Earlier, Samsung had mistakenly made an announcement regarding the Galaxy S21’s Android 12 One UI 4.0 Beta program in South Korea, and later on, deleted it from the support page. Meanwhile, a new One UI 4.0 leak has just surfaced online, which reveals some of its functionalities and changes.
According to the new leak (via Chun), the company will introduce changes to the app icons and color scheme with its One UI 4.0 update. Furthermore, it’s revealed that the next One UI version could feature Android12’s Material You design system.
Optimizations for SD 888, Exynos 2100 devices
Apart from this, the One UI 4.0 update will come with major system optimization for the Galaxy devices equipped with the Snapdragon 888 and Exynos 2100 chipsets such as the Galaxy S21 series as well as the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3.
However, the Galaxy Note exclusive S Pen is now supported by more Galaxy devices such as the Galaxy S21 Ultra and the upcoming Galaxy Z Fold 3, the company will make some noticeable enhancements for the Samsung Notes app.
One UI 3.1.1 and One UI 4.0 could unveil together
Samsung’s going to launch the Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 at August 11’s Unpacked event. At the same time, the new One UI version i.e. the One UI 3.1.1 will be introduced, which will debut with these new foldable smartphones.
As the company ditched the Galaxy S21’s Android 12 announcement, it looks like it could be re-announced on August 11 alongside the One UI 3.1.1. Well, you can check your Galaxy phone or tablet’s Android 12 and One UI 4.0 eligibility by clicking here.
Samsung One UI 4.1: Message app, Send and view them by conversation!
Samsung One UI 4.1 Message app is a simple and effective application, with a neat and clean interface. Not enough to say it is easier and simpler because even facilitates not only younger but the older people of the community and helps them to view messages by a conversation in easy steps.
It keeps you in touch with all your contacts using the messages app on your phone. I am using the phone since my childhood, and I have witnessed the visionary changes in the messaging app from cell phones to a smartphone.
I am saying this because it was never easier to share photos, send emojis, or just say even a quick hello, along with the sticker. There are many things that you can do with the messages, like mute the conversation or assign a special message tone for your selective contacts.
Open the Message on your phone, and then tap the desired conversation. Tap More options and tap on three verticle dots, then tap on notification sound. Next, choose the suitable notification sound for that conversation. There are many more things that you can do with this app. Let us discuss them one by one.
Message customization – Samsung has supported you, and it empowers you to change its appearance. You can customize the way your messages appear. If you want to change your font for messages, you can do it by adjusting your phone’s font settings.
Now you are fully eligible to set custom wallpapers or background colors for the individual message threads. tap on more options, the same three vertical dots. Click on customize wallpaper or customize chat room. Here, opt for the Gallery icon, and choose the image, or else you simply choose the color to change the background color.
Know your Message app settings
- Search: Used to find message threads, that you are looking for
- Delete: Touch and hold a message you want to delete, then you can tick on messages you want to delete
- Marking the Message: Tap and hold the chat bubble that you want to add to star or favorite.
- Block messages: You can block the unwanted message sender because it may irritate you if you get the sketchy text. Select Block number, by going to the dot shown at the top right.
There is more to discuss, but these are some important options that I have discussed above. If you need to update the application, tap on settings then tap on About Messages. If you see the update is available you can download it.
Samsung One UI 4.1: Dynamic Lock Screen, customize every moment with your phone!
Tired of looking at the same old lock screen wallpaper every time, but cannot find anything that is perfect for your lock screen. Set up a Dynamic Lock Screen on Samsung One UI 4.1. We will tell you how to freshen your Lock Screen. I love this changing screen, as it builds up new energy and refreshes me every single time.
So, next time when you unlock your Galaxy smartphone, swiping the screen may display a picture of animals or a landscape instead of a pattern or fingerprint recognition window. Here is the Dynamic Lock Screen, provided by your Galaxy device, and one of the most amazing features is that you can choose to enable or disable it at any time.
How to enable Dynamic Lock Screen?
- Open the Settings screen on your smartphone
- Tap on Lock Screen
- Choose Wallpaper services
- After Selecting wallpaper services, Two options will appear in front of you, One is Dynamic Lock Screen, and the other one is Samsung Global Goals, Third option is also reflected here which says none of these
- Select the Dynamic Lock Screen
- Click on Apply, as you jump here
- Now you are on the Dynamic Lock Screen Settings
Here you can freely opt for categories, like Landscapes, Plants, Life, Dogs, Cats, Animals, Art, Food, Desserts, and more. At the bottom of the screen, you can choose to download them via mobile data or any Wi-Fi network. The Auto-update option facilitates you to select the wallpapers to rotate continuously and will update from time to time automatically.
If you wish to customize the Dynamic Lock Screen according to you, jump to the bag icon shown at the top right corner of the screen. As soon as you click, you are directed to purchase the wallpaper that is made available at the Galaxy Store. Select and enjoy the Dynamic Lock Screen appearance.
Samsung One UI 4.1: Calculator App, perform your daily calculations in an easy way!
Samsung Calculator is an excellent Android calculator that is offered with a simple and elegant interface and has a wide range of features that are truly made to work with the Android ecosystem. Here you can perform the four fundamental and engineering calculations. It is a wider platform that not only does perfect calculations but also keeps the calculation history. It facilitates you to view the last twenty calculations that are done for you.
The Calculator application is equipped with a unit converter, by which you can easily do unit conversions. It has numerous measurable and conversion units such as length, Area, Temperature, Volume, Mass, Data, Speed, Time, and more.
Though the application interface is simple, internally it’s very vast. In the app info section, you are fully eligible to set permission, allow notification, set App timer, and make it a default application. It even facilitates you to remove the permissions if the app remains unused. You can keep this app either on the Edge Panel or the Home screen of the interface.
The application’s on-screen numeric keypad makes it pleasurable to type the numbers without making any sound, although if you like it, you can continue with the tapping or popping sound, I like to type silently. Previously they were truly horrible there is no way to turn them off. Thank for the new update, everything seems to be quite normal now. Many users have the same view the touch sound disturbs them a lot.
We enjoy and love using this application because it does not show any kind of product advertisements as we see with most the applications. You will not see any kind of promotional ads because this is a stock application that is provided with the initial software package of your Samsung smartphone that keeps on updating regularly as the major or patch level update arrives. We are expecting to see some changes in the application interface with the upcoming UI.