For some of us who own a Samsung Galaxy S8 or a Galaxy S8+ Plus, it is imperative to know how to close and switch apps. By doing this, you stop apps from running in the background thereby saving your data and battery. Recently, Samsung introduced a new way to close and switch apps on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus.
If you want to change apps, for instance between Facebook and Twitter, all you have to do is just press on the new soft key on your Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus. Here are procedures you can use to close and switch apps on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus.
How you close and switch apps on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus
- Switch on your smartphone
- Press the soft key below your phone’s screen
- Select the app that you want to close or switch
- Then thumbnail either to the left or right to close an app that you don’t need anymore.
After you complete the above procedure, then you will able to switch between applications on your smartphone. In addition, you can view the memory usage of every app once you get on the screen to switch apps on Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus. This allows you to check which apps are using up most of your phone’s memory as well as close those running apps that you are no longer using. Just tap the buttons on the bottom right and left.