Power saving mode

When a smartphone is used a lot, its battery runs down quickly. In addition, the longer a smartphone is in use, the faster the battery discharges. Power saving mode in Yandex Browser for Mobile saves battery and allows you to work on your smartphone one hour longer.

  1. How does power saving mode work?
  2. Enable
  3. Disable
  4. Settings

How does power saving mode work?

In this mode, Yandex Browser for Mobile:

  • Reduces activity of the background tabs.
  • Uses hardware video instead of and .
  • Turns off the parallax background when you open a new tab.
  • Takes other actions to optimize power consumption.

Enable

Automatic

When the battery charge drops to 20%, Yandex Browser for Mobile turns on the power saving mode and notifies you about it. The SmartBox shows the icon on the right side. To turn off this mode, tap the Disable button.

By default, power saving is turned on until you plug in the smartphone.

For the current session
  1. Tap (if you don't see this button, then press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Turn on the Power saving option.

This option is turned on until you connect your smartphone to a power source.

Forever
  1. Tap (if you don't see this button, then press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Go to Power saving mode.
  4. In the Power-saving settings field, switch the slider to the right to On.

Disable

For the current session
  1. Tap (if you don't see this button, then press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Turn off the Power saving option.

This option is turned off until you connect your smartphone to a power source.

Tip. You can disable the display of this option in the browser menu. To do this, open the Power saving mode section in settings and turn off the Show widget in menu option.
Forever
  1. Tap (if you don't see this button, then press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Go to Power saving mode.
  4. In the Power-saving settings field, switch the slider to the left to Off.

Settings

You can choose when the power saving mode is enabled:

  1. Tap (if you don't see this button, then press the menu button on your smartphone).
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Go to Power saving mode.
  4. In the Power-saving settings field, move the slider to set the battery level for switching the mode.