Battery problems are very common in smartphones nowadays. And one of the main reasons behind this is overcharging of your device. People also said that we should never leave our phones on charge overnight because It damages our phone’s battery. You should also not use your phone while it’s on charging. However, some statements may be wrong and some may be right, but we are not going to discuss this topic today. But in this post, we will discuss How to Protect Your Smartphone from Overcharging?
Below we have mentioned some tips that can protect your Android phone from overcharging and also help you to extend your battery life:
1. In-built Charging Protection
Smartphones nowadays come with In-built charging protection, In some phones, this inbuilt is also called “Surge Protection” and in Oneplus it is known by the name called “Optimised Charging”. However, the Smartphone manufacturer company calls it by a different name. But the working mechanism of all apps are almost similar and all these apps work to protect your phone from overcharging and These apps also analyze your sleep pattern and charge your phone according to your sleep pattern.
For your better understanding let me explain to you in detail, suppose you have charged your device up to 80% quickly, then it will temporarily stop, about 1.5 hrs before you wake up, your 1st alarm, and it will then fully charge your phone.
However if your phone does not have inbuilt overcharging protection, then you can try third-party apps which are available on the play store.
- If possible plug your phone to charge before reaching a 10% battery level
- Unplug your charger about 80-90% for good battery backup and better battery health.
- Avoid heavy tasks like gaming, or editing when your phone is on charging because it surely impacts your battery health
To be on the safer side, and Protect Your Smartphone from Overcharging, you can try out these tricks and apps I have also mentioned those apps below:
So above we gave given a few ways to prevent your phone from overcharging and add extra life to your device battery.
2. AccuBattery App
If you are looking for ways to protect your Android phone from overcharging then you can install AccuBattery App on your Android from the Google play store. This app has been used by millions of people and according to them, it is the best app for keep tracking your battery health.
One of the best features of this app is that you can also measure the charging speed of your smartphone. But it also has an extra feature, which can be very useful for you, and that is the Charging Alarm. The charging alarm plays a sound when the charging of your phone reaches the point set within the app.
3. Battery 100% Alarm
This is a very useful app for those who don’t have an inbuilt overcharging protection feature. Battery 100% Alarm helps you to save your battery power and energy and also protects your phone battery from overcharging and extends your phone battery life. You can estimate the popularity of this app by seeing the installation of this app with over 5 Million installations.
We have mentioned this app because we have personally used this app and believe me this is the best app for you if you want to give more extra life to your battery. This app works just like AccuBattery App, but its UI is more simple and it is very easy to use, but it has extra features like alarm settings for various conditions. But there is one con in this app and that is like AccuBattery, you don’t get the calculations about the wear and tear cycle effect.
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