Apple can be considered as one of the most famous smartphone manufacturers that has been developing and adding new features to its very own mobile operating system i.e. iOS. A new iOS version was launched a few weeks back that was iOS 9.3. This version iOS has many new features and some really interesting updates. The most intriguing and amazing features on the new iOS were Night Shift and Low Power Mode.These two features were added in iOS to help the users to fight the problem of fast battery drainage. Better battery backup means better user experience for a long period of time. iOS has many apps and many features to offer to its users since the very beginning, and if you are the user of this new version of iOS 9.3 you would probably have used these two features. If you didn’t know how to use them then no worries they are explained below in detail.
What is Night Shift on iOS 9.3?
Many of us has heard of F.lux, Night Shift is almost like F.lux. While using your smart phone you may get an eye strain due to high brightness in low light area. Frequent strain to your eye are very bad for your eyes health. It can weaken your eye sight and can give you a headache and many more problems. So it is better to decrease the brightness when using your iPhone or any Apple device for that matter in a low light are.
Apple offers you Night Shift to make it easier to change the brightness of your iOS device automatically. Night Shift changes the brightness according to the daylight or any light in the area you are using your phone in. For example, in a low light area your screen will be having a warmer color tint and vice versa so that you do get strain in your eyes while using your device.
You can even set the time of sunset or sunrise of your location. You can also customize the time of sunset and sunrise.
What is Low Power Mode?
Almost every smart phone faces the battery problem which translates into less usage time. iOS also faces this problem generally. iOS also has a low battery backup because these devices do not come with a good powered battery.
iOS 9.3 offers a solution to this problem and that is Low Power Mode. This almost like Android’s Doze Mode. This mode is to increase the usage time for your device when it is running low on battery. Using Low Power Mode decreases the usage of the battery, that is mainly done by disabling the push notifications, disabling other background processes and adjusting your screen brightness to the lowest so that you can get a good usage time on your Apple device.
What is the Problem?
Both of the features are attractive and you would want to enable them on your device to enhance its performance, yet there is no problem in that you can enable them on any of your device running on iOS 9.3. But the problem lies when you try to enable them simultaneously, this cannot be done. You can turn on any one of the features to use at a time.
Here we are offering you the solution to this problem. You can enjoy both the features at the same time on any of iOS device running iOS 9.3. For this purpose, you do not even have to enable the third party mode as these features are built in. to solve this problem you just need to follow the steps stated below.
How to Enable Night Shift and Low Power Mode Together on iOS 9.3
This is a very easy process all you need is few minutes and your work will be done.
To enable the Low Power Mode:
- Unlock your device
- Go to the Settings
- Tap on the option named as Battery, this will further open the settings for your Battery
- Scroll and find the option of Low Power Mode and Toggle the button to switch it on
Whole of this process can be avoided and you can turn on Low Power Mode just by giving Siri the command to Turn on Low Power Mode or Low Power Mode on. Both of the processes will get the thing done.
To enable Night Shift:
Now if you will try to enable Night Shift from the setting, you will fail because the option of Night Shift will be blur and you won’t be able to turn it on. So now you can just use Siri, give the command to Siri to enable Night Shift. Your command may be Turn on Night Shift or Night Shift on.
This is it, now you can use both the features together without any problem. However, it might be a glitch in the software of iOS 9.3 and maybe fixed in the future but for now you can enjoy your iPhone at its fullest capacity.