View Poll Results: What do you feel about Touchwiz

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  • Touchwiz is functional , I can't give it up

    2 14.29%
  • Touchwiz is horrible POS I have ever used

    1 7.14%
  • Nothing to complain

    8 57.14%
  • Touchwiz is ugly and I don't want to trade off design

    2 14.29%
  • Other

    1 7.14%
  1. Sanjay Chandra's Avatar
    Just curious.
    03-13-2014 08:25 PM
  2. Isc73's Avatar
    IMO it's pretty good. I wish that we could customize more such as the way the wallpapers work. I also can't wait for the UI changes seen on the Note Pro 12.2, and the galaxy s5. Hopefully they come out for the current phones and tablets (note 3, s4).

    Sent from my SM-N900T using Tapatalk
    03-13-2014 08:44 PM
  3. graysonk95's Avatar
    As far as the look and features, it's allright.
    I've been using Nova Launcher Prime for a few months and prefer it for all of its customization. Plus you can still retain the Touchwiz 'look' if you so please.

    Posted via Android Central App
    03-14-2014 04:52 PM
  4. toober's Avatar
    Eh, it's there, I'm there. As long as it works and opens the apps when i want it to, it's ok.
    03-14-2014 07:23 PM
  5. electricpete's Avatar
    +1 nova.

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I337 using Tapatalk
    03-14-2014 09:13 PM
  6. UJ95x's Avatar
    UI is OK. I don't think it's ugly like others claim, or too colorful. It's not the best, but it's certainly not the worst.
    The performance though, is worse than it should be considering the specs on their flagships. TouchWiz is the reason for that, and I think it should be trimmed down and improved. Hope the GS5 does that

    Sent from my Galaxy S4 running SlimKat 4.4.2
    03-14-2014 09:32 PM
  7. benhaube's Avatar
    UI is OK. I don't think it's ugly like others claim, or too colorful. It's not the best, but it's certainly not the worst.
    The performance though, is worse than it should be considering the specs on their flagships. TouchWiz is the reason for that, and I think it should be trimmed down and improved. Hope the GS5 does that

    Sent from my Galaxy S4 running SlimKat 4.4.2
    It won't

    Sent from my SCH-I545 using AC Forums mobile app
    03-15-2014 09:47 AM
  8. UJ95x's Avatar
    It won't

    Sent from my SCH-I545 using AC Forums mobile app
    You're basing that off of what? The Note 3 performed fairly well, and the S5 has better specs, which is why I think it'll be better
    03-15-2014 10:25 AM
  9. alexcolka's Avatar
    Graphically is good what I hate is the jerky animations.

    Sent from my GT-I9500 using Tapatalk
    03-15-2014 11:57 AM
  10. graysonk95's Avatar
    Touchwiz launcher is only partially to blame for how poorly the phone performs.
    Compare stock Android on the Google Play S4 to our bloated excuse for Android and the performance difference is easily noticeable.
    I love Samsung and like the features Touchwiz offers, but the performance drop just isn't worth it. My next Galaxy S will surely be the Google Play edition.

    Posted via Android Central App
    03-16-2014 10:56 AM
  11. Sanjay Chandra's Avatar
    Touchwiz launcher is only partially to blame for how poorly the phone performs.
    Compare stock Android on the Google Play S4 to our bloated excuse for Android and the performance difference is easily noticeable.
    I love Samsung and like the features Touchwiz offers, but the performance drop just isn't worth it. My next Galaxy S will surely be the Google Play edition.

    Posted via Android Central App
    Really ?

    You will buy GPE only for the sake of smooth scrolling homescreens ?

    03-16-2014 11:08 AM
  12. richtd's Avatar
    Will the Galaxy S4 get the Galaxy S5's new UI?
    03-16-2014 03:09 PM
  13. blademael's Avatar
    +1 nova.

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I337 using Tapatalk
    Another one for Nova, more responsive and I like some themes for Nova better

    sent by my Galaxy S4
    03-16-2014 03:15 PM
  14. Tsepz_GP's Avatar
    Nothing to complain about here. I've been happy with TouchWiz since my Galaxy S2, I thoroughly enjoyed it in my GS3 and same on my GS4, it's functional, its fast and helps with productivity with its S Memo, S Planner, Multi window multi task and memory clipboard amongst other things, I also appreciate the built-in Yahoo! Stocks and News apps, and the TW Music player with all it's customisation reminds me of the Nokia Nseries Music Player that was also so highly customisable to what I want.

    I've tried NovaLauncher, GO Launcher, ADW Launcher, Apex Launcher, Holo Launcher, LauncherPro etc... I've tried the best of them, and as happy as I was with some, they just didn't totally do it for me.
    03-17-2014 01:37 PM
  15. graysonk95's Avatar
    You will buy GPE only for the sake of smooth scrolling homescreens ?

    Yes, nothing aggravates me more than the lag fits these phones go through which seems to impact home screen performance the most, plus something always gets butchered in our updates and there's no fix for months, if ever.

    I buy Samsung phones for the hardware (removable battery and microSD support too), not the UI or useless features they cram on. If others didn't feel the same as I do, the GPE wouldn't exist in the first place.
    Granted, stock Android isn't as pretty as Touchwiz, but looks really don't matter when you have to reboot 2-3 times a day because you're stuck in a lag fit.

    Posted via Android Central App
    03-17-2014 03:13 PM
  16. nra_luke's Avatar
    Another one for Nova, more responsive and I like some themes for Nova better

    sent by my Galaxy S4
    Nova is my go-to.

    Sent from my SGH-M919 using Tapatalk
    03-17-2014 04:47 PM
  17. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    TouchWiz is also the reason why the OS is at a gluttonous 8 GB.

    From a Sprint Moto X using AC Forums app
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    03-17-2014 04:49 PM
  18. ellisroy's Avatar
    Touchwiz sucks. Used apex on old phone and now use next 3d launcher with holo lockscreen and holo notifications. All i want is speed and memory. Could care less about the other features. May if i could use them with another launcher i would explore their features

    Posted via Android Central App
    03-17-2014 05:03 PM

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