Battery life: T-Mobile myTouch by Huawei

Learn how to save battery life on the T-Mobile myTouch by Huawei.





Battery saving mode


To turn on, turn off, or use battery life saving features on the device, follow these steps:


  1. From any Home  screen, tap the Menu key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Power saving  mode.



Battery saving mode settings


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Tips to save battery life


To save and extend battery life, follow these steps:


  1. See what features are using your battery:
    1. From the Home screen, press the Menu key.
    2. Touch Settings.
    3. Touch About phone.
    4. Touch Battery.
    5. Touch Battery use.
    6. You may reduce your usage of the top battery consuming features in order to extend battery life.
  2. Compare the talk time with the device’s specifications to ensure it is not a limitation of the device.
    Note: See What to expect above, because your talk-time and standby time will not be as long.
  3. Install any available updates for applications in the Google Play Store.
  4. If your battery is starting to lose some capacity over time, consider replacing it with a manufacturer approved battery.
  5. Search the device space for documents or known issues about battery life.


Lower screen brightness and timeout duration


Turn off Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot


Change application sync settings


Turn off background data


Minimize use of third party applications


Toggle from 4G to 2G


Update to the latest software


Set device to sleep when unused

Press and then quickly release the Power key to set the screen to sleep mode.