How to Activate Blue light filter on all devices

If you are a sensitive person with virtue of the eyes or are prone to reading books on Android phone and are looking for a way to protect your eyes from the harmful blue light rays emitted by a smartphone, then here is what you can try. In this article, we are sharing with y’ all the methods to activate the blue light filter on your device.

What is a Blue Light filter?

A blue light filter or more popularly known as ‘Night Mode’ is a feature from Android phones that applies a filter on the screen. This filter does the job of lessening the strain on the eyes due to the blue light of the phone.

Basically, the blue light coming from your smartphone is reduced and you feel less strain on eyes with it. So if you want to take care of your eyes and not go back on using your phone, then here is an article dedicated to how to activate blue light filter on Android –

How to activate a blue light filter on Android or iPhone?

Here are the two different methods one can use to activate the blue light filter on Android or iPhones.

Activate Blue light filter through Settings

The blue light filter makes a great difference and thus Google has introduced this feature in all of its android oreo and Android Pie devices. Those devices can easily enable blue-light filter through the settings.

Step 1. Go to the Settings of your Android device.

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Step 2. In Settings, visit Display option.

Step 3. Then choose the option of ‘Night Life’. Enable the toggle.

That’s it! You have successfully enabled the Blue light filter on Android.

How to activate the Blue light filter on Samsung Phones?

Step 1. Go to the Settings of your Pixel or other stick Android phone.

Step 2. Choose the Display Tab.

Step 3. Enable the Blue Light Filter option.

One can also simply drag the notification bar down and tap on the Blue Light filter option to enable it.

Apart from this, one can also alter the opacity as well as choose the time for which they want the blue filter mode. There are various options to choose from this ‘Scheduled’ feature of Blue light filter like – enable Blue light filter from Sunset to Sunrise or Custom for as long as you want it.

How to activate the Blue light filter on Pixel Phones?

If the device one is using is Google’s Pixel smartphones or other similar stock Android devices, then here is a simple step that has to be followed to activate Blue light filter on Pixel phones.

Step 1. Go to the Settings of your Pixel or other stick Android phone.

Step 2. Choose the Display Tab.

Step 3. Enable the Night Light option.

Here as well users can determine the time for which they want the night light to be enabled. Besides this, the option for intensity in the form of a slider is also available.

What about other devices?

For other manufacturers than Samsung, OnePlus, Asus, Huawei, Honor, you can just go to the Settings> Display and enable the blue light filter,

Download Blue Light filter Apps

For those devices running on previous versions of Android than Android Oreo and Pie, they can simply download any Blue Light filter app from the Google Play Store.

Step 1. Go to the Google Play Store.

Step 2. Type ‘Blue Light filter’ in the search bar.

Step 3. Download the most relevant app there.

That is it! You can now enjoy the blue light filter on your device even if it does not have the blue light feature!

What if I want Bluelight Filter only for Reading on Android?

In case you want a blue light filter on your Android device only when you are reading, then I would prefer using Google Play Books or Moon+ Reader Pro. +

Personally, my experience with Google Play Books has been amazing! You can download these apps from the Google Play Store.

Conclusion

I assume the article helped you in enabling the Blue light filter on Android. In case you are stuck at any of the steps then do let us kn+ow in the comment box below.

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