Samsung shared Galaxy S23’s One UI 5.1 firmware with several Galaxy devices upgraded to the Android 13 OS. Unsurprisingly, the One UI 5.1 comes with a number of new features, however, the Samsung Keyboard app has become the culprit behind Galaxy battery draining.
According to Samsung community moderator in Thailand, the Samsung Keyboard app has increased the battery usage on Galaxy devices upgraded to One UI 5.1, which occurring abnormal battery draining problems. And notably, the company has already solved the problem and given way to fix yours too.
The mod. revealed that the Samsung Keyboard app’s latest version includes under-the-hood improvements in order to reduce battery usage. It’s worth mentioning that the newly added stickers and emojis functions have increased the battery consumption of the application.
The company has not removed suspected features causing battery drain but provided a fix. This would make things better so Galaxy users can have a long-lasting battery life as they were having before. Now, you just need to update your phone’s Samsung Keyboard app to version 188.8.131.52 or later via Galaxy Store.
You can also get the APK file to sideload on your phone but it’s not recommended. As the application is already causing battery problems, you should prevent any kind of additional/unofficial activity. FYI, the mod said that all Galaxy models running One UI 5.1 are affected by battery drain due to the Keyboard app.
If you have updated your Samsung phone’s native Keyboard app to the latest or above-mentioned version and the battery-draining problem remains persistent, you should try clearing the app’s cache and data. Also, we suggest you share feedback with Samsung using the Members app.
Galaxy Enhance-X app not working on some Samsung devices after One UI 6.0? Here’s what to do
To fix this issue, Samsung recommends Galaxy users delete the cache of the Galaxy Enhance-X app. You can delete the cache through Settings >> Applications >> Galaxy Enhance-X app >> Storage >> Clear cache. It will clear temporary data which may cause the app to crash.
In addition to this, Samsung also advises users to update the Galaxy Enhance-X app to the latest version via the Galaxy Store. The company says that an app update that fixes this problem will be released soon.
Users can check for app updates by opening the Galaxy Store >> Menu option >> Updates. By following these steps, users can enjoy the functions of the Galaxy Enhance-X app on their Samsung devices.
Samsung to fix Home Up gesture bug in future update
Samsung Home Up app allows users to customize their home screen and app drawer. However, some Galaxy users have been facing a bug that prevents the Home Up app’s Task Changer from responding to touch or gestures of background apps. Many users have reported this issue on various forums and social media platforms.
However, Samsung has acknowledged the bug and promised to fix it in a future software update. The company’s support team has shared a statement, apologizing for the inconvenience and explaining the cause of the bug. The gesture issue is caused by using the Home Up Good Lock module.
Samsung has not shared a specific date for the software update that will fix the bug, but it is expected to arrive soon. Until then, users can either disable the Task Changer feature or use alternative apps to customize their home screen and app drawer. Hopefully, Samsung will resolve the issue quickly and restore the functionality of the Home Up app.
Here’s how to address Samsung Keyboard theme issue in One UI 6.0
Some Samsung Galaxy users have reported that their keyboard theme is not applied properly after updating their software to One UI 6. The issue seems to be related to the color palette feature, which allows users to customize the background color of their home screen and lock screen.
As per Samsung, the keyboard theme may not match the user’s preference when the color palette is enabled in the settings. The company has confirmed the issue and said that it plans to release a software update that will fix it.
In the meantime, users can resolve this issue temporarily by disabling the color palette feature. To disable the color palette, users need to go to Settings >> Wallpaper and Style >> Color Palette >> Turn off the Color Palette toggle.
Samsung has not announced when the software update will be available, but it is expected to roll out soon. Users are advised to check for updates regularly to install as soon as it will be available.