Samsung did a great job with the One UI 4.0 update as well as major system optimizations along with new features and overall user interface. Now, the stable One UI 4.0 update is getting closer to more devices and users may be wondering how to upgrade to charging Super Fast and wireless PoerShare to get the full user experience.
Most smartphones these days come with good battery life. However, you may face some situations where you want to upgrade to charging Super Fast and use Wireless PoerShare on your Samsung Galaxy phone. This is where the various modes of the One UI come into play.
In addition, to help improve the long-term battery health of your Galaxy device, One UI 4.0 has a new battery toggle that limits the maximum charge capacity to just 85%. You can enable it if you want to keep your battery health solid based on how long you have had your Galaxy phone.
Here, in this article, we’ll explain to you some Galaxy charging tips that will help you get the most out of what you do with One UI 4.0 Battery Feature.
Samsung One UI 4.0 Battery Feature
What is Super Fast charging and how to use it?
What if your phone runs out of battery when you walk out the door? Now, take advantage of the ‘Super Fast Charging’ feature that charges up to 100% in about an hour with a 25W Travel Adapter.
Based on the ‘Super Fast Charging’ results of internal Samsung lab tests conducted with the Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G, S21, S21 + using a 25W travel adapter, all services, features and screen were turned off while 0% power was left. Actual charging speed may also vary depending on actual usage, charging conditions and other factors. The 25W travel adapter is sold separately.
Activate Fast charging/Super Fast charging
- Go to Settings, and then tap on Battery & Device Care.
- Select the Battery tab.
- Press More Battery Settings, then Enable Fast Charging or Super Fast Charging.
To use this feature, it requires a charger and cable that supports the ‘Fast charging’ or ‘Super Fast charging’ function and the above accessories are sold separately. If the device overheats or the ambient air temperature rises, the charging speed will automatically decrease. Availability of the ‘Super fast Charging’ feature may vary depending on the device model.
What is Wireless PowerShare and how to use it?
What if the Galaxy Buds or Watch runs out of battery and you can not find the power outlet? ‘Wireless PowerShare’ charges your wearable items using your smartphone – hold the device on top of your phone! Additionally, use it to power up your friend on the go.
How to activate Wireless PowerShare?
- Go to Settings, and then tap Battery & Device Care.
- Select the Battery tab.
- Tap on Wireless Power Sharing, and then turn on
Specialization. You can set the battery limit from 30 to 90%
- To stop charging automatically when the device is charging
reaches the battery percentage you set.
Samsung Wireless PowerShare is limited to Samsung or other brands of smartphones with Qi wireless charging. For more information, please visit Samsung.com to check the feature availability of the device.
If the battery power is less than 30%, the wireless power share may not work. Some accessories, covers, may not work with other branded devices or some Samsung wearables. Call reception or data services may be affected depending on your network environment.
Android 12L/One UI 4.1.1 starts releasing for Galaxy Z Fold 3 – US [Carrier-locked]
[Sep. 19] Update – the US (carrier locked)
Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 3 foldable phone users are now receiving the Android 12L-based One UI 4.1.1 update in the US. I can be identified through PDA version number – F926USQS2DVHE and includes the latest September 2022 security patch as well.
To install the update, visit the Settings of your phone followed by a Software update and Download and install options. Finally, hit on Download button >> Install now/Schedule install >> Restart.
[Sep. 15] Update – India
10 days after the initial rollout, Samsung has expanded the Android 12L-based One UI 4.1.1 update for the Galaxy Z Fold 3 foldable smartphones in India. It comes with the August 2022 security patch and brings additional new features ahead of the major Android 13-based One UI 5.0 upgrade.
One UI 4.1.1 Features
As announced, the South Korean tech giant is bringing the Android 12L Taskbar to the Galaxy Z Fold 3, which takes the multitasking experience to a whole new level. Taskbar is a new feature that lets Galaxy fans switch between apps seamlessly as it provides you with a PC-like experience.
Aside from this, the One UI 4.1.1 brings Galaxy Z Fold 4’s Apps pair feature, which allows you to create a pair of apps opened in multi-window and save it to the Taskbar UI. Once done, you can reopen the same multitasking window with apps with just a single tap.
