How to Set Up Auto Restart on Galaxy S21 and S20

Here is how to set up scheduled auto restart on Samsung Galaxy S21, S20, S10, Note 20, 10, A-series and similar devices with One UI 3.1, 3.0, 2.5 skin.

Every Piece of Tech Needs a Restart

The longer Android runs without rebooting, the greater the likelihood of glitches and crashes. This is not about a particular phone model, this applies to any operating system.

We restart Windows computers, laptops, and Android is no exception in this regard. How often the Android operating system starts to glitch, depends not only on it itself, but it depends on what applications are installed on the phone or tablet and how many of them.

A third-party applications are being developed by various developers. Some of them are more successful, others are less and cause various problems and glitches. We often advise restarting your Android device if there are any problems that cannot be solved in any way.

How to Set Up Auto Restart on Samsung Galaxy S21 (One UI 3.1)

Go to “Settings”.

Go to Settings One UI 3.1

Scroll down a bit and dive into “Battery & Device Care”.

Battery and device care One UI 3.1

Here tap the three-dot icon and select “Automation”.

Automation settings One UI 3.1

Tap on “Auto restart at set times”.

Galaxy S21 auto restart at set times

Specify time and day when you prefer to automatically restart your phone and toggle on the feature.

Galaxy S21 auto restart at set times time day

How to Auto Restart a Galaxy Phone with One UI 2.5 or 2.1

If you have Galaxy S9 or S10 with One UI 2.*, do the following:

  • Go to Settings.
  • Select Device Care: Device Care Galaxy One UI 2
  • Tap on three dots.
  • Select Advanced:
  • Dive into auto-restart settings by tapping the text: auto restart settings OneUI 2
  • Toggle on Auto-restart.
  • And choose when you prefer your phone to restart automatically. In most cases it will be okay to reboot your Galaxy S20 (S10) once a week – for example at 3 AM on Wednesday.
    But if you are experiencing a lot of glitches (which can be fixed by a reboot) you may choose to reboot your phone more often – for instance three time a week or even every night. auto restart Galaxy Phone OneUI 2 That’s it. From now on your Galaxy device will restart at the specified time.

Wrapping Up

Please, tell us in the comments, whether or not you use this feature on your Galaxy S21, S20, S10 or any other model and what was the reason of enabling the feature. Thank you and good luck in optimizing your Galaxy!

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