(TOMORROW!) Be the first with a 200MP camera! Visit Samsung to reserve and gain $100 in Samsung credit!

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

One UI 3.0 can’t show battery stats for 2021 on your Galaxy phone? Here’s a fix

Tips & Tricks

Last updated: January 2nd, 2021 at 09:51 UTC+01:00

One UI 3.0 has been released for a surprisingly good number of Galaxy phones already, including the Galaxy S20 series, the Galaxy Note 20 series, and even last year’s Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+. We’ve not seen any major bugs or issues with these updates, but it seems we just needed to wait until 2021 for that to change.

All Galaxy devices that have been updated to the final version of Android 11 and One UI 3.0 have a strange bug: They don’t show battery statistics ever since the clock struck 12 and we rang in the new year. In plain words, you won’t see any battery stats in the Settings » Device care section on your phone for January 1 and later, but if you change the date back to December 31 or earlier, it all goes right back to normal.

It’s unclear what could be causing this bug, but thankfully, there’s a pretty simple solution. Here’s what you need to do:

  1. Open the Settings app on the phone, then go into the Apps submenu.
  2. Here, tap the small icon next to the Your apps text, then enable the Show system apps option and press OK.
  3. Now, scroll down until you find the Samsung Device Health Manager Service app in the list and tap it.
  4. Here, go into the Storage submenu, and hit the Clear data option at the bottom.

That should do the trick, and after a little bit of use or after you charge your phone, you should see the proper battery statistics again. Of course, if religiously checking battery stats isn’t your thing, you can simply wait for Samsung to fix the bug with a future update, whenever that comes out for your particular Galaxy device.

PhoneTips & Tricks Android 11Galaxy Note 10Galaxy Note 20Galaxy S20One UI 3.0
Load 18 comments

You might also like

US carrier-locked Galaxy Note 20 gets served with January 2023 security update

Two weeks ago, Samsung released the January 2023 security update to the international versions of the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy Note 20 Ultra. Today, the company has released the new security patch to the carrier-locked versions of the Galaxy Note 20 and Galaxy S20 series in the US. The latest software update for the […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 6 days ago

Galaxy S20’s USA carrier-locked version gets January 2023 security update

Samsung has been rolling out the January 2023 security patch since the start of this month, and many mid-range and high-end smartphones have received the update already. Now, the carrier-locked versions of the phones in the Galaxy S20 lineup have started getting the new security update. The latest software update for the carrier-locked versions of […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 6 days ago

All the reasons to upgrade from Galaxy S20 Ultra to Galaxy S23 Ultra

The Galaxy S20 Ultra was the first Samsung phone to bear the “Ultra” badge. It had a lot weighing on its proverbial shoulders, as it needed to prove to the mobile world that its moniker was justified. And justified, it was, partly because of its bonkers “Space Zoom” camera. Nevertheless, it’s been almost three years […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 week ago

Only 5.2% of devices running Android 13 five months after launch

The first update to the Android distribution chart in 2023 gives us a peek at how quickly OEMs have delivered Android 13 to their devices. According to the official statistics from Google, the latest OS, Android 13, is running on only 5.2% of devices after five months of its launch. Android 12 and 12L, on […]

  • By Sagar Naresh
  • 2 weeks ago

US unlocked Galaxy S20 is finally getting Android 13 One UI 5

In November 2022, Samsung rolled out the Android 13 (One UI 5.0) update to the Galaxy S20 series. However, the US-unlocked variants of the devices weren’t so lucky. They were running Android 12 (One UI 4.1) even two months after the international variant got the new update. But that changes today as Samsung is now […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 weeks ago

Galaxy Note 20 gets January 2023 security update in more markets

The Galaxy Note 20 is now getting the January 2023 security patch in more markets aside from the USA. The update debuted stateside last week, and now it’s making its way into Peru, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, and Guatemala. The update has firmware version N98xFXXS5GWA7. It only includes the January 2023 security patch, which Samsung […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 3 weeks ago