How to optimize Battery usage and Data usage in Android?

Satish Shetty Updated by Satish Shetty

Android allows the device owner to see how much battery and data each app is using. By identifying which apps are consuming the most resources, you can optimize usage and have better control over the device. Business IT administrators can use Codeproof to extend battery life and reduce cellular data usage by blocking unnecessary apps on devices. To block apps in android devices, use Codeproof's app whitelisting feature.

Checking Battery Usage in Android:

  1. Open Settings app
  2. Go to "System" panel
  3. Then tap on "Battery" icon

See below.

System control panel
Battery Usage by App

You can improve battery life by blocking unwanted apps in the devices.

To block unwanted apps in the android devices, Use Codeproof app whitelisting. Learn about it here.

Checking Data Usage in Android:

  1. Open Settings app
  2. Go to "Network Connections" panel
  3. Then tap on "Data Usage" icon

See below.

Data Usage control panel
Data Usage by App

By taping on a particular app You can also see the "Foreground" and "background data" usage. See below.

Background and Foreground data usage

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