How do I enable Ultra Power Saving mode on my Galaxy A5?

Last Update date : 2017.03.27

Ultra power saving mode saves battery power by applying a simplified grey scale theme to your home screen and limiting the number of usable apps. To set the Ultra Power Saving mode, follow the steps below:

1. Pull down the status bar from the top of the screen using one fingers, and scroll to the right; and then select the Ultra power saving mode. (“U Power Saving”).

 

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2. You may need to accept the Terms and Conditions to use this function for the first time. Tap on the check box to tick mark, then tap Next.

 

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3. When the current Battery percentage and Estimated max standby time information popup for Ultra power saving mode is displayed, tap Enable. Device changed to Ultra power saving mode.

 

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Alternatively, on Settings, you can activate the Ultra Power saving mode, follow these steps:


1. Tap Power saving in Settings.
2. Tap Ultra Power saving mode.
3. Slide the Ultra Power saving mode switch to the right.
4. The information popup for Ultra Power saving mode is displayed, and then tap Enable.
5. Device is now set to use “Ultra Power saving mode”.

 

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6. If Ultra Power saving mode is enabled, the device will be set up as follows:

• Displays colors on the screen as grey tones.
• Limits access to default apps and to various other apps that can be selected from a list.
• Deactivates the mobile data connection when the screen turns off.
• Deactivates the Wi-Fi and Bluetooth features.


On bottom screen, remaining battery power and estimated battery running time is displayed.
The estimated maximum standby time shows the approximate amount of time remaining while the device is not being used before the battery power runs out.
The time may vary depending on your device settings, surrounding environment, usage patterns, and actual device usage. Basically, in ultra power saving mode, you can launch simple call, sending message and launch internet. Besides, you can add more apps to use.

7. Through Settings, you can set items about network connections, sound, display.


If you want to return to normal mode again, tap the Disable ultra power saving mode.

 

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If you have additional questions or require further assistance, please contact Samsung Customer Care on 1300 362 603 to speak to a technical support specialist or you may log into Live Chat Support to chat with the technical team online; click here to chat now (Mon-Sun, 8am to 8pm).

 

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