• Software updates: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Use this page to identify software versions for the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active as well as details on recent software updates.   On this page: Identify the device's current software version Review software versio...
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  • Tech specs: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn about the key features and specifications of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Key features Specs     Key features 5.8" WQHD  sAMOLED Display 12 MP rear facing/ 8 MP front fa...
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  • Anti-theft: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    The Samsung Galaxy S8 Active has anti-theft and may affect how you are able to master reset the device.     Anti-theft  Turn on If a Google ID has already been set up (ex. Email, Play store, Chrome, etc...
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  • Backup & restore: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to back up and restore apps, contacts, photos, and data on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Back up apps Back up contacts Back up media & pictures Restore apps Restore contacts R...
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  • Battery life: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to save battery life on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Battery saving mode Battery saving mode settings Tips to save battery life     Battery saving mode From the Home scre...
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  • Bluetooth: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to connect to Bluetooth on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Pair Turn on / off     Pair From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray. Tap Settings &g...
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  • Device lock: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to lock and unlock the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Change password / PIN Turn on / off     Change password / PIN From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the A...
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  • Device resets: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to perform different device resets on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active using the menu or hardware keys.   On this page: Master reset from settings menu Master reset with hardware keys Reset network sett...
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  • Internal memory (RAM): Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to use the task manager and free up memory on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Manage memory Task manager View free memory     Manage memory  Restart device regularly Yo...
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  • Language: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to set the language on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.     Set language From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to open the Apps tray. Tap Settings > General management. Tap Language and...
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  • Mobile Device Unlock: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to use the Mobile Device Unlock code of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.     SIM unlock phone Determine if devices are eligible to be unlocked: Mobile Wireless Device Unlocking. From the Home screen,...
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  • Safe mode: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to use safe mode on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active using the hardware keys.   On this page: Turn on and use safe mode Turn off safe mode     Turn on and use safe mode Safe mode allows you to...
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  • Time & date: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to set up the time and date on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Auto-update time (NITZ) Set time & date     Auto-update time (NITZ) The default setting for your device is ...
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  • Wipe cache partition: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to wipe the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active using the hardware keys. If the device is not working correctly, you may need to master reset it and also clear the cache partition. These two resets clear different part...
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  • Liquid damage indicator (LDI): Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to read the liquid damage indicator (LDI) on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.     View LDI Remove the SIM/SD card tray from the device. View the images to read the label:  LDI Location  U...
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  • PUK code unlock: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to PUK unlock the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active. If you enter a PIN code incorrectly several times in a row, the device blocks you from attempting again and may also permanently damage your SIM card.   On t...
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  • SIM PIN: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to lock and unlock the SIM PIN on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Change SIM PIN Turn on / off SIM PIN     Change SIM PIN From the Home screen, swipe up on an empty spot to o...
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  • Battery: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Learn how to soft reset the battery on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   Soft reset This is a uni-body device with an internal battery that cannot be removed. If you need to remove and re-insert the battery to soft...
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  • Menu tree: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Use this page to view the menu settings and options available for the current software version of the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Connections Sounds and vibration Notifications Display Wallpap...
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  • Text to speech: Samsung Galaxy S8 Active

    Use these steps to use text to speech to have messages read out loud on the Samsung Galaxy S8 Active.   On this page: Set up TalkBack settings Text to speech settings Turn on TalkBack     Set up I...
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