Samsung Electronics developed One UI in order to better connect hardware with and software to gives people greater control over their mobile devices. Now it is launching One UI 5.
The new Bixby Text Call feature allows users to communicate in the manner that is most convenient to them.
With Routines, users can trigger a sequence of actions on their device based on their activities, and with One UI 5’s Modes, can create customised settings for different parts of their life.
Samsung has also refined the notifications in One UI 5 to be more intuitive, and offers more defined answer and decline buttons when receiving a call through the redesigned pop-up call display.
One UI 5 now supports easy and diverse customisation directly within the lock screen.
It also offers new features that helps get things done more efficiently, such as smart suggestions for widgets. Plus, users can easily extract text from images and paste it into a note.
User can also control all the devices connected to their smartphone in the new Connected devices menu, where they can access all features that work with other devices such as Quick Share, Smart View and Samsung DeX. They also get easy access to the Auto switch Buds menu.
Privacy and security settings have been brought together in one dashboard, and UI 5 also features a new notification on the Share Panel that warns if the users is about to unwittingly share a photo that contains potentially sensitive information.