The default orientation for your phone’s screen is portrait (vertical), but many apps will change to landscape orientation (widescreen) when you rotate the phone sideways.
Note: Not all screens will adjust for landscape orientation.
Turn Screen Rotation On or Off
- Swipe down from the status bar with two fingers to open the Quick Settings panel.
- Tap Auto rotate to turn the option on or off.
Note: You can also set the rotation option from the main settings menu. From home, tap > Settings > Display, gestures & buttons, and then select or clear the Autorotate screen option.