The stunning Always-On Display turns off on iPhone 14 Pro, Pro Max in THESE 8 scenarios

Apple has revealed 8 situations when the stunning always-on display on iPhone 14 Pro, and iPhone 14 Pro Max turns off and you can't do anything about it. Check details here.

By: HT TECH
| Updated on: Sep 16 2022, 19:37 IST
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iPhone 14 Pro Max: It is HERE, and we take a quick look
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1/6 The iPhone 14 Pro Max brings a new 48MP main camera in addition to the new 12MP ultrawide camera and the same old 12MP 3X telephoto camera. The front 12MP camera has an autofocus lens system.  (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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2/6 The iPhone 14 Pro Max retains almost the same design as the iPhone 13 Pro Max. The Deep Purple colour variant is the new colour this here; we have got the Gold version with us. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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3/6 The iPhone 14 Pro Max uses the new 4nm A16 Bionic chip that promises marginal performance gains over the A15 Bionic. AnTuTu scores show a performance gain of 28 percent in graphics and 19 percent in CPU. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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4/6 iPhone 14 Pro Max has a 6.7-inch OLED display with a variable refresh rate of 1Hz-120Hz. The 1Hz mode allows for an Always On Display for the first time on an iPhone and you can see your widgets as well as wallpaper. Peak brightness levels go up to 2000 nits. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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5/6 iPhone 14 Pro Max gets rid of the notch in favour of a pill-shaped Dynamic Island. Other than masking the cutouts, it changes shape to accommodate the icons and widgets. (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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6/6 The iPhone 14 Pro Max starts at a price of Rs. 139,900 in India for the 128GB variant and goes up to Rs. 189,900 for the 1TB version.  (Amritanshu / HT Tech)
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Know when the always-on display can turn off. (HT Tech)

The recently launched higher end variants under the iPhone 14 series, iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max, feature a stunning always-on display. But did you know the always-on display will turn off in 8 scenarios? Apple has just revealed about the same. It can be known that the always-on display is on by default on iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max. In order to interact with your iPhone, you will have to raise it, tap the screen, or press the side button. If you use Raise to Wake, raising and looking at your iPhone wakes your iPhone as usual. You can also swipe up from the bottom of your display to wake the iPhone and activate Face ID authentication.

About always-on display

Apple iPhone 14 Pro or iPhone 14 Pro Max display can operate with a refresh rate as low as 1 Hz with a new low-power mode, and uses improved technology that allows the display to dim the entire Lock Screen. The display dims when you lock your device or leave it idle. Always-On display also uses multiple coprocessors in the A16 Bionic to refresh the display using minimal power, according to the company. You can even customize always-on display by personalizing your Lock Screen with photos, wallpapers with stylized fonts and colors, and widgets. Here are the 8 scenarios revealed by Apple in which always-on display goes dark:

iPhone 14 Pro, iPhone 14 Pro Max: Know when always-on display goes dark

1. Your iPhone is lying face down

2. Your iPhone is in your pocket or bag

3. Sleep Focus is on

4. Low Power Mode is on

5. Your iPhone is connected to CarPlay

6. You are using Continuity Camera

7. You haven't used your iPhone for a while (your iPhone learns your activity patterns and turns the display off and on accordingly, including if you set up an alarm or sleep schedule)

8. Your iPhone detects that you moved away from it with a paired Apple Watch (Always-On display will turn on when your Apple Watch is close to your iPhone again).

How to turn always-on display off or on

Always-On display is on by default on iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max. To turn Always-On display off or on, here are the steps you need to follow:

1. Go to Settings and then tap on Display & Brightness.

2. Scroll down to Always On and turn Always-On display off or on.

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First Published Date: 16 Sep, 19:37 IST
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