What are the different sounds and notifications on my Samsung Galaxy Tab® S 8.4?

Last Update date : 2014.12.17

Sound Settings


The Sound settings menu lets you control your device's audio, from alerts to touch-tones and notifications.

Mute

To turn on Mute, press the Volume down key until you see 1 in the status bar. To turn off Mute, press the Volume up key repeatedly to select a volume level.

Vibrate

To turn on Vibrate, press the Volume down key until you see 1 in the status bar.

Volume


To access the Sound settings menu, from the Home screen, touch Apps 1 > Settings1 > Sound1 .

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Touch Sound mode to select Sound, Vibrate, or Mute.


You can adjust the volume settings to suit your needs and your environment.

1. Touch Volume.

2. Touch and drag the slider bars to assign the volume level settings for the following:

    • Music, video, games and other media

    • Notifications

    • System

3. Touch OK to assign the volume levels.


You can also adjust the intensity of haptic feedback (vibration) on your device.

1. Touch Vibration intensity.

2. Touch and drag the slider bars to assign the vibration intensity settings for the following:

    • Notifications

    • Haptic feedback

3. Touch OK to assign the vibration intensity settings.

Notifications


You can select the sound that plays when your device receives new notifications.

1. Touch Notifications.

2. Select a notification sound. The sound briefly plays when selected.

3. Touch OK to assign the notification sound.

Other Sound Settings


Feedback


    • Touch sounds: Have your device play sounds when making screen selections.

    • Screen lock sound: Have your device play a sound when locking or unlocking the screen.

    • Haptic feedback: Have your device vibrate when certain features are touched.


Samsung Applications


    • Email: Access your Email notification settings, such as alerts for messages from priority senders.

    • Calendar: Access your Calendar event notification settings, such as alerts, notification sounds, and vibration.


Samsung Keyboard


    • Sound when tapped: Have your device play a sound when a key is touched on the Samsung keyboard.

    •Vibrate when tapped: Have your device vibrate when a key is touched on the Samsung keyboard.

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