OnePlus 6T Tips and Tricks To Use It like a Pro: After so much of rumors and leaks, OnePlus 6T finally made its way to the market. The OnePlus 6T is packed with Oxygen OS, which has a lot more new features for you. In this post, we have brought you some cool tips and tricks so you can make the best use of your new Phone.
ENABLE NAVIGATIONAL GESTURES
The coolest new feature coming to every new phone nowadays is gestures. So the OnePlus 6T also have a pack of gesture control so you can use your phone with more fun. You would love to use it. To enable gestures in your phone, first head to Buttons & gestures and tap on Navigation bar & gestures and select navigation gestures. You can set your gestures here and start using them. Just swipe from the button to up to go to home screen and from the lower left/right bottom to go back.
MULTITASK LIKE A PRO
On the place of a navigation bar, there is a pill-shaped button, which will double as Home, which makes multitasking a lot easier.
To switch between all the opened apps, you just have to drag the button a bit up and slide it to both of the sides.
The more interesting feature is the dual screen, using it for the first time may be a bit confusing. But once you learn how to do it it is gonna to be fun, to switch to split view first open the recent apps, tap on the three-dot menu, and then select Split screen.
CHANGE THE FINGERPRINT SENSOR ANIMATION
OnePlus 6T comes with a lovely animation for fingerprint, but if you want to change it as your preference, to change the animation head to Security & lock screen > Fingerprints > Fingerprint animation effect and here you can choose between the wide range of animations.
TURN GAMING MODE ON
If you love to play games on your phone you are gonna to love the perfect combination of Snapdragon 845 and the Gaming Mode. it delivers a smooth gaming experience. It also allows you do disable calls and notification when you are enjoying your game. To turn on the gaming mode just head to Utilities > Gaming mode in the settings. So the next time when you will open any game it will turn on the gaming mode.
TWEAK THE DND MODE
The Dnd Mode makes your like a more easier, you can also schedule the DND mode on the time you want, to tweak it up against head to Sounds > Do Not Disturb in settings and tap on Turn on Automatically. And now schedule it when you want it to be turned on.
Same as gaming mode but with some more qualities, you can also use Smart Boots, it boosts up the performance by 20 %. To turn this mode on, go to Settings > Utilities > OnePlus Laboratory and activate Smart Boost.
KEEP APPS HIDDEN.
Many time you just don’t want some apps to appear on your home screen. So OnePlus 6T introduced the feature which will help you to hide some apps on your smartphone. So if you want to access hidden space, just open the app drawer and slide gently from the left edge. And to add new apps here tap on the plus icon.
CHANGE ACCENT COLORS USING HEX CODE
Many phones allow to customize the theme color, older one plus phone allowed the user to change between a very few colors, but now in the one plus 6t, you can have unlimited colors. It allows color change but hex color. To make this change, navigate to Display > Accent color, tap on the Paint icon, and enter the code at the bottom.
UNLOCK LIKE A PRO
The OnePlus 6T, have a blazing fast, face unlocks, that means you can not check lock screen notification without unlocking your phone. But you can tweak it, to change it first go to Face Unlock settings and disable the ‘Auto unlock after the screen is on’ option.
TAKE SCREENSHOTS VIA GESTURES
The new OnePlus 6T is packed with amazing gestures which you can customize according to your ease. The gesture you will use a lot is three finger swipe to take a screenshot. So if you ever want to take a screenshot just swipe with three fingers on your screen from top to bottom.
There are some favourite apps we don’t want to kill, we always want them in our recent apps. So just lock them, to do that go to your recent apps and swipe till you find the app. Now tap on the three-dot option menu and opt for a lock. Now the app will be locked in recent apps and never be killed.
These were some tips and tricks you can use to maximize your one plus 6T.
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