The Grayscale or Greyscale display mode is designed to represent the only amount of light and only highlight the primary information. In simple, it will turn your smartphone’s display into a dull shade of black and white like older TVs. If you want enable Grayscale Mode on Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, then here we are to help you do it quickly.
Since the Grayscale Mode provide complete old-fashioned feel, many people wish to turn on Grayscale Mode on their Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL devices. Well, there is no official option available to activate Greyscale display mode. It is a little bit hidden inside the setting as the ‘Monochromacy’. Let’s know how to find Monochromacy option to apply Greyscale display on Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL.
How To Enable/Disable Grayscale Mode on Google Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL
To reveal the Monochromacy option on your Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL, you will need to enable Developer Mode first. Here are few steps you should follow to activate Developer mode and turn on Greyscale display mode on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL.
Step #1. Open Settings on your Pixel device.
Step #2. Scroll down to System and tap on it.
Step #3. Tap on About Phone and persisting tap on Build Number until you get a notification with “you are now a developer”.
Step #4. Go back to System setting and tap on Developer Mode.
Step #5. Scroll down to the “Hardware accelerated rendering” section and tap “Simulate color space”.
Step #6. Now you need to select “Monochromacy” option to turn your device’s display into the black & white Grayscale display.
Once you activate the Monochromacy option on your Google Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL phone, you will get the screen in black and white. The great benefit of the Grayscale display is it will help to consume less battery and help you cure your smartphone by making your smartphone screen less appealing while using apps like Instagram, Snapchat and more.
In future, if you decide to go the normal multi-color screen, then you can directly go through the step 4 to disable Grayscale display mode on your Google Pixel 2 or Pixel 2 XL device. It will quickly turn you mobile screen into the normal display.
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