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How-to CAT S48c: Tips to Improve and Conserve Battery Life

Discussion in 'Other Phones' started by DustenRust, Jan 30, 2019.

  1. DustenRust

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    Enable Battery Optimization:

    1. Launch “Settings
    2. Go to “Battery” > “Battery optimization
    3. Select an app to optimize
    4. Optionally, tap “menu” and enable “Advanced optimization

    Lower the Screen Brightness and Timeout Duration:

    1. Swipe the Status bar down on the home screen
    2. From the Notification area, drag the brightness slider towards the left
    3. Open “Settings
    4. Go to “Display” > “Advanced
    5. Tap “Sleep” and select a lower timeout value

    Remove Unused Third-Party Apps:

    NOTE: Certain third-party apps can perform regular background processes which can potentially affect the device’s battery life. By removing unused third-party apps from the phone, you can potentially improve battery life.

    1. Launch “Settings
    2. Access “Apps & Notifications
    3. Switch to “See all apps
    4. Select the desired app
    5. Tap “Uninstall” > “OK

    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 “GPS (Location)” and “Bluetooth” quick toggles to disable the features
    3. Open “Settings” and go to “network & Internet
    4. Tap “hotspot & Tethering” > “Wi-Fi Hotspot” and disable the feature

    Keep the OS Updated:

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

    1. Launch “Settings
    2. Access “System” > “System updates
    3. Tap “Check for updates
    4. If applicable, follow the on-screen prompts to download and apply available updates

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