Extending your battery life

To help extend your BlackBerry PlayBook tablet battery life, charge it regularly, close applications that you're not using, and keep it out of the sun and other hot places. Also consider the following guidelines:

Dim the screen

On the status bar, tap > Screen. Change the Brightness setting.

Turn off the screen automatically

On the status bar, tap > Screen. Change the Backlight Time-out field.

Enter standby mode automatically

On the status bar, tap > Screen. Change the Standby Time-out field.

Turn off Wi-Fi

On the status bar, tap . Set the Wi-Fi switch to Off.

Turn off Bluetooth connectivity

On the status bar, tap . Set the Bluetooth switch to Off.

Pause apps when you show the home screen or switch between apps

On the status bar, tap > General. Set the Application Behavior switch to Paused.



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