Generally, LED Indicator is pretty cool. They are meant to make life simpler by letting you know at a glance if important notifications on your smartphone have been missed. So, in this post, we are going to show you how to turn off the LED indicator on Samsung Galaxy S7, S8, S9 running on Android 9.0 Pie or Android 10.
Is the LED indicator light on your Galaxy phone troubling you? It’s actually really straightforward to permanently turn if off the LED light notification. It will illuminate when the notification needs your attention or when the battery is running low. Some may feel it’s unnecessary now that the company is shipping the Always On Display with its flagship phones.
In fact, not all alerts are generated in the same way. You might want to run to your phone if you’ve been waiting for an important call or if your phone’s battery is low, but you might not care so much if it’s just an email or text message.
Which Samsung Galaxy Devices Support LED Indicator?
LED notifications are available on the following devices:
Galaxy S Series
- Galaxy S9
- S7 Edge
- S6 Edge
- S4 Active
- S4 Zoom
- S III
- S II Plus
Galaxy Note Series
- Galaxy Note 9
- Note 8
- Note 7
- Note 5
- Note Edge
- Note 4
- Note 3 Neo
- Note 3
- Note II
What Does the LED Indicator Notification Color Mean?
The LED indicator is located at the top left of the front of the Galaxy smartphone. Various colors, such as blue, red, and green, may be shown. These colors are for your device’s regular alerts and functions.
- Pulsing: the device is turning on or off.
- Blinking: connected to a charger but not charging, or when low on battery.
- Glowing: connected to a charger and charging.
- Blinking: there is an unread notification (missed call, message, etc) or during voice recording.
- Glowing: connected to a charger and fully charged.
- Blinking: fully charged.
How to Turn Off LED Indicator on Samsung Galaxy S9, S9+, S8, S8+
By default, the LED indicator is turned on. Luckily, it’s very easy to completely disable the LED indicator on your Samsung Galaxy devices. Here’s how to turn off the LED indicator or notification light:
Note: The below steps apply to Android 9 and Android 10.
Step 1. Go to the Settings app.
Step 2. Tap Notifications.
Step 3. Now, simply disable it by flicking the toggle to off.
These were the simple steps to completely disable the LED indicator or notification light on your Samsung Galaxy S9+ or before devices.