Smart Invert is iOS 11’s take on Night Mode, and here’s how to activate it


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The brand-new “Smart Invert” function in iOS 11 is a dark mode, however smarter.

For a while, Apple has actually been attempting functions to alleviate the nighttime concern on our eyes when they’re looking at screens, with greyscale mode in iOS 8 and Night Shift in iOS 9. Smart Invert, iOS 11’s address eye relief, inverts some colors, however leaves images, videos, and some apps untouched, intending to moisten your screen’s radiance without resulting in the actually odd image contortions that we saw with previous models of the function.

Photos inverted with Classic Invert

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Utilities folder inverted with Smart Invert

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Here’s the best ways to turn it on:

1. Go to Settings>> General>> Accessibility>> Display Accommodations.

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2. Toggle “Smart Invert” to “On.”

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If you’re a traditionalist, you can stick to “Classic Invert,” which will reverse all your display screen’s colors.

If you truly like Smart Invert, you can produce a helpful faster way to toggle it rapidly.

1. Go to Settings>> General> Accessibility>> Accessibility Shortcut.

2. Select “Smart Invert Colors.”

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Now, when you triple click your Home button, you can turn Smart Invert on or off.

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That’s it! Attempt it during the night. Your eyes will thank you.

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