Skip to content

August 4, 2018

How to disable Adaptive Brightness in Android P

by John_A

Here’s how you can have full control over your phone’s display.

android-p-adaptive-brightness-pixel-2.jp

The brightness of your screen is perhaps one of the most important settings on your phone. If it’s too bright, you have to frantically look for the slider to crank things down. If it’s too dim, outdoor visibility can be impossible.

Android P tries to make all of these adjustments for you with Adaptive Brightness, and unlike similar features we’ve seen in previous phones/Android versions, this new iteration learns your usage habits to make more accurate predictions of how bright or dim you like your display.

That’s all fine and dandy, but if you’re someone that prefers to manually control your brightness level, Adaptive Brightness can be a pain in the butt. Thankfully, toggling it off takes no time at all.

Open Settings.
Tap Display.
Tap Adaptive Brightness.
Tap the adaptive brightness toggle to turn the feature off.

android-p-adaptive-brightness-1.png?itokandroid-p-adaptive-brightness-2.png?itokandroid-p-adaptive-brightness-3.png?itok

That’s it!

With those few taps out of the way, you’ve successfully disabled Adaptive Brightness. You can now rest easy knowing that you, and only you, have full control over your screen.

Android P: Everything you need to know about Android 9

Android P

  • Android P: Everything you need to know
  • Android P Beta hands-on: The best and worst features
  • All the big Android announcements from Google I/O 2018
  • Will my phone get Android P?
  • How to manually update your Pixel to Android P
  • Join the Discussion

Advertisements
Read more from News

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

Note: HTML is allowed. Your email address will never be published.

Subscribe to comments

%d bloggers like this: