How to Use Gestures On Android 10

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Here’s how to enable and use gestures in Android 10. Android 10 gestures include Active Edge, Swipe fingerprint for notifications, Jump to the camera, Flip camera, System navigation, Double-tap to check phone, Lift to check phone and Prevent ringing. Android 10 gesture navigation added new three settings for navigation including gesture navigation, 2-button navigation, and 3-button navigation.

Google launched Android 10 with new features including new gestures system, Focus mode, Parental controls with Google Family link, improve privacy, location permission and more. But this tutorial explains to you about enable gestures on Android 10 devices (Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 3a, 3a XL, Pixel 2, 2 XL, Google Pixel and Pixel XL).

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How to Turn on Android 10 Gestures

You can enable android 10 gestures in your Pixel devices using below given steps.

Step 1: Swipe up from the home screen to open the app drawer.

Step 2: Go to settings.

Step 3: Scroll down and tap on System.

Android 10 gestures use on Pixel

Step 4: Tap Gestures.

List of below-given android 10 gestures available in your devices.

How to enable and use gestures in android 10

Active Edge

Use active edge to squeeze for your assistant, squeeze for silences and quickly launch assistant when turning off the screen. You can change squeeze sensitivity as a light or firm squeeze.

Swipe fingerprint for notifications

Enable swipe fingerprint for notifications android 10 device

To quickly check the notification on your phone screen, swipe down the fingerprint sensor on the back of your phone. Enable swipe fingerprint for notifications android 10 to access notifications.

Jump to camera

Press the power button two times to quickly launch the camera. This trick works from any screen.

Flip camera

To switch in and out of selfie mode in Google camera, double-twist when you’re in the app. Turn on the flip camera on your phone.

System navigation

You can activate Android 10 gesture navigation using this setting. This new android 10 gesture works the same as iPhone X, OnePlus 7 Pro/7, etc. Click here to see steps to enable the new gesture system in android 10.

Double tap to check phone

Android 10 gestures list

Enable double-tap on the lock screen to check notifications, time, and other info.

Lift to check phone

Pick up your phone when you’re device locked. Turn on a lift to check the phone in your device.

Prevent Ringing

Use prevent ringing Android 10

You can quickly mute or vibrate the device to press the power and volume up button together. Enable prevent ringing in your device.

Flip To Shhh

To enable Do not disturb mode, place your phone face down on a flat surface. You’ll feel a subtle vibration when do not disturb turns on. Toggle on Flip to Shhh to activate it.

And that’s it. Check out each one listed above settings to enable and use gestures in Android 10. What are your favorite features of Android 10? Let us know, in the comment section below.

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