Blocking Mode

When enabled, this feature allows you to disable phone calls from all callers, with the exception of those who are allowed. Blocking Mode also allows you to disable all notifications, the LED indicator and alarms.

  1. Tap the "Apps" icon on the home screen
  2. Access "Settings"
  3. Tap "Blocking mode" to enable it. Once enabled, you can set various options
  4. To disable notifications, tap on "Features" > "Disable notifications"
  5. To block incoming calls, tap on "Features" > "Disable incoming calls"
  6. If you wish to disable the LED indicator or "alarm and timer" notifications, tap on "Features" and select the appropriate option

Setting a Timer for Blocking Mode:

  1. Access the general "Settings" menu and make sure "Blocking mode" is enabled
  2. Tap "Set time" to access a set of options for when Blocking mode will automatically be enabled or disabled. Select "Always" or set a start and end time-frame by tapping on the "From" and "To" options

To Allow Incoming Phone Calls From Certain Contacts:

  1. Enable "Blocking mode" via the general "Settings" menu
  2. Tap "Allowed contacts"
  3. Select the contacts from which you wish to accept incoming calls while Blocking mode is enabled
  4. Tapping on "Allowed contact list" will enable you to view the list of allowed contacts, and manage / remove them

Power Saving Mode

Power Saving Mode allows you to conserve your smartphone's battery by disabling certain features and / or limit its performance

  1. Tap the "Apps" icon on the home screen
  2. Select "Settings"
  3. Tap "Power saving mode" to enable the option. Once power saving mode is enabled you will gain access to additional options

- CPU power saving: this will enable you to conserve battery by limiting the processing power of your smartphone (also known as "underclocking")
- Screen power saving: when enabled, the screen will operate at lower brightness levels and will have reduced frame refresh rate, thus increasing battery life
- Turn off haptic feedback: if enabled, haptic feedback (or vibrations) will be disabled

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