Samsung has integrated most secure locks on its two new devices – Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus. Hence, users can simply set Iris scanner, face recognition, or intelligent scan on Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus to keep their devices protected. They can even change screen lock type on Galaxy S9 and S9+.

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There are five types of regular screen locks and three types of biometric protection screen lock type available in Galaxy S9 and S9+. Hence, you can quickly set any kind of lock screen from these eight option to keep you all information safe. To change Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus’s screen lock type, you should complete the initial set up process of all these lock screens first, and then you can change the lock screen type. Let’s find out how to do it!

How to Change Screen Lock Type on Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

How to Change Screen Lock Type on Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus

Step #1. Launch Settings app on your Galaxy S9 Smartphone.

Step #2. Tap on “Lock screen and security”.

Step #3. Next, select “Screen lock type”.

Step #4. Under the Biometrics, turn toggle on next to the lock screen type you want to set or change.

Set Up a Screen Lock Type on Galaxy S9 or S9 PlusYou can get here Swipe, Pattern, PIN, None, Intelligent Scan, Face, Fingerprints, and Iris.

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Moreover, you can also add extra protection by setting secure lock under the Secure Lock Settings. Here’s how to do it.

Note: To use this secure lock, you should already set the screen lock.

Step #1. Go to SettingsLock screen and security.

Step #2. Next, tap on “Secure lock settings”.

Step #3. Here you can see Make pattern visible, Lock automatically, Lock instantly with power key, Auto factory reset, and Lock network and security.

Set Secure Lock Settings on Galaxy S9 or S9 PlusTurn on the toggle to next to any of these lock screen options to enable secure lock screen on Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus.

That’s it!

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Once after following above steps, you beloved Galaxy S9 or S9 Plus will get protected. Well, most of the people overwhelmed with the new Intelligent Scan unlock. What about you? Did you like it too? Share your experience in the comments or on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.