How to Enable or Disable Motion Sense on Pixel 4 and 4 XL

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Google added new soli powered Motion sense gestures in Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4. Here’s how to enable and use motion sense on Pixel 4 and 4 XL. This Google Pixel 4 XL Motion sense feature support air gestures, so you need to just wave your hand at your device to change certain actions such as skip to the next or previous song, snooze alarms, and silence calls, etc. With this new sensor, your Pixel can recognize distance and movement around the phone.

You can find Motion sense under system settings. A Google Pixel 4 motion sense feature includes quick gestures and ambient display settings. Also, find motion sense quick gestures under Pixel 4 gesture settings. Let see step by step process to enable or disable motion sense on Pixel 4 and 4 XL running Android 10.

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How to Enable Google Pixel 4 Motion Sense

You can enable motion sense on Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4 using the below steps.

Step 1: Swipe up from the bottom of the screen to open the app drawer in your Pixel 4 & 4 XL.

Step 2: Scroll down and tap on System.

You can see languages & input, Gestures, Date & time, Motion sense, Backup, Reset options, multiple users and system update settings.

Step 3: Tap on Motion sense.

Step 4: Toggle on Motion sense.

Now use motion sense on Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4. You can see below-given Pixel 4 XL motion sense settings. Use this new Pixel 4 gestures to automatically change actions without touch your Smartphone.

How to enable or disable motion sense on Pixel 4 and 4 XL phone

 

Quick gestures

Below given two options are available in the quick gestures list.

Skip songs

Using this new motion sense feature, you can move to the next song without touch your Pixel 4 & 4 XL device. Just swipe your hand from the phone screen to go back to a previous song or next song.

Silence interruption

You can disable snooze alarms and silence calls to just wave your hand on your Google Pixel 4 & 4 XL.

Ambient display

Show notification icons, date & time, and other information when you’re nearby. By default enable show display when nearby on Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4. Also, use reach to check the phone using this setting.

Turn off Motion sense on Pixel 4 XL and Pixel 4

If you disable motion sense, you can’t use quick gestures, show display when nearby, and reach to check the phone in your devices.

Settings > System > Motion sense > Turn off toggle Motion sense > Turn off

You can access quick gestures using Pixel 4 XL gestures settings.

Settings > System > Gestures > Quick gestures > Skip songs / Silence interruption

Also, use Pixel 4 gestures such as Active Edge, jump to camera, system navigation, Flip to Shhh, prevent ringing and more.

And that’s it. We hope the above-given tutorial useful to enable or disable motion sense on Pixel 4 and 4 XL. If you have any questions regarding this article, tell us in below comment box. Don’t forget to share it with others if you found it useful.

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