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Latest TouchWiz news

Here you will find the latest news and most recent developments on the TouchWiz, with regular updates and all the information you need.

Google Chrome to get a feature that Samsung has had since 2015

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 2 years ago

TouchWiz Home update for Galaxy S8 and S8+ promises to fix the lag

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 6 years ago

Samsung’s UI fluidity problem needs fixing

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 6 years ago

TouchWiz will henceforth be known as Samsung Experience

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 6 years ago

Samsung patent envisions Galaxy phone running Android and Windows simultaneously

  • By Michel G.
  • 6 years ago

Samsung has relocated the brightness bar on the Galaxy Note 7

You’ve probably already heard that the Galaxy Note 7 ships with an updated version of Samsung’s TouchWiz user interface, which has been internally codenamed Grace UX. We first caught wind of the UI when it surfaced in a relatively lengthy video last month showing it off from all angles, and, to be completely honest, we were […]

  • By Josh L.
  • 6 years ago

Not alone: the Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge, along with the LG G5, have a notification shade shortcut

LG has for years let users add a fourth soft button (along with the standard set of three navigation buttons) to bring down the notification shade. Huawei’s P9 has that feature too. But you still can’t do this one [sic] a myriad of phones, from the HTC 10 to Samsung Galaxy S7. So if you’re on those […]

  • By Deidre R.
  • 7 years ago

Video compares Galaxy Note 7 ‘Grace UX’ beta with TouchWiz on the Galaxy S7

Last week, a relatively lengthy video surfaced online showcasing the long-rumored updated version of TouchWiz that’s expected to make its debut appearance on the upcoming Galaxy Note 7, and now we’re getting our second in-depth look at the interface thanks to early adopter who has pitted the beta build of Grace UX running on his […]

  • By Josh L.
  • 7 years ago

Video details new TouchWiz UX for the Galaxy Note 7

We have heard multiple times that Samsung is going to introduce a new Grace UX with the Galaxy Note 7. It’s basically an updated version of TouchWiz that we are all used to by now. The video offers us a look at this user experience in detail and shows us that the new UX looks […]

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 7 years ago

Samsung is testing a power-efficient TouchWiz launcher

Samsung has been trying to address TouchWiz-related issues since the launch of the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge by dialing down on software customization. The company is now trying to leverage Vulkan APIs to optimise the TouchWiz launcher. The Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge were the first smartphones in the world to use Vulkan APIs for improved graphics performance. […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 7 years ago

The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge provide an opportunity to live out Google’s new slogan

The Galaxy S7 and S7 edge are the best of the best Samsung smartphones to have been announced in world history so far (though we’re sure the future looks even brighter than these beauties), but, as usual, the discussion among Android users remains the same, no matter how many “Galaxies” or TouchWiz iterations have come […]

  • By Deidre R.
  • 7 years ago

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge (SM-G935F) with Exynos 8890 surfaces on Geekbench

We’ve already reported that Samsung is gearing up to announce the Galaxy S7 edge alongside its flagship Galaxy S7 at its Unpacked 2016 event on February 21, which incidentally is intentionally the day before Mobile World Congress kicks off in Barcelona. Fortunately, the rumor mill has been spinning at a rate of knots, and we’ve […]

  • By Josh L.
  • 7 years ago

Samsung working to make TouchWiz more ‘fluent’ than iOS with the Galaxy S7?

We recently heard that Samsung might be teaming up with Google to optimize TouchWiz, and a new rumor today is lending further credence to that possibility. According to ITHome, Samsung will be focusing on improving the user experience with the Galaxy S7, with Google engineers helping the Korean company optimize the underlying code on its […]

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 7 years ago

Crazy rumor: Google to help Samsung optimize TouchWiz?

Samsung has made major strides this year in optimizing TouchWiz, its proprietary user interface seen on all of its Android smartphones and tablets. But has it done enough? Not exactly, with the biggest example of the fact that there is work to be done being the RAM management issues that continue to plague even the […]

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 7 years ago

Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 will have the same UI as the Galaxy S6, official manuals confirm

The Galaxy J5 and Galaxy J7 are yet to be officially unveiled by Samsung, but the company Chinese arm has pretty much done the needful by uploading the user manuals for both devices. The manuals are in Chinese and are hence impossible to decipher without the use of translation, but the included images do show something […]

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 8 years ago

Samsung’s new infographic puts the spotlight on revamped TouchWiz for the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge

Samsung introduced a revamped and streamlined user experience for the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, the new TouchWiz you find on these handsets has a simple interface and a more customizable look and feel. The company published a new infographic today which details all of the improvements that were made to TouchWiz before it found its […]

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 8 years ago

Videos show that Samsung’s TouchWiz UX could actually have been much cooler

Remember those awesome screenshots that were leaked about a year ago? The leaked screenshots showcased a radical new smartphone UI, which was much different from TouchWiz at that point of time. However, we guesstimated that it was a work of a designer or a fanboy, not actually made by Samsung. When Samsung released its recent flagship […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 8 years ago

Calendar and clock icons highlight new TouchWiz

Samsung’s made some changes to TouchWiz in its new devices, one being the removal of a lot of Samsung apps that, in the past, were pre-loaded onto all of the company’s Galaxy smartphones. Tech analysts, critics, and consumers rallied for TouchWiz’s makeover – and here we are. Tech site Phandroid has uncovered two subtle transformations […]

  • By Deidre R.
  • 8 years ago

Exclusive: Galaxy S6 software will bring some amazing changes

Software has always been the Achilles heel for Samsung. The Korean manufacturer has always been at the forefront of making amazing hardware, but when it comes to the software, Samsung has been berated for offering a user experience that is heavily bloated (albeit with some very useful features), unoptimized and not too visually compelling. With […]

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 8 years ago

Exclusive: Samsung removing bloat from TouchWiz, making most of it downloadable

The fact that Samsung’s phones and tablets come with a lot of software features is both an advantage and a curse. These features certainly come handy, but on the flip side, they have resulted in Samsung’s software becoming extremely bloated and heavy. With the Galaxy S5, the company started removing some unneeded apps and features, […]

  • By Abhijeet Mishra
  • 8 years ago
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