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Auto-align Notch Display network speed Battery percentage Show/hide carrier name

Auto-align

If auto-align is activated on your Huawei device, empty spaces on your home screen will be filled automatically after deleting one app by aligning the apps anew.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Home screen & wallpaper
Step 3:  Tap on  Home screen settings
Step 4:  Activate or deactivate  Auto-align
  1. Open the settings
  2. Tap on Home screen & wallpaper
  3. Tap on Home screen settings
  4. Activate or deactivate Auto-align

Notch

Today's displays have a small notch to accommodate the front camera. You can adjust the display on the Huawei device so that content is not cut off from the notch, but the side areas are darkened.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display & brightness
Step 3:  Tap on  More display settings
Step 4:  Tap on  Notch
Step 5:  Choose between  Default  and  Hide notch
  1. Open the settings
  2. Tap on Display & brightness
  3. Tap on More display settings
  4. Tap on Notch
  5. Choose between Default and Hide notch

Display network speed

You can display the current speed of the Internet connection on the Huawei smartphone. This is shown at the top left, next to the notch.

Note: The speed only increases during a download, surfing the Internet, or background activities.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display & brightness
Step 3:  Tap on  More display settings
Step 4:  Activate or deactivate  Display network speed
  1. Open the settings
  2. Tap on Display & brightness
  3. Tap on More display settings
  4. Activate or deactivate Display network speed

Battery percentage

Depending on the setting, the status of the battery charge can be seen in the status bar of your Huawei smartphone and in some apps. But if you don't want to estimate your percentage, you can easily activate the battery percentage. From now on you can see exactly how high the remaining battery level is. You will have the following display types to choose from on the Huawei device:

  • Do not show
  • Next to battery icon
  • Inside battery icon
Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Battery
Step 3:  Tap on  Battery percentage
Step 4:  Choose between  Do not show ,  Next to battery icon  or  Inside battery icon
  1. Open the settings
  2. Tap on Battery
  3. Tap on Battery percentage
  4. Choose between Do not show, Next to battery icon or Inside battery icon

Show/hide carrier name

We can manually specify whether the network operator or carrier name should be displayed in the upper left corner next to the notch of the Huawei smartphone in case the status bar seems to be too cluttered.

Note: When using Dual SIM, both network operators are displayed one below the other in the status bar.

Android 10 (EMUI 10.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display & brightness
Step 3:  Tap on  More display settings
Step 4:  Enable or disable  Display carrier name
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display & brightness
  3. Tap on More display settings
  4. Enable or disable Display carrier name

More Huawei Guides

  1. Basics

  2. Network

  3. Connection

  4. Display

  5. Home Screen

  6. Lock Screen

  7. Sound & Vibration

  8. Apps & Notifications

  9. Storage

  10. Battery

  11. Security & Privacy

  12. Accessibility

  13. System

  14. Accounts

  15. Keyboard

  16. Features

  17. Functions

  18. Dial-App

  19. Messages

  20. Camera

  21. Contacts

  22. Gallery

  23. Calendar

  24. Browser

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