Gear S3: How can I increase battery runtime and standby time?

Last Update date : 2017.04.21

The Gear S3 provides various options that help you conserve battery power. To reduce battery consumption and increase the standby time, here are some tips:


● When Gear is not in use, switch to sleep mode by covering the screen with the palm. The screen will turn off if the Gear is not used for a specified period. 

● Activate power saving mode

●  Close unnecessary apps

● Deactivate the Bluetooth or Wi-Fi feature when not in use

● Decrease the screen brightness

● Deactivate the Watch always on feature

● Deactivate the Voice wake-up feature in the S Voice app

● Customise the notification settings in Samsung Gear on the mobile device


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