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Samsung's Good Lock modules prep exciting new features in anticipation of One UI 3.1.1

Samsung's Good Lock modules prep exciting new features in anticipation of One UI 3.1.1

Back in June, Samsung's Good Lock module NiceCatch confirmed the existence of One UI 3.1.1 by mentioning it in its changelog. Now the manufacturer is set to launch the Galaxy Z Fold3 and Z Flip3 next month, and we're expecting to see the debut of One UI 3.1.1 alongside them. While we may get fewer new features in favor of optimizations and bug fixes, the big release is still a little further out — One UI 4 based on Android 12, later this year. As we look forward to all that, several more Good Lock modules have been updated in anticipation, promising some exciting new features in the next version of One UI.

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Samsung video low-key previews the Galaxy Z Fold3 and Watch4 in action

Samsung video low-key previews the Galaxy Z Fold3 and Watch4 in action

It's an open secret that Samsung is on the cusp of launching its newest hardware. Both new foldables and new smartwatches from the company have leaked out multiple times, showing off refreshes for the Galaxy Z-series and new Wear OS-equipped smartwatches. Not looking to be left out of the fun, Samsung has decided to tease new hardware all on its own, as a new YouTube video shows off some upcoming gadgets in style.

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Samsung Good Lock's SoundAssistant now has even more ways to customize your volume control

Samsung Good Lock's SoundAssistant now has even more ways to customize your volume control

SoundAssistant has improved a lot this year, with new features like Bluetooth Metronome making it an even more valuable part of the Good Locks suite. The module is getting even better now, with tighter Theme Park integration and plenty of new customization options.

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Samsung's latest Good Lock module adds powerful new options to Bixby Routines

Samsung's latest Good Lock module adds powerful new options to Bixby Routines

Toward the end of April, the changelog for a Good Lock update hinted that we'd be getting a new module called Routine +. The name suggested that it would be linked to Bixby Routines, and that assumption was correct. Routine + is now available and brings tonnes of experimental new features to Bixby.

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Samsung Good Lock module Home Up regains missing features

Samsung Good Lock module Home Up regains missing features

When Samsung refreshed Good Lock for Android 11 a few months ago, Home Up and Task Changer were merged, with the latter losing several styles in the process. Today Samsung updated the module once again, restoring many of the old themes and adding some useful new features.

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Samsung updates Good Lock module Pentastic with new Air Command customization for your S Pen

Samsung updates Good Lock module Pentastic with new Air Command customization for your S Pen

Pentastic is one of the newer Good Lock modules, allowing users to customize their S-Pen experience. The latest update adds some custom backgrounds to Air Command, as well as brightness and blur control.

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Samsung Home Up restores Task Changer and adds new features (APK Download)

Samsung Home Up restores Task Changer and adds new features (APK Download)

As Samsung rolled out the 2021 refresh to its various Good Lock modules, Task Changer was strangely absent. It was unclear if Samsung was still working on making it compatible with One UI 3, or if it had given up on the module entirely. Thankfully the situation has turned out to be the former, and Task Changer is now back with brand new features — but it isn't where you'd expect it to be.

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Here are the top 5 new features in Samsung Good Lock 2021

Here are the top 5 new features in Samsung Good Lock 2021

Good Lock is a must-have app if you own a Galaxy device. It allows customization that most users can only dream of, without requiring root or a custom ROM. While it can be annoying when major One UI updates break compatibility, it does give the Good Lock team regular opportunities to overhaul everything and introduce new features. This was the case when the 2021 updates started last month, so let's take a look at the best features currently available in Samsung Smart Lock.

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Good Lock modules ClockFace, MultiStar, and Home Up gain One UI 3 support

Good Lock modules ClockFace, MultiStar, and Home Up gain One UI 3 support

Samsung has been busy updating Good Lock with One UI support over the last week, and today that rollout reaches some of the more popular modules: MultiStar, Home Up, and ClockFace. Most of the old functionality has made a return, with some new additions too.

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You wanted to know more about the Galaxy Buds Pro, and we have the answers here

You wanted to know more about the Galaxy Buds Pro, and we have the answers here

Every Sunday, we assemble the latest headlines, editorials, and exclusive content into the Android Police Newsletter and send it out to thousands of readers around the world. If you're not one of those readers, you might be missing out on the most important stories of the week, as well as content you'll only find in the newsletter, like the exclusive Galaxy Buds Pro Q&A you'll find below and our free wallpaper extravaganza. Here's all the important stuff featured in the Android Police Newsletter from January 24, 2021.

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