Here’s how to turn on night mode automatic on android 9 Pie. Before this automatic night mode feature, we use device theme on android 9 Pie devices to enable light or dark mode in our older Pixel devices. In latest android Pie version, you can set mode based on wallpaper you set. Now using this feature, automatically change light & dark mode bases on time of the day.
This automatic Night mode feature is slightly different compare to light or dark theme settings. This android 9 Pie time based night mode affect only app drawer, notification panel, power menu and volume button. Follow below given step by step process to turn on night mode automatic on android 9 Pie devices such as Google Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 2, Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2 XL.
How to turn on night mode automatic on android 9 Pie
You can enable dark mode on android 9 Pie using this automatic based on time of the day using developer mode settings. First of all enable developer mode on android 9 Pie using below given settings.
Step 1: Swipe down notification panel from top of the screen and tap Settings gear icon
Step 2: Tap System
Step 3: Tap about phone
Step 4: Scroll down up to end of the page and tap Build number 7 times or tap until appear “you are now developer!” on your android Pie 9.0
Step 5: Tap back button, and tap Developer option at end of the page.
You can see turned on developer mode in your Pie. Let see steps to enable night mode based on time on android Pie devices if already activated developer options on your android Pie devices.
Step 1: Go to settings > System > Advanced > Developer options
Step 2: Scroll down up to Night mode (Show below given screenshot)
By default turn on night mode on your android Pie devices.
Step 3: Tap Night mode
Step 4: Choose Automatic (Based on time of the day)
Now automatically enable dark mode on android 9 Pie based on time of place you are.
How to enable dark mode based on wallpaper on android 9 Pie
You can manually turn on dark mode on android Pie 9.0 using display settings.
Step 1: Go to settings in your android 9 Pie
Step 2: Tap Display
Step 3: Tap Advanced
Step 4: Tap Device theme
Step 5: Choose from automatic based on wallpaper / Light / Dark
Now choose white wallpaper for light mode and choose black wallpaper to enable dark mode on android Pie 9.0.
And that’s all. I hope this little tip useful to turn on night mode automatic on android 9 Pie. If you have any question, tell us in below comment box.