How to Use App Power Monitor on Samsung Galaxy Note7

Posted September 7, 2016 by Leomar Umpad in Android, Apps

Use App Power Monitor on Note7

Smartphone performance appears to have reached a plateau. With manufacturers trying to win the specs war, most of the flagship phone’s have reached a point where there is little to improve. The game has risen to a whole new level with a focus on features, aesthetics, and battery life. As developers are pushing smartphones to their limits with powerful apps, games, and features, batteries are taking quite the blow. Battery draining apps that update frequently require power – more power. Samsung has offered features to save more battery life and to optimize the battery life of its devices. Now, in an effort to give consumers even more control over their phone’s batteries, Samsung has introduced App Power Monitor. Using this new feature on the Samsung Galaxy Note7, you can keep an eye on battery draining apps and control when they use power. This tutorial will help you extend your Note7’s battery life.

How to Set Up App Power Monitor on Samsung Galaxy Note7

To save battery power using App Power Monitor on Samsung Galaxy Note7, follow these steps:

1.Go to your Note7’s Home screen. To get to the Home screen quickly, press the Home button once on your Note7.Galaxy Note7 Home Screen
2.From your Note7’s Home screen, open Apps. The Apps icon is located in the lower-right corner of your Note7’s screen.Galaxy Note7 Home Screen - Apps
3.From Apps, swipe until you get to Settings. Open Settings by tapping on its gear icon.Galaxy Note7 Home Screen - Apps - Settings
4.From Settings, scroll down, and tap on Device maintenance.Note7 Settings Device Manager
5.In Device maintenance, tap on the Battery option in the lower-left corner of the screen.Note7 Settings Device Manager Battery
6.A list of apps will be displayed. Tap on the tick box for each app that you want to control. The apps that you choose will go to sleep while they are not in use to save battery power.Note7 Settings Device Manager Battery Choose App
7.After you have made your selections, tap on SAVE POWER to proceed.Note7 Settings Device Manager Save POwer
8. You have just set up App Power Monitor on Samsung Galaxy Note7.

How Do I Allow Apps to Use Power Freely on Samsung Galaxy Note7?

To allow applications to use your phone’s battery power freely, follow these steps:

1.From Settings, scroll down, and tap on Device maintenance.Note7 Settings Device Manager
2.In Device maintenance, tap on the Battery option in the lower-left corner of the screen.Note7 Settings Device Manager Battery
3.Tap on the Unmonitored apps option to view apps that are not controlled by the App Power Monitor. Note7 Settings Device Manager Unmonitored Apps
4.Tap on Edit to view apps that you can tag as “unmonitored.”Note7 Settings Device Manager Unmonitored Apps Edit
5.Tap on the tick box of an app that you want to go unmonitored. Note7 Settings Device Manager Unmonitored Choose Apps
6.Tap on DONE when you are satisfied with the selection.Note7 Settings Device Manager Unmonitored Choose Apps Done
7.You are done.Note7 Settings Device Manager Unmonitored Apps list

If you encountered any issues with the App Power Monitor on Samsung Galaxy Note7, leave some comments in the section below, and we will be glad to help you.

 

About Leomar Umpad

A supply chain operations manager by profession. A technology-lover and a writer by heart. I have the passion to teach and inform.
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