How to enable WhatsApp dark mode on Android and iOS 11

How to enable WhatsApp dark mode on Android and iOS 11

How to enable WhatsApp Dark Mode on Android and iOS: Dark mode is one common feature that is available in many apps and platforms. Twitter, YouTube, Facebook messenger are already available on dark mode and WhatsApp and Instagram are on verge to get dark modes on their apps too. This feature can be seen officially on the said apps.

However, you can still enable dark mode on WhatsApp on Android and iOS. This is a quick tutorial on how to enable dark mode on WhatsApp. As far as Android is concerned, this feature is available to only those devices that are working on the latest Android Q beta version.

How to enable WhatsApp dark mode on Android

Step 1: Go to Settings and then go to Display, select Theme and then choose Dark.

Step 2: The Dar mode is on now. Now, go to About in Settings.

Step 3: Scroll down to ‘Build number’ and keep tapping. Tap it several times.

Step 4: After a while, you will see a message pop-up that says, ‘Developers options is turned on’. Now tap on ‘Override force-dark’. Doing this works on enabling the dark theme to the other apps.

Step 5: Dark mode on WhatsApp is enabled now. However, you still need to change the wallpaper in the chat threads to enjoy the dark mode to the fullest.

Step 6: To change the theme, go to WhatsApp settings, then to Wallpaper, and then select ‘None’. You are good to go now.

Now, as far as iOS phones are concerned, it is important to note that the device runs on iOS 11 or later versions

How to enable WhatsApp dark mode on iOS

Step 1: Go to settings, and then to General, then to Accessibility, then to Display Accommodations, then to Invert Colours, and then select Smart Invert.

Step 2: You have just now enabled dark theme on all the apps in the device including WhatsApp.

Step 3: Just like in Android, you have to change the Wallpaper to enjoy the dark mode on WhatsApp to the fullest. To do this, go to WhatsApp settings on your iOS device, select Wallpaper and then select None.

There you go! This is how to enable WhatsApp dark mode on Android and iOS using the steps mentioned above. Let us know if you have any questions to answer. Keep reading MadFoxy.

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