Google just told us how to fix the worst thing about Androids and iPhones

No matter how strong your allegiance to Android or iPhone is, you’ll probably agree that the worst thing about Android phones and iPhones is battery life.

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Dark mode draws 43% lesser power at full brightness compared to “normal mode” in the YouTube app.

Using apps that use dark theme has been found to drain the phone’s battery a lot less than in the normal mode, both on Android and iOS. The reason behind this is that a dark smartphone screen has need of far lesser number of pixels and this enhances the battery life. Google also admitted to this fact during the Android Dev Summit this week. The tech giant displayed several slides showing how different colours have different power-drawing capacities and compared them.

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Dark Mode saves battery life. According to Google, toggling a darker theme on OLED smartphones will promptly extend their juice, and it has significant proof to back such claims up.

There has been a spate of adding dark modes to apps, websites and operating systems in recent times. Many people simply prefer the look, while others say a darker theme is easier on the eye. But there is also the school of thought that says dark mode saves battery life.

Google Confirms Dark Mode in Android Apps Saves Battery

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The company also used its original Pixel smartphone to show how each colour has a different amount of draw on its device's battery.

Google Says Dark Mode Can Help Improve Battery Life on Android Devices

Google has finally confirmed that dark mode on Android phones uses less power and saves battery life.

Google acknowledges the benefits of Dark Mode on battery life

Google has started talking more and more about Dark Mode and the benefits that it brings in terms of prolonging battery life.

Google details just how good dark mode is for your battery

It might seem like an obvious point, but Google backed it up with plenty of numbers and slides. Why, then, does Google insist on white as the primary color for its apps?

Google finally confirms something people have long suspected — dark mode on Android phones saves battery life Google finally confirms something people have long suspected — dark mode on Android phones saves battery life

The company admitted it made a mistake in encouraging app developers to use the color white, which drains more power than darker colors.