Important Highlights to Read:
- Dark mode for the Facebook app on Android has been under development since August 2019.
- Facebook has been tinkering with Dark mode for some time, but it seems that the tests have picked up pace now.
- The users of WhatsApp Beta can also make use of dark mode, this week.
Facebook has been working on a dark mode. The platform has been struggling with a dark mode in its mobile app since at least August 2019. Facebook has also carried down various tests, which have allowed some people to gain early access to the option. Talking about the present situation, things are not the same as it was used to be. Dark mode is expanding its reach. Now, a large number of users can access the option of dark mode, with ease and comfort.
If you actually exhausted from being blinded by your mobile when you check Facebook in the dead of night, this will be a longed-for addition to the app.
Numerous reports are being received from people about being able to access dark mode, but they’re a lot more work needed to be carried down. Only speculations can be made about a full-scale rollout as Facebook is not interested to reveal its plan or schedules, at this moment.
The option of dark mode, at this moment in time, seems to be in its immature phase. The company has been working on to fix the option, and make various tests.
People who are gaining access to the option say that it seems to be in progress, with the app switching between dark and normal modes in different sections, or most probably, at the dictates of chance. The users report about the incomplete of the feature, with turning on and off for seemingly no reason.
Despite the fact that dark mode may not, thus far, be quite complete for users, on a grand scale, it wouldn’t be wrong to say that Facebook is making hard efforts on perfecting the feature.
Considering the fact that the progress on the app seems to be nicely carried down by the company, and, for now, it can be said that the time is not too far until the option can be accessed by the whole world.
This testing dark mode for WhatsApp carried down by Facebook has made it difficult for users to find a toggle in the app’s regular settings. To make the switch, you need a beta version of WhatsApp. Well, this is not a big issue and not something to be concerned about.
In addition to the dark mode, the new Facebook interface of the web version of the social network is also being tested by some users. With ergonomics, perceptibility, flat design and a number of tabs reduced to the strict minimum, this interface is expected to be available to everyone very soon. Maybe in a couple of months. The version will particularly highlight groups, communities, and stories.
Dark Mode and Whatsapp
WhatsApp is already showing signs of dark mode for mobile users, while on the web, people can turn to a browser extension to access dark mode. Testifying on small groups of users, the company is now testing its official dark mode with a large number of people.
Do not forget to update your WhatsApp app in order to access the Dark mode feature. The Dark mode toggle can be accessible to people who use WhatsApp in the Android beta channel, and the feature will only show up in WhatsApp v2.20.13 beta or higher.
Enabling dark mode on Android is simple. Open WhatsApp, go to Settings -> Chats. Go to the Theme option and switch to Dark mode. Enable Dark mode automatically.
If you are an iPhone user, you cannot access the feature, right now. You will have to wait for a little, as the company hasn’t introduced the feature for iPhone users, up till now.
What’s more, the feature includes various other interesting, popular apps, such as the Facebook-owned Messenger app.
Dark Mode and TikTok
Much the same as different applications, TikTok is likewise playing with the dark mode, and including another Light/Dark Mode flip the switch in the settings.
Dark mode, the most loved element of clients because of the possibility of working properly in the low-light conditions, gives a selective look to the general application, which is cherished by clients. On the off chance that you ceaselessly use TikTok, at that point you should be excited to realize that TikTok has at long last paid attention to the amazing feature.
It is straightforward and simple to use. Locate the dark mode area in the general settings after the language segment. Tap on the choice to open the interface from where you can pick the subject for your TikTok.