Enable Battery Saver Mode:

  1. Open “Settings
  2. Go to “Device
  3. Tap “Battery
  4. Tap “menu” and enable “Battery saver

Lower the Screen Brightness and Timeout Duration:

  1. Swipe the Status bar down on the home screen
  2. In the Notification area, drag the brightness slider towards the left
  3. Open “Settings
  4. Go to “Display” for more options
  5. Optionally, enable or disable “Adaptive brightness
  6. For timeout options, tap “Sleep” and select a lower value

Disable Unused Connectivity Features:

NOTE: You can turn the phone’s connectivity features OFF when they are not actively in use to avoid unnecessary network scans and potentially improve battery life.

  1. Swipe the Status bar down on the home screen
  2. Tap the “Bluetooth” “Location” and “Wi-Fi” quick toggles to turn the features OFF
  3. Open “Settings” and go to “Location” for more GPS options
  4. Tap “Mode” and enable “Battery saving
  5. Return to “Settings” and expand “Wireless & Networks
  6. Tap and disable “Tethering & Mobile Hotspot

Minimize Third-Party App Usage:

NOTE: Some third-party apps perform regular background processes and this can potentially affect the device’s battery life even when the apps are not actively in use. By disabling or removing unused third-party apps, you can improve battery life in the long run.

  1. Open “Settings” and go to “Apps
  2. Switch to “All apps” if needed
  3. Select the desired app and tap “Force Stop” / “Disable
  4. To remove an app, tap “Uninstall

Change Sync Settings:

NOTE: You can potentially improve battery life by changing the sync settings of your accounts to reduce sync.

  1. Open “Settings
  2. Go to “Accounts
  3. Select an account type
  4. Select the desired account
  5. Change the available settings to reduce sync as desired

Keep the OS Up To Date:

NOTE: OS updates can improve battery life and it’s recommended to keep the OS up to date at all times.

  1. Open “Settings
  2. Go to “About phone
  3. Tap “System updates
  4. Check if new updates are available
  5. Follow the prompts to download and install the updates

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