One UI 4.1.1 activates Dual Preview so you and your subject can see the shot at the same time before it’s captured by displaying the image both on the Main and Cover Screen. Now, you can take high-resolution selfies with the main camera using Rear Cam Selfie with full control of the camera right on the Cover Screen.
[Sep. 5] Original Articles…
Recently, Samsung announced that it’s bringing the Android 12L-based One UI 4.1.1 update to older Galaxy foldable devices with new features from the Galaxy Z Fold 4 and Flip 4. Now, Samsung started to release the One UI 4.1.1 update based on Android 12L to the Galaxy Z Fold 3 smartphones in South Korea.
Initially, the One UI 4.1.1 update rollout is happening for the Galaxy Z Fold 3’s Korean consumers, which is likely to expand in the coming hours/days. The major software update comes with plenty of new features and optimizations so you can take the most of your smartphone.
— Samsung One UI Updates (@SamsonUpdate) September 5, 2022
With One UI 4.1.1, Galaxy Z Fold 3 users can adjust main and cover screen’s refresh rate separately
Recently, Samsung started rolling out the Android 12L-based One UI 4.1.1 update for the Galaxy Z Fold 3 smartphone users. It’s an incremental feature drop update, which brings additional new features and optimizations for large-screen devices.
The Galaxy Z Fold 3 smartphone has two displays – the cover screen (folded) and the main screen (unfolded). The Android 12L-based One UI 4.1.1 update brings a new feature for the Galaxy Z Fold 3, which provides you with even more control over the refresh rate of both screens.
As mentioned in the update changelog, the One UI 4.1.1 update enhances the functionality of the refresh rate control menu, enabling the adjustment of the refresh rate of both displays separately. The settings can be found at the same place where it was on the One UI 4.1, however, the same refresh rate won’t be applied on both panels automatically.
The motion smoothness options section now shows that the refresh rate settings will be applied on the cover screen, if your Galaxy Z Fold 3 is in folded condition. On the other hand, you will be needing to unfold it if you are needing to alter the refresh rate of the main screen.
Most of the time, we use the Galaxy Z Fold 3 from the cover screen and unfold it while watching movies or playing games. Using this feature, the Galaxy Z Fold 3 users can save the battery life of their foldable phone by picking different refresh rates for both screens separately.
Before upgrading to One UI 4.1.1, there were no separate refresh rate settings on the Galaxy Z Fold 3.
Samsung Android 12L/One UI 4.1.1 now available for Galaxy Tab S6, Tab S6 Lite [U]
Android 12L brings major optimization and new features, especially for foldable and large-screen devices. So far, Samsung released the Android 12L-based One UI 4.1.1 update for the Galaxy Tab S8 and Tab S7 series devices, which is now rolling out for the Galaxy Tab S6.
- Update, Sep 14: The Galaxy Tab S6 Lite is also receiving the One UI 4.1.1 update based on Samsung’s Android 12L in France. The new firmware P615XXU4EVI1 brings the latest September 2022 security patch as well, in order to increase the system’s security and stability.
The major One UI 4.1.1 update is initially rolling out for the Galaxy Tab S6 LTE in Germany and bears version number – T865XXU5DVH2. Shortly after the initial rollout, Samsung will expand this firmware’s availability to more regions and countries.
In addition to new features inspired by Android 12L, the One UI 4.1.1 update brings the August 2022 security patch and new versions for a handful of stock apps including Samsung Kids, PENUP, Samsung Internet, SmartThings, Samsung Flow, Samsung Members, and Smart Switch.
One UI 4.1.1 – What’s New
The One UI 4.1.1, based on Android 12L, comes with a new Taskbar feature, which advances your multitasking experiences. It appears after opening any app at the bottom bar, similar to the PC, to let you seamlessly switch across apps with just a tap.
Moreover, you can also create app pairs and add them to the Taskbar, so you can directly access the pre-defined apps in multi-window mode – with just a click. In addition to this, the One UI 4.1.1 update enhances the functional usability of the Smart View function so you can access it easily.