Set up Daydream

When Daydream is on, your device displays photos, colors, and more while it is charging or docked.

Important: If you're using a tablet with multiple users, each has separate Daydream settings.

Turn on Daydream

  1. Go to Settings > Device > Display.
  2. Touch Daydream.
  3. Slide the switch to On

To decide if your device sleeps while docked, charging, or both, touch When to daydream

You can choose what your device displays when Daydream is on:

  • Clock displays the device's digital or analog clock. You can change the clock style or select the Night mode option by touching the Settings icon next to Clock.
  • Colors shows changing colors on the screen.
  • Photo Frame presents a slideshow of photos on your device or Google+ account. Touch the Settings icon next to Photo Frame to control what photos are displayed.
  • Photo Table scatters photos on your device or Google+ account across your screen.  Touch & hold an image to move it around the screen, or swipe it away to hide it. Touch the Settings icon next to Photo Table to control what photos are displayed.

Time to sleep

You can choose the amount of time your device is inactive before sleep mode starts.

  1. Go to Settings > Device > Display.
  2. Touch Sleep.
  3. Touch one of the options.

Turn off Daydream

  1. Go to Settings > Device > Display.
  2. Touch Daydream.
  3. Slide the switch to Off.