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Here’s how to turn on or turn off always-on display Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL. When turning on Pixel 3 Always-on display, it will show notifications, time, weather and other information on your Pixel 3 lock screen. You can turn off clock on lock screen Pixel 3 to turn off always-on display in your device. The always-on ambient display will reduce your phone battery life.
If you want to wake up screen when you receive any notifications in your Google Pixel 3 & 3 XL, you need to turn on new notifications under Pixel 3 ambient display settings. You can turn on Always-on display Pixel 3 under display settings.
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How to Turn On Always on Display Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL
Only Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL device has added this always-on option under ambient display settings. You’ll enable or disable Pixel 3 always-on display using below given settings.
Step 1: Swipe down the notification shade and tap the Settings gear icon.
Step 2: Tap Display.
In Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL display settings, you can see Night light, Adaptive brightness, Auto-rotate screen, screen saver, font & display size, Ambient display, device theme, and more settings.
Step 3: Tap Advanced.
Step 4: Tap Ambient display.
Here you can see always on and new notifications options that use to show lock screen information if you want.
Step 5: Turn on “Always on” toggle.
You can also enable/disable new notification under the Pixel 3 ambient display that helpful to wake your Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL screen when receiving any new notifications.
Settings > Display > Advanced > Ambient display > New notifications
In the latest Google Pixel 3 always-on display or Ambient display settings, you can activate double-tap to check phone and lift to check phone settings for quickly show notifications on your Pixel devices.
Turn off Pixel 3 Lock Screen Clock
Settings > Display > Advanced > Ambient display > Toggle off Always on
Now, you can’t see clock, date & time, and other info on your Google Pixel 3 and 3 XL lock screen. Also, change clock on lock screen Pixel 3 if activating screensaver on your device. You can choose the clock from Analog or Digital when turning on a screensaver.
Turn on Ambient display on Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL
Step 1: Go to the Settings app in your device.
Step 2: Tap on Display.
Step 3: Tap Advanced.
Step 4: Tap on Ambient display at the end of the page.
Two settings available here for when to show notification, time and other info on lock screen in your PIxel devices.
Double-tap to check phone
Double-tap your phone lock screen to check date & time, notification and other detail you receive. Enable it to use this Pixel 3 ambient display feature.
Lift to check phone
While enabled lift to check the phone, just pick up your phone and you can see the time, receive notifications, and other info on Pixel 3 XL lock screen and ambient display.
And that’s all. I hope this little tip useful to turn on Always-on display Pixel 3 XL. If you have any questions, tell us in below comment box. Don’t forget to share with others if you found it helpful. Are you excited about Google’s latest flagship Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL? Do let us know what you think of the Smartphone in the below comments.