Battery & power: Samsung Sidekick 4G

Learn how to replace the battery and save battery life on the Samsung Sidekick 4G. Find out more on this page:

 

Battery

Battery life

 

 

Battery

Insert / remove battery

To to insert or remove the battery in your device, follow these steps:

 

  1. Lift the back cover to remove it.

 

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  2.  Insert the battery by aligning the gold contacts on the battery with the gold contacts inside the phone. Lower the battery into position.

 

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  3.  Press the back cover onto the phone until it snaps into place.

 

Remove the battery

 

  • Note: Before removing or replacing the battery, make sure the phone is turned off. To turn the phone off, press and hold down the power button until the power-off image displays, then tap Power off.

 

  1. Lift the back cover to remove it.

 

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  2.  Remove the battery by lifting it out of the compartment.

 

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  3.  Press the back cover onto the phone until it snaps into place.

 

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Battery life

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:

 

Turn off Bluetooth, GPS, Wi-Fi, and Portable Wi-Fi hotspot when not in use.

All of these features will frequently search for connections in the background while you aren’t using them. To turn these features on and off, go to Menu>Settings>Wireless.

Note: These settings can be accessed quickly by using the Power Control widget. To add this widget, touch and hold an empty space on the Home screen, touch Widget, and touch Power Control.

If Wi-Fi is available, use it: Using Wi-Fi not only saves your mobile data usage, it also can be a more power-efficient way to use data instead of using your mobile network.

 

 

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