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Enable or Disable Always on Display Customize Clock Style Schedule Always-on display Notifications

Enable or Disable Always on Display

Oppo smartphones with an OLED display have an Always On Display function.

The Always on Display permanently or scheduled shows the time, date, battery charge level and from ColorOS 7 (Android 10) also notifications.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display & brightness
Step 3:  Tap on  Always-On Display
Step 4:  Enable or Disable  Always-On Display
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display & brightness
  3. Tap on Always-On Display
  4. Enable or Disable Always-On Display

Customize Clock Style

The clock on the Always on Display can be changed on the Oppo smartphone from version ColorOS 7 (Android 10) onwards. In addition to digital clocks, the settings also offer analogue clocks in various styles and colours.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display & brightness
Step 3:  Tap on  Always-On Display
Step 4:  Tap on  Clock style
Step 5:  Choose desired  Clock style
Step 6:  Tap on  Apply
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display & brightness
  3. Tap on Always-On Display
  4. Tap on Clock style
  5. Choose desired Clock style
  6. Tap on Apply

Schedule Always-on display

With ColorOS 7 Oppo offers the possibility to display the Always on Display according to a schedule, which was not possible with older ColorOS versions until now.

If the schedule is used, the Always on Display (AoD) is only displayed at the specified time.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display & brightness
Step 3:  Tap on  Always-On Display
Step 4:  Enable or Disable  Schedule time
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display & brightness
  3. Tap on Always-On Display
  4. Enable or Disable Schedule time

Notifications

In addition to the time, charge status and date, the Always on display of the Oppo smartphone also shows notifications, but unlike the lock screen, only the icons of the respective app are displayed.

If notifications on the Always on Display are not desired, the "Pure Screen Off" mode can be activated, in which only the clock is shown and all other information is hidden.

Android 10 (ColorOS 7.0)
Step 1:  Open the  Settings
Step 2:  Tap on  Display & brightness
Step 3:  Tap on  Always-On Display
Step 4:  Enable or Disable  Display clock only
  1. Open the Settings
  2. Tap on Display & brightness
  3. Tap on Always-On Display
  4. Enable or Disable Display clock only

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