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    Screen settings

    You can change the screen’s behavior, brightness, viewing size and quality. For example, select a bigger font or display size for easier reading, or select glove mode to navigate your screen with gloves.

    If you want to change your background and theme, see Background and themes. To change how long you want to have the screen on before it is turned off, see Turning the screen on or off.

    To change a screen setting

    1. Find and tap Settings > Display.
    2. Tap the setting you want to change.
    3. Use the sliders, checkboxes, or additional menus to adjust.


    Adjust the brightness level with the slider. You can also enable Adaptive brightness to automatically optimize brightness based on surrounding light.

    White balance

    Select a preset setting you want. You can also use the sliders to adjust the white balance if you select Custom . To revert to the default setting, select Standard .

    Color gamut and contrast

    Enhance the quality of photos and videos when viewing them on your device. For example, use Super-vivid mode to make colors appear more vibrant on screen.

    When Professional mode is selected, the HDR converter cannot be used.

    Screen rotation

    Set the screen to rotate automatically when the device is turned, or set it to stay in portrait view.

    Screen saver

    Set up a screen saver that automatically displays colors, photos, or a slideshow while your device is docked or charging and the screen is idle. On a device with multiple users, each user can have individual screen saver settings.

    Cover selection

    When using a screen or phone cover, adapt your screen to work with the cover type.

    Video image enhancement

    You can use X-Reality with HDR converter to improve the visual quality of videos when you view them on your device. With this feature, videos recorded in SDR mode are played with HDR-like quality.

    This feature is applicable only for certain applications.

    To change a lock screen setting

    1. Find and tap Settings > Display > Advanced > Lock screen preferences.
    2. Tap the setting you want to change.
    3. Use the switches, checkboxes or additional menus to adjust.
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