People of OnePlus 5 might prefer to know how to activate the silent mode on their device. It’s possible that you simply have been looking for the Silent Mode not knowing it has been changed to Priority Mode on android software system.
Although “Priority Mode” is a bit technical compared to the “Silent Mode” on OnePlus 5, but as soon as you know it, you will find it very effective. this is because Priority Mode is more versatile, flexible and has more options than the Silent Mode. With Priority Mode, you'll be able to select apps and contacts that you simply don't need to disturb you. The guide below will make you understand how you'll be able to make use of the Priority Mode (Silent Mode) on OnePlus 5.
Setting up Priority Mode
To set up priority mode, you may need to click on the volume key on your OnePlus 5, and you will then click on Priority from the window that comes up on your screen. different choices will appear under Priority Mode which you'll be able to alter for different period of time. you'll be able to make use of the plus and minus icon to configure how long you would like the priority mode to last. As soon as you activate Priority Mode, a star icon will appear on your notification bar to notify you that the Mode has been activated and only apps selected will be ready to notify you. Although, you will receive other calls, alerts and notifications, but your device won’t make any sound when you receive them till the Priority Mode is disabled.