How do I extend the battery life on my Samsung phone?

11 tips to extend and improve your Samsung Galaxy battery life

  1. Reduce display brightness level.
  2. Close, disable or uninstall unused Apps.
  3. Turn off Always On Display (AOD) or set schedule.
  4. Toggle off WiFi, Bluetooth and GPS when not in use.
  5. Turn on Power saving mode.
  6. Download the latest device software.

Do Samsung batteries expand?

Batteries can swell for a number of different reasons – such as overheating. In extreme cases, they can even double in size, so that your device’s cover may start to bulge. The phenomenon occurs mainly with lithium-ion and lithium polymer batteries.

Can I extend my phone battery?

Stretch a low battery Some Android phones come with a battery saver or low power mode. This setting helps a charge last longer. To find out if your phone has one, go to your device manufacturer’s support site.

Is it safe to use a phone with a swollen battery?

Yes. A swollen lithium-ion battery can be extremely dangerous if left in your device. It could become punctured, causing hazardous gases to escape. A swollen cell phone battery could even catch fire or explode while you’re holding it, leading to serious injury.

Can I still use bloated power bank?

If you notice swelling of a battery, it is important to stop using the battery or the device containing the battery immediately and take steps to dispose of the battery properly. To properly dispose of a swollen battery, make sure to place the battery on a non-flammable surface or inside a fire-proof container.

How do I stop my Samsung battery from draining?

How to make your phone battery last longer

  1. Limit your push notifications.
  2. Adjust your location services settings​
  3. Lower background activity.
  4. Adjust your screen brightness.
  5. Adjust your screen timeout settings.
  6. Check for operating system updates.
  7. Protect your phone from extreme temperatures.
  8. Make sure your phone has service.