Dec 2nd, 2020

The OnePlus 8T was released not too long ago and it is the company’s latest and second flagship smartphone of 2020. As we covered in our OnePlus 8T review, it is, by all accounts, a great phone with excellent hardware and software features.

If you’re planning to make this your daily driver for the considerable future, here are some of our tips on what are the first things that you might want to do with the phone.

The status bar plays home to a lot of information about our phone, like notifications, signal strength, cellular connectivity, battery life, and so on, but if you’re not a fan of too many icons cluttering the status bar, you can change that.

You can go to Settings > Display > Status Bar > Icon Manager. You can then toggle on or off what kind of information you want to see in the status bar if you want a cleaner look or if you want to have a more informative experience.