Do you know that you can display battery percentage on Samsung Galaxy S7 easily? This is a simple guide to help you to do that, if you want to have battery percentage information always available on the status bar of your device.
You probably already accustomed to the way most smartphone displaying the battery percentage on the status bar. But in Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge, things are a little bit different. The battery percentage display is disabled by default, so you need to enable it first if you are the kind of person who wants to know exactly how much battery that you have in there with a single glance.
This option provides you with more variation than the one from AOSP Android that hid it in secret menu, means that you have more customization option. But for now, you need to know how you can show or displaying battery percentage on your Samsung Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge easily:
- Go to Settings app on your device.
- Find “Battery” option on Settings menu and then tap on it.
- There you will find several options including “Show Battery Percentage”. Toggle this option to enable it and immediately an battery percentage icon will show up on status bar.
You may find that the battery percentage information will clutter the status bar, but some people don’t have the problem with it. You can compare this feature from Samsung with the same feature that was implemented by Google AOSP. Google AOSP manage to give it clean look so it doesn’t clutter status bar, but most people find that is pretty hard to read on certain battery level.
You also can find that it slightly different from what most custom ROMs offer. Most custom ROMs give you the options to display battery icon in various ways, so you can choose the one that you like and change it from time to time, to give a fresher look on your phone. Now, you can try to display battery percentage on Galaxy S7 status bar to give the information you need on a single glance.