TURN ON Instagram DARK MODE on Android

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The dark mode it is fashionable and more and more applications are adapting it to the same user request. Indeed, it is one of the most requested options on Instagram but unfortunately it has not yet been implemented natively in this social network. But don't worry that from The Power Of The Green Android we will teach you how turn on instagram dark mode on android in so that this way you can enjoy this one work easily and quickly.

What is Instagram dark mode and what is it for?

It is a function that allows you to swap the lighter colors of the interface of this social network with darker ones, serve ad avoid eye strain and, incidentally, save battery life as black pixels consume less energy than white ones.

I need Instagram dark mode

Ok, this may be necessary turn on Instagram night mode  because when the night comes your eyes are tired, the only problem is today there is no dark mode in this social network, however I will show you how enable it easily and quickly.

How to put Instagram in dark mode on Android

This method will be used for activate Instagram dark mode on any Android (or almost), since we have to satisfy one of these 2 requirements.


  • Have a Xiaomi device with MIUI 10 or higher.
  • Have Android 10.

As we said, Instagram doesn't have night mode yet, however it is possible to activate this mode if you meet one of these 2 requirements, as we will see below.

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Switch to Instagram dark mode on Android

In case you have MIUI 10 of 11 we can activate this mode from "Settings", once inside we must enter "Screen".

Once inside "Screen" we will have to look for the called section "Dark mode" and let's go inside.

This is where we have to enable the tab to activate Instagram with dark mode.

The only drawback is that the whole interface of our Smartphone will be in night mode but also Instagram.

Instagram Dark Mode on Android 10

You Android 10?, Bene, activate this mode from the following path:

  • Settings > Display & Brightness > Dark Mode.

To turn off this mode, you just need to disable the dark mode tab whether you are using MIUI 10-11 or Android 10.

This post will continue to be updated with new ways to switch to dark mode of Instagram on Android, so I recommend you to visit it from time to time. Don't forget to share this article with your social networks please, it would help me a lot to keep making more articles like this one… thank you very much!

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