Customize Always On Display on OnePlus 6

Here you can read as to how to customize Always on Display on your OnePlus 6 smartphone. Always On display has become one of the most popular features among smartphones since it’s introduction with OLED displays. Many companies have added support for this functionality on their smartphones such as Motorola Moto X, LG G6 and of-course, OnePlus 6 as well. The main use of AOD is to provide valuable information on the display all the time whilst keeping it in a low powered state. If you want extend usage of Always On Display OnePlus 6 and customize it, you should continue reading ahead.

OnePlus has been producing some great smartphones and their smartphones have gotten a great response from customers as well. Their key ingredient for success has been competitive price. Despite OnePlus 6 costing quite less, its performance is same as much expensive smartphones. Thanks to OLED technology on OnePlus 6, users can not only enable Always On Display but use our steps ahead to customize it upto one’s liking.

Always on Display on OnePlus 6

Before customizing the Always On Display on your OnePlus 6 smartphone, you have to check some basic requirements listed ahead. We have provided a complete guide on how to customize Always on Display on OnePlus 6. Keep reading ahead to customize Always on Display.

Customize Always On Display on OnePlus 6

In order to customize the Always On Display feature you have to make sure that your OnePlus 6 device is rooted and Always on Display feature is enabled. If you haven’t rooted you phone, follow the guide: How to Root OnePlus 6 with Magisk

Now follow the step by step guide below:

Step 1 – First, make sure that you have Android Oreo 8.1 installed and Always On Display is enabled. If you don’t know how to enable this feature then we have written a complete tutorial on it: How to Enable Always On Display on OnePlus 6

Step 2 – Now install Substratum app on your OnePlus 6. For complete steps read: How to install Substratum Theme Engine without Root.

Step 3 – Once done with above procedures, you’ll have to install the following APK files on your OnePlus phone.


Step 4 – Now open Substratum app from the app drawer and tap on the Themes tab. Find the Digit Customizer, Text Customizer and Modifier overlays.

Step 5 – Now choose the specific overlay which you want to customize and tap on it.

Step 6 – Once down with the customization, from the bottom right of your screen tap on circular icon then select Build & Enable to make changes.

Congratulations, you have now successfully customized the Always On Display on your OnePlus 6. Drop a comment if you have any questions.

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