Here are 5 basic hacks to expand your smartphone's battery life

First Published 4, Nov 2020, 5:21 PM

Are you worried about running out of charge when outside? Then, here are 5 simple tips that will come in handy to expand your smartphone's battery life, read on.
 

<p style="text-align: justify;">&nbsp;There are many reasons behind your mobile phone's battery-life going down. Here are few hacks that are useful in terms of keeping it safe for a while when you are out somewhere.</p>

 There are many reasons behind your mobile phone's battery-life going down. Here are few hacks that are useful in terms of keeping it safe for a while when you are out somewhere.

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Turn off your GPS</strong><br />
GPS squeezes out a lot of battery life from your mobile phones. So if it is not necessary, then turn your GPS off.</p>

Turn off your GPS
GPS squeezes out a lot of battery life from your mobile phones. So if it is not necessary, then turn your GPS off.

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Shift to Dark mode</strong><br />
Updated smartphones come with an inbuilt dark-themed display background. If you have an OLED screen, then it will produce rich backlights instead of individual pixels, saving the battery life.<br />
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Shift to Dark mode
Updated smartphones come with an inbuilt dark-themed display background. If you have an OLED screen, then it will produce rich backlights instead of individual pixels, saving the battery life.
 

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Limit your running apps</strong><br />
Clear your running apps from the recent items. Restrict some apps from running in the background; this will help to save the battery.<br />
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Limit your running apps
Clear your running apps from the recent items. Restrict some apps from running in the background; this will help to save the battery.
 

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Beware of the battery killers</strong><br />
Some apps get affected by the bugs, which further causes in reducing the battery life from your mobile phones. Get rid of them, Go to Settings &gt; Battery &gt; Power Usage and monitor the power usage of the apps. You can also install a third-party assistant to keep an eye on such kind of app behaviour.</p>

Beware of the battery killers
Some apps get affected by the bugs, which further causes in reducing the battery life from your mobile phones. Get rid of them, Go to Settings > Battery > Power Usage and monitor the power usage of the apps. You can also install a third-party assistant to keep an eye on such kind of app behaviour.

<p style="text-align: justify;"><strong>Use Lite-apps</strong><br />
Install lite-apps like Facebook lite, Messenger lite, as lite-apps help in restoring the battery life instead of minimizing it.</p>

Use Lite-apps
Install lite-apps like Facebook lite, Messenger lite, as lite-apps help in restoring the battery life instead of minimizing it.