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Configure Power Saving Mode on Your Galaxy Tab E 8.0

Power saving modes limit your device's performance to conserve battery power. Choose between Power saving mode and Ultra power saving mode. You can turn on Power saving mode manually, or you can set your device to go into Power saving mode automatically. Battery power consumption depends on factors such as network configuration, wireless service provider, signal strength, operating temperature, features selected, vibrate mode, backlight settings, browser use, frequency of calls, and voice, data, and applications' usage patterns.

Screens and settings available may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Turn On Power Saving Mode

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.   

  2. Touch Settings.   

  3. Swipe to and touch Battery.   

  4. Touch Power saving mode.   

  5. Touch the slider to turn Power saving mode on.   

  6. Touch Start power saving and choose when you want Power saving mode to take effect.   

Turn On Ultra Power Saving Mode

Use Ultra power saving mode to switch your device's screen to grayscale and turn off nonessential applications so you get the maximum battery life.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.   

  2. Touch Settings.   

  3. Swipe to and touch Battery.   

  4. Touch Ultra power saving mode.   

  5. Touch the slider to turn Ultra power saving mode on.   

  6. Review the Terms and conditions, mark the checkbox, and touch AGREE.   

  7. The Internet or Chrome™, Calendar, and Clock applications are automatically available in Ultra power saving mode. Touch to make additional applications available.   

Turn Off Ultra Power Saving Mode

  1. From the Home screen, touch MORE.   

  2. Touch Turn off Ultra power saving mode.

To adjust network connections, sound, and display settings in Ultra power saving mode, touch MORE > Settings.

Power Saving Tips

Your device provides options that help you conserve battery power. By customizing these options and turning off features in the background, you can use your device longer between charges:

  • Turn off the Bluetooth® feature.

  • Turn off Wi-Fi®.

  • Turn off the GPS (Location) service.

  • Turn off the mobile data connection.

  • Turn off auto-syncing of accounts.

  • Turn off Smart stay.

  • Decrease the backlight time (timeout settings).

  • Decrease the brightness of the display.

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