Tips & Tricks to Help with Battery Drain on Your Note 9
When your phone battery seems like it is draining faster than it should, certain settings or apps may be the cause. You can definitely use the tips below to maximize your phone’s battery life and get the most out of your Galaxy Note 9.
To start off, verify your phone, charger and USB cable have no physical or liquid damage. Physical and/or liquid damages can affect the internal components of your device, which can make your phone run much slower than it should. Next, your settings can also affect how your phone runs and its battery life.
Follow the below steps to check your settings:
From the Home Screen, touch Apps.
Select Device Maintenance.
Touch the Battery icon.
A summary screen displays battery usage by apps.
Once you see which apps that are using a large percentage of battery, they can be closed.
You can also enable power saving mode from this screen that can be customized to your individual preferences.
If the options above have been explored and you are still experiencing abnormal battery drain we have a few more suggestions. These features listed below use more background data and can drain the battery faster than your basic standby mode.
Turn off Bluetooth or Wi-Fi when not in use
Turn on Airplane Mode when connectivity isn’t needed
Turn off Background Data
Turn off Auto Sync
Adjust Location settings or disable Location
Reduce the Brightness of your screen
Decrease screen timeout settings
Disable any themes with animations or larger file size
Disable Live wallpaper
If none of these suggestions seem to help, there is the possibility that you could be experiencing a symptom related to a hardware issue. A service repair technician is recommended in these cases to evaluate your device. Feel free to reach out to one of the moderators, if you’d like to explore setting up service or if you have any other questions!
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