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Changing the Brightness and Screen Timeout on Your Galaxy Tab S3

You can adjust the screen brightness automatically or manually, depending on the darkness of the surrounding environment. The screen timeout length can also be adjusted.

Adjust Display Brightness

Turning on automatic brightness can assist on battery conservation.

Adjusting from the Notification Panel

  1. To open the Quick settings panel, using two fingers, swipe down from the top of the screen.

  2. To adjust the screen brightness, touch and drag the slider to the left or right. 

   

Adjust from the Display Settings

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Search, then search for and select Brightness.

  3. To adjust the screen brightness, touch and drag the slider to the right or left.

    When Auto brightness is turned on, the device will adjust the display brightness based on your environment.

Adjust Screen Timeout

Reducing the screen timeout can also assist on battery conservation.

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Search, then search for and select Screen timeout.

  3. Choose from the various Screen timeout options.

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