1. Home
  2. /
  3. Monitor and Extend the Battery Life of the Galaxy S6 edge and S6 edge+

Monitor and Extend the Battery Life of the Galaxy S6 edge and S6 edge+

Forgot to charge your phone the night before and now low on battery? Don't fret, with the S6 edge and S6 edge+'s ability to use the remaining battery life efficiently, your S6 edge and S6 edge+ won't die without a fight. You can also check which apps drain your battery and monitor how your battery is being used. When you are in an emergency situation, you can use Emergency mode that conserves your device’s remaining power.

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

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.

  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.

  • Disconnect the device from the USB/charging cable after the battery is fully charged.

Was this content helpful?

Comments:
16 people found this helpful.

How would you like to contact us?

Give us a call 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864)
Mon – Sun: 8AM – 12AM (EST) Printer support visit: hp.com/support/samsung

Chat with us

Live Chat support with a Samsung Care Pro.

24 HOURS 7 DAYS A WEEK

Help with your order

Send us your inquiry and we will respond within 24 hours.

SMS Chat

Text SMSCARE to 62913 to receive live support 24/7*

* Standard text message and data rates may apply

Social Support

Contact us on Twitter or Facebook and we'll reply with an answer to your question or issue.

Ask the Community

Browse answers, ask questions and get solutions from other Samsung customers.

Send us an Email

We’ll respond within 24 hours of your request.

Question about a promotion?

Learn more about Samsung promotions.