Welcome to the Android Central Forums Create Your Account or Ask a Question Answers in 5 minutes - no registration required!
Results 1 to 5 of 5
Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By hossman12
  1. Thread Author  Thread Author    #1  

    Default Battery top off charging tips

    A lot of times we need our phones to be alive while their batteries are dying and we have 45min> to top off charge. Tips? Mine are..

    + TURN IT OFF. if you're below 30% and you don't you will top off with 50% less efficiency.

    + Power saving mode enabled, mobile data off, notifications off, clear memory and rid yourself of apps running in the background. Screen off and charge.

    If you do it right, you'll be amazed with what 15min can do, especially when that's all the time you've got for your phone to last you another few hours...
    Anyone else got any tips?

    Sent from my MetroPCS GS3
    geekymcfly likes this.
  2. #2  

    Default Re: Battery top off charging tips

    That's interesting. The only time I power off to charge is at night when I charge up for the next day. Never considered powering off for a quick top off charge.

    Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2
  3. #3  

    Default Re: Battery top off charging tips

    The only time I power off is if I need to pop in a spare battery.
    PLEASE, when asking for help provide as much information as possible. We can't help unless we know what the symptoms are and what you did before they began.

    LG G3 on Sprint. [Stumped and Bumped, Debloated, Startup apps managed, Trickster, Nova Prime, Swiftkey, G3 Tweakbox]--> Runs smooth as silk, now.
  4. #4  

    Default Re: Battery top off charging tips

    Only time I power off is when I reset the OS, restart a phone, or when the battery runs out of power. I just get too many calls, so I don't turn it off in the period I sleep. I may try it though. Thanks
  5. #5  

    Default Re: Battery top off charging tips

    Now that I think about I remember powered down charging being recommend by battery university back in the day. With so much stuff constantly running that might be a decent idea. Sometimes a powered up charge does seem slow then others the charging screams.

    Sent from my SCH-I535 using Tapatalk 2

Similar Threads

  1. How to turn off battery message "fully charged, unplug charger"
    By Schmidlapp84 in forum Samsung Galaxy S3
    Replies: 26
    Last Post: 10-04-2013, 02:22 AM
  2. Battery does not Charge While Phone is Off (One X+)
    By BuddhistGirafe in forum HTC One X
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 01-24-2013, 09:51 AM
  3. Has anyone ever mysteriously gained battery back while off charge?
    By Soundtrack to Chaos in forum Samsung Galaxy S3
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 10-12-2012, 11:33 AM
  4. Show off your battery life screen shots...Tips and Tricks...
    By Dakota 35-2 in forum HTC EVO 4G LTE
    Replies: 8
    Last Post: 05-26-2012, 12:44 PM
  5. Battery doesn't charge while off?!?
    By LouRolfes in forum Droid Bionic
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 12-27-2011, 11:17 PM

Posting Permissions