Importance of the Battery optimization in Android Marshmallow smartphones and devices for the different apps depends upon their configuration for the battery optimization. If the apps are System apps or more important for the smooth working and performance of your Android smartphone, you may treat the management of the battery optimization for that app in a different way. For the ordinary apps, it is a wise idea to set battery optimization for them, according to their importance and utility.
Due to the importance of the battery optimization for the apps, Android Marshmallow has placed two methods to set the battery optimization for the apps. But, then at the end, the process to set the battery optimization for the different apps becomes similar. In this article, we have described the method to approach battery optimization from the battery setting screen. For the method to approach the battery optimization from the battery setting screen, tap or click to read our article about it.
If you feel any problem in understanding in the feature, see the instructions.
1: Tap the icon of the ‘Settings’ app on the Home screen of your Android 6.x Marshmallow smartphone or tablet to open up the ‘Settings’ screen.2: At the ‘Settings’ screen, scroll down to the ‘Device’ section and tap the ‘Battery’.
3: At the ‘Battery’ screen, tap the 3-dotted settings button, place at the top right corner but below the status bar. It will open up a popup menu.
4: Tap the ‘Battery optimization’ in the popup menu at ‘Battery optimization’ screen.
5: At the ‘Battery optimization’ screen, see the current status of the battery optimization is ‘Not optimized’.
If you want to optimize the battery for the apps, tap the popup button, placed immediately to the right of the current status. It will open up a popup menu with the display of two options:
- Not Optimized
- All apps
If you are willing to open up the optimize all the apps for the battery, tap ‘All app’ but if you are willing to see the apps which are not optimized, tap ‘Not optimized’.
6: Tap the ‘All apps’. It will open up a prompt menu with a complete list of all the apps, installed in your Android smartphone.
7: Now, you may choose any of the listed app for the battery optimization, tap it and a prompt will open up. I tapped’ Android System’.
8: In the prompt, you will be informed about the current status of the battery optimization for the app. For the ‘Android System’ in my smartphone, the current status in the prompt ’Android System’ is ‘Don’t optimize’. I decided to optimize it for the ‘Android System’ and tapped the radio button of ‘Optimize’.9: And to save, the change, tap the ‘DONE’, placed at the bottom of the prompt.Similarly, you may optimize any or all the apps for the battery optimization. And you will notice that the performance of battery of your Android Marshmallow device will improve, significantly.