Smartphone makers use their own customized skins on Android to promote apps of their choice and some other bloatware. However, the custom skins of every smartphone maker do come with some useful features that are unique also. In this post, we tell you a useful feature from four smartphone brands each that you should know.
Samsung- One UI
Samsung has been using the new One UI for its smartphones lately. The new UI from the company is very clean and lightweight than its previous Experience UX and TouchWiz. The new One UI 2.0 version based on Android 10 has some very useful features for day to day life and one of them is ‘Smart Alert’.
This feature helps you when you leave your phone for some time and then pick it up. This feature will let you know if you have some new notification by a vibrating alert. YOu can turn in on by heading into settings.
MIUI is an Android-based operating system for smartphones developed by Xiaomi. This customized version of the Android OS includes various features such as theme support. MIUI recently got its latest version, however, most of the smartphones still run MIUI 11 which is based on Android 10.
MIUI 11 comes with several new features and one such feature is ‘Cast’. We all know that we can cast our smartphone’s screen to a big screen. But in MIUI, there are some special features for it like ‘Cast with screen off’, ‘Hide private items’, and ‘Minimize window’. These features will enhance your casting experience.
Realme- Realme UI
Realme has been using the ColorOS developed by OPPO from the beginning as the company started as OPPO’s sub-brand. Now, when the company is in its full-fledged mode, it is working on its own UI, which is based on ColorOS though.
Realme has already launched its Realme UI and some latest smartphones are already running on it. This new UI is very light and has less bloatware in comparison to ColorOS. It has numerous useful features as well and one of them is- Dual Mode Audio. With this feature, you can use both wired and Bluetooth earphones at the same time.
Vivo- Funtouch OS
Funtouch OS is Vivo‘s operating system created on Google’s Android operating system. It comes with some unique features such as customizable gestures, app drawer with bottom to top swipe, eye protection, and many more. One such feature is ‘Portrait Orientation Lock’. This feature will help you lock the screen orientation to portrait mode.
We will keep updating this article with more phone brands and their unique feature. Stay tuned!