How to Enable Dark Mode on iPhone

In this post, we will see the different methods to turn on dark mode on iPhone. Let us start.

Enable Dark Mode on iPhone

Method #1

  1. Open Settings.
  1. Hit Display & Brightness.
  1. In the Appearance section, you can see Light and Dark. Light is the normal mode, and Dark is the dark mode.
  1. Choose Dark.

Notes:

In the Appearance section, you can also see Automatic.

By default, the Automatic will be in the Sunset to Sunrise option.

If you have chosen Light while enabling Automatic, then this means your iPhone will remain in normal mode from sunrise to sunset. And it will be in the dark mode from sunset to sunrise. All this happens automatically.

If you have chosen Dark while enabling Automatic, then this means your iPhone will remain in dark mode from sunrise to sunset. And it will be in the normal mode from sunset to sunrise. All this happens automatically.

You can also customize the time if you prefer and here is how:

  1. Hit the Options under Automatic.
  1. Tap the Custom Schedule option.
  1. Now, you can see two options: Light Appearance and Dark Appearance.
  1. Tap them and set the time as per your liking.

To disable Automatic, hit the toggle switch beside Automatic.

Read: How to Enable Night Shift on iPhone

Method #2

In the Control Center, long-press the Brightness slider. Now, you can see three icons at the bottom.

The first one from the left is for dark mode. Tapping it will enable or disable dark mode.

Note:

If your iPhone is in Automatic, then tapping this one will select Light or Dark option depending on the one your iPhone is on right now.

You can find all the above mentioned in Method #1.

Method #3

You can turn on or off dark mode using Siri.

Say Hey Siri and then say turn on dark mode for turning on dark mode.

Say Hey Siri and then say turn off dark mode for turning off dark mode.

Note:

If your iPhone is in Automatic, then using the command will select Light or Dark option depending on the one your iPhone is on right now.

You can find all the above mentioned in Method #1.