How to Turn off the Battery Saver

Objective

  • Disable the battery saver feature

Environment

  • Samsung Galaxy phones
  • Nexus phones
  • Motorola phones
  • Google phones
  • Android 7.0 Nougat

Procedure

Motorola / Nexus / Google phones

  1. From the top of your phone screen, swipe down to access the quick settings menu
  2. Tap the battery icon
  3. Ensure that the battery saver setting is toggled OFF (slider will need to be gray and slid to the left)

Samsung phones

  1. Tap the Settings app
  2. Tap Device maintenance
  3. Tap Battery
  4. Ensure that the Power saving mode is set to OFF

Additional Notes

Republic Wireless phones use the Republic Wireless app to manage multiple phone services. Since many phones don't recognize our app as a native or pre-installed app, having battery saving features enabled or turned ON may result in issues with texting, calling, access to data, etc. We advise that the battery saving setting remain disabled for these reasons. This also includes third-party apps intended to limit or reduce battery usage.

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