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How to make your display extra dim in Android 12

How to make your display extra dim in Android 12

Short guide:

  1. Open the Settings and select Accessibility.
  2. Look under Display and tap the toggle Switch for Extra dim to turn it on.
  3. Swipe down twice from the top of the screen to see the shortcut to turn Extra dim on or off.

Before and after

Extra dim turned off and then turned on

This section explains how to use the Extra dim display setting in Android 12. This is a step-by-step guide with pictures of the screens to help.

Open the Accessibility settings

1. Open the Settings and select Accessibility.

Open Settings and tap Accessibility

Enable the Extra-dim setting

2. Look under Display and tap the toggle Switch for Extra dim to turn it on.

Tap the toggle switch for Extra dim to turn it on

Using the Quick settings shortcut

3. Once Extra dim is enabled, you can also turn it on or off from a Quick settings shortcut. Swipe down twice from the top of the screen to see the Brightness control, and you’ll also see a button to turn Extra dim on or off.

The Extra-dim quick settings shortcut

Note: we have written these instructions for devices running the standard version of the Android operating system. You may find some minor presentation differences if the manufacturer has customised the theme.

Created on: December-21-2021

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