Samsung offers a lot of services and apps for its Galaxy devices, but there are many apps that we don’t use regularly. But due to the apps running in the background, the long-lasting battery of your mobile gets drained very quickly. Don’t worry, here you can check 3 smart tips to extend the battery life of your Samsung smartphone.
Battery life depends on how you use your smartphone and also different devices have different battery life. If you are also troubled by the problem of battery drain on your Samsung device, then definitely see the tips given below.
3 Smart Tips to Enhance Battery Life
1) Enable Auto Optimization Feature
You can reduce battery consumption by closing unused apps and controlling abnormal battery usage. Auto Optimization feature automatically performs optimizations to keep your phone running smoothly. This includes closing background apps and cleaning memory.
- Tap on the Settings.
- Scroll down and open Battery and Devices Care section.
- Click on the Auto optimization option.
- Tap on the toggle to turn it on.
- Auto restart when needed.
2) Individual Apps Optimization
You can easily optimize individual apps to use less battery, just need to follow a few steps. Open Settings app >> Click on Apps >> Select an app to optimize >> Tap on Battery >> Choose the Optimized option.
There are three options for the battery:
- Unrestricted: No battery usage optimization as background activity of the app is allowed without restrictions. This can consume more battery of your smartphone.
- Optimized: Optimize battery usage by allowing or restricting activities in the background according to the usage pattern of this app.
- Restricted: Restrict battery usage while this app is running in the background. The app may now work as expected and notifications may be delayed.
3) Background Usage limits
The more unused applications running in the background, the more battery power is consumed. You can set background usage limits to reduce battery consumption.
To do so, visit Settings app >> click on Battery and device care >> press Battery option >> tap on Background usage limits. Now, you can set the battery usage limits of the apps you want to control.
Sleeping apps: Apps will run in the background only occasionally. Updates and notifications may be delayed.
Deep Sleeping apps: Apps will never run in the background and may not receive updates or notifications. They’ll only work when you open them.
Never Sleeping apps: You can select apps that will not be automatically set to power-saving mode.
Hurrah! Samsung Galaxy S22 users in India can now enjoy One UI 6 Beta features [2.8GB]
One UI 6 Beta update for Samsung Galaxy S22, Galaxy S22 Plus, and Galaxy S22 Ultra arrives with a bundle of new features and advancements along with the Android security patch to provide a wonderful and next-level experience.
- Galaxy S22 – S901EXXU7ZWI6
- Galaxy S22 Plus – S906EXXU7ZWI6
- Galaxy S22 Ultra – S908EXXU7ZWI6
The installtion package size of this update is 2.8 GB, user can connect their device to WiFi to install the update. The update brings the September 2023 security patch to improve system security and stability.
To join the One UI 6 Beta program, you need to access the Samsung Members app, find the Beta invitation banner, and fill out some basic information and consent. As soon as you complete the registration, Samsung will seed the Android 14-based One UI 6 Beta on your device. Then you can download and install the Beta update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and install.
Samsung will further optimize One UI 6 animations in October
Samsung has recently released the fourth One UI 6 Beta update to the Galaxy S23 series. In particular, the company implemented optimized animations in One UI 6 Beta 4, while a reliable source revealed that it will continue to optimize in October.
According to IceUniverse, it’s 100% confirmed that Samsung will further optimize the animations in One UI 6 Beta software in October. The company will unveil the One UI 6 on October 5, and the Stable rollout could start in the third or fourth week.
One UI 5.1.1 software allegedly brought non-linear animations with the Galaxy Z Fold 5 and Flip 5. Accordingly, consumers are expecting Samsung’s Android 14 update should introduce refreshed animations and transition effects to Galaxy devices.
In October, Samsung will continue to optimize. Confirm 100% https://t.co/A1auivma1i
— ICE UNIVERSE (@UniverseIce) September 23, 2023
Samsung’s One UI 6.0 Update: Galaxy S20, Note 20, and More Left Behind, New Options for Android Enthusiasts
Android 14 will soon start to roll out for Google Pixel phones. Samsung, on the other hand, started the One UI 6.0 Beta Program for Galaxy S23 series in August 2023. Samsung consumers have high expectations with the One UI 6.0 update, but many Galaxy devices are no longer supported.
Samsung should have pledged the Android 14 update for Galaxy S20 and Note 20 series, but it didn’t. It leads the Galaxy S20 FE to ineligibility for the next major update. Launched pre-installed with Android 10, the S20, Note 20 and S20 FE devices are no longer eligible for any major upgrade.
The popular Galaxy A series phones – Galaxy A51 and A71 have also finished their OS upgrade eligibility with the Android 13-based One UI 5.0. Now, the Korean tech giant focuses more on affordable phones, with the Galaxy A24 as a recent example, which will get 4 OS upgrades.
The 2nd generation Galaxy Z Fold smartphone was also eligible for three major updates. The company had released it with Android 10-based One UI 2.5, which means, it has also completed its big OTA lifespan with Android 13. You can check One UI 6.0 unsupported devices in the list below.
- Galaxy S20 Series
- Galaxy Note 20 Series
- Galaxy S20 FE (LTE/5G)
- Galaxy Z Fold 2 5G
- Galaxy A71 & Galaxy A51
How to get One UI 6
To experience the next Samsung mobile OS, you need to purchase a new Galaxy phone. There are a lot of sticking options, offering you a longer software lifespan across categories from budget to premium. Check the quick guide below, which embeds phones with great software support.
- Premium – Galaxy S23 series
- Bonus Tip – Galaxy S21 FE (flagship phone with affordability)
- Mid-range – Galaxy A54 and Galaxy A34
- Budget – Galaxy A24