Say hello to darkness as Facebook has finally launched the much-awaited dark mode for WhatsApp. Android and iPhone users will soon receive a WhatsApp update with the eye-pleasing mode.
The dark mode aims at minimizing the strain on eyes when you use WhatsApp in the low light conditions. The official statement from Facebook reads “Dark mode for WhatsApp offers a fresh look on a familiar experience. It’s designed to reduce eye strain in low light environments. And we hope it helps prevent those awkward moments when your phone lights up the room.”
The fascinating dark mode is designed keeping in view the two prominent user needs. The design ensures that the color minimizes eye fatigue and matches the default colors of your phone. Moreover, with the dark mode, Facebook also maintains information hierarchy, i.e., chooses colors that make the crucial details stand out. Excited to let WhatsApp go dark? Here’s how to do it.
How to Enable WhatsApp Dark Mode?
Android 10 and iOS 13 users can enjoy the dark mode on WhatsApp by simply enabling it in the system settings. The users on Android 9 need to follow the below steps to enable WhatsApp dark mode.
- Open Settings and choose Chats
- Tap on Theme and then select dark.
Update to the latest version of WhatsApp and indulge in the enjoyable dark mode. But, before you do that, don’t forget to subscribe to Innovana Blogs for updates on more such exciting WhatsApp features.