Adjust brightness then select the Remove icon to the desired brightness.

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To change Screen timeout, scroll to and select Screen timeout. Select a lower screen timeout option.

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