After several postponements, the SamsungOne UI 4 Beta version based on Android 12 has arrived. Registration opens at 10 o’clock today. The first batch of test lists is currently full. Small partners using Samsung Galaxy S21/S21+/S21 Ultra phones can follow the Galaxy community and try to sign up by registering for the One UI Beta program.
The small partners who successfully passed the application have already received the push of the One UI Beta1 test version, but from the feedback from the galaxy community users, it seems that there are many bugs.
Officials said that some apps are not available in the current One Ul 4 Beta version, including ICBC Financial e-Link, Tiantian Fund, Huaxia Bank, CITIC Securities, China Merchants Securities, Tickets, Corporate Mobile Banking, Golden Sun, WeBank, and Pacific Insurance, Huishang Bank, Yunnan Rural Credit, Guangxi Rural Credit, Chongqing Rural Commercial Bank, Personal Income Tax, 51job, Global Purchase Knight Privilege, ICBC e Life, Haidilao, Changsha Metro, Ehui Office, CNPC Hospitality e Station, Pocket High-Speed Rail, Beijing Bus, Shanghai Transportation Card, Jinan Metro, Master Key, Shanghai Mobile Heyou, ZArchiver, etc.
What is the One Ul Beta plan?
Samsung promotes the One UI Beta program, which is independently owned, managed and operated by it, and provides a better experience and reliable software based on user feedback. If you participate in the One UI Beta program, you will have the opportunity to experience the new features and the latest UX based on the new Android before others. During the beta program, you can directly send us feedback and experience related to performance, stability, and usability, and provide valuable help for us to release optimized software.
Do I need to pay to participate in the One Ul Beta program and download the Beta software?
In essence, this plan is free but requires you to connect to a wired or wireless network to install and update the software. Because the use of data network may incur costs.
It is recommended that you download and update the software under a Wi-Fi connection.
Are there any rewards for participating in the One Ul Beta program?
The OneUI Beta program is based on the user’s voluntary opt-in. Samsung will provide users with enhanced software and better services based on the feedback collected from the OneUiBeta version plan.
How to participate in the Beta version program?
Please download the galaxy community app from the Samsung App Store. After the installation is complete, start the Gails Community application, then click Announcement, and then submit the OneUI Beta Program application form through “Sign up for One Ul Beta Program” in the Announcement. If you have a Samsung account and meet all the conditions for participation, you can complete the entire registration process.
One UI 4 update (Android 12 One UI 4 everything exists for you. It makes you comfortable, protects your privacy, and respects the way you show yourself. In order to let you use the Samsung cover, We have introduced a lot of new designs when we have an experience without a sense of distance when it comes to LUXE equipment. OneUl4 retains your favorite design while adding a large number of new functions and strengthening some functions, more personalized custom designs than previous versions, respect your independent choice. More intuitive, more interesting, safer and more convenient. Please review the changes below.
The Main Screen
Redesigned the home screen widgets so that you can get more information at a glance and make your home screen more stylish. We will also recommend you some small components that are helpful to you in use.
From the locked screen, you can now change the audio output path, such as from headphones or speakers. You can also customize the control method according to the music application you use. On the locked screen, the new voice recorder widget will help you record your voice without unlocking the device.
A one-month calendar will be displayed in the calendar widget to help you get your event information in time on the lock screen.
You can set the screen reminder to turn on when you receive a notification.
New animated stickers can be used.
By improving the layout of notifications, you can manage your notifications more easily.
The brightness bar in the shortcut panel is displayed larger than the previous version, allowing you to see the adjustment range more clearly.
Wallpapers and icons will now be automatically dimmed to make the display effect more consistent and make your eyes more comfortable.
When charging, a new visual effect will be displayed to assist you in checking the charging speed
Enter your emoticons, gifs and stickers directly on the keyboard with one button, and self-expression only requires one click.
Do you want to express something new? Combine two emojis and add an animation so you can fully express your feelings.
Support downloading new animated stickers.
The new writing assistant provided by Grammarly (which only supports English) can help you keep grammar and spelling correct.
Now when you enter the reminder application, a preview video will be played to help you understand everything that the Galaxy device can do.
You can customize the application list on the sharing panel to avoid confusion of application sorting. Both the application list and the file recipient list can be scrolled left and right for faster access.
When you try to share photos with poor results, such as photos with poor focus or poor framing, you will get some repair suggestions so that you can share your perfect photos.
You will enjoy a simpler and clearer layout, and the preview interface only displays the information you need. If the light is low or you are scanning files, the scene optimization button will only be displayed in photo mode. The setting of night mode is now more intuitive.
Lens zoom: To make zooming easier, you can check the zoom level on the lens icon.
Never miss a video: Now after clicking the “Record” button, the recording will start immediately. In the “Photographing” mode, keep pressing the “Shooting” button to start recording. Drag your finger to the “lock” icon to continue recording.
