By default enable ambient display on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Oreo devices. Pixel 2 Ambient display feature is helpful to wake up your phone screen when get any notifications in your Pixel devices. You’ll see time and notifications on Pixel 2 screen. In android Oreo 8.0 devices, you can also see always on display and Night light feature. Let see how to turn off ambient display on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL.
This ambient display is not same as Pixel 2 always-on display. You can use Pixel 2 double tap to check phone feature to wake up screen with notifications with app icons. Also turn on lift your phone feature on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL to show ambient display when lift your phone slide up. Follow below given steps to turn off ambient display on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL.
How to turn on/turn off ambient display on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Oreo 8.0
Step 1: Go to settings in your Pixel 2 Oreo
Step 2: Tap display
Step 3: Tap advanced
Here you’ll see several Pixel 2 display settings such as sleep time, rotate content of screen, font size & display size, screen saver, ambient display and more.
By default enable ambient display in android Oreo 8.0 devices.
Step 4: Turn off toggle button of Ambient display
Now disable ambient display on Pixel 2 and you can’t see notifications on your Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Oreo lock screen.
You can also use gestures on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL to see notifications on lock screen without unlock your device.
Double tap to check phone
If you are busy or at work place and see the messages you received without unlock or open that app in your device. Just double tap on your screen to quickly check notification you received without unlocking your Pixel 2 devices.
Settings > Display > Advanced > enable Double check to phone
Lift to check phone
Just pick up your Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL device to quickly read your notifications.
Settings > Display > Advanced > enable lift to check phone
And that’s all. We hope this makes it clear how to turn off ambient display on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Oreo device. If you have any trouble, tell us in below comment box. Don’t miss out latest Pixel 2 and android Oreo tips.