Battery life: T-Mobile myTouch by LG (E739)

Learn how to save battery life on the T-Mobile myTouch by LG (E739).

 

 

 

 

Battery saving mode

 

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

 

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Battery saving mode settings

 

To change settings for the battery life saving feature, follow these steps:

 

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Tips to save battery life

 

To save and extend battery life, follow these steps:

 

Lower screen brightness and timeout duration

  1. From  any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Display.
  4. Touch Brightness or Screen timeout.
  5. Touch  and drag the Slider to manually  adjust screen brightness.
  6. Touch OK.

 

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

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Wireless & networks.
  4. Touch to select or clear the Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS, Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot check box to enable or disable

 

Change application sync settings

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Accounts & sync.
  4. Under 'Manage accounts', touch the account you would like to sync.
  5. Touch to select the check box for the items you would like to sync.
  6. Touch the Menu key.
  7. Touch Sync now.

 

Turn off background data

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Accounts & sync.
  4. Under 'Manage accounts', touch the account you would like to sync.
  5. Touch to select the check box for the items you would like to sync.
  6. Touch the Menu key.
  7. Touch Sync now.

 

Minimize use of third party applications

  1. From any Home screen,  touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Applications.
  4. Touch Manage applications.
  5. Touch the application  you want to uninstall.
  6. Touch Uninstall.
  7. Touch OK.

 

Toggle from 4G to 2G

  1. From  any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Wireless  and Networks.
  4. Touch Mobile  Networks.
  5. Touch to selectthe Use only 2G networks checkbox.

 

Update to the latest software

  1. From  any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch About phone.
  4. Scroll  to and view Software version.

 

Set device to sleep when unused

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