Galaxy Note8 - Charge the device (SM-N950W)

Last Update Date : Sep 13. 2019

Charging your device

Only use charging devices and batteries approved by Samsung. Samsung accessories are designed for your phone to maximize battery life. Using other accessories may invalidate your warranty and may cause damage.

For fastest charging times, use the Adaptive Fast Charger that came with your phone. You can also fast charge your phone by using a Wireless charger (not included).

Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Turn on fast cable charging

1 From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.
2 Touch Settings.
3 Touch Device maintenance.

If your phone has received the Android 9.0 Pie update, touch Device care.

4 Touch Battery.
5 Touche the More options icon.
Galaxy Note8: How do I charge my Samsung Galaxy Note8 (SM-N950W)?
6 Touch Advanced settings.
Galaxy Note8: How do I charge my Samsung Galaxy Note8 (SM-N950W)?
7 To turn on Fast cable charging, touch the slider.
Galaxy Note8: How do I charge my Samsung Galaxy Note8 (SM-N950W)?

If the option is not available on your device, make sure your device is connected to an Adaptive Fast Charger with the provided USB cable while you are trying to activate it. The label “Adaptive Fast Charger” will be displayed on an Adaptive Fast Charger.

Fast charging

1 Insert the USB cable into the USB charger/accessory port.
Galaxy Note8: How do I charge my Samsung Galaxy Note8 (SM-N950W)?
2 Connect the USB cable to the Adaptive Fast Charger and then plug the assembly into a standard outlet.
3 Unplug the Adaptive Fast Charger from the outlet and remove the USB cable from the phone when charging is complete.

Wireless charging

While charging, your phone and the charger may become hot when using wireless or fast charging. This does not affect the phone's lifespan or performance and is in the phone's normal range of operation.

To charge your phone wirelessly, place it on top of the wireless charging station.

The charger may stop charging if the battery becomes too hot.

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