Battery life: Google Nexus 6

    Learn how to save battery life on the Google Nexus 6.

     

     

     

    Battery saving mode

    1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Scroll to 'Device,' then tap Battery.
    4. Tap the Menu icon > Battery saver.

     

    Battery saving mode settings

    1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
    2. Tap Settings.
    3. Scroll to 'Personal,' then tap Location.
    4. Tap Mode.
    5. Choose from the following options:
      • High accuracy - Uses GPS, Wi-Fi and mobile networks to estimate location.
      • Battery saving - Use Wi-Fi and mobile networks to estimate location.
      • Device only - Use GPS to pinpoint your location.

     

    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.