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Nokia 7.2

Use the touch screen

Important: Avoid scratching the touch screen. Never use an actual pen, pencil, or other sharp object on the touch screen.

Tap and hold to drag an item

Place your finger on the item for a couple of seconds, and slide your finger across the screen.


Place your finger on the screen, and slide your finger in the direction you want.

Scroll through a long list or menu

Slide your finger quickly in a flicking motion up or down the screen, and lift your finger. To stop the scrolling, tap the screen.

Zoom in or out

Place 2 fingers on an item, such as a map, photo, or web page, and slide your fingers apart or together.

Lock the screen orientation

The screen rotates automatically when you turn the phone 90 degrees.

To lock the screen in portrait mode, swipe down from the top of the screen, and tap Auto-rotate.

Use the navigation keys

  • To see all your apps, swipe up the home key and then swipe it up again.
  • To go to the home screen, tap the home key. The app you were in stays open in the background.
  • To see which apps you have open, swipe up the home key.
  • To switch to another open app, swipe right.
  • To close an app, swipe it up.
  • To close all the open apps, swipe right through all the apps, and tap CLEAR ALL.
  • To go back to the previous screen you were in, tap the back key keyboard_arrow_left. Your phone remembers all the apps and websites you've visited since the last time your screen was locked.

Your phone display

Do you watch videos, photos, read online books or play games using your phone? To see the screen better, switch on the dynamic mode to automatically adjust the color, contrast, and brightness according to your usage.

Tap Settings > Display > Advanced > PureDisplay, and switch Dynamic modes on.

To select which apps use the dynamic mode, tap Settings > Display > Advanced > PureDisplay > Dynamic modes. Select mode, for example, Photo and enable the apps on the list.

If you want to improve the quality of the colors on your screen in challenging lightning conditions, switch on the Auto white balance.

If you want to see more details on your screen, switch on SDR to HDR (standard dynamic range to high dynamic range). This transforms all your SDR video content into HDR quality in real time.

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