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Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: How to Use Private Mode in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Private mode is one of privacy features in Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge that you can use to hide content in the Gallery app, Video app, Music app, Voice recorder app, and My Files app, that you want to keep private. All contents that you have moved to Private can only be seen while the private mode is enabled. You can use this feature if you often use your phone to store your personal files but don't want others see those files without your permission.


How to enable private mode?
As the example, we'll enable this feature when the screen lock type is set to PIN and fingerprints by using the following steps:
While the screen is unlocked, swipe down the top of the screen to open up the notification panel and then tap at the top right to go to the settings menu.
Scroll down the screen to find Privacy and safety, and then tap it.
Tap Private Mode.
Tap the ON/OFF switch to enable the private mode.
Place your finger on the fingerprint sensor on the Home key to verify your identity to enable the…

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: How to Enable Surround Effect in Music App in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Surround is a sound effect available in Music app in Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge that you can use to improve your experience when listening to the music with a headphone or a compatible Bluetooth headset. When this sound effect is enabled, your phone will recreate the effect of rich surround sound to create a reverb-like effect when playing music as if you're listening to the music in a room.


How to enable the surround effect in the Music app?
Assuming that you have connected your phone with a headphone or a compatible Bluetooth headset, you can turn on this feature by using the following steps:

Open the Music app and then play a song you want to listen to.Tap More at the top right and then select SoundAlive.
Tap the ON/OFF switch next to Surround to enable or disable this effect. When the switch turns means the surround effect is enabled and your phone will recreate the effect of rich surround sound when playing music.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: How to Enable Tube Amp Pro Effect in Music App in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Tube Amp Pro is a sound effect available in the Music app in Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge that you can use to improve your experience when listening to the music with a headphone or a compatible Bluetooth headset. When this sound effect is enabled, your phone will simulate the soft timbre of a tube amplifier when playing music to make it becomes warmer and softer.


How to enable the Tube Amp Pro effect in the Music app?
Assuming that you have connected your phone with a headphone or a compatible Bluetooth headset, you can turn on this feature by using the following steps:
Open the Music app and then play a song you want to listen to.Tap More at the top right and then select SoundAlive.
Tap the ON/OFF switch next to Tube Amp Pro to enable or disable this effect. When the switch turns means the Tube Amp Pro effect is enabled and your phone will simulate the soft timbre of a tube amplifier when playing music.

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: How to Take 3D Photos with Virtual Shot Mode in Camera App in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

If you'd like to have an easier way to show others about how an object looks like when it's viewed in different angles with a photo, you can use the virtual shot mode in the Camera app in Galaxy S7 Edge to take a photo of an object with the rear camera so you can view it in 3D. When you take a photo with this mode, the camera will take a series of photos while you're circling the phone around the object to create multi-directional views of the object.


How to take a 3D photo with the virtual shot mode in the Camera app?
You can do so by using the following steps:
Open the Camera app. By default, it uses the rear camera with the auto mode.Tap Mode and then tap Virtual shot to enable this mode.
Aim the camera to an object. To get a better result, make sure to place the object in the centre of the preview screen.Tap to start taking a 3D photo with the virtual shot mode and then move your phone around the object slowly in one direction(to left or right).
Keep moving your phone aro…

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge: How to Create and Edit a Slow Motion Video in Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow

Slow motion is a camera mode in the Camera app in Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge that you can use to record a video of a moving object at a high frame rate with the rear camera so you can view it in slow motion to make object movements or scenes within the video to be more attention grabbing or dramatic. If needed, you can edit your slow motion video to fit with your need, such as trim the beginning of the video or adjust the slow motion speed.


How to create a slow motion video in the Camera app?
You can do so by using the following steps:
Open the Camera app. By default, it uses the rear camera with the auto mode.Tap Mode and then tap Slow motion enable this mode.
Aim the camera to the object.Tap to start recording the video.
When you're finished, tap to stop recording the video.


How to edit a slow motion video in the Gallery app?
When needed, after creating a slow motion video, you can edit the video in the Gallery app to suit your need by using the following steps:
In the preview screen of…