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[Feature Review] Introducing Dark Mode - The Dark Side of MIUI

2019-04-17 17:40:04
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Mi Fans!
Call me a Batman movie fanatic, but I couldn’t stop but relate to the below conversation excerpt from the Batman movie - 'The Dark Knight Rises' as a dialogue exchange between MIUI & Android Q, knowing the fact the currently available dark mode of Android Q beta is not the complete dark but mostly a gray tone.

MIUI to Android Q in some parallel universe:

"Ah you think darkness is your ally? You merely adopted the dark. I was born in it, molded by it. I didn't see the light until I was already a man, by then it was nothing to me but blinding!"

Keeping the fun, future & personal choices aside for both the fanbase, we all tech enthusiasts love the dark UI and with that, we have exciting news to break for you that we are bringing the native system-wide built-in support for a feature which almost topped MIUI feature requests over the time. Introducing the most awaited MIUI Dark Mode - The Dark Side of MIUI, currently rolling out to MIUI 10 Global Beta ROM for the supported devices.

The system-wide built-in Dark Mode of MIUI is crafted to save you from eye fatigue while using extensively during the night and also improving the readability by altering the icons, text color, and other UI elements. It also adds the enhanced elegance with the enriched contrast level between presented content blocks.

Don’t worry you don't have to be the Batman fan to use it, here’s how to activate:
  • Go to settings - display - dark mode - activate

Preview screenshots:

Notification bar | Settings

App Vault | Recorder

Messaging | Clock

Calculator | Notes

  • Currently, Dark mode has been integrated into the Notification shade, Gallery, Settings, Messaging, Dialer, Camera, Contacts, Scanner, Screen Recorder, Recorder, Clock, Compass, Sim toolkit, Contacts, Weather, Mi Video, Notes and rolling to other apps.
  • Do note that, the feature is still in development and currently has been released only for the Android 9 Pie based MIUI 10 Beta ROM versions, and will soon come to other supported versions after thorough testing.

"The night is darkest just before the dawn. And I promise you, the dawn is coming."

Feel free to leave your constructive feedback in the comment box below, we are all ears!

Started using it already?
Show us a screenshot in the comments below


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2019-04-17 17:40:04
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Semi Pro Bunny

EslamLoka | from MI MAX


Waiting it for stable rom
2019-04-17 18:26:28

Grandmaster Bunny

Centurions | from Redmi Note 5 Pro


nice.. awaiting in stable version..
2019-04-17 21:25:43

Master Bunny

George Jacob | from Redmi 3S


Ya! Just awesome!!
2019-04-17 22:46:04
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Ashok Dutta | from Redmi Note 6 Pro


2019-04-17 23:21:02

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kb 007 | from Redmi Note 5


2019-04-17 23:24:39

Semi Pro Bunny

I'm babu | from Redmi Note 7 Pro


excellent news
2019-04-17 23:26:56

Advanced Bunny

5189200309 | from Redmi 6


hey what will happen to Redmi 6/6a/y2
2019-04-18 00:52:26


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5206032609 replied at 2019-04-18 08:56:47
I have won a City backpack but haven't got a coupon until now. Why i Messeged him no reply....


We will soon send you a message for the relevant details, don't worry!

2019-04-18 01:25:32

Grandmaster Bunny

Solver13 | from Redmi Note 4


That's a cool feature, thanks for sharing :)
2019-04-18 02:07:00
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