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[List] Samsung AOD (Always On Display) supported Galaxy devices

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Samsung Always On Display

Always On Display is an old yet useful feature for those people who don’t like to unlock their phones just to check the time, date, notifications, missed calls, battery level, and other information. It’s also remarkable for those who like to customize their phone in distinct ways and want their phone’s lock screen to look different.

With the Samsung One UI, you can do even more with AOD. The company provides a variety of clocks and designs, you can choose colors and wallpapers or can even select a picture from the gallery to put on your Always On Display screen.

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Besides the basics, Galaxy users can experience various widgets on the AOD screen by double-tapping the clock area, can easily play music on the off-screen, or check schedules and alarms. You can also pin text and images that you want to remember every time.

Unfortunately, not every smartphone user can take advantage of this wonderful feature. The companies only provide the Always On Display on the devices that features AMOLED and Super AMOLED screen as they consume less battery.

Many of you might have known the AOD feature and have used it before on your Galaxy device. But some people do not even know whether their phone supports it or not. They must be glad to know that we have created a list of Samsung Galaxy smartphones that supports Always On Display.

You can check the list of devices that are mentioned below.

Samsung Always On Display supported device list

Samsung Galaxy Fold Series

  • Galaxy Z Fold 3
  • Galaxy Z Fold 2
  • Galaxy Fold
  • Galaxy Z Flip 3
  • Galaxy Z Flip

Samsung Galaxy S Series

  • Galaxy S22 Ultra
  • Galaxy S22+
  • Galaxy S22
  • Galaxy S21 FE
  • Galaxy S21 Ultra
  • Galaxy S21
  • Galaxy S21+
  • Galaxy S20 FE 5G
  • Galaxy S20 FE 4G
  • Galaxy S20 Ultra
  • Galaxy S20+
  • Galaxy S20
  • Galaxy S10
  • Galaxy S10+
  • Galaxy S10e
  • Galaxy S10 Lite
  • Galaxy S9+
  • Galaxy S9

Samsung Galaxy Note Series

  • Galaxy Note 20 Ultra
  • Galaxy Note 20
  • Galaxy Note 10+
  • Galaxy Note 10
  • Galaxy Note 10 Lite
  • Galaxy Note 9

Samsung Galaxy A Series

  • Galaxy A73
  • Galaxy A53
  • Galaxy A33
  • Galaxy A72
  • Galaxy A71
  • Galaxy A70s
  • Galaxy A52
  • Galaxy A52s 5G
  • Galaxy A51
  • Galaxy A50s
  • Galaxy A50
  • Galaxy A32 4G
  • Galaxy A31
  • Galaxy A22
  • Galaxy A22 5G
  • Galaxy A21s
  • Galaxy A20s
  • Galaxy A12
  • Galaxy A20
  • Galaxy A10
  • Galaxy A7
  • Galaxy A6+

Samsung Galaxy F Series

  • Galaxy F62
  • Galaxy F42
  • Galaxy F22
  • Galaxy F12

Samsung Galaxy M Series

  • Galaxy M53
  • Galaxy M52 5G
  • Galaxy M51
  • Galaxy M42 4G
  • Galaxy M40
  • Galaxy M32
  • Galaxy M32 5G
  • Galaxy M31s
  • Galaxy M31
  • Galaxy M21

Samsung Galaxy J Series

  • Galaxy J8
  • Galaxy J7 Pro
  • Galaxy J7
  • Galaxy J6
  • Galaxy J2

How to enable Always On Display in Samsung:

By default, Always On Display only appears when you tap the screen. Follow these steps to change the settings to allow the screen to be displayed continuously or for a set amount of time.

  • Open the Settings app.
  • Go to the Lock screen.
  • Click on Always On Display.
  • Tap the switch at the top of the screen to turn it on.
  • Choose the mode that best suits your needs:
    • Tap to show: The Always On Display will appear for a short time after tapping the screen.
    • Show always: The Always On Display will be continuously shown whenever the phone is locked.
    • Show as scheduled: You can set up a schedule for when Always On Display will show. For example, you can make it display during the day but turn it off at night.

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Download Always On Display Themes

In case you have totally bored of those stock Always On Display designs, I recommend using the AOD Themes available on Galaxy Store. However, you need to purchase your favorite Theme, in the same you might do while purchasing Fonts or Icons. Here’s how.

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Sorry Sony, Apple iPhone set to use 48MP Samsung camera

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Samsung Apple Canalys q4 2023

After OLED, Samsung is entering Apple’s CIS supply chain. Ming-Chi Kuo today revealed that Samsung could start shipping 48MP camera for Apple iPhone models as early as 2026. It’s a big blow to Apple’s conventional image supplier, Sony.

