How to Check Battery Status on Android Phones

Battery health is an important indicator of your smartphone battery performance, this guide is designed to help you check your Android battery health on your Android phone.

There are several ways to check the battery status of your Android device. The methods are the same for the majority of devices, although they may be slightly different for some models.

How can I check the battery usage on my Android device?

If you want to check the battery usage on your Android smartphone, this can be done from the Settings app on your handset. You have to go to Settings then select Battery from the menu,

You can then select Battery usage in the Battery menu it will show you how much battery and also what has used your battery in the last 24 hours. This doesn’t give you the exact battery status of your device, but rather details about which apps have used your battery.

The information displayed in this section may vary by manufacturer, some manufacturers will also show you your battery temperature and more information.

Another way to check battery status is to interest a code on your device, this can be done in the phone app by entering *#*#4636#*#*, tThis opens a test menu on your handset that will show you the battery status of your device. Unfortunately, this feature will not work on all devices.

How to check battery status on Samsung devices?

Checking the battery status on Samsung devices is slightly different, this can be done from the Samsung Members app, you will need to download this app to your device.

Once you have installed the app, open it and select the Acquire help tab, then select Interactive controlsselect now BatteryThis will give you more details about your battery and show you the battery life which is basically the battery health on your device.

Are there third-party apps I can use to check battery status?

There is a number of third-party apps on Android which will give you more details about the battery life and health of your Android smartphone or tablet.

One of the popular apps to check your device battery is AccuBattery, it is a free app and there is also a premium version of the app. This can be used to give you an indication of the battery health status on your device. This application is available for free download on the google play shop.

We hope you find this guide on how to know the battery status of your Android device useful. If you have any questions, please leave a comment below. You can find more details on how to get the most out of your Android battery at Google website.

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