How to use AR Emoji on the Galaxy S10

Last Update date : Jul 06. 2021

If you’re always sending selfies and emojis to your friends and family, you’re going to love the S10 phones – they come with lots of additional personalization features, giving you a much more realistic emoji.   

AR Emoji GIF of dancing man
Create a new emoji
1 Open the camera.
2 Tap “AR Emoji” at the top of the screen.
3 Tap “Create My Emoji”.
4 Follow the on-screen prompts, and when you’re ready, take your selfie picture.

Select one of the icons – lady, man, girl or boy – and tap “Next”.

6 Start customizing:

  • Profile: Give your emoji a name.
  • Looks: Here you can customize skin tone, hair, facial hair, face, eyes, eyebrows, nose, lips, and ears. 
  • Clothes: Here you can select your clothes and shoes as well as purchase additional outfits from the Galaxy app store. 
  • Accessories: Here you can select headwear, glasses, earrings or purchase additional accessories from the Galaxy app store. 
7 Tap “Next” and then “Done” once you’ve finished customizing your Emoji.
8 Your Emoji will now be in the “AR emojis” section.

Top tip: Try changing the shooting “mode” and play around with the new display features like Mask, Body Tracking and Motion Figure.

Personalize messages with your emoji
AR Emoji GIFs in Messages app

Open the Messages app and create a new message.


Touch the "Enter message" field and when the on-screen keyboard appears tap the Stickers icon. Here you’ll see stickers and gifs of your very own emoji.


Select your desired emoji, and then tap the Send icon to share with your friends.

Delete emojis

Follow the below steps to delete an emoji.

1 Open the camera and then tap “AR Emoji” at the top of the screen.
2 Tap and hold the emoji you want to delete and then tap the red delete icon.
3 Tap “Delete” again to confirm you want to delete the selected emoji.

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