Questions tagged [battery-saver]

Battery Saver is a mode where the Android system will disable and optimize some apps and services to preserve the battery.

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Is it sensible to turn off the phone for charging?

I know that electronic devices, when not in use for a few hours and especially when charging, should be turned off. However, when I turn my phone off and plug it into the charger, it shows the "...
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How can I keep an app running when Extreme Battery Saver is on?

I'm using a Google Pixel 5 with Android 13 Beta. It has an Extreme Battery Saver mode which the system will ask me to turn on if the battery level goes under 10%. After it is enabled, most apps will ...
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How can I disable the battery saver window that appears at 15%?

I develop a kiosk app (can be a device owner if required) and I don't want to show the battery saver window that is shown at 15% on Samsung Galaxy Watch4 to my customers. I want to disable this ...
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Keep WiFi running when screen is off and phone is locked (streaming with black screen, battery saving, newpipe, podcasts)

How do I keep my WiFi running when my phone's screen is off and locked? Facts: The biggest battery drain is my screen usage WiFi uses your battery, but not nearly as badly as the screen I use my ...
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ANT+ and UPSM (ultra power saving mode)

I have a Samsung device with ANT+ support and i would like to connect to ANT+ devices when in UPS(ultra power saving) mode. However, in UPS mode with bluetooth enabled, the ANT+ is not working. ...
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Is there a battery optimization app that allows me to turn or sync/data for all apps with an exception for certain ones?

I'm guessing there is a 3rd party app that does this, but I'm not sure. Is there a way to turn off auto sync for all apps with an exception for certain ones? For example, when I snowboard, my phone ...
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Making a device to simulate low battery early

I have device which is used commonly by a layman kin. She does not really understand, why spares the battery if we do not wait until it goes to zero. She thinks, the device needs charge only if it was ...
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Enable vibration and location services while on battery saver

I like using battery saver on my Android phone as it greatly extends the battery. However, there is one app that I use that I would like to exempt from two of the things that batter saver disables - ...
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How can one change the battery saver to dark mode in Android 9 (Samsung Galaxy S9)?

I use Samsung Galaxy S9 with Android 9. Screenshot from the Google Drive Android application, which seems to indicate that it is possible to change the theme in the battery saver: How can one change ...
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WhatsApp disappears in Ultra Power Saving Mode

I just bought a Samsung Galaxy C9 Pro. Not sure what I did on the phone, when I change it to Ultra Power Saving Mode, WhatsApp disappears and I'm unable to use it. It worked well before but not sure ...
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