Last Updated on November 6, 2023 by Bestusefultips
Do you want better battery life on your Google Pixel 8 series? In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to improve battery life on Pixel 8 Pro and Pixel 8. You can reduce the battery life on your Pixel phone to adjust the brightness level, minimize screen timeout, use battery saver mode, turn on adaptive battery, and more. Apply the settings below to fix battery draining problem on your Google Pixel devices.
How to Improve Battery Life on Your Pixel 8 Pro and Pixel 8
Apply the settings below to extend battery life in your Google Pixel devices:
1. Turn On Adaptive Battery & Adaptive Charging
It will automatically optimize how apps use the battery in your device and reduce the performance and delay notifications.
Settings > Battery > Battery Saver > Toggle on Use Adaptive Battery.
To enable adaptive charging, go to Settings > Battery > Adaptive charging > Toggle on Use Adaptive Charging.
2. Turn On Adaptive Brightness
It will automatically set the screen brightness to your environment and activities.
Settings > Display > Toggle on Adaptive brightness.
3. Reduce Screen Timeout Time
Reduce the screen time in your Pixel device. Minimizing screen time will automatically turn off the screen, which improves the battery life of your Google Pixel.
Settings > Display > Screen timeout > choose a 30 seconds or 1 minute.
4. Restrict Battery Usage
If a specific app uses more battery in your device, you can stop battery usage while in the background.
Settings > Battery > Battery Usage > Tap Any app usage with more battery in the background > Choose a Restricted.
5. Enable Battery Saver Mode (Extreme Battery Saver)
It will save power to help your Pixel battery last longer. You can set standard battery saver or extreme battery saver.
Settings > Battery > Battery Saver > Toggle on Use Battery Saver > Choose from Standard or Extreme battery saver.
6. Check for System Update
Ensure your Google Pixel device is updated with the latest software updates.
Settings > System > System Update > Check for updates.
7. Enable Dark Theme or Dark Mode
You can activate dark mode in your Pixel device to set a black background for your phone, improving the battery life.
Settings > Display > Toggle on Dark theme or Swipe down the notification panel to open the quick settings tiles menu & tap Dark theme to turn it on/off.
8. Turn Off Always Show Time and Info
When you turn on this feature, it will automatically wake the screen when you receive new notifications on your device that increase battery usage.
Settings > Display > Lock screen > Toggle off Always show time and info.
9. Turn Off 5G
Settings > Network & internet > SIMs > Tap your Carrier Name > Preferred network type > Choose LTE.
10. Turn Off App Location Permission or Services
You can allow or disallow location permission for individual apps in your Google Pixel using the settings below.
Settings > Location > App Location permissions > Tap Any App > Choose a Don’t Allow.
11. Turn Off Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and GPS
Please turn off the internet (WiFi and mobile data) and GPS in your Google Pixel while not using it.
And that’s all. End the list of ways to improve battery life on any Google Pixel device. Do you know any alternative methods? Please share with us in the comment section below.