Adjusting the screen timeout and brightness

Sonim XP8 on Android 10.0.0

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Changing the length of time before the lock screen shows up, known as screen timeout, and brightness of your device can impact your battery life. Decreasing the time of inactivity before your device goes to sleep and lowering the brightness of your device can help extend your device's battery life.

  1. Step 1/11

    From the Home screen, drag down the Notification panel.

    The indicator is towards the top.
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    Drag down the Quick settings panel.

    The indicator is towards the top.
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    Tap the Settings icon.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
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    Tap Display.

    The indicator is in the center.
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    Tap Advanced.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
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    Tap Screen timeout.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
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    Select your preferred screen timeout duration.

    Note: Decrease the screen timeout to help extend your phone's battery life.

    The indicator is towards the left.
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    Tap Brightness level.

    The indicator is towards the top.
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    Select your preferred brightness level.

    Note: Lowering the screen's brightness can help to extend your phone's battery life.

    The indicator is towards the top.
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    Tap anywhere outside of the Brightness Level slider to save your changes.

    The indicator is towards the top.
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