How to use AR Emoji

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 personalisation features, giving you a much more realistic emoji.

AR Emoji GIF of dancing man
Create a new emoji
1 Open the camera.
2 Tap "More".
Tap More in the camera menu
3 Tap “AR Zone”.
AR Zone is selected on a Galaxy smartphone
4 Tap "AR Emoji Camera".
AR Emoji camera is selected on a Galaxy smartphone
5 Tap the + icon.
Add a new AR emoji icon is selected
6 When you’re ready, take a selfie.
Take a selfie to create an AR emoji
7 Select one of the icons, then tap “Next”.
8 Start customising:

  • Profile: Give your emoji a name.      
  • Looks: Here you can customise 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.
9 Tap “Next” and then “All done” once you’ve finished customising your Emoji.
Next is selected in the AR Emoji window
10 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.

Personalise messages with your emoji
AR Emoji GIFs in Messages app
1 Open the “Messages” app and create a new message.
Messages icon
2 Tap the enter message field.
Enter message field is selected on a Galaxy smartphone
3 Tap the Stickers icon.
The stickers icon can be found in the messages toolbar
4 Tap My Emoji icon.
The My Emoji icon is selected on a Galaxy smartphone
5 Select your desired emoji, and then tap “Send” to share with your friends.
6 Alternatively, you can create your own sticker using your My Emoji. Tap the + icon, then tap "Get started".
Get started option is selected on a Galaxy smartphone
Delete emojis

Follow the below steps to delete an emoji.

1 Open the camera.
2 Tap "More".
3 Tap “AR Zone”.
4 Tap "AR Emoji Camera".
5 Tap the Settings icon.
The settings icon can be found at the top left hand side of the screen in the AR Emoji camera menu
6 Tap "Manage emojis".
Manage emojis menu is selected in the AR Emoji Camera settings menu
7 Select the emoji you wish to delete, then tap "Delete". Tap "OK" to confirm.
All emojis saved to your device are displayed on-screen

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