Turn Emergency Mode On / Off - Samsung Galaxy S9 / S9+

Note Notes:

  • Emergency mode conserves your device's remaining power when you are in an emergency situation.
  • A notice of your approximate location is sent to the mobile phone of a chosen contact(s) you can set in advance.
    Note To set an emergency contact, swipe up or down from a Home screen then navigate:
    • Settings Settings icon > Advanced features > Send SOS messages.
  • Battery power is saved by:
    • Turning off Mobile data when the screen is off.
    • Turning off connectivity features such as Wi-Fi and Bluetooth®.
    • Restricting usage to essential apps and those you select.
      Note Limited functionality includes:
      • a simplified home screen.
      • low LCD brightness and frame rate.
      • limited CPU speed.
      • limited use of the S View cover and other apps.

 

Turn Emergency Mode On:

  1. Press and hold the Power button (on the right edge) until the Power off prompt appears then release.
    Power button
  2. Tap Emergency mode Emergency mode icon.
    Note If presented with the Terms and conditions, review the info and select (check) the agreement option then tap AGREE to continue.
  3. Review the disclaimer then tap TURN ON.
    Note Allow several seconds for the change to take effect.

 

Turn Emergency Mode Off:

  1. Press and hold the Power button (on the right edge) until the Power off prompt appears then release.
    Power button
  2. Tap Emergency mode.
    Note Allow several seconds for the change to take effect.
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