How to Disable Fast Charging on Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge

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The ability to charge your phone faster definitely is one of the biggest breakthroughs of the last few years, but are the companies really offering what they claim? When it comes to the latest Android devices, tucked into the battery settings you’ll find a couple of settings and among them you can also see the “Fast cable charging” one.

Let’s take Samsung’s example which has increased the battery capacity in the Galaxy S7 Edge to no less than 3,600 mAh, but this doesn’t change things way too much. Unlike other featured phone that can last for days with a single charge, a smartphone such as this one cannot last more than a day (in the hapiest case).

The fast charging feature allows users to charge their phone to almost full in capacity in a very short amount of time, but if Fast cable charging is turned off, then standard charging will be used instead. Why would you ever want to turn this off? Well, such a decision has to do with the heat, and long-term battery life, so many decide that Fast Charging is not for them.

Disabling this feature is easier than you might even think. There are no complicated steps, no need to enter any code or whatsoever, but the Battery section of the S7 Edge has an option at the very bottom where you can turn on/off fast charging with a cable. After all, Samsung acknowledges that you may not want to enroll in fast charging due to the temperature concerns, so here’s what you have to do:

How to Disable Fast Charging on Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge:

  1. Go to Settings application, where people can set different part of the phone settings;
  2. Tap the “Battery” option;
  3. Find the “Fast Charging” option;
  4. From there, you have to toggle it to turn it off; so, people can have this feature on or off, depending on their personal preference.

For those interested in getting the most out of your Samsung device, then don’t hesitate to check out more guides, tips and tricks by entering here.

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Popa Loredana

Loredana has graduated Communication and Public Relations and works as a copywriter for over three years. She uses technology every day ( just as anyone else having her age ), but somehow things turned into something more than that. She just loves to discover more about what’s new and interesting, so why not combining that with her passion for writing? Here, on Android Flagship she contributes articles regarding the best choices that you could take when it comes to the latest Android releases and not only and she promises to keep you updated.