How to Create and Send Audio Message on Galaxy S20

Need help on how to create and send audio message on Galaxy S20? If so, then this post is for you. Here’s a quick guide on how to get started with the Galaxy S20 audio messaging feature.

Modern smartphones, particularly flagship devices do come with tons of new features and advanced services. Among these new and advanced features is the ability to process multimedia messages. This means you can send not only plain text but also messages with images and audio files. The feature to create and send audio messages on the new Samsung Galaxy S20 is what this post tackles. Read on to view for more detailed instructions on how to create and send your very first audio message on your new Samsung smartphone.

Steps to create and send audio message on Galaxy S20

Time Needed : 4 minutes

The following steps demonstrate the standard process of creating and sending audio message on the new Samsung Galaxy S20 smartphone. This should serve as a quick reference, especially to those who are still new to the Android platform. And to make it more comprehensive, I’ve also included visual representations in the form of screenshots depicting the individual steps. Feel free to refer to this guide whenever you need some input on how to get started with the Galaxy S20's audio messaging feature.

  1. Open the Messages app from the Home screen, to get started.

    The Messages app icon is found among the main icons at the bottom of the Home screen.

    send audio message on galaxy s20 - messages app icon

  2. From the Messages main screen, tap the Compose icon.

    This icon is represented by the bubble message inside a blue circle. Tapping this icon will open the text editor wherein you can type the message body.

    send audio message on galaxy s20 - compose message icon

  3. On the New conversation screen (text editor), indicate the contact details in the Recipient field.

    You can input the contact's name or phone number of the recipient.
    If the recipient is from your contacts list, enter the name then select the contact from the search result.

    send audio message on galaxy s20 - enter recipient

  4. After selecting contact as recipient, tap the Next button at the bottom right corner of the screen.

    This will move the cursor to the message body section.

    send audio message on galaxy s20 - next button

  5. Tap and hold the Microphone icon to begin recording your audio message.

    The microphone icon is found among other icons beneath the Enter Message text field.
    If prompted to give Messages app the appropriate permissions, following the onscreen prompts to continue.

    send audio message on galaxy s20 - microphone icon

  6. Utter or dictate your message to the recipient.

    The microphone icon at the lower center of the screen indicates that your audio/voice message is recorded. You can also tap to pause, if necessary. Just be sure not to cover the phone's microphone.

    send audio message on galaxy s20 - dictate message

  7. When you're done dictating your message, tap the Send icon on the mid-right side of the screen.

    You will see that the audio file is sent or delivered to the specified recipient just like how other messages appear when delivered or sent successfully.

    send audio message on galaxy s20 - send button

Tools
  • Android 10, One UI 2.0
Materials
  • Galaxy S20

Follow the same steps if you’d like to create and send another audio message to other people.

And that’s how you create and send audio message on a Galaxy S20 smartphone. Please keep posted for more comprehensive guides, tips, and tricks on how to make the most of your Samsung Galaxy S20 and other new Galaxy devices. 

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