How to Change Language on Samsung Galaxy Phone & Tablet

Samsung Language Settings

Samsung Language Settings: In this guide check out how to Change Language on Samsung Phones & Galaxy tablets.

Not all speak English, so the need for a phone in their native language is required. Here is the guide to changing the language on Samsung Android Phones to Spanish, Mandarin, German, Hindi, Arabic, or Portuguese.

Not all people speak or talk English, the language which comes pre-installed on the device. You will be surprised by statistics that English is the third most spoken language in the world. There are about 955 million native Mandarin speakers, 405 million people who speak Spanish, 310 million people speak Hindi, 295 million people speak Arabic and 215 million speak Portuguese. So there is definitely a need wherein people can change the language on their phones to whatever they want.

Further many senior citizens are not adept at using smartphones because it's a new thing to them and some might don't know English. Many prefer them in their own language, too.

Samsung Language Settings

A lot of many OEMs have incorporated native languages on devices apart from English, and Android phones do come with such options.

Here is how you can change the language on your existing Samsung Galaxy Phones -

  • From your phone, head to Settings.
  • Tap on Language & Input.
  • Now click on Language.
  • Through this option, you will now have the list of languages available to change. This comes as pre-installed by OEM.
  • Select the change of your choice and the device will change all the text Settings to your choice.

Most Samsung Android phones support changing languages too, and the following languages are available for the devices sold in the USA -

  • English (US)
  • English (UK)
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • & Many More

If you again need to change the language, you can do it too. Just follow the same process and select the language of your choice. If you factory reset your phone, then the language settings on Samsung will get the default, i.e., it will get reset to English language or country-specific by default.

On the user manual, it's clearly mentioned what languages the phone supports.

Here is the video explaining the steps in the Samsung language change process -

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In the particular example, we have taken the Samsung Galaxy J1 SM-100H smartphone [Indian Retail unit] as the example. Settings may vary on your Samsung device. It works on the following Samsung mobiles -

  • Samsung Galaxy S21/S22/S20, Galaxy S10
  • Samsung Galaxy Note 20, Note 10, Note 9/Note
  • Galaxy A51/A41/A31/A21/A11
  • Galaxy M51/M41/M31/M21/M11
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So that's the Samsung language settings. Do check out for more on Samsung phones on our website.

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How to Change Language on Samsung Galaxy Phones
In this guide check out how to Change Language on Samsung Android Phones to Spanish, French or Mexican or any other of your choice.
Yogesh Khetani
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This post was published on April 1, 2024 11:45 AM

Yogesh Khetani: Yogesh, with over 12 years in mobile technology, shares the latest smartphone insights and how-to guides. His digital journey began with Electronics and Communication Engineering studies, allowing him to express his love for technology and gadgets in a more impactful way with the widest reach.