Google is rolling out the focus mode on Android, which will help you to have a break – CNET

Google is rolling out the focus mode on Android, which will help you to have a break – CNET


the focus mode is finally out of beta. 

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Google’s Art, to slow down our relationship with our phones is finally ready for primetime. After the first announcement of the function in the IO in may, Google mode from the beta and the roll out is under the focus on Android 9, and 10 devices. 

The new mode is part of Google’s Digital well-being tool on Android, and is designed to help you remove a few of the many distractions of phones offer often, so you can get to do to focus on what you need. With the function enabled, you can select the apps you find the most distracting as a social media app, video app, or games. If you try to open it, focus-mode “, to remind you that the app is stopped” Android project manager, Dayson Pais writes in a blog post, the announcement of the rollout. 


the focus mode on Android.


to help The function will also be notifications to “silence these apps, until you are ready, you can switch from the mode”, to further minimise temptations. Other features include automatically rotate the focus-mode on and off for specific days or times you choose, such as, for example, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday. 

unlike other similar apps, such as OnePlus’ Zen-mode, you need to wait the full 20 minutes, if enabled before you can continue to use your device, Google’s implementation has an option to “take a break, what allows you to step out of the focus mode for the use of certain apps and jump back when you’re done.”

will be The new feature available with new phones starting today, the Android 9, or 10, the well-being Digital and the parental control settings. According to 9to5Google, those who are not part of the beta program is an update to the Digital well-being app in the coming days.

Published on Wed, 04 Dec 2019 15:53:00 +0000

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