What do the Notification lights mean?

Last modified : Apr 04. 2018
LED indicators

The LED indicator displays different colours for different types of notifications and functions of your device. 


    ○ Pulsing - Device is powering on/off.

    ○ Blinking - Unread notifications, such as a message or a missed call.


    ○ Glowing - Device is charging.

    ○ Blinking - Device is low on battery or is not charging properly.


    ○ Glowing - Device is fully charged but still connected to the charger.

    ○ Blinking - Device is is fully charged.

Other Colours

There are 7 different colours which the LED indicator can display (white, red, yellow, green, cyan, blue, and purple). If your device is showing a different colour other than blue, red or green, it may be due to a third party application you have installed on your device.


For example, Whatsapp notifications will trigger the White light by default. 

Can I change the colour of the LED notification?Click to Expand

This feature is only available on Android OS Version 8.0 (Oreo). Not all apps are compatible and will not be able to configure the colour of the LED notification.

Please Note: As an example WhatsApp was used.

1 Go into the Settings menu > Apps.
Settings > Apps
2 Navigate to and then tap on WhatsApp.
Tap on WhatsApp
3 Tap on Notifications.
Tap Notifications
4 Scroll down to the bottom and tap on More settings in app.
More settings in app
5 Tap on Light.
Tap Light
6 Now you can select which light to be displayed.
Select colour of light
How do I disable LED notifications?Click to Expand

Follow the steps below to learn how to disable LED notifications: 

1 Go into the Settings menu > Display.
Settings > Display
2 Toggle the switch to enable/disable the LED indicator.
Toggle the switch

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