A mimic of Samsung Galaxy S7 feature and using a third party app, this always on display for Xiaomi smartphones seems to be even better with more options to choose from and advantageously using the proximity sensor (if available).
Your Easy Steps to Always On Display for Xiaomi Smartphones
Here are the simple steps that you will need to follow to get the always on display for Xiaomi smartphones:
Step 1: Simply download and install the “Always On” app from Google Play.
During the procedures of installation and running the app, you will be prompted to select particular options or grant permissions.
Step 2: You will be prompted to give permission of the call, phone state and contacts which are required to display call details while using the app. You need to give permission to the app to use it.
Step 3: After that, you will again be prompted to give permission for notification while using the app. Again, you will need to give permission to the app for notifications to use the app.
Step 4: You will then be prompted to give permission to give permission to the app to access notifications and messages. There is nothing much that you need to do here other than granting permission to the app, to use the app.
Step 5: On running the ‘Always On‘ app, you will find that you have a lot of options and features to choose from.
That is all that you need to do to have “Always On” features in your Xiaomi smartphones.
For Demo: One of the features in this app is the clock type where you can set the display clock to analog or digital type according to your preference.
Features Available in Always On Display for Xiaomi Smartphones
Clock Type – You can opt for analog and digital display of the clock that w ill be shown in the always on display for Xiaomi smartphone.
Clock Width – The clock width can be customized as per your preference.
Clock Height – Height of the clock that will lead to in the always on display for Xiaomi smartphone can be sized according to your desire.
Date width – The date shown in the always on for Xiaomi smartphone can be set to a specific width of your preference.
Date height – Height of the configured for the always on the display of Xiaomi smartphone can configure your desired size.
Notification width – The notifications of your always on display for Xiaomi smartphone can adjust to your preferred size.
Notification height – Height of the notification area can be adjusted to your desired size in the always on the display of Xiaomi smartphone.
24h format – This option can be set to any of the two values – on or off. When set to “On”, the time in the clock will be shown in the 24 hours format and when set to “Off”, conventional 12 hours format is displayed.
Show seconds – This option can be set to any of the two values – Off or On. When set to “On”, seconds is shown in the clock time and when set to “Off”, only hours and minutes are shown.
Show date – Only one of the two values can be set – On or Off, to enable display of date or disable the time display.
Show notifications – You can even opt if notifications are to be shown or not to be displayed by setting any of the two values-On or Off.
Show battery – The status of the battery can be demonstrated by setting this value to “On” and the same can also be hidden by setting the value to “Off”.
Wake up of charger plugged – When set to “On”, your Xiaomi smartphone will wake up on the power being connected.
‘KNOCK’ turn screen on – On tapping the screen the screen can be weakened when this value is set to “On”.
Inconstant position – When this value is selected, the screen will wake up on changing the position of your Xiaomi smartphone.
‘In pocket’ mode – This feature is mainly for smartphones with proximity sensors that will enable the screen to wake up when the proximity sensor detects any movement nearby. When your Xiaomi smartphone is kept inside the pocket, the screen will save power by not activating the screen.
Brightness – The values set to it will determine the intensity of the always on display for Xiaomi smartphone.
Date Text Color – You can also assign your favorite color to the text that is used to view the date in the always on display.
Clock Text Color – The color of the text used for presenting the clock can also be set to your favorite ones using this option.
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