Motorola Moto E - Conserve battery life

 

Conserve battery life

Find out how to conserve battery life, just follow these simple steps.

If the device is experiencing a short battery life, disabling some features and modifying settings may help.

  1. From the home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap Display.
  4. Tap Brightness.
  5. Tap AUTO to disable the automatic brightness.
  6. Tap and drag the slider to the desired brightness level.
  7. Note: Bright screen uses more battery.
  8. Tap Sleep to adjust the delay before the screen turns off automatically.
  9. Tap the desired option (e.g. 15 seconds).
  10. Note: It is recommended to use the shortest possible setting.

Switching off Wi-Fi and Bluetooth while not in use

  1. From the home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap the Wi-Fi switch to disable Wi-Fi while not in use.
  4. Tap the Bluetooth switch to disable Bluetooth while not in use.

Switching off the data connection (internet) when not in use

  1. From the home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Tap More....
  4. Tap Mobile networks.
  5. Tap to untick the Data enabled tickbox to turn the mobile data off when the Internet is not being actively used.

Switching off GPS when not in use

  1. From the home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to and tap Location.
  4. Tap the Location switch to disable location services while not in use.

Closing background applications

  1. From the home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Scrol lto and tap Settings.
  3. Tap Apps.
  4. Scroll sideways to the Running tab.
  5. Scroll to and then tap the required app.
  6. Tap Stop.
  7. Tap OK.

Change email synchronisation settings

  1. From the home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Email.
  3. Tap the Menu icon.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap the required account.
  6. Tap Sync frequency.
  7. Tap the required option (e.g Every hour).
  8. Tap Number of days to sync.
  9. Tap the required option (e.g Last three days).

The phone is now configured to conserve battery life.

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