Check battery level on your Pixel phone

You can see how much battery your phone has left. When it's charging, you can see how long until your battery will be fully charged.

Note: Some of these steps work only on Android 9 and up. Learn how to check your Android version.

Show battery percentage in status bar

To always see your battery charge percentage at the top of your screen, open your phone’s Settings app, tap Battery, and turn on Battery percentage.

Check battery life & use

Your battery life estimate depends on how you use your phone. 

  1. Open your phone's Settings app.
  2. Under "Battery," see how much charge you have left, and about how long it will last.
  3. For details, tap Battery. You’ll see:
    • A summary, like "Battery is in good shape"
    • How long a full charge usually lasts you, or how long since your last full charge
    • How long your screen has been on since your last full charge
  4. For a graph and list of battery use, tap More More And then Battery usage.
    • ​​To see or change how a listed app uses battery, tap it.
      • For some apps, you can turn Background restriction on or off.
      • For all apps, we recommend keeping Battery optimization on.
    • To see services as well as apps, tap More More And then Show full device usage.
      Note: Rounding can keep listed amounts from adding up to 100%.

See how long until full charge

  1. Plug in your phone. Give it a moment to see how fast it’s charging.
  2. Open your phone's Settings app.
  3. Under "Battery," see how much charge you have left, and about how long until a full charge. 

Learn more about charging your phone.

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