OnePlus 5 is the latest smartphone by BBK Electronics in the series of OnePlus. The phone is great and easily falls in the category of flagship devices apart from a couple of issues like Jelly scrolling and audio issue on OnePlus 5. However, OnePlus has declared normal while for the audio issue please see our post on How to Fix Audio Issue on OnePlus 5. But because of these issues, you can write off OnePlus 5, it’s a great smartphone with flagship level hardware provided in the very affordable price. The phone is great in many aspects but one feature makes OnePlus 5 standout and that is The Alert Slider. In this post, we will tell you how to customize alert slider of OnePlus 5.
Alert Slider on OnePlus 5 can be customized in a jiffy, no third party application or root is required. The default positions on Alert Slider are set to “Ring”, “Do Not Disturb” and “Silent”. But in OnePlus 5 you can customize alert slider and choose how these positions operate. By following our guide on how to customize alert slider of OnePlus 5 you can easily make the alert slider work as per your requirement.
So, if you want to customize alert slider of OnePlus 5 just follow below steps carefully and within on time you will know how to customize alert slider of OnePlus 5.
How to Customize Alert Slider of OnePlus 5
- Pick up your OnePlus 5 and open Settings from the app drawer.
- In settings tap on Alert Slider under Customizations section.
- Now you will see three options — “Silent”, “Do not disturb” and “Ring”. Tap on the option which you want to manipulate.
- For Silent position, you can choose whether the media should be muted as well when silent mode is on. Or you can toggle vibration on and off. However, Alarm will always ring in silent mode and this cannot be changed.
- Within the do not disturb function there is a lot to play with. You can manage favorite contacts which will ring even in do not disturb mode. Another interesting option is Repeat Callers, when toggled on it will allow the call to ring if the same contact calls repeatedly within the span of 3 minutes.
- The third one is Ring function and there is not much to do here. You can only choose whether the phone should vibrate when a call comes through.
So, here it is now you know how to customize alert slider of OnePlus 5.