How to show battery percentage on android lollipop, marshmallow

Here’s the complete guide of “how to show battery percentage on android lollipop and android 6.0 marshmallow” device status bar. By default on all latest android lollipop devices turn off or disable battery percentage so you can not seen battery percentage on your android phone and tablet status bar. You can see battery percentage on home screen status bar and battery usage figure under battery settings.

To show battery percentage on android, the estimated battery usage time may depending on your device settings, surrounding environment, usage different lock patterns on apps, messages etc and actual device usages. In the battery settings, you can also see estimated usage time remaining of battery in hours. You can turn on power saving mode and ultra power saving mode on your android lollipop devices to save battery power.


This turn on battery percentage on android is perfect works on latest android lollipop and upcoming android marshmallow 6.0 devices such as Samsung Galaxy J7 & J5, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, HTC One M8 / M9, Galaxy Alpha one, Motorola and other android 5.1.1 devices. Follow below given steps to show battery percentage on android lollipop and KitKat devices.

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Simple steps of “how to show battery percentage on android lollipop (5.1.1)”

Do not Show battery percentage on status bar

Before enable battery percentage, you can see above screen on your home screen phone status bar

Step 1: Open “Settings”

Tap on battery under system section

Step 2: Scroll down until you can see System section, now tap on “Battery”

Turn off battery percentage on android

See the “Show power on status bar” under remaining battery power. By default it is turn off

How to show battery percentage on android lollipop

Step 3: Enable or turn on toggle button of “Show power on status bar”

Show battery percentage on android lollipop

Now you can see battery percentage on your android lollipop devices status bar.

Steps of “how to show battery percentage on android marshmallow 6.0” devices

Step 1: Open “Settings”

show battery percentage on android 6.0 marshmallow

Step 2: Scroll down until you can see “System section”, now tap on “System UI tuner”

How to show battery percentage on android 6.0 marshmallow

Step 3: Turn on toggle button of “Show embedded battery percentage”

Now you can see battery percentage on your android 6.0 marshmallow devices status bar. That’s all.

Follow above given steps to show battery percentage on android lollipop (5.1.1) and upcoming marshmallow (Android 6.0) devices. If you have any issue then please comment on below box.

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