How to save battery in Jelly Bean 4.1 based Samsung Smartphones?

Last Update Date : Apr 19. 2018



Click here  to know why battery runs out early in Jelly Bean 4.1 based Samsung Smartphones.


Jelly Bean 4.1 based Samsung Smartphones drains out battery quickly if you have a bright display and using features like GPS, Bluetooth, Wifi or Mobile data simultaneously. Here, we will guide you How to switch off these features (when not using it) with minimum clicks to save your battery and increase back up time.


Switch off your GPS when you are not using apps like :


● Maps

● Navigation based apps

● Apps where you need to give your location.



Follow the below steps to do it :


a). Drag down your notification area of your home screen as shown below :




b). You can see lots of icons referring to different features, Switch off GPS when not using, see below :




c). Once OFF , the icon will get darker as shown below for reference :





d). Switch off Bluetooth, Wi-fi and Mobile data through the same Notification area. We recommend you to use this function to turn off features quickly and on the move. See below :




(Representation of Wifi being turned OFF in Notification area)



(Representation of Bluetooth being turned OFF in Notification area)


e). For Switching off Mobile Data swipe your fingers to the left to get more options for features as shown below :







Battery performance also gets affected by


● High graphics games

● Capacitive Display

● High level of Brightness

● Widgets that needs constant updates like facebook , weather widgets.




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