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Google’s upcoming flagship Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL come with latest android 9 Pie version. Android Pie has several new added features such as Adaptive battery & brightness, Navigation gestures, App actions, Digital wellbeing, Device theme, overview selection, cutout notch and more. But in this tutorial, I’ll explain you process to change theme on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3 Pie 9.0.
In latest android 9 Pie OS, you can manually change Pixel 3 theme as dark or light you want. By default device theme set as automatically based on wallpaper you set. Set black wallpaper if you want to set dark theme on Pixel 3 XL & Pixel 3, or if set light theme, than set white wallpaper in your Google Pixel 3. Apply below given step by step process to change theme on Pixel 3 Pie 9.0.
How to change theme on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Pie 9.0
You can find device theme option under display settings on your Google Pixel 3 and Google Pixel 3 XL 9.0.
Step 1: Swipe down notification panel at top of the screen and tap Settings gear icon
Step 2: Tap Display
Step 3: Tap Advanced
Step 4: Tap Device theme at end of the page
Step 5: By default set Automatic (Based on wallpaper) device theme in your android 9 Pie devices.
Step 6: Choose dark if you want to set dark mode on Pixel 3 9.0 Pie
Step 7: Choose light if you want to set light theme on Pixel 3 Pie 9.0
Thanks to latest android 9 Pie version to easily set dark mode on Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL and other supported android Pie 9.0 devices. You can also use Pixel launcher to manually change Pixel 3 dark theme or light theme in your device.
To change theme mode, change wallpaper on your latest android Pie 9.0 to see effect in your phone.
How to change Pixel 3 theme using wallpaper
Step 1: Long press the blank space on your Pixel 3 Pie home screen
You can see home settings, widgets and wallpapers options.
Step 2: Tap Wallpapers
A different category wallpapers for Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. Also set gallery photo as Google Pixel 3 wallpaper to set dark mode or light mode.
Step 3: Select black wallpaper for dark mode or white wallpaper for light theme
Step 4: Tap Set wallpaper at upper right corner of the screen
Step 5: Choose from Home screen or Lock screen or Both
Now change your Pixel 3 status bar theme, app drawer background and your phone background effects.
And that’s it. We hope this makes it clear how to change theme on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL Pie 9.0. Do you have any other android 9 Pie tips you want to share? Tell us in below comment box.