Bixby Button and How to UseWhether your old phone is an Android, iOS, BlackBerry or Windows Mobile device, upgrading to a Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ smartphone on easy way move with Smart Switch. Download Bixby app for the fastest way to control your connected devices.
The Galaxy S8 available now on the market pre order and buy to feel new performance and the most new features. Bixby button allocated on the Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ below the volume button. You can compare Bixby vs Siri and share with us about an intelligent personal assistant developed by Samsung.
Bixby makes a new way to interact with your phone. Samsung Bixby manual : Just push the Bixby button on Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ getting things done has never been easier. Bixby knows your phone’s apps and how to use them.
It's comes with three parts, known as Bixby Voice, Bixby Vision and Bixby Home. With Bixby Voice, the user can trigger to Bixby by simply calling it or pressing and holding on the button allocated below the volume rocker.
Bixby Vision is built-in into the camera app and can "see" what one can see as it is essentially an augmented reality camera that can identify objects in real time and then search for them on various services and purchase them. Bixby can also translate text, read QR codes and recognize landmarks.
Bixby Home can be found by swiping to the right from the home screen. It is a vertically scrolling list of a bunch of information that Bixby can interact with. One could find stuff like weather, fitness activity, buttons for controlling their smart home gadgets, and more
It knows all your custom devices, so all you have to do is ask. Tell Bixby exactly what you want done, by read first this Samsung Bixby manual / user guide instusction below:
- Press Bixby button
- Tap Gear to Bixby Settings
- Choose Bixby settings feature :
- Cards on Lock Screen
- Samsung Interactive and Customized Service for Bixby
- Supported apps
- Legal Information
- About Bixby Home
- Samsung Account log-in and data network connection (Wi-Fi or data network) are required to use this service.
- User interface design can be updated.
After you setup Bixby, and modify settings you can use it to search using your voice like
- Press Bixby Button and say “Galaxy S8 Plus Manual” and Bixby will do the best result.
If you tell Bixby “When I say ‘Goodnight’ turn off the lights and start the dishwasher,” Bixby will create a mode that does just that. Access Bixby Home and do as you ask.
Connect your Samsung Smart Home devices with Bixby so you can use you phone to controll all home apliance, such as Fan, TV, AC, Light, Washing Machine, CCTV and other equipment.
Bixby Picture Search
Bixby lives inside your Camera, Gallery and Internet to give you a deeper understanding of what you’re looking at.
- Just tap the Vision icon in your viewfinder and Bixby will serve up contextual icons: translation, QR code detection, landmark recognition or shopping. Service availability may vary by country.
Quickly access your favorite apps and content in a tap or swipe. Bixby learns your routine, so you’ll always have the right content ready when you need it. From your recent messages and upcoming events, to your next Uber ride and daily news, Bixby pulls the most important information from different apps, so you can accomplish more from a single screen.
Get reminded when and where you need to. Bixby is built into your favorite apps, so setting up reminders based on time and location is easy. Reminders can include specific content like a video you want to watch when you get home.
Bixby for older Samsung Phones
These Bixby flagships was first AI assistant, what remains to be seen is whether Samsung extends the Bixby privilege to older Samsung phones as well. For now, Official Samsung seems to have zero plans regarding the listing of Bixby on Google Play Store. However, a user, takerhbk on XDA Developer Forums might have a breakthrough for those who want Bixby assistant on Galaxy S7 device.
On the forum which led to many users trying it out and it seems like Samsung Galaxy S7 devices running Android 7.0 Nougat could run Bixby unofficially on their phone.Any Samsung phone running Android Nougat can try the method to get Bixby unofficially on their device. But, before proceeding ahead with the instructions, we would like to warn our users about the third-party downloads. It is highly recommended to do ample research before getting on with the step-by-step process.
Un Official Samsung Bixby
Tutorial to get Bixby App for older devices from un official Bixby:
- Install the S8 launcher and Bixby APK (Mirror).
- Open S8 launcher and go to the settings by long pressing on home screen.
- Activate Bixby and Reboot.
- Swipe left on your home screen to access Bixby.