//Samsung is kicking off its One UI 6 beta program

Samsung is kicking off its One UI 6 beta program

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Samsung is launching its beta program for One UI 6, its version of Android that’s based on Android 14. Key features for this next revision are a simplified design and more customization options.

On the design front, “many elements have been tweaked to create a more modern look and feel,” according to a press release from Samsung. That includes a new default font and new emoji you can use from the Samsung Keyboard. The company has also updated the look of the Quick Panel so that you can more easily get to commonly-used features.

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Two screenshots showing what you can expect in Samsung’s One UI 6.

As for customization, One UI 6 will let you choose specific lock screens that are tied to certain Modes…

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