Amazon.com is an American multinational conglomerate technology company based in Seattle, with 750,000 employees. It focuses on e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence. It is considered one of the Big Four technology companies, along with Google, Apple, and Facebook. Amazon does not have a built-in dark mode or an official Amazon dark mode. That makes all the store pages a dark-colored version. However, you can get a comfortable online shopping Amazon Dark Mode. So you see all the biggest selection of books, magazines, music, DVDs, videos, electronics, computers, software, apparel & accessories, shoes, etc in a night theme.
Amazon Dark Theme
In Web browser
Thanks to the Turn Off the Lights Browser extension, where you as a user can customize the dark website style to your personal colors. That from the background, text, and hyperlink color. Therefore will the night mode be more comfortable for your eyes that day and night. Furthermore, you can choose when it automatically switches to this dark interface. For example, with the nighttime option set to 11 pm. The Turn Off the Lights is a free browser extension available for all web browsers such as Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera, Maxthon, Brave, Vivaldi, Naver Whale, and Microsoft Edge.
Steps to Activate the Amazon Dark Mode website
Follow the steps here below on how do I turn on Amazon Dark Mode. And that on your personal web browser. So get a comfortable Dark Mode website:
- Install the free Turn Off the Lights Browser extension for your favorite internet web browser
- Installation completed, open the Turn Off the Lights Options page by clicking right on the gray lamp button. And choose from the right-click menu the item Options
- Then select the Night Mode tab, and enable the first checkbox
When you open now the Amazon or any other website, you will see the night switch on the bottom left of your screen. Here you can toggle the Night Mode on and off.
What is the Turn Off the Lights Browser extension?
It is a free and Open-Source browser extension that can customize the web browsing and video experience in your web browser. So you have a comfortable experience for your eyes. That is a unique tool like never been seen and done before. It is also the first and the best browser extension since 2009. That has many useful features that are default disabled to keep it simple for the user. That includes the Nigh Mode feature, to convert the current website to your personal dark theme.
Customize it to my personal Night Mode style
On the Turn Off the Lights Options page, at the Night Mode tab, you can customize the Night Mode feature for all websites. For example, if you want to change the Amazon Dark Mode to a different background color than the solid black and more to a mat black color. You can do this. But you can also change the text, and hyperlink color to your favorite comfortable color.
Furthermore, if you are on an Amazon website, click double on the gray lamp button in your web browser toolbar. It will open the mini settings panel. Here you can open the Night Mode tab, and instantly can change the background, text, and hyperlink color. The browser extension will see and save automatically these new values. And instantly show the result on the currently open page.
Change the position of the night switch
On the Turn Off the Lights Options page, you can change the default position of the night switch that is visible on your Amazon Dark Mode version. You can change the position to the following options:
- Bottom Left
- Bottom Right
- Top Left
- Top Right
- your custom position on the web page
Activate Night Mode with a long press
If you want to hide the night switch on the web page, you can do this too. And you can use the long press on the current web page to enable the Night Mode feature. To enable this option, you must enable this on the Turn Off the Lights Options page. When this long-press feature is enabled, with a long press on the current web page it will activate your Amazon Dark Mode theme and vice versa.
Video Tutorial on how to enable Dark Mode
These steps in the video are the same for all major web browsers. That includes the following web browsers: Google Chrome, Safari (version 14 and higher), Firefox, Opera, and Microsoft Edge. If you have an issue or a bad experience, do not hesitate to contact us from the Turn Off the Lights support contact form. We are here to help you and get a great and comfortable web experience that is best for your eyes.
Amazon Dark Mode for mobile
Amazon Dark mode iPhone
Only for iOS 13 and iOS 14
In iOS 13 or higher Apple implemented the Dark Mode appearance for his mobile platform. But when you browse the web on the Safari web browser from iOS, there is no option visible to get this website in the Darker version yet. But you can use the “Turn Off the Lights for Mobile” app. That provides you with the Night Mode Safari extension with a moon icon. With a single tap, it converts the current bright website to a night version. So you can get an amazon dark mode iPhone version of it. And if you want to back the previous style, tap again on the moon icon in your Actions menu panel.
Currently, in the mobile Safari web browser, it is limited that you must manually tap the icon to activate this Night Mode version. However, when you are using the “Turn Off the Lights for Mobile” app you can get it automatically the Night Mode version, even when you tap on a new hyperlink or open a new tab page in the darkest web browser (= Turn Off the Lights for Mobile).
iOS 15 and higher
You can get iOS 15 Amazon Dark Mode, and that in your Safari web browser. That by using the “Turn Off the Lights for Safari” app. That is available for FREE (and Open-Source) on macOS, iOS, and iPadOS.
Amazon Dark mode Android
Currently, the only way to convert the Amazon website to Night Mode version. So you get an Amazon Dark mode Android version. That is to install the Firefox mobile web browser or Kiwi web browser (Chromium) or Yandex web browser. And install the Turn Off the Lights browser extension. Then open the Turn Off the Lights Options page, and enable the Night Mode feature. Follow the 3 instruction steps on how you can get started to get a Night Mode ready on your device:
- Download the web browser app from the Google Play Store such as:
Firefox on Google Play Store
Kiwi on Google Play Store
Yandex on Google Play Store
- Then open the browser gallery and search for the extension name “Turn Off the Lights“. And install it.
- Next, open the Turn Off the Lights Options page, and in the Night Mode tab enable the night switch or the long deep press function to activate the Night Mode on the current web page.
Amazon Dark Mode web story
Hope that will answer one of your questions about the Amazon Dark Mode:
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- How do I make Amazon Black?
- Is there a dark mode for Amazon?
- How to enable dark mode for Amazon?
- How do I make Amazon Dark mode Android?
- What are the steps to activate amazon darkmode?
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Amazon Dark Mode FAQ
How do I turn on dark mode on Amazon?
Amazon does not officially support the Dark Mode version of its website. However, you can get a personal dark mode theme by installing the free and most popular Turn Off the Lights Browser extension and enabling the Night Mode feature from the extension Options page.
How much cost this Dark Mode on Amazon?
If you use the Turn Off the Lights browser extension, then it cost nothing. Because it is a free and Open-Source browser extension. That for all major web browsers such as Google Chrome, Firefox, Opera, Safari, Yandex, Vivaldi, Brave, Naver Whale, and Microsoft Edge. However, if you make a small contribution to keep this project it is all welcome.
Can I change the Amazon Dark Mode to my own theme?
Yes, on the Turn Off the Lights Options page you can customize the color of your Night Mode feature. That creates a dark web experience. You can change the following items: the background, text, and hyperlinks.
Why doesn't Amazon have a dark mode?
That is a good question. That is something only Amazon can answer. But it is possible that Amazon has a large website to adjust this change instantly. Big companies want to keep their website stable and perform well. To get Amazon Dark Mode, you can install the free Turn Off the Lights browser extension.
How do I make Amazon Black?
It is very easy to get your shopping Amazon Black as a website theme. That with the free and most popular Turn Off the Lights browser extension. Once you installed this browser extension in your web browser, you can enable the Night Mode feature. That can bring all websites in your personal dark mode style.
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