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Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ at Verizon gets new features with One UI 5.1 update



One UI 5.1.1 changelog

Samsung Galaxy Tab S8, Tab S8+, and Tab S8 Ultra were the first tablet devices to gain the One UI 5.1 features. The update has expanded to millions of users all over the world and now the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ customers using Verizon are getting the opportunity to taste the new One UI 5.1 software in the US.

Verizon is rolling out the Samsung Galaxy Tab S8+ One UI 5.1 update with a slew of new features and meaningful changes. Additionally, it installs the February 2023 Android security patch for privacy enhancements.

  • New software version – X808USQU2BWB1

You can now go to the Software update section on your tablet’s Settings and tab the Download and install option to check and download the fresh software on the device.

Verizon Samsung Tab S8 One UI 5.1 update

What’s new:

One UI 5.1 provides enhancements to Camera, Gallery, Wallpaper, Widgets, Multi-tasking, Samsung Internet, Bixby Text Call, Wallpapers, AR Zone, Edge Panels, and many more.


Samsung One UI 5.1 update lets you easily change the color tone of your selfies by selecting Natural or Bright options through the Effects button so that you can get the perfect tone for your pictures based on the current environment.


The One UI Gallery app is receiving many new features, such as the GIF Remaster to help you remaster and improve the quality of your GIFs and Extract Text from the video to let you copy text from the video content by pausing it.

At the same time, One UI 5.1 also brings a Detailed view of your photo or video saved in the Gallery, you can see both the image and the details at the same time in landscape mode.

AR Zone:

Samsung now lets you add a second AR Emoji in a single sticker. You can customize each emoji and then combine them as you prefer.


Samsung has significantly improved Samsung DeX. In Pop view, you can now adjust the window size by dragging the window edges in any direction. Meanwhile, for split-screen, you will see categories for Recent apps and Most used apps, allowing you to quickly select apps for Split Screen.

Verizon Samsung Tab S8 One UI 5.1 update


You can now select a video clip to use as your wallpaper. Not only this, but the system will also recommend you the best part of the video clip for editing.


Samsung brings a new Battery Widget that shows you the battery status of your phone as well as all the connected Bluetooth devices effortlessly. Meanwhile, the improved Smart Suggestion Widget recommends a Spotify playlist based on your activities.

Whereas, the Dynamic Weather Widget offers you a weather summary, forecast, hourly precipitation, severe weather alert, and other information about the current weather.

Bixby Text Call:

One UI 5.0’s Bixby Text Call feature is now available in the English language. You can use Bixby to answer phone calls and respond to people with text-to-voice.

Samsung Internet:

Samsung Internet now lets you continue to browse news, etc from another device when both devices are signed into the same Samsung account.

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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 update

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



Samsung Galaxy S23 February 2024 update Australia

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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One UI 6 Feature: Samsung’s Android 14 Beta brings recreated Weather App



One UI 6 Weather Widget

Samsung introduced its much-anticipated One UI 6 beta program for Galaxy S23 so that users can test the upcoming features from now on. One of the most eye-catching features of the One UI 6 Beta is the revamped Weather app.

With the new One UI 6.0 Weather Insights widget, users get a comprehensive overview of their local weather conditions. From upcoming severe storms to snowfall, rain, and other weather-related occurrences, this widget keeps users well-informed.

One UI 6 Weather Widget

But that’s not all as the Weather app has also changed, now providing a lot of additional information. Users can now get details about snowfall, moon phases and timings, atmospheric pressure, visibility distance, dew point, and wind direction directly within the app.

The inclusion of an interactive map view takes weather tracking to a whole new level. Users can easily navigate around the map, swipe to explore different areas, and tap on locations to instantly access local weather conditions.

The illustration in the weather widget and the pictures in the app present an attractive representation of the current weather conditions. The background colors dynamically change to suit different times of the day to deliver a better weather experience.

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