Samsung introduced their flagship device, Samsung Galaxy S7 back in 2016. It seems that even after almost a year the device it still said to one of the best smartphones in the world. It is outstanding design, excellent features, and amazing performance. The phone does come with numerous features and it is not possible to master them all, especially not for someone who is not into digging deep.
The phone offers an excellent camera and you should make the best out of it. It is water and dust resistant and most interestingly, you can expand the memory via microSD. Unlike iPhone, if you got a memory, you are stuck with it. Besides excellent hardware, Samsung has enriched Samsung Galaxy S7 with amazing software tricks.
Although it offers outstanding features, it is pretty expensive. However, if you buy a refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7, you will buy it for almost half its price. If you get it from Alpha Smartphones, you will even get a warranty for the refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7 that you purchase.
Below we have listed some of these tricks to help you master your Samsung Galaxy S7. So, let’s get down to business.
Audio Quality of Samsung Galaxy S7
The phone does come with outstanding audio quality, but you can make it even better by using Adapt sound feature. With this feature, you can custom tailor your audio experience, make your own unique audio palette. All and all you can turn some random headphones into one of the best. So, do miss out your chance, go to adapt sound in setting and enjoy what you can do.
Wallpaper Motion Effect: Go Parallax on your Samsung Galaxy S7
Apple was the first one to come up with the Parallax effect back in 2013. But it seems that the feature is so loved by everyone that you can see a dozen of apps on Google Play mimicking what Apple did back then. However, if you have Samsung Galaxy S7, you don’t need an additional app. The phone comes with this functionality.
To enable the feature, you will have to first long-press anywhere on your Home Screen. From the pop-up menu select Wallpapers. Then you have to enable the Wallpaper Motion Effect. That is it, now enjoy the parallax effect on your phone’s Home Screen.
Enjoy the Flexibility of Moving App to Your Samsung Galaxy S7 SD Card
Unlike Apple that does not provide you the feature to expand your phone’s memory, Samsung does give the option. With Samsung Galaxy S7, you can expand the memory about to 200 GB which is excellent. The best thing is beside storing pictures, songs and other sorts of music, you can now move your apps to SD. This will save several problems, as you now can download as many apps as you want without the to delete old ones.
To move the apps from your phone’s internal memory to SD, you need to go to Setting, then look for Applications and tap on it. Under Applications tap on Applications Manager. A list of all the apps that you are present on your phone will be presented. You then have to select the ones that you want to transfer to the SD card. First select them, then select Storage and finally change storage. From the storage option, select SD Card.
Take Scrolling Screenshots on your Samsung Galaxy S7
This feature has been a part of Samsung Galaxy S5, yet very few know about it. In Samsung Galaxy S7, you can take scrolling screenshots. This is a perfect method to capture the entirety of the screen, extremely effective if you are reading a long article. It can also be useful if you are viewing a portrait image that does not fit your screen.
To take scrolling screenshot, all you have to do is press and hold the Home button along with the power button. Once the phone captures the screen, you will see a + icon at the bottom right of the screen. Tap this capture more option and the phone will automatically start putting the pages together into one image. Isn’t this an effective way to capture something that is long, you won’t have to scroll down for a screenshot. Samsung will do tedious work for you.
Use Fingerprint to Login to Website
The default browser that comes with the phone is pretty efficient, it is cool and effective. The best part is that it lets you use your fingerprint for websites that require passwords. How cool is that, we can bet only a few of you knew about this amazing feature. So, if you are someone who uses the browser for everything, this is something classy and efficient. It will save you the hassle of typing in your password, or also the trouble that you will have to go through if you forget your password.
To enable this amazing feature on your Samsung Galaxy S7 default web browser, you will have to first go to Setting, from there look for Lock Screen and under it tap on Security. Now tap on Fingerprints. This is for those who have not set the fingerprint scanner, but if you already have, go to the browser and enjoy the feature.
Let Auto-Brightness Govern the Rules
The first thing that users do when they get their hands-on Android is to turn off the Auto-Brightness feature, but they don’t have to do this on refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7. The new Auto-Brightness feature of Galaxy S7 is very smart, it will adjust according to the ambient lighting condition. Also, if you want to change the settings for a certain ambient lighting condition you can also do that. You phone will then remember it and it will use those setting in the same ambient again.
Samsung Galaxy S7 is an excellent phone, it comes packed with outstanding features. You can take scrolling screenshots, or enjoy adjusting the volume quality of your phone. If you think this is not enough, you can even customize the auto-brightness feature of your phone and use your fingerprint to login in websites that require a password. This and much more can be done with a phone like refurbished Samsung Galaxy S7.