Extend Device Life - Samsung Galaxy Tab 2® (7.0)

Android devices offer a rich user experience, including WiFi, Bluetooth, enhanced web browsing and thousands of applications. As a result these devices consume more battery charge.

  • Android devices feature removable batteries. Additional batteries can be purchased from any Verizon Wireless retail store or at the online store.
  • Many applications and widgets use a connection to the Internet. It is recommended to review the applications and widgets being used to ensure the proper balance between battery life and device usage.
  • Contact the app developer if an app appears to cause excessive battery drain.
  • The tone notification uses less power than the vibrate notification.
  • Adjusting display settings such as: screen brightness, timeout, etc. can also effect battery life.

The following articles can assist with adjusting these settings.

Running services / applications
Bluetooth settings
Display settings
GPS settings
WiFi settings
Vibrate mode