Most of the Android smartphones now come with default app icons badges, unread counts, missed call counts and more. Your Samsung Galaxy S10 device’s notification panel can easily fill up with notifications and icon badges. Even the home screen app drawer will also get full with numbered icon badges. Here is the guide on how to disable app icon badges and unread counts on Galaxy S10.
If you don’t clear those notifications, it will take up the whole notification panel and home screen app icons as well. Those icon badges can be annoying sometimes for you. But Samsung offers you to disable app icon badges and unread counts on Galaxy S10 simply. But before going to the steps, let’s take a look at the device specifications.
Samsung Galaxy S10 Specifications
- Display: 6.1-inch Super AMOLED Dynamic Display (Corning Gorilla Glass 6)
3,040 x 1,440 resolution, a 19:9 aspect ratio
- Processor: 8nm octa-core Exynos 9820 / 7nm octa-core Snapdragon 855
- RAM: 8GB
- Storage: 128/512GB (up to 512GB MicroSD)
- Rear Cameras:
16MP f/2.2 ultrawide +
12MP f/1an .5 and f/2.4 dual pixel with OIS
- Front Camera:
10MP f/1.9 dual pixel
- Software: Android 9 Pie based on One UI
- Battery: 3,400 mAh
- Wireless charging: Fast Wireless Charging 2.0
Wireless Power Share
- Security: Embedded Ultrasonic fingerprint scanner. 2D face unlock
- Connectivity: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5
Steps to Disable App Icon Badges and Unread Counts on Galaxy S10
In order to disable app icon badges on your Galaxy S10, follow the below steps:
- Open device Settings > tap on Notifications.
- Turn on the toggle of App icon badges. [Make sure to clear all the previous app badge notifications]
- You can also set the icon badges with the number or without number if you want.
This is how you can Disable App Icon Badges and Unread Counts on Galaxy S10 device easily. The only red dot icon will look more pleasing to eyes if you set the app icon badges without number. You can leave it as it is or changes it according to your preference.