Samsung has officially introduced the Galaxy S22 series, a high-end smartphone line of the Galaxy S22, S22 +, and S22 Ultra. The trio of Galaxy S22 variants has not only got a strong upgrade in the configuration with the first appearance of the 4nm Snapdragon 8 Gen 1 processor in the Galaxy smartphone, but also an improved camera cluster.
Furthermore, the re-emergence of the innovative Super S Pen in the Galaxy S22 Ultra will help users write powerful night stories. With the Creative S Pen in the Galaxy S22 Ultra, users are empowered not only to enter Night Vision but also to devise new ways to transform the night into a great platform for creativity, revealing its full potential.
One good thing about the Galaxy S22 Ultra’s S Pen is that it can do a lot more than just write on the display. When you remove the S Pen from its chamber, you can click the button on the S Pen to bring up the Air Command menu. This shortcut menu is packed with unique features that you can use with your S Pen.
While the default menu is great, some extra hidden options may be more useful to you.
Here’s how to customize Air Commands on your Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra?
- Remove the S Pen from its chamber.
- Place the S Pen on the screen and click the S Pen button. When you click the button on the S pen, make sure that the tip of the pen does not touch the display.
- Select the Add button at the bottom of the list that appears.
- Use the S Pen to add or remove apps and tools from the list to customize your Air Command menu.
- Items on the right side of this screen appear in the Air Command menu.
Using S Pen’s Air command on your Samsung Galaxy S22 Ultra!
The S Pen’s Air Command menu allows you to access many useful features such as screenwriting, translation, and Bixby Vision. To open the Air Command menu, rotate the S pen on the screen, then press the pen button on its side. Below are the features you will find in the Air Command menu by default.
Here’s how to switch your Galaxy buds between your phone and tablet
If you own a pair of Galaxy Buds, you might want to use them with both your phone and tablet. But how do you switch between the two devices without having to manually disconnect and reconnect them? Don’t worry, you can do that as Samsung offers a function for Galaxy devices named “Auto switch to other devices”.
The Auto switch to other devices function allows your Galaxy Buds to automatically connect to the phone or tablet you’re using when you start a call or play media. This way, you don’t have to worry about missing a call or pausing your music when you switch devices. You can enjoy seamless audio across your Samsung devices.
To use this feature, you need to sign in to the same Samsung account on both your phone and tablet. This feature may vary depending on your device, so make sure you have the latest software update on both devices. You also need to enable Bluetooth on both devices and pair your Galaxy Buds with them.
To enable the auto switch feature, follow these steps:
- Tap on Earbuds settings.
- Tap on the Auto switch to other devices option
- Toggle on the switch, next to the devices you want to use with the auto switch.
That’s it! Now you can enjoy using your Galaxy Buds with both your phone and tablet without any issue. You can also disable the auto switch feature anytime by following the same steps and toggling off the switch.
Here’s how to add transitional effects on lock screen of your Samsung device
Samsung offers a bundle of features for lock screen customization on your Galaxy smartphone. In addition to the wallpaper, you can now add transition effects for lock screen wallpapers, all thanks to the Samsung Wonderland Good Lock module.
The new update of Samsung Wonderland added a new type of wallpaper that includes captivating transition effects when the user turns on the screen. It allows users to customize their experience by setting different wallpapers with transitions.
How to add transitional effects on the lock screen?
To apply the transition effect lock screen wallpaper, you just need to follow a few steps given below.
- Open Samsusng Wonderland app.
- Tap on the “Create your different lock screen effect” option.
- Select any one transitional wallpaper for the lock screen. You can also select it from the Gallery app.
- Now tap on the Set as Wallpaper option and it is done.
However, you can customize the transition effects type, Speed, thickness, Brightness, and Grayscale of the lock screen, just need to tap on the Edit option ahead of Set as wallpaper.
Here’s how to use Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 ‘Water Lock Mode’
Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 offers a remarkable feature named Water Lock Mode. It prevents unintended interactions while submerged in water. This feature is a valuable addition, ensuring seamless functionality and peace of mind while wearing the Galaxy Watch 4 in the water.
There are two simple methods to activate Water Lock Mode on the Galaxy Watch 4. The first involves a quick swipe down to access the Quick Settings Panel, followed by tapping the Water Mode icon.
Alternatively, users can enable this mode through the device’s Settings menu by selecting “Advanced Features” and toggling on the “Water Lock” option. Once enabled, Water Lock Mode renders the touchscreen inactive, shielding the watch from accidental touches underwater.
To deactivate Water Lock Mode, users can press and hold the home key. The watch emits sounds to expel water from the speaker, while a gentle shake eliminates any moisture from the pressure sensor.