For unknown reasons, you may unable to charge the battery of your Samsung Galaxy S6. This problem can have many causes, but if the message that appears on the screen signifies that the failure is caused by low temperature, there are several troubleshooting options that you can try.
Although in the end you will mostly have to return your damaged or defective gadget, it will be good if you can detect the cause of the problem and great if you can solve it on your own.
5 Possible Causes Samsung Galaxy S6 Battery Temperature Too Low:
1. The charging failure may indeed be caused by low temperature
If you store your phone in a very cold environment, the low temperature degree may problematize the charging process of your battery. Try to move your phone in a warmer environment and see whether the problem persists.
2. There might be lint buildup in your phone’s charging port
Some users report that the lint buildup has caused charging failure on their phone. If you have an old Samsung phone, you may be able to resolve this problem, but if your phone is a Galaxy S6 and you think that lint buildup is the cause, you are stuck because the rear glass of this phone cannot be released.
3. The temperature sensor of your phone may be faulty
Your phone has a sensor that reads the temperature degree of its surroundings. If this sensor is faulty, it may fail to sense the real temperature degree of the environment.
4. Your phone might be wet
Samsung Galaxy S6 is very prone to wetness because unlike many of its predecessors, it is not designed to be waterproof. Even mild moisture may cause problem to this phone. If your phone is wet, this problem may occur. Try to dry up the phone and see if you can solve the problem.
5. Your phone’s battery might be faulty
There might be problem with your phone’s battery. Unfortunately, the rear part of the Galaxy S6 cannot be opened. Therefore, you cannot replace the battery without disassembling the phone, which will render your phone’s warranty void.
What is bad about Samsung Galaxy S6 and its Edge counterpart is that there is no part of those models that can be opened. Former models have rear cover that can be opened. these two newest models don’t have such cover. Therefore, even if you are able to detect the cause of your charging problem, there is little thing that you can do to solve the problem.
How to Solve Samsung Galaxy S6’s Battery Temperature Too Low Problem
1. Send the phone back to the vendor
It might be defective product for which you can get a free replacement. If your phone is still under warranty coverage, Samsung will solve the problem for you, provided that you don’t violate its warranty policies.
2. If your phone is out of warranty coverage, you can try to disassemble the phone or to have a professional do so
Spare USB charging board for Samsung phones, among other components, is available for sale. Therefore, you can always try to replace the faulty component with a replacement.