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Adaptive brightness Dark Mode Screen Rotation Screen Timeout Easy mode Comfort view Adjust brightness Display size One-handed mode Schedule Comfort view

Adaptive brightness

The LG can also automatically adjust the brightness of the screen to maximize battery life by adjusting the brightness according to the ambient light.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display
Step 3:  Enable or Disable  Auto
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display
  3. Enable or Disable Auto

Dark Mode

On the LG smartphone, we have the option of using the messages app in dark mode, where the whole design is mainly kept in dark colours.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Messages -App
Step 2:  Open the  Menu
Step 3:  Tap on  Enable dark mode  /  Disable dark mode
  1. Open the Messages-App
  2. Open the Menu
  3. Tap on Enable dark modeDisable dark mode

Screen Rotation

The screen content rotates by default on the LG smartphone depending on the position of the device, but if automatic rotation is not desired, the screen can also be fixed in portrait or landscape mode.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display
Step 3:  Enable or Disable  Auto-rotate screen
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display
  3. Enable or Disable Auto-rotate screen

Screen Timeout

By default, the LG screen turns off automatically after 30 seconds. The screen off time can be changed or deactivated. The latter causes the screen to stay on permanently. The following times can be selected on the LG device:

  • 15 seconds.
  • 30 seconds
  • 1 minute
  • 2 minutes
  • 5 minutes
  • 10 minutes
  • 15 minutes
Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display
Step 3:  Tap on  Screen timeout
Step 4:  Choose desired  Tiemout
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display
  3. Tap on Screen timeout
  4. Choose desired Tiemout

Easy mode

For a simplified view, you can activate the Easy Mode, which is called EasyHome on LG smartphones. When Easy Mode is activated, the display of font and app icons is greatly enlarged, and you can add shortcuts to contacts in predefined locations on the Home screen.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display
Step 3:  Tap on  Home screen
Step 4:  Tap on  Select Home
Step 5:  Tap on  Easy Home
Step 6:  Confirm with  OK
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display
  3. Tap on Home screen
  4. Tap on Select Home
  5. Tap on Easy Home
  6. Confirm with OK

Comfort view

On the LG device, a comfort view can be activated to reduce eye strain in dark environments. This is made possible by reducing blue light. The blue light can be adjusted to your needs using a filter. In addition, the comfort view also allows a black and white view.

The comfort view, known as night mode on Android, can be switched on or off manually or by means of a schedule, which can be activated by a set time or automatically from sunset to sunrise.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display
Step 3:  Tap on  Comfort view
Step 4:  Enable or Disable  Use Comfort view
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display
  3. Tap on Comfort view
  4. Enable or Disable Use Comfort view

Adjust brightness

The screen brightness can be adjusted manually on the LG unit, and by default, the change can be made using the quick settings or the normal display settings.

Note: The screen puts the most strain on the battery; the brighter the screen is set, the shorter the battery life.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display
Step 3:  Move the  slider  to adjust the brightness
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display
  3. Move the slider to adjust the brightness

Display size

On the LG device, you can change the display size, which is similar to changing the screen resolution. When the display size is changed, elements (icons, font, windows, etc.) are displayed larger. Depending on the model, the display size can be reduced or increased.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display
Step 3:  Tap on  Display size
Step 4:  Move the  slider  to adjust the screen size
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display
  3. Tap on Display size
  4. Move the slider to adjust the screen size

One-handed mode

On the LG device, a gesture can be used to start the mini-view, whereby the screen content is scaled down into a window and placed in the lower right corner. The size or position of the mini-view can be freely selected, allowing one-handed operation.

The mini view, or one-handed mode, can be started by a wiping gesture (from left to right, or right to left) on the control bar.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display
Step 3:  Tap on  Mini view
Step 4:  Enable or Disable  Mini view
Step 5:  Wipe left or right on the  navigation bar  to activate the one-handed mode
Step 6:  Tap on  Close  to end the one-hand mode
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display
  3. Tap on Mini view
  4. Enable or Disable Mini view
  5. Wipe left or right on the navigation bar to activate the one-handed mode
  6. Tap on Close to end the one-hand mode

Schedule Comfort view

For the blue light filter (comfort view), a schedule can be set in addition to manual activation/deactivation, or the filter can be automatically controlled from sunset to sunrise.

Android 9 (LG UX 9.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display
Step 3:  Tap on  Comfort view
Step 4:  Tap on  Schedule
Step 5:  Enable or Disable  Schedule
Step 6:  Choose between  From sunset to sunrise  and  Set time
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display
  3. Tap on Comfort view
  4. Tap on Schedule
  5. Enable or Disable Schedule
  6. Choose between From sunset to sunrise and Set time

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