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How to Fix Samsung S22 Fast Charging Not Working

Fast charging not working on your Galaxy S22? Try these fixes!
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Samsung Galaxy S22 supports fast charging feature that charges the device at 25W power. With a genuine charger, it will only take up to 1h to fully charge the device from 0%.

However, some users experience issues with fast charging not working on their Galaxy S22 devices, making it impossible to charge the device quickly. 

In this troubleshooting guide, we will discuss possible reasons behind this issue and provide 5 step-by-step solutions to fix it. So if you are having the same problem, keep reading to get your Galaxy S22’s fast charging fixed…

Note: Solutions in this guide will work on any Samsung Galaxy S22 model (S22, S22 Plus, S22 Fe, and S22 Ultra models.)

Editor’s note: We created these instructions using a Samsung Galaxy S22 running Android 13. Depending on your device’s software version, some steps and menu positions may look slightly different.

Key Features:

  • Some users of Samsung Galaxy S22 experience issues with fast charging not working on their devices.
  • Common causes for this issue are: fast charging disabled on settings, the charger or cable being damaged or incompatible, outdated software, and hardware defects.
  • Solutions to this issue are: restarting the device, enabling fast charging in settings, updating the software, trying a different charger, and checking for hardware defects
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Possible Reasons Why Fast Charging Not Working on Samsung Galaxy  S22

If you want to know, there are 4 reasons why fast charging does not work on your Samsung Galaxy  S22: 

  1. Fast charging is disabled in the settings
  2. The fast charger or cable is damaged or not compatible.
  3. The phone’s software is outdated.
  4. There is a hardware defect in the phone’s charging port or the motherboard.

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In your case, there could be one or a few reasons why this is happening. But don’t worry because after applying the below fixes, you will be able to use the fast charging feature on your Galaxy S22 like before.

Fix 01: Restart Your Galaxy  S22

Restarting is one of the most common fixes that will clear any temporary glitches that affect the fast charging feature. 

To restart your Galaxy  S22, follow these steps:

  1. Press and hold the Power button and the Volume down button simultaneously.
  2. When the power menu appears, tap on Restart.
  3. Wait for the device to restart.
Force restart samsung

Once your device has restarted, plug the charger in and see if fast charging appears on the screen.

Fix 02: Enable Fast Charging in Settings

Fast charging does not work on your Galaxy  S22 if it is disabled in the settings. Therefore, you need to go to Settings and make sure it is enabled. 

To enable fast charging, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Settings.
  2. Tap on Battery and device care.
  3. Tap on Battery.
Battery and device care
  1. Then, tap on More battery settings.
More battery settings
  1. Enable the Fast charging toggle.
Fast charging

Fix 03: Check the Fast Charger and Cable

Genuine samsung chargers & cables

As you know, the fast charging feature will not work on non-genuine chargers and cables. Also, a damaged charger or cable won’t produce enough power to facilitate the fast charging to work on your Galaxy  S22. 

Therefore, Inspect the charger and cable for any visible damage, and ensure that they are compatible with your device. If you are using a third-party charger, buy a genuine Samsung fast charger and see if it works.

Fix 04: Do a Software Update

Software bugs are another culprit for why fast charging doesn’t work on certain devices. If your Galaxy S22 runs on Android 12, then you should update your device to see if it resolves the problem.

To update your device’s software, follow these steps:

  1. Head over to Settings.
  2. Tap on Battery and device care.
  3. Tap on Software update.
Software update
  1. Then, tap on Download and install.
Download and install

Once you have tapped on the download button, your device will start to check for an update. If an update is found, it will notify you and then you can install the update.

Fix 05: Take Your Phone to a Repair Center

Smartphone repairing

If none of the above solutions works, there might be a hardware defect in your Galaxy  S22 or the charger. 

In this case, it is best to take your phone to an authorized Samsung repair center for a thorough inspection and possible repair or replacement.

If your smartphone is still under the warranty period, they will repair the device at no cost. So take your warranty information of the device when taking your device to the repair center.

Wrapping Up

Fast charging not working on your Samsung Galaxy  S22 can be frustrating, but following the solutions mentioned above, we hope you have successfully fixed the problem.

If you have any questions or need additional assistance, please leave a comment below. We will be happy to help you!

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