Samsung Galaxy Tab S3 - View Battery Info

Note Check out these tips for extending battery life.

Battery Specifications

  • Up to approx. 16 hours Usage Time
  • Up to approx. 20 days Standby Time


Battery Basics

  • This device has a 6000 mAh Lithium Ion non-removable battery.
    Note For fastest charging times, use the Adaptive Fast Charging charger that came with the device.
  • To turn on Fast charging:
    1. From a Home screen, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
    2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Device care > Battery (bottom row) > Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right) > Settings.
    3. From the Charging section, tap the Fast cable charging switch to turn on Switch on.
  • Battery life depends on the network, signal strength, temperature, features and accessories used.
  • It's common for batteries to be warm from use or charging.
  • This device has a Type-C charging port which allows for more data throughput and can support technologies such as Adaptive Fast Charging.
  • Don't use accessories that haven't been approved by the manufacturer as this may damage the phone and/or battery.


Charging Port

  • USB Type-C cables are reversible, meaning that there is no way to plug the cable into the port upside down.
  • MicroUSB cables cannot be used, and may damage the port if used.
  • The use of Type-C adapters is not recommended.


Overheating Concerns

  • Some heat is anticipated and perfectly normal, though the phone should not become too warm to handle comfortably.
  • This tablet supports Adaptive Fast Charging, and therefore is likely to get warm during charging. This is expected, especially if the device is being operated while it is charging. If the device gets warm during normal use, please see the tips above.


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