Self-help Tips & Apps for extending Smartphone battery life
Your Smartphone may be expensive & attractive, but you must know a thing one or two about Smartphone battery. Battery life is one of the most common problems that affect Smartphone. If your phone get switch off during chatting or during other work, you may find it irritating. So you should buy a phone with high quality battery. So for extending Smartphone battery life, apply some simple tips & apps that can help you.
Tips for extending Smartphone battery life
In a Smartphone, display always drains a lot of battery energy. To conserve battery energy you must set brightness between 40%-50%. Increasing Smartphone brightness only drains battery energy.
Some Smartphone have light sensor feature. This feature auto manages display brightness of Smartphone. But this feature is not available in all phones.
Smart phones have some amazing features like 3G, Wi-Fi, blue tooth & GPS. But these features drain a lot of battery life. So you should close these features when not in use. In other word when not required, it’s better to switch the phone from 3G to 2G. This enhances the Smartphone battery life.
If push notification is on, then information about different services are available on your phone. As a result, features like data connectivity & Wi-Fi are always used in your Smartphone. This consumes a lot of battery life.
Sometime you may forget to close an application after using it. So it remains active even when not in use. Even when not showing on the screen, on background it stays in active mode. So without your knowledge a lot of battery life gets wasted. It’s advisable to use task manager to close such apps after use.
Several apps drain a lot of battery energy even when not in use. So it’s better to uninstall some apps in case you don’t need it.
Most touch screens have Haptic feedback facility. This enables vibration, when you type or press the screen or touch the phone. This gradually increases battery use. It’s better to either close this feature or minimize its use.
Apps for extending battery life
There are some apps available in the market to enhance battery life. Some of the best apps are battery saver pro, battery life pro, and battery saver (for window phone), juice defender (android phone).
A free app named battery doctor is available for iOS & android phone. This application shows energy consumption level of each app installed on the Smartphone. It also shows battery status of phone.
An app named Carat is available for both iOS & android device, which shows energy consumption by each & every app.