How do I use Power saving mode on my Samsung Galaxy S5?

Power saving mode extends the standby time and reduces battery consumption by preventing applications that are running in the background from using a mobile data connection and limiting access to some particularly battery-draining apps.

Accessing Power saving mode from the quick settings panel

1.    Drag down the status bar from the top of the screen using two fingers.

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2.    Tap Power saving. Once power saving mode is enabled the icon will turn a lime green colour.

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Accessing Power saving mode from Settings

1.    From the Home screen tap Apps and then Settings (you may need to swipe left or right first to locate it).

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2.    Tap Power saving mode.

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3.    Tap the Power saving mode switch to put it in the 'on' position

 

Advanced Power Saving Settings

Follow the steps below to tweak Power saving mode so that it conserves even more of your battery's charge than usual. Note that changing these settings will mean restricting the effectiveness of some apps.

1. Tap Block background data. This will prevent apps that are running in the background from using a mobile data connection.

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2.    Tap Restrict performance and then tap the switch in the top-right corner to enable the restricted performance settings.

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To enable and disable different restricted perfomance settings touch the check box next to each to add or remove a tick.

 

5.    Return to the Power saving mode screen and tap Greyscale mode and then touch the switch to enable Greyscale mode. Enabling Greyscale mode will apply a grey colour to help conserve device power.

 

How do I use Power saving mode on my Samsung Galaxy S5?

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