If, like us, you’re loving the new Samsung Galaxy S22 Series, then you might like to know a little bit more about the hidden tricks that make these Samsung phones extra epic. Whether you’ve gone for the Samsung Galaxy S22, the Samsung S22+, or the Samsung S22 Ultra, we’ve got a heap of hacks so you can get even more from your new phone.
The Galaxy S22’s 6.1 inch Full HD+ display has a refresh rate that adapts to match your activity. So, scrolling through your social media doesn’t drain the battery as much. For the S22+, the display’s got 1750nit brightness. Which basically means you can watch in bright sunlight and still see clearly. Then the S22 Ultra takes it one step further, with Galaxy’s brightest display ever – 80% brighter than an OLED TV.
On top of the impressive functions of the displays, there are also loads of different options for your screen. If you go to Settings > Display, you’ll find tons of screen choices like:
The S22 phones are game-changing movie makers, packed with next-level innovations. Their AI-enhanced cameras give you beautifully bright night-time videos and portraits. And, with a 50MP wide camera, wider OIS to keep your shot steady, and Adaptive Pixel technology the Samsung Galaxy S22 Series gives you the most detailed photos on a Galaxy.
But there’s more. These 3 phones have pretty different cameras. If you’re big into your photography and videography, the Galaxy S22 Ultra is the ultimate. But whichever you’ve gone for, we’ve got a tip for you:
Samsung have taken their security even further with the Galaxy S22 Series. With a new Secure Folder for your private info, the content that you want to keep for your eyes only is safe. Plus, you can use anti-tracking to stay safe online. And, across the S22, S22+ and S22 Ultra, SmartThings Find helps you remotely track your phone, and block and wipe your data if you lose it. The secure Digital Wallet has had a massive upgrade too.
As well as all this, there are some shortcuts and suggestions – some of which are standard Android, but good to know anyway – which will give you that extra peace of mind:
Remember, though, all your additional biometric locks etc. are only as strong as your PIN. Make sure your PIN isn’t easy to guess, as biometric and other additional security layers can often be bypassed.
The S22 Series has a vastly improved battery life, which often means you can go all day without charging. Galaxy S22 has a long-lasting 3,700mAh battery. Galaxy S22+ has a mighty 4,500mAh. And the Galaxy S22 Ultra boasts a huge 5,000mAh battery.
But for those extra-long days out, or those times where your phone is constantly in use, it’s always handy to know about these battery-saving tips: