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Use Power Saving Modes on Sprint Galaxy S8 & S8+

Don’t you hate it when your battery dies while you're playing a game? You should use Power Saving mode on your S8 and S8+. That "Low Battery" warning can take a hike.

Turn On/Off Power Saving Modes

Need your phone to last for a presentation at school tonight but you have to share videos and slides with your teammates on apps this afternoon? Turn on Medium power saving mode to make sure your battery lasts. You’ll still have access to all functions in this mode.

Turn On Medium Power Saving Mode

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Search, then search for and select Power saving mode.

  3. To turn on Medium power saving mode, touch MID.

  4. Touch APPLY.

    You can customize the Power saving mode options by touching CUSTOMIZE.

  5. To turn off Medium power saving mode, navigate back to Power saving mode from settings and then touch OFF.

Turn On Maximum Power Saving Mode

Use this mode overnight or times you won't be using your phone. You won't believe how long your battery lasts! Just follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Search, then search for and select Power saving mode.

  3. To turn on Maximum power saving mode, touch MAX.

  4. Touch APPLY.

  5. You can customize the Power saving mode options by touching CUSTOMIZE.

    5. To turn off Maximum power saving mode, navigate to Settings > Battery.

    6. Touch OFF.

Battery Tips

As a bonus, check out these helpful tips for charging your battery safely and properly:

  • Use Samsung supplied USB/charging cables and avoid third-party accessories.

  • Ensure the USB/charging cable is connected securely and is not being blocked by your phone cover or case.

  • Make sure the battery or charging indicator appears on the phone's display when the USB/charging cable is connected.

  • Use the outlet on your wall instead of your computer for best results.

  • Disconnect the phone from the USB/charging cable once the battery is fully charged.

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