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How to Increase Battery Life of HTC One X


All new HTC One X is now arrived in the market and you might have seen few ads in television on HTC One X. Its not doubt that HTC One X runs on Android latest operating system Ice cream sandwich and is a high performance giving phone, but one issue with it is battery life concern. It has strong specification and stylish sleek design which needs good quality battery off course. So I’m here to explain you to improve the battery life of HTC One X. If you are traveling or using phone for much time then you have to do certain things of your own and to your concern HTC One X’s battery is not removable and the only thing is to conserve the battery life in HTC phone.

However, few users think that minimizing the use of camera or playing video is enough to save battery life of their phone, but sorry to say that it’s not enough. This is the basic tip but, you need something more to save power to use phone for longer time. Follow the tips to save battery power in HTC One X.

CHARGING TIP FOR HTC ONE X

After use of apps and calling n stuffs the battery drain is natural and you go for charging your phone. It is recommended to charge phone through power adapter than USB charging. Charging your HTC One X through USB cable connection through PC or laptop slows the charging procedure. The company too suggests to charge through power adapter by direct connection to charge phone.

KILL RUNNING APPS & DATA IN BACKGROUND

The continuous running of apps eats up the battery and active data connectivity make more sucking of battery. It is your duty to check out the unnecessary apps and data in background of HTC One X. If you found something like that, then pull out the network data which is not needed and uselessly running for no use. Disable all these through Network settings, just look at the screenshot given below.

TURN OFF DISPLAY WHEN NOT IN USE

It is better to set sleep to 30 seconds where the HTC One X goes to sleep when not in use. It is not required to put the display on when phone is idle. This tip will help you to save battery power of HTC One X phone.

LESSEN UP THE BRIGHTNESS

Minimizing the brightness is another tip to maintain battery life in HTC One X and other android phones. There are many apps available in the Google Play store to maintain brightness automatically such as Adjusting Display Brightness, Brightness Motion Lite and more . Including this you must try that you keep less apps in home screen to reduce the internal function running. Plus lessen up the volume of headphone while enjoying cinema or music.

TURN OFF BLUETOOTH & WIFI WHEN NOT IN USE

When there is need of transferring data or receiving data, the Bluetooth or WiFi must be turn on. It is observed that continues ON of Bluetooth or WiFi connectivity drains battery in HTC One X. Nevertheless, HTC One X continuously search the nearby network and hotspots to help your for connection. It work unless until it finds the suitable connection and which eats up huge amount of battery. It is recommended to off these widgets by toggling in home screen to turn them off directly when there is no use.

GSM NETWORK MODE MUST BE USED WHEN NOT CONNECT TO NET

Make sure that data connectivity is turned off when net is not been used. Apart from Bluetooth and WiFi, 2G/3G connection finishes up the battery faster after 20 minutes of usage even if the phone is charged for 1 hour. It is better to switch to GSM network which use battery power very less because in this mode you only attend calls and messages. If you are interested to activate GSM network mode in HTC One X, then follow the steps given below:
Step 1: Tap on settings after you slide the notification panel.
Step 2: Then tap on Mobile network and the network mode.
Step 3: Tap on GSM only.

BATTERY USAGE CHECK UP

Checking battery usage is good habit. Check that when phone is idle, no apps and features running by using battery for no use. Turn off them to consume battery than normal follow the tip and work accordingly:
  1. Tap on the settings by sliding the notification panel in HTC One X.
  2. Now tap on Power and then Battery use.
  3. For more details tap on the graph and features that use the battery power and turn them off which consumes more power.