If your Xiaomi, Redmi or POCO has an AMOLED screen and therefore, with Always on Display mode, it also has a way totally different and much more striking to display each incoming notification.

We talk about breathing light effect, a quite attractive animation that through the lighting of the edges of our Xiaomi, taking advantage of AMOLED technology, is capable of alerting us to an incoming notification.

Thanks to this lighting effect first introduced in MIUI 11 and also found in MIUI 12 or MIUI 12.5, our Xiaomi will illuminate its edges, creating a quite striking visual effect and that undoubtedly replaces the missing notification LED.

How to activate the breathing light effects for the notifications of your Xiaomi

For activate these breathing light effects on your Xiaomi for the arrival of each new notification, you just have to follow these simple steps:

  1. Go to Settings > Always on screen and Lock screen > Notification effect
  2. Once inside, you only have to choose the type of animation that you like the most

Furthermore, it should be noted that this effect can be combined with Always on Display or Always On Display mode. If we activate the latter, we can also customize the content that will be displayed on the lock screen.