Battery life: Samsung Galaxy Note7

    Learn how to save battery life on the Samsung Galaxy Note7.

     

     

     

    Battery saving mode

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Device maintenance,  then tap Battery.
    4. Under Power saving mode select either MID or MAX. Each option will give an estimate of how much battery life is left.

     

    Battery saving mode settings

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Tap Device maintenance,  then tap Battery.
    4. Under Power saving mode select either MID or MAX.
    5. Adjust the following for MID or MAX:
      • CUSTOMIZE
      • Limit maximum brightness
      • Change screen resolution
      • Limit device performance
      • Prevent background network usage
    6. Tap APPLY. The amount of time the battery has left is found in parenthesis after APPLY.

     

    Tips to save battery life

    • Change application sync settings
    • Lower screen brightness and timeout duration
    • Toggle from 4G to 2G
    • Turn off background data
    • Turn off Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and Smartphone Mobile Hotspot
    • Uninstall unused apps
    • 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.