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Monitoring and Extending the Battery Life on Your Galaxy Tab S2

When your battery is running low or it will be a while before you can charge it, follow the steps and tips below to get the most out of your battery life.

Monitor Battery Life

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.  

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

  3. Touch BATTERY USAGE.  

  4. The estimated past and predicted usage time is displayed. The last full charge and the estimated usage time remaining will also be displayed.  

Power Saving Mode

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.  

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

  3. To extend your battery life, select the desired mode. For this example, touch MAX.  

  4. Touch APPLY.  

  5. To turn off the feature, touch Settings.  

  6. Touch Battery.  

  7. Touch OFF.  

Battery Basics

Ways to charge your battery properly and safely:

  • To charge your device, use only the supplied Samsung USB/charging cables and avoid third-party accessories.
  • Ensure the USB/charging cable is connected securely and is not being blocked by your device cover or case.
  • Make sure the battery or charging indicator appears on the device's display when the USB/charging cable is connected.
  • Use the outlet on your wall instead of your computer for best results.
  • Disconnect the device from the USB/charging cable after the battery is fully charged.

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