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Wirelessly Charge Your Galaxy S8 & S8+

Free yourself from the cables and cords, and start wirelessly charging your phone. The Galaxy S8 and S8+ are compatible with wireless charging devices approved by Samsung, which are sold separately.

Use only charging devices and batteries approved by Samsung. Samsung accessories are designed for your device to maximize battery life. Using other accessories may invalidate your warranty and may cause damage.

Turn On Fast Wireless Charging

So you've got yourself a neat wireless charger and you're wondering how to use it. First of all, you need to turn on fast wireless charging. Follow along to learn how.

This setting will only be available after a wireless charger has been connected to the phone.

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

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

  3. Touch More Options.

  4. Touch Advanced settings.

  5. To turn on Fast wireless charging, touch the slider.

Wireless Charging

It is so simple to use wireless charging, it only takes one step! But before you start, just keep this in mind: While charging, the phone and the charger may become hot when using wireless or fast charging. This does not affect the phone's lifespan or performance and is in the phone's normal range of operation.

To charge your phone wirelessly, place the phone on top of the wireless charging station (not included).

The charger may stop charging if the battery becomes too hot.

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