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Changing Name On Samsung Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8 Plus

The latest Galaxy S8 smartphone is a real monster of smartphones. With the display curves further away into the sides of the device than you could ever imagine, the device still remains as compact as possible. A subtle curve on the front part of your smartphone makes it feel extra smooth in your hand, such that you could almost roll it around your palm. What you can be sure of is that there is simply so much that this device can offer to it prospective buyers.

If you actually connect your Galaxy S8 with your Bluetooth hands-free headset, what you will see is the device name of your smartphone displayed on the list of connecting items. The device name usually comes set by default so you may have already guessed what that name is: Samsung Galaxy S8+ Plus. However, if you wish to use another device name for your device, this article will help you do just that.

If you are probably thinking that this is not necessary, then you are not the only one. You join a very huge list of users who fail or postpone to offer their device a suitable name but tell you what, a day will come when you learn how important this is. To be more exact, it will come a time when you might need to pair your Bluetooth headset in a crowded place, then pinpointing your handset in such an environment will simply be an impossible task for you.

If you however wish to change your device’s name, follow our guidelines below.


Naming your Galaxy S8+ Plus

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Browse to About Device and press on the About Device option
  3. Press on the device name. if you can’t locate it then you could find this under the software update, legal information and status options
  4. Set a unique name for your handset
  5. Then hit the save button
  6. From then on, your device’s new name will be displayed when you try connecting to a Bluetooth device, using Wi-Fi, when sharing files and more.

After you follow the steps from above, you should know how to change name on Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus.


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