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Pressingactivates the backlight.
By default, the backlight turns on for a few seconds and turns off automatically.
There are four backlight modes:
You can change the general backlight setting in the watch settings under GENERAL » Tones/display » Backlight.
You can change backlight color, when using red backlight, setting the brightness to 10% makes it possible to view the backlight through night vision goggles.
You can adjust the backlight brightness (in percent), in the watch settings under Tones/display » Backlight.
When theand buttons are locked, you can still activate the backlight by pressing .
Setting the backlight color to red will not affect the color of flashlight
In addition to normal backlight modes, Suunto Traverse Alpha has one additional mode where the backlight is automatically set to maximum brightness and can be used as a flashlight. To activate the flashlight, keep pressed.
The flashlight stays on for about four minutes. You can turn it off at any time by pressingor .