Galaxy A Series ‘Fun Mode’ Reaches 2.5 Billion Uses – Samsung Newsroom India

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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. today revealed that Fun Mode[1]a feature that integrates Snapchat’s AR lenses[2] in the Galaxy A series’ own camera app[3]has been used more than 2.5 billion times[4] since it was first released in 2021.

With Fun Mode, Galaxy A series users can take photos and videos from their own camera app, applying fun and quirky lenses to create funny and unique content at any time to share with friends or upload to social media.

Fun Mode is the result of Samsung and Snap’s philosophy of using the latest technology to deliver enjoyable camera experiences. Fun Mode is powered by Snap’s Camera Kit, enabling businesses and developers to bring the power of Snap’s augmented reality to their own apps. Now, Fun Mode has also been extended to Galaxy F and M series devices.[5].

“Galaxy users are constantly looking for new ways to express their creativity,” says Woncheol Chai, Executive Vice President and Head of MX Business Experience Planning Team at Samsung Electronics. “Samsung is constantly innovating to empower users to do more of what they love. That’s why we continue to grow our partnership with Snap, one of the largest and most creative augmented reality platforms, so we can explore new enhancements and bring one of the best camera experiences to more users.”

In addition to the Galaxy A series, Samsung has also brought its camera capabilities to the Snapchat app on flagship Galaxy devices, allowing users to enjoy better resolution, along with innovative features like super night super zoom, to that can capture impressive, high-quality content.

[1] Availability of Fun Mode may vary depending on device and region.

[2] Snapchat is a trademark of Snap Inc. Availability of Snapchat AR Lenses may vary by device and region.

[3] Available on select Galaxy A models.

[4] Source: Snap Inc. internal data (March 15, 2021 – August 22, 2022).

[5] Available on select Galaxy M and F models.

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