Status Bar

The status bar at the top of the home screen provides phone and service status information on the right side and notification alerts on the left. To view the notification panel or access the quick settings menu, pull down the status bar from the top of the screen.

Status Bar Layout

illustration of status bar with callouts

Main Status Icons



bluetooth active status icon

Bluetooth: Bluetooth is active.

location services status icon

GPS: GPS is active.

wifactive status icon

Wi-Fi: Wi-Fi is active.

mute status icon

Mute mode: Mute mode is enabled.

vibrate status icon

Vibrate mode: Vibrate mode is enabled.

signal strength status icon

Signal strength: Cellular network signal strength is displayed.

roaming status icon

Roaming signal strength: Roaming network signal strength is displayed.

3g status icon

3G: The device is connected to a 3G wireless network.

lte status icon

4G LTE active: The device is connected to a 4G LTE wireless network.

airplane mode status icon

Airplane mode: Airplane mode is active.

sync active status icon

Sync: Sync is active.

battery charging status icon

Battery charging: Battery is charging.

battery charged status icon

Battery full: Battery is fully charged.

Main Notification Icons



missed call status icon

Missed call: A call has been missed.

call on hold status icon

Call on hold: A call is on hold.

voicemail status icon

New voicemail: New voicemail message has been received.

new email status icon

New email: New email has arrived.

new gmail status icon

New Gmail: New Gmail has arrived.

new text status icon

New message: New text or MMS message

new hangouts status icon

New Hangouts message: New Hangouts message has arrived.

upcoming event status icon

Event: A calendar event is approaching.

usb connected status icon

USB: A USB connection is active.

alarm status icon

Alarm: An alarm has been set.

warning status icon

Emergency alert: A new Emergency alert has arrived.

update available status icon

Update available: An app update is available from the Google Play store.

downloading status icon

File download in progress: Download of a file or app is in progress.

uploading status icon

File upload in progress: File is being uploaded or sent.

update successful status icon

Update successful: An app or software update was successful.

more notifications status icon

More notifications available: View additional notifications.

Note: Additional notification icons may appear. All notifications may be accessed through the notification panel.