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Why You Should Use Always Use Dark Mode on Phones

5 monthes ago   |   By Tom's Guide

According to Google, using dark mode apps on your phone will save tons of battery life.
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Google finally admits that dark mode helps with battery life on OLED displays

Google finally admits that dark mode helps with battery life on OLED displays

5 monthes ago   |   By Talk Android

It's something that most Samsung users have been aware of since the Galaxy S2 launched; AMOLED displays use much less power when showing dark or true black wallpapers. In its quest to implement its Material Design that brought blinding white brightness to its apps as well as encouraging app developers to follow suit, Google has...
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Google: Here's why dark mode massively extends your OLED phone's battery life

5 monthes ago   |   By ZDnet

Color choices can significantly cut how much power an OLED screen uses, Google explains.
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