How to Force 90Hz Refresh Rate in Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL

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Here’s how to force enable 90Hz refresh rate on Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL. You can enable 90Hz refresh rate in Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4 devices. By default turned off Pixel 4 force 90Hz refresh rate in your device. When you set the Pixel 4 refresh rate as 90Hz, it will improve touch responsiveness & animation quality. Also, increase battery usage in your device. The higher the screen refresh rate, the smoother the screen experience.

Several smartphones have 90Hz and 120Hz display screen refresh rate such as Asus ROG Phone 2 (120Hz), OnePlus 7T & 7T Pro, both have a 90Hz refresh rate, Oppo Reno ace (90Hz), Realme X2 Pro (90Hz), Razer phone 2 (120Hz) and more. Follow the below-given step by step process to change the refresh rate in Pixel 4 and 4 XL running Android 10.

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How to Enable or Disable 90 Hz Refresh Rate in Pixel 4 and 4 XL

How to change the refresh rate in Pixel 4 and 4 XL

You can enable and use a smooth display on Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL using the below-given display settings to set 60Hz refresh rate.

Step 1: Open app drawer in your Pixel 4 and Pixel 4 XL.

Step 2: Tap the Settings app.

Step 3: Tap on Display.

Step 4: Scroll down and turn on toggle Smooth display.

Now you’re Google Pixel 4 & 4 XL screen access smoother even using more apps or playing games or watching videos etc. It will consume battery in your device. If you want to change the refresh rate on Pixel 4 as 90Hz, enable it using below given settings.

Enable Pixel 4 XL 90Hz screen refresh rate

To use a 90Hz refresh rate on Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4, make sure to enable developer mode in your devices. You can turn on developer mode Pixel 4 & 4 XL using the below steps.

Step 1: Swipe up from the home screen to open the Pixel 4 & 4 XL app drawer.

Step 2: Tap on Settings app.

Step 3: Scroll down up to the end of the page and tap about phone.

Now see Build number at the end of the list.

Step 4: Tap on Build number 7 times.

You can see this message when a complete process: You are now a developer!

Step 5: Tap on the back button.

Step 6: Tap on System.

Step 7: Tap Advanced.

Step 8: Tap Developer options at the bottom of the screen.

When activating developer mode on Pixel 4 XL & Pixel 4, you can enable force 90Hz refresh rate in developer mode settings.

Settings > System > Advanced > Developer options > Force 90Hz refresh rate

Now you’re device performance improves and smoother experience. But one disadvantage is using Pixel 4 90Hz refresh rate is reducing battery life more.

And that’s it. I hope the above-given tutorial is useful to change the refresh rate in Pixel 4 and 4 XL. Do you still have any questions? Tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for the latest updates.

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