How to Enable Galaxy Z Fold 4 Eye Comfort Shield Feature

Do you want to know how to enable eye comfort shield on your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4? This is a blue light filter which can be turned on to make the screen less blue and more red. This makes viewing your phone screen more comfortable and can help you sleep better since too much blue light blocks your brain’s ability to generate melatonin.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 is a premium Android device that can be used as a smartphone or as a mini tablet. It’s a powerful smartphone that can easily handle various multitasking tasks thanks to its use of a Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 chipset combined with 12GB of RAM. Another excellent feature that this device has is its camera which can take great pictures even in low light conditions.

Enable Eye Comfort Shield on my Galaxy device

Why is the eye comfort Shield not working?

If you spend a lot of time in front of your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 then you should consider turning on the eye comfort shield feature. This is a regular blue light filter that limits the amount of blue light emission as this can cause digital eye strain or sleeping disorders.

There are several ways you can turn on the eye comfort shield on your phone and this is from the quick settings panel and the display settings menu.

Turn on Enable Eye Comfort Shield from Quick Settings panel

Swipe down from the top of the screen with two fingers.

Swipe left to find the Eye comfort shield icon.

Tap Eye comfort shield icon to enable it. The screen color temperature will immediately become warmer.

To make further setting changes to the comfort shield settings follow these steps.

Hold on the Eye comfort shield icon until you’ll be brought to your phone’s Display Settings.

To automate Eye comfort shield, tap Custom.

Tap Set schedule and choose among Always On, Sunset to sunrise and Custom schedule.

To adjust the colour temperature intensity, drag the slider to the right to make the screen warmer, or to the left to make it cooler.

Turn on Enable Eye Comfort Shield from Settings menu

Tap Settings.

Find and tap Display.

Tap the switch next to Eye comfort shield to enable it.

To make further setting changes you can simply tap on the Eye comfort shield.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Why is blue light harmful?

    Several studies show that constant exposure to exposure to blue light over time could damage the retinal cells. This can cause vision problems like age-related macular degeneration.

  2. How can I protect my eyes from blue light?

    There are various ways of protecting your eyes form blue light such as decreasing the amount of screen time, wearing computer glasses, wearing anti-reflective lenses, or enabling the eye comfort shield of your Galaxy devices.

  3. How do I adjust the refresh rate of the Galaxy Z Fold 4?

    Go to Settings and select Display. Tap on Motion smoothness, and then choose your desired option which can be Standard 60hz or Adaptive 120 Hz.

  4. How do I know how much power is left on my Galaxy Z Fold 4?

    You will know how much power is left by the battery icon displayed on the screen. For more detailed information you will need to enable the battery percentage switch.

  5. Can my phone automatically adjust the eye comfort shield?

    You can set schedule when the feature will automatically turn on at a certain time of day.

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Chad Buenaflor

Chad has been in the tech industry since 2000. He has a degree in Electronics Engineering and is interested in the hardware and software side of technology. Initially working for a Japanese semiconductor company as a Test Engineer for nearly 10 years, he then pursued his passion for internet technology by working for the support team of Time Warner Cable then finally joining TheDroidGuy as one of their troubleshooting and tech writers. On his free time he plays his favorite games on his PC, Xbox Series X, and Android phone.

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