Galaxy S8: How is the HOME Concept Renewed?

Last Update date : 2017.05.24

Physical home key-like experience


Advanced new soft key (Navigation bar)




* Even in invisible state, the soft icon is available as a ‘Home’ button with pressure touch.



Navigation bar with advanced soft key


      Automatic soft key mode changes with apps

      Customizable : color, button layout, theme, icon style




The navigation bar will disappear when using certain apps or functions. To view the navigation bar, please drag upwards from the bottom of the screen.

Press hard the Home button area to use the Home button while watching videos in full screen view. You can use the Home button even without showing the navigation bar.



Home structure and layout


      Seamlessly connecting AOD – Lock – Home UX flow in “Moving Star” theme




      Clean home layout with simple widget and fewer icons

      Convenient home/app tray transfer by swiping







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