Single shot: Add extra time to the single-shot so you don’t miss important moments. After shooting, we improved the menu to help you easily choose the perfect picture.
Professional mode: The design of the setting menu is more concise. When the gridline setting is turned on, the level indicator will help you adjust the lens and take a more perfect picture.
Enhanced scanning function: After scanning the document, you can zoom in and zoom out, adjust and edit, and select the content you need. When scanning the QR code, you can select the options provided according to the type of the QR code.
Open the story, a video preview will now be displayed with some highlight videos.
For albums that contain a large number of photos, there are more options to help sort them.
To help you find pictures and videos, we have improved the search suggestions. Recent content searches will also be used as recommendations.
The adjusted photo can be restored to its original appearance, even after saving it, it can be restored.
Picture & Video Editor
Now you can add funny emoticons and stickers to your pictures and videos. You can select multiple photos and videos from the album to create a video collage.
The new light balance option allows you to edit the tone of the picture more easily.
You can restore the edited video to its original appearance, even after saving it.
Faces, pets, buildings, or any other objects extracted from one photo can be pasted on another photo.
Dynamic Cute Shooting
Use dynamic cute photos as avatars in contacts and Samsung accounts. You can choose from emoticons or create new emoticons yourself.
New cute stickers will decorate your photos and share them with your friends.
You can use the pictures you draw to dress up your live photos
The options menu of the pop-up window is fixedly displayed at the top of the pop-up window, making it easier for you to perform selection operations.
Easier to adjust the zoom effect of the pop-up window.
When using the side-screen panel, the current application can still be viewed normally, removing the effect of the previous blurry display.
The new “Safety and Emergency” menu can help you manage all emergency contacts and safety-related information under a fixed menu.
The improved search function can find relevant settings when you need help. You will get suggestions for related functions based on the searched content.
Monitor with the new driving detector to make sure your eyes are on the driving road. You will receive reports on the length of time you have used your phone and which applications have been used.
The dual clock widget now displays different background colors, depending on whether the current time in each city is day or night.
The new calendar layout allows you to quickly add events. By improving the search function, you can find events more quickly.
The new widget can display your monthly calendar and events of the day on the home screen.
Create a shared calendar and invite other Galaxy users to join.
Photos, videos, weblinks and other content will be displayed in the search results of the information application.
The search function has been improved. Even if you make a character input error, you can still find the file you are looking for.
We expanded the display area of recent files to help you find the files you recently used more easily.
When you enter text in the address bar, you will get more search suggestions. We redesigned the style of the result display.
On the home screen, a new search widget can help you find what you are looking for.
In order to protect your privacy, if you used the privacy mode during the previous browsing, the Samsung browser will automatically start in the privacy mode.
Application compatibility has been improved so that more applications can be resized.
Change the scroll direction of the touchpad in the DeX settings to match your personal preferences.
The main interface displays battery and safety issues, which is convenient and quick to solve the problem.
The main interface will display an emoji to help you quickly understand the overall status of the phone.
At the bottom of the screen, the new tab layout can help you access the functions you need more quickly.
The new “My Page” tab will display your personal information, weekly summary, micro chapters, and personal best.
Your gender option can be set to “other” or “don’t want to say”
It is now easier to invite friends to participate in team challenges by sending links.
Some snack information has also been added to the food tracker.
Bixby Daily Routine
You can now support more conditions in your daily routines. Start a routine during a call or when you receive a notification.
The daily programs can set more content. There are more options for connecting and disconnecting Bluetooth devices.
On the edit page, you can rearrange actions by dragging. Now also added advanced options, waiting and confirming the operation before starting the operation, and so on.
We have removed some restrictions on conditions and action combinations, so you can do more things in your daily routines.
You can use the photos in the camera or album to create custom icons for your daily routines.
Move the mouse pointer to one of the four corners of the screen to perform operations faster.
You can customize the display mode, set high contrast or large display mode.
More visibility options can meet your needs. You can reduce the transparency and blur effect and you can also set the screen to be extremely dark.
You can set a different color for each application, so you can easily determine the source of the notification.
The magnification preview window has been merged with the new magnification menu, providing you with more options for magnifying the content on the screen
In the permission manager, you can check which applications are accessing sensitive permissions, such as location, camera, microphone, etc. You can deny access to any app that dislikes you
When any application uses the camera or microphone, a green dot will appear in the upper right corner of the screen, so you can find out if any application is recording or recording you without your consent. You can also temporarily block all applications from using the shortcut panel control.
Take more control over applications that want to access your location. For applications that only need to know your area, such as the weather application, you can allow the application to access your approximate location so that the application cannot obtain your exact location.
When you need to copy sensitive information, such as passwords or credit card numbers, to avoid disclosure, you can choose to be notified when the current application is copied to the clipboard of another application.
Some applications need to be updated separately after One Ul 4 is upgraded.