This popular app for the new Galaxy S10 phones makes the best use of Samsung's hole-punch camera when you're not taking selfies


energy ring on s10 plus 2

  • The app “Energy Ring” adds a ring of light to indicate battery level around the selfie camera cutout on Samsung’s latest Galaxy S10 phones. 
  • The app was recently updated to support the Galaxy S10 Plus, so it now supports all Galaxy S10 phones. 
  • Check out how to get a ring of light around your Galaxy S10’s selfie camera cutout with Energy Ring.

An app called “Energy Ring” designed for Samsung’s new Galaxy S10 phones is becoming popular, as it makes great use of the hole-punch camera cutout on Samsung’s Infinity-O display. 

Energy Ring activates the light strip that surrounds the hole-punch cutout to show you how much battery life your Galaxy S10 has. 

Just recently, the Energy Ring app added support for the Galaxy S10 Plus, which has a wider, pill-shaped cutout compared to the circular cutout on the Galaxy S10 and S10e. 

Check out how Energy Ring works:

SEE ALSO: Samsung says the Galaxy Fold is ‘durable’ for up to 200,000 folds, but it looks like creasing is going to be inevitable

First, install the free Energy Ring app from the Google Play Store.

You can tap or click on this link to get the Energy Ring app from Google’s Play Store.

Once in the app, tap the switch symbol on the top right of the app. It can be difficult to see if you don’t know what to look for.

The app will take you to the S10’s notifications access menu, where you simply need to tap the switch for Energy Ring.

See the rest of the story at Business Insider