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5 ways to extend your smartphone's battery life

Tony Ibrahim | May 26, 2015
Avoid the dreaded 'battery low' message with these simple tips

Spring cleaning

Basic maintenance goes a long and sometimes improving smartphone performance is as simple as a restart. Doing so frees up memory and ensures they run efficiently.

More can be done day-to-day to keep them running economically. Be sure to close unused applications running in the background, all of which can be done from the task manager.

Some Android smartphones have third-party applications that cannot be uninstalled. These applications can be disabled from the application manager in the settings menu.

And don't forget...

Battery saving modes put these tips into practice at the switch of a single toggle. Some offer a granular approach to battery saving by allowing you to choose which features are limited to conserve power. These little tricks will often extend the battery life of a smartphone by hours.

 

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