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One UI 5.0 Lock Screen: The most customizable lockscreen in Samsung’s history



One UI 5.0 Lock screen

Along with the Home Screen, the Lock Screen is also a very important part of the smartphone as it helps to keep your device more secure. Samsung already offers several customization options for the lock screen, however, with the One UI 5 update, the company brings more new features and improvements to the lock screen.

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With One UI 5, the Korean tech giant brings the most customizable lock screen in Samsung’s history. The company has also created a new section for the lock screen and widgets to make it better. It has well-optimized lock screen settings options.

One UI 5.0 Lock screen

One UI 5.0 Lock screen

Screen lock type

For security and safety, it is important to lock your smartphone. You can lock your Galaxy smartphone by using the Swipe gesture, Pattern, PIN, or Password. Along with this, you can also use a fingerprint sensor and face recognition feature to unlock your smartphone.

Smart lock

To keep your phone unlocked while it’s on you at specific places that you trust, or near your connected device, you can use the smart lock feature. To use this option you can turn on On body detection feature, add trusted places and trusted devices.

After enabling all this, your device stays unlocked when it is connected with trusted devices, in touch with your body, or in any trusted place. Your phone stays unlocked for up to 4 hours or until you put it down, leave one of your trusted places or disconnect from trusted devices.

Secure lock Settings

Aside from the normal setting, there are more options for better security of your smartphones.

  • Auto lock when the screen turns off
  • Lock instantly with the side key
  • Auto factory reset
  • Lock network and security
  • Show Lockdown option

One UI 5.0 Lock screen

Lock Screen

Samsung provides various customization options for lock screen, you can decorate your lock screen however you like. On the lock screen, you can set clocks style, notifications, contact information, or any text, and left and right shortcuts to open any apps, wallpaper, and filter.


You can choose useful info to show when you tap the clock on the lock screen. After locking your smartphone, you can get information on Music, schedule, next alarm, voice recorder, weather, Digital Wellbeing, Modes, and Always on Display (AOD).

If you want to see some app notifications on the top then you can select them by re-arranging the apps by the reorder option given on the right corner.

One UI 5.0 Lock screen

Touch and hold to edit 

This option allows you to edit the lock screen by touch and hold it.

Always on Display

AOD or Always on Display is a feature that let you see important information such as time, date, battery, status, an image or GIF, and notifications on your smartphone’s screen without unlocking it. This feature saves your time as well as your smartphone’s battery.

One UI 5.0 AOD

Roaming Clock

To enable Roaming Clock, you can turn on the toggle. After enabling this feature, you can see both the time where you are and at home while you’re roaming.

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One UI 5.0

Samsung releases One UI 5.1.1 update for Galaxy Z Flip 5G



Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G One UI 5.1.1 update

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G smartphone is finally getting the One UI 5.1.1 update, which brings many improvements and new features to the device. The update is rolling out for locked variants in the US.

One UI 5.1.1 update for Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G comes with One UI build version F707USQU6IWI1 in the US. The latest firmware installs the August 2023 security patch to improve the system security and stability of the device.

Users who have received the notification on their smartphone can get the update through Settings >> Software Update >> Download and Install.

One UI 5.1.1 update for Galaxy Z Flip 5G

Based on Android 13, One UI 5.1.1 enhances the multitasking experience by showing better app previews on the Recents screen, allowing easy switching from pop-up view to split screen, and restoring pop-ups snapped to the edge of the screen.

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 5G One UI 5.1.1 update

The update also improves the Flex mode, which lets users use more apps with the Flex mode panel, customize the toolbar, and access improved media controls. It also introduces a new Quick Share feature, which enables users to share files with their contacts anytime and anywhere, and also protect their private content by setting expiration dates and preventing resharing.

Moreover, this major update also improves the Samsung Health app, which provides better sleep coaching, more meaningful sleep data, skin temperature measurement during sleep, better workout summaries, and enhanced rewards and badges.

Aside from this, the update also enhances the Camera and Gallery apps, which offer more date and time styles for watermarks, enhanced remaster previews, easier effect adjustments, and copy and paste effects. It adds some additional changes, such as drag and drop with two hands, app cache clearing, and enhanced memory management.


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Good Lock

Download the latest Good Lock apps/modules on your Galaxy – One UI 6/5.1.1



Samsung Good Lock 2024 One UI 6

Samsung Good Lock is a crucial part of One UI, especially for consumers who love smartphone customization. With each new One UI iteration, Samsung brings fruitful apps, plugins, and modules to Good Lock in order to take the personalization experience to the next level.

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The Android 14-based One UI 6 Good Lock could come with a handful of new plugins as part of making the application even more useful. Although all Good Lock plugins are not available for Galaxy consumers worldwide, you can take advantage of the remaining ones.

One UI 5 Good Lock update radically redesigned the overall look of the application, dividing the modules into two sections – Make Up and Life Up. The first section includes apps and services useful for personalization, while the second part consists of experimental Android tools.

Below, you can check brief info about plugins as well as download links from Galaxy Store and APKMirror.

Theme Park

  • You can create and apply themes easily and quickly
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK



  • Allow creating 3D motion wallpaper with various effects
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK


  • Customize and create a new lock screen and Always on Display.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK


  • Set the keyboard optimized for you and try creating your one unique animation sticker.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK


  • Conveniently organize the navigation bar and gesture mode.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK

Home Up

  • Enjoy the improved One UI Home experience.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK


  • You can configure many different clock styles on the lock screen and AOD and customize the clock however you want.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK


Nice Shot

  • Use the screenshot and screen recording features more conveniently
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK


Edge Touch

  • Adjust settings for touch on edge screen easily
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK


  • You can customize Sound, Vibration, and screen history.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK

One Hand Operation +

  • Use your phone or tablet easily with your thumb.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK


  • Various features have been added to Bixby Routines, allowing you to create more powerful routines.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK


  • Experience the improved Multi Window
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK [New update]


  • Expand Audio System settings and increase convenience
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK

Camera Assistant [One UI 5 or higher]

  • Customize your own camera settings to your preference
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK

RegiStar [One UI 5 or higher]

  • Customize your smartphone’s home settings, search options, history, back taps, and more.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK

DropShip [One UI 5 or higher]

  • Easily share files between devices running Android, iOS, and the Web.
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK

Galaxy to Share [One UI 5 or higher ]

  • Share your own created personalization settings of various Good Lock modules
  • Download – Galaxy Store | APK
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One UI 5.1

Samsung’s Android 14 Beta for Galaxy S23 is official in the US



Samsung Galaxy S23 September 2023 update Europe

In addition to South Korea and Germany, Samsung has now launched the Android 14-based One UI 6 Beta in the US. Users of carrier-unlocked or T-Mobile branded Galaxy S23, S23 Plus, or S23 Ultra smartphones can now sign up to get the Beta firmware via OTA.

It’s worth mentioning that the One UI 6 Beta is only available for T-Mobile and carrier-unlocked Galaxy S23 models in the US. This means Verizon, AT&T, US Cellular, and other carrier users have no other option than waiting for the official rollout.

One UI 6 Beta comes with a redesigned Quick Panel, which looks stunning and well-crafted for accessibility. The animations are also tweaked but require further optimization as the current situation of transition effects is not up to the mark.

In a recent Newsroom article, the South Korean tech giant confirmed that the One UI 6 Beta is equipped with more new customization capabilities. The design is simple and eye-catching, which will surely enhance the everyday operations of Galaxy devices.


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