The Galaxy S8 has launched and released. It is capable of giving any other smartphone company a run for their money. These days everyone other smartphone manufacturers are thinking about how to beat Galaxy S8. The Samsung has undoubtedly left every company way behind in terms of its design. Other than design, it has jaw-dropping features but there are 5 amazing Galaxy S8 features that you perhaps did not know about them.
5 Amazing Galaxy S8 Features You Probably Didn’t Know About
So the five amazing Galaxy S8 features are listed below. Scroll down to read more about them.
- Additional Functionality For The Fingerprint Scanner
- Instant App Access
- Floating Shutter
- Split Screen
- Pro Camera Settings
1. Additional Functionality For The Fingerprint Scanner
Samsung is facing criticism from everyone because of the positioning of a fingerprint scanner. However, users can also add additional functionality to the scanner. It lets you swipe down to activate the Notifications window. The settings are not by default; you have to turn on this feature. How to do it? Go to Setting > Advanced Features > Finger sensor gestures
2. Instant App Access
The Galaxy S8 comes with a heavily skinned version of the Android Nougat 7.0. Samsung has also decided to ditch an app drawer launch button. Users can access all their applications with a single swipe. Though traditional interfaces indicate, you need to swipe up from bottom to access your apps. The Galaxy S8 allows you to swipe anywhere on the home screen to launch the app drawer.
3. Floating Shutter
A user usually finds himself having to contort their wrist to capture the perfect image. Samsung has now found a solution to this inconvenience by introducing the floating camera shutter. These features allow a user to place the camera shutter button anywhere on display. It let them take the desired image without a blurry or shaky picture. To turn this on, the user needs to head into the Camera app. Then tap the settings cog on the top right corner and activating the Floating camera option.
4. Split Screen
The split screen allows a user to work and enjoy simultaneously. The feature allows for a better multi-tasking experience without any lag. How to activate the split screen mode? Open the multitasking menu (tap the left-most of the three soft keys) then select the split screen view on your desired app. By pressing the small rectangles, you can resize the size of the window.
5. Pro Camera Settings
Samsung Galaxy S8 apply the old camera sensor that was seen on the Galaxy S7 Edge last year. The camera exposes very vivid images and impresses in the low light photography. While the camera’s auto mode will display deliver solid, all-around pictures in every shooting condition. However, you can capture the perfect image by delving into the camera’s Pro mode. Users can go to the Pro mode by swiping right in the Camera app. Then Pro mode allows users to tweak with image settings, from focal points to exposure levels and white balance.