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One UI 6.1 Battery Protection feature discovered in Samsung’s Android 14 update

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Samsung is preparing to introduce the Galaxy S24 series next month. Before release, we are aware of various features that the new phones will bring to the table. Recently, the Battery Protection feature of One UI 6.1 has been spotted in Samsung’s Android 14 update.

X user TarunVats managed to access the hidden One UI 6.1 Battery Protection feature in a Samsung phone running Android 14/One UI 6. Since the feature is accessible through some tricky steps, it’s not functional in the One UI 6 software.

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You can also try accessing Battery Protection feature of One UI 6.0 in your Samsung Galaxy. To do so, you need to download and install Activity Launcher app from the Play Store. Once done, search “batterypro” and you will see a Device care submenu, just open activity and Enable it using the toggle.

As per the previous leak, the Basic mode stops the charging at 100% and then resumes at 95%, while the Adapt mode charges the phone up to 80% and pauses until it’s time for you to wake up. Meanwhile, the Max mode stops charging the battery at 85% for good battery health.

James is the lead content creator on Sammy Fans and mostly works on Samsung's firmware section. His first phone was the Galaxy S4 and continues to get new S series devices. Most of the time, James tries to learn about new technologies and gadgets but he also sneaks a bit of free time to nearby rivers and nature.

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One UI 7 could bring new battery indicator to Samsung Galaxy

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One UI 7 update could bring a new battery percentage indicator to Samsung devices. Galaxy devices feature a vertically placed battery icon next to the percentage. Samsung is expected to bring a refreshed element with its next big update.

Tipster chunvn8888 posted an alleged One UI 7 screenshot. The image showcased icons and widget layout settings in the new OS. However, the One UI 7 status bar comprised a whole new battery indicator, which could be coming to your Samsung Galaxy.

The battery indicator revealed in the leaked image is a pill-shaped icon containing a percentage inside. The component’s alignment indicates that work is still left. It also seemingly overlaps the upper and lower lines of the other two icons.

Consumers commented Samsung should reduce the curve of the pill shape. It shouldn’t be a pill-shaped icon comprising battery level inside. It’s expected that the new indicator could become squarish from corners during the Beta testing.

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Yesterday, tipster IceUniverse revealed that the One UI 7 Beta launching next week. Samsung could launch the Beta testing program in South Korea first. It will ultimately be available in China, Germany, India, Poland, the UK, and the US as well.

We’ve seen any graphics signaling radical changes in the next One UI version. Samsung could change the user interface elements in Beta. User interface changes can’t be determined final till the  4th Beta release.

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Rumor: Samsung One UI 7 could feature Dynamic Island, Live Activities

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Samsung is rumored to fuel One UI 7 with Dynamic Island and Live Activities features. Apple’s iOS debuted these features with recent iPhone models. Now, it looks like Galaxy users will have access to the favorite functions of iPhone users.

Recent leaks suggest that the next One UI iteration is highly inspired by iOS. Tipster chunvn8888 claims that One UI 7 carries Live Activities along with Dynamic Island. When enabled, the feature will display the app’s recent data on lockscreen.

Live Activities could also be integrated with Samsung’s Dynamic Island thing. The Live Activity may also be visible through Dynamic Island. This addition will allow people to refer to live info at a glance and perform quick actions.

Apple brought a pill-shaped display cutout to the iPhone 14 Pro and later models. The pill shape is to boast a selfie camera and face ID sensor. The iPhone maker made this pill shape cutout an interesting thing with wise software tweaks.

Through the Dynamic Island, Galaxy users could be able to check alerts and current activity in progress. Supported functionalities may include voice recording progress, Quick Share connection, Maps directions, activities of paired wearable devices, and so on.

History tells us that the Galaxy S24 will first get the One UI 7 Beta firmware. Samsung could launch the Beta testing program in South Korea first. It will ultimately be available in China, Germany, India, Poland, the UK, and the US as well.

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In the One UI 7, icons of Samsung Weather and Samsung Gallery could be revamped. Recent leaks revealed that the Gallery icon added leaves on a White background, while the Weather icon adopted a lighter gradient.

One UI 7 is also rumored to carry a revamped Camera app with a refreshed icon and UI. The camera user interface is optimized for one-handed use. UI elements and components could be placed at the bottom for easier accessibility.

Samsung’s Android 15 upgrade could let users remove labels from apps and widgets. Galaxy’s homescreen launcher may add a new option called “Bold.” Once activated, it will enlarge the app icons and widgets by removing labels.

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Galaxy S24 series gets July 2024 update in Brazil, awaited for Indian models

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Samsung has pushed the July 2024 security update for the Galaxy S24 series in Brazil. This update installs the latest Android security patch to make your smartphone more stable, secure, and reliable.

July 2024 security update is rolling out for Samsung Galaxy S24, Galaxy S24 Plus, and Galaxy S24 Ultra smartphones in Brazil with One UI builds S921BXXS3AXFC, S926BXXS3AXFC, and S928BXXS3AXFC respectively. The installation package size of this update is around 533.29MB.

The fresh security patch for Galaxy S24 models is already available in Europe, South Korea, Australia, and the US. The company is releasing it in Brazil, however, users in India are still waiting for this update.

The Korean tech giant is releasing the latest software update with system security improvements to keep your files and data safe on your phone. It also optimizes system stability to offer you uninterrupted and seamless functionality on your device.

July 2024 patch brings fixes over 55 issues mainly related to components like One UI Home, System UI, Secure Folder, and more, further enhancing device security. The update improves overall performance for a better experience.

Users are advised to check for the availability of the July 2024 security update by navigating to the Settings app >> Software Update >>> Download and install option on their Samsung smartphones. The company will soon make this update available for all models.

Aside from this, Samsung is working on a major software update based on One 6.1, which will be similar to One UI 6.1.1. This major update brings new features and enhancements along with improved Galaxy AI functions to provide an intuitive experience.

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