iPhone 14 Pro Always On Display Features, Turn Off & More

iPhone 14 Pro Always On Display

iPhone 14 Pro Always On Display


The iPhone 14 Pro Always On display allows you to glimpse at the new iOS 16 Lock Screen whenever you want, without touching the screen. It’s a highly welcomed feature, imported from the Apple Watch. Check out it tips, tricks and settings!

What Is iPhone 14 Pro Always On Display

iPhone 14 Pro always on display hardware
This feature makes the iPhone Lock Screen to be display continuously. You don’t have to tap the screen or raise the device to light up the display.

The new iOS 16 Lock Screen is glanceable whenever it’s within eyesight, allowing you to easily get info from the new Lock Screen widgets.

iPhone 14 Pro Always On Display Turns Off?

Yes, iOS 16 is proactive and will save battery life whenever it’s sure that you aren’t able to glimpse at the Lock Screen.

The Always On display turns off automatically when:

  • iPhone 14 Pro is placed face down on a surface.
  • When you store the device in your pocket.

Always On Display & Battery Life?

Apple markets the iPhone 14 Pro and Pro Max as all-day battery devices even with the Always-On display enabled.

However, considering that the screen turns off when placed upside down and this saves battery, it’s safe to assume that disabling the Always On feature all the time will save even more battery.

Fact: iPhone 14 Always On display not working in Low Power Mode? We’ll have to test it out and confirm. Stay tuned.

How to Turn Off iPhone 14 Pro Always On Display

Similar to the Apple Watch, this feature is enabled by default. You can disable it as follows:

  • Open Settings and go for Display & Brightness
  • Scroll for Always-On
  • Turn it On.

What do you think about the iPhone 14 Pro Always On display? Is it as useful as expected? Do you have any suggestions? Use the comments section to share your feedback.

Related: You might be also interested in a detailed review of the iPhone 14 Pro dynamic island. That’s the new interactive notch available on the 2022 flagships.