How to Enable Dark Mode in iOS 13 on iPhone/iPad

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After a long wait, Apple has finally added the much-awaited “Dark Mode” in the iOS and iPadOS 13 versions. Apart from improving the viewing experience in the dark environment, the new feature will help your eyes feel more comfortable while reading articles or watching videos. So, you will not painful eye-straining, and have better sleep.

Dark Mode not just takes full advantage of an OLED display when turning the screen pitch black, but it also boosts your device’s battery life. Once you know how adorable it really is, here is how to enable Dark Mode in on your iPhone and iPad running iOS 13/ iPadOS 13.

Use Dark Mode in iOS 13/ iPadOS 13

There are several ways to enable this new feature. But, the simplest way to get it done is through Control Center.

Step 1: On iPhone 8 Plus or older models, swipe up from the bottom of the screen. If you are using iPhone X and later ones, and 2018 iPad Pro, swipe down from the top right corner to open up Control Center.

Step 2: Next, tap and hold your phone display brightness control option.

Step 3: Now, you will then see a new option called “Appearance Light.” Simply tap on it, you immediately see the magic take over your phone in the blink of an eye.

The entire user-interface will be darkened, and even the apps will also get its appealing impact.

Enable the Dark Mode from the Settings app

Another way to turn on Dark Mode is from your device Settings.

Step 1: Simply, go to Settings > Display & Brightness.

Step 2: Now, tap on Dark to enable this feature.

Customize Dark Mode in iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 versions

Another worth thing you should note is that you can set this feature to automatically activate based on your preferred time of the day. To do this, tap on Dark first and then toggle the Automatic switch to on. After that, choose Options.

Now, depending on how you want to enable Dark Mode, you can set from Sunset to Sunrise or select a Custom Schedule based on your convenience. So, you can take full advantage of this feature to bolster your viewing.

In case you want to disable,  simply open up Control Center, touch and hold the brightness control button, choose “Appearance Dark” option and you are ready to go.

That’s how to use Dark Mode feature in iOS 13 and iPadOS 13 versions. If you have any question, let’s know in the comment below.


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