Wednesday, June 7, 2017

If you’re sick of accidentally pushing the Bixby button on your Galaxy S8, you need this case

If you’re sick of accidentally activating Bixby by pressing the dedicated physical key on the left-hand side of your Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+, you may want to donate a few bucks to back this project over on Kickstarter, which aims to put an end to your frustration.

Read more: [Poll] Are you unhappy that Samsung won’t allow remapping of the Bixby button?

As you can see from the image below, the solution is essentially a case that covers the Bixby button; a pretty ingenious answer to a problem that should never have been there in the first place, especially when you consider pricing for the Galaxy S8 starts at $724.99.

Anti Bixby

For those unaware, Bixby Voice was originally intended to launch in the UK and US alongside the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ back in April, but it only went live in South Korea, as Samsung’s reportedly been having trouble teaching the assistant English.