Gear S: Charging Cradle
The charging dock for Gear S can be used as a supplementary battery. You can charge the Gear S by connecting it to the charging dock.
When you connect the Gear and the charging dock, the LED indicator flashes one of the colors to indicate the battery level of charging dock.
• When the battery level is 100~80%, the light flashes blue.
• When 80~20%, it flashes green.
• When 20~5%, it flashes red.
• When under 5%, it flashes red blinking.
• When a charging dock error occurs, the LED indicator flashes yellow.
At that time, you should contact a Samsung Service Centre for service support.
You should note that the Gear S’s battery level may be different from LED color since LED indicator display the charging dock’s battery level.
To check the Gear’s battery level, view the indicator panel on Gear’s screen.
Charging Dock LED Color
During the charging the Charging Dock with the charger or USB cable, the LED flashes the red under charging and changes to blue when fully charged. Also, when charging the charging dock which connected with the Gear, LED flashes by order of same color and both devices will be charged.
But since the LED means the charging status of Charging Dock’s battery level, it can be different from the charging status of Gear S battery. For example, even though the LED of Charging dock is blue, Gear S may not be charged fully. To check the battery level of Gear S, please drag to downward the screen of Gear S and check the indicator bar.
Using Charging Dock Without a Charger
Charging the Gear using the charging dock without a charger charges the battery to less than half of the battery’s capacity and it’s normal operation.
To charge the Gear S by charging dock, it need the extra power consumption for Charging Dock itself the power supply current, the current efficiency of the charging process, USB recognition.
Checking the Battery Level of Gear S
Since the LED means the charging status of Charging Dock’s battery level, it can be different from the charging status of Gear S battery and it’s normal operation . For example, even though the LED of Charging dock is blue, Gear S may not be charged fully. To check the battery level of Gear S, please drag to downward the screen of Gear S and check the indicator bar.
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