Today’s tutorial is going to talk about how to activate dark mode for Gmail on iPhone and Android. By reading this tutorial, you can find out where to get the dark mode for Gmail on your phone. Whether you’re an iPhone user or Android, the process of enabling the dark mode is the same.
You just need to visit the settings of your Gmail app and activate the dark mode in your Gmail app. This will make your Gmail look soothing and of course, it will be a savior for your phone’s battery.
Gmail has been releasing dark mode feature for iPhone 13 and Android 10. You probably don’t get this feature in your Gmail app as the feature has not reached everyone yet.
Let’s see if it is available on your phone by going through the Gmail settings.
Activate Dark Mode for Gmail on iPhone and Android
As aforementioned, the process of activating the dark mode is the same for iPhone and Android. So here, I’m mentioning the steps for iPhone only.
Note: Don’t get confused with iPhone’s Mail app and Google’s Gmail app. The dark mode is available for Gmail app for now. Also, make sure your iOS version is 13 or later.
- Firstly, you need to launch the Gmail app on your iPhone.
- Tap on the Menu option on the top left to view options.
- Go to Settings -> Themes.
- At this point, you will get options to change the theme; Light, Dark, System Default.
- Tap on Dark to enable the feature.
Now you’re all set. The dark mode is enabled for your Gmail app. You can easily and peacefully stay on your Gmail app. It will also prevent eye strain. As we know another benefit that using a dark mode will save the battery of your phone.
Since the feature is releasing slowly, you might not find it in your Gmail app. So, you may try another way to enable dark mode. For that, you just need to use the dark theme on your phone. Open your phone’s settings -> Display & Brightness -> switch to Dark to activate the dark mode on your phone.
Dark mode has been in the craze on social media. You must be using dark mode on your phone too. But there are still a few apps left that do not allow you to activate the dark mode. Gmail has provided this feature, so for now, you can use it in your Gmail app. Find the feature in your Gmail app and feel the new vibes.