BlackOut: Stay Focused/Beat Phone Addiction

BlackOut: Stay Focused/Beat Phone Addiction

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BlackOut: Stay Focused and Block Distractions/Beat Cell Phone Addiction/Mobile Phone Addiction

Stay centered, block distractions and beat cellular phone addiction/mobile cellphone habit with BlackOut.

Have you ever felt like you need to take a break out of your phone? Or that you just undergo from cell phone addiction? Or that you simply additionally suffer from 'display screen habit'? Do you lack the power to stay centered lately? Or perhaps your telephone is affecting your sleeping patterns, or your job? Maybe quitting cold turkey could be really onerous too.

While developing/maintaining Detox(another app that helps customers stay focused) we obtained lots of critiques and emails from customers saying they wanted an app the place they might specify a time-frame that they would not be succesful of use their smartphone for. That’s the place the idea for BlackOut originally got here from. The concept is basically easy, you just open the app and select a starting time, finishing time and days of the week then activate the time slot. During the period and days you select your cellphone will dissuade you from utilizing it till the time period ends. This will maintain repeating everyday(or for the times you selected) till you de-activate it, just like how an alarm works.

How To Use

• Open the app, ensure you accept the required overlay permission

• Tap the floating plus icon

• Select a start time

• Select a finish time

• Select the day/s of the week you want the app to function for(can be everyday)

• Activate by turning the swap on within the record.

Remember to de-activate if you do not want the restrictions to keep repeating.


• You can register as a lot as 3 totally different time frames of as a lot as 4 hours(each) for free.

• A easy way that can help you beat cellphone habit or get higher sleep.

• Stay focused and get extra carried out.

• Stops you from using your telephone during a specified time-frame.

• You can choose the days that the app will function too, you could set it to solely weekdays if that fits your schedule.

• Registering multiple time slots is possible(unlimited for premium users)

• You could make emergency calls

• Premium customers can receive calls simply too

• Time slots that overlap two days(premium

• White record functionality(premium)

Recommended For

- People making an attempt to beat cellular phone addiction/screen addiction

- Students or workers that wish to block out distractions

- People who are snubbing their liked ones

- People that want to stay targeted and need an extra push

- People who wish to reduce their display screen time

- People who really feel which have become anti-social due to their smart cellphone habits

- People who're scared they might have nomophobia


If you're new and having points with BlackOut there are a couple of things to bear in mind:

• You need to set the time in 24 hour format(Ex. 11pm must be set as 23:00).

• BlackOut is not always completely on time, it can be a few minutes late. This is to preserve battery. With this in mind there could be not likely any point setting a time slot for less than a small interval like 3 minutes as a end result of there is a probability it will not activate for such a brief time period.

• If you are using a telephone that has some kind of battery saver(STAMINA mode and so forth.) you will need to turn it off for BlackOut to be properly useful.

• If you are using a telephone that has Doze you might need to turn Doze off for BlackOut. You can do this out of your settings app.

• If your phone has some sort of white list for protected apps(Huawei etc), you will most probably have to add BlackOut to this record.

• If you are still having points feel free to e-mail us at [email protected] for assist with troubleshooting.

If you want to try our beta you'll have the ability to view it here:

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