Download Energy Ring for OnePlus 8, 8 Pro and turn Punch-hole into an elegant battery indicator
Most high-end smartphones like Samsung and Oppo have what you call a punch-hole on their screens for the front camera. The difference between the front cameras in the old smartphones and the new punch-hole cameras is that the punch-hole cameras are on the display of the new high-end smartphone while old smartphones had the camera slot in the bezels or popup.
Almost every new high-end smartphone now comes with a punch-hole. Punch-hole cameras also make extra space for a larger display with lesser or no bezels at all. OnePlus has followed the suit and it’s new OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro Android smartphones have a new variety of punch-hole cameras.
While the punch-hole cameras provide a better aspect ratio and a larger screen, it is also annoying at times. The camera slot on the screen during a movie or a game is a bit of a dampener. The punch-hole cameras are a mere screen addition to the hardy OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro but thanks to some designer developers, it can be used rather innovatively to adorn your smartphone.
Yes, you can make use of punch-hole to actually do something productive instead of just appearing on your OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro Android smartphone screen. In today’s article, we will teach you to make your punch-hole camera into a smart and elegant battery indicator.
Energy Ring Battery Indicator for OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro:
The OnePlus 8 series devices are the first-ever devices by OnePlus to come with a punch hole. You can make use of the punch-hole to make an Energy Ring battery indicator. For those who are uninitiated, the Energy Ring is a free Android App that lets you know the battery level. It works by forming a ring around the punch hole.
Sounds interesting, Right! The Energy Ring App creates an animated ring around the punch-hole cutout. The indicator keeps moving around it and degrades with time as the battery percentage decreases. This creates a very elegant use of the punch-hole on your screen as well as lets you know the exact level of your battery.
The App allows you to tweak the looks of the animated circle according to your choice. The App offers you different animation patterns and also different colors for the ring. The app also automatically changes its colors depending on the battery level. It turns red when the battery level is low.
The Energy Ring App can be used for OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro Android smartphones. The App is available for free from Google Play Store here.