For years, Sony has dominated Apple’s iPhone camera supply chain. The entry of Samsung in the Apple iPhone 48MP camera supply is certain in early 2026. The source mentioned that Samsung had to form a dedicated team to serve Apple.

As Samsung’s supply could start in 2026, the iPhone 16 and iPhone 17 may still use Sony sensors. As the Korean tech giant preps for supply, Apple may have considered completing its agreement/contract with Sony for the iPhone camera.

Ming-Chi Kuo’s article reads:

  • Samsung is expected to begin shipping 1/2.6-inch 48MP ultra-wide CMOS image sensors (CIS) to Apple for iPhones as early as 2026, breaking Sony’s years-long monopoly on supplying CIS to Apple. To this end, Samsung has established a dedicated team to serve Apple.

The gap of nearly two years would result in some changes in camera supply. The iPhone maker may also opt for a multi-vendor strategy to freeze prices. Having more than a single supply chain partner empowers the manufacturer during price negotiation.

Kuo notes that Samsung will supply a 1/2.6-inch image sensor for iPhone. The product will have a 48-megapixel resolution. It will likely be used as an ultra-wide camera in future iPhones, while others will still be from Sony.

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Honor Magic V3 is here to rival Galaxy Z Fold 6 with thinner design, nice specs

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Honor Magic V3

Samsung announced its most anticipated foldable phones on July 10 in Paris. Yesterday, Honor launched the new Magic V3, which challenges the Galaxy Z Fold 6 with a thinner design and some cool specs. The new Honor foldable is considerably thin compared to the phones available.

Honor’s new Magic V3 measures 9.2mm (camera bump not included) in its folded state. It goes further slimmer to 4.35mm when you unfold its 7.92-inch main screen. Oops, there’s a clearly visible hole for the camera on the inner display, with Galaxy Z Fold 6 featuring UDC for years.

The Chinese vendor managed to make its new foldable slimmer with an upgraded hinge of 2.84mm thickness. It won’t break before 500,000 folds while the frame is made from 7-series aluminum alloy. It’s the most highlighting spec that makes it superior to its Samsung counterpart.

Samsung reduced the weight of the Z Fold 6 to 239 grams but the Magic V3 weighs just 226 grams. Honor also brought IPX8 water resistance to the Magic V3, making it the first in the lineup to feature official protection against water insertion.

Honor Magic V3

Galaxy Z Fold 6 packs a 4400mAh battery, but Honor’s Magic V3 has an edge here too. It boasts a 5150mAh silicon-carbon battery with 66W wired and 50W wireless charging. Both devices use Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 chipset, offering robust performance and efficiency.

Honor Magic V3 comes with a 6.43-inch LTPO cover screen with FHD+ resolution. It’s also rated for 2,500 nits peak brightness and supports stylus input. Notably, the Galaxy Z Fold 6 also supports S Pen input but on the inner panel only with a special pen crafted by Samsung.

In terms of optics, the Magic V3 features a 50MP primary with OIS, a 50MP Periscope with 3.5x optical zoom, and a 40MP ultrawide camera. The cover and main screens also house 20MP front-facing cameras. It lacks under-display camera technology which arrived 3rd time on a Samsung Fold.

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Samsung launches Galaxy Z Flip 6 Olympic Edition for Athletes at Paris 2024

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Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 6 olympic Edition

Samsung has unveiled the Galaxy Z Flip 6 Olympic Edition, a bespoke smartphone designed exclusively for athletes competing in the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games. It will be provided to around 17,000 athletes participating in Paris 2024.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 6 special edition smartphone introduces Galaxy AI in an Olympic Edition to enhance athletes’ efficiency and connectivity throughout their Paris journey.

This smartphone features a striking yellow design adorned with iconic Olympic rings and Paralympic agitos in gold. By collaborating with Parasina Men’s luxury Maison Berluti, Samsung has designed a unique Flipsuit Case made from Venezia leather, inspired by the Olympic rings.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 6 olympic Edition

Each device comes with 100GB 5G eSIM data and two years of international warranty. Athletes will receive their Galaxy Z Flip 6 Olympic Edition from July 18 with pre-loaded Paris 2024-themed apps and exclusive services

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 6 

Samsung just launched Galaxy Z Flip 6 with a 6.7-inch Dynamic AMOLED 2X display, Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 Processor, 50MP main camera, 4000mAh battery, latest software, IP48, and more. Check full specs below.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 6 launches with bigger battery, 50MP camera and AI

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