1. ponces

    Thread [RECOVERY][UNOFFICIAL] SHRP for Galaxy A40

    #include <std_disclaimer.h> /* * Your warranty is... still valid? * * I am not responsible for bricked devices, dead SD cards, * thermonuclear war, or you getting fired because the alarm app failed. Please * do some research if you have any concerns about features included in this Recovery *...
  2. spannernick

    Thread Problem with Bluetooth on Galaxy A40

    I have a problem with my bluetooth on my Samsung Galaxy A40, I have to have it in my top pocket of my coat for it to connect to my bluetooth headset properly, if I put it in my trouser pocket then it connects but acts like it not connected so it see it but can't sent the audio to it so sends it...
  3. S

    Thread Samsung Galaxy A40 Screen mirroring (is there a way?)

    I have a Samsung Galaxy A40 which the screen is completely smashed/unresponsive and so I am looking for a way to do screen mirroring to the tv/monitor. Is there a way? If so what feature do I need on the adaptor/cable to ensure it works for this? If you know of a device, preferably with extra...
  4. S

    Thread Ultimate Q Rom A40

    Utimate Q Rom lots of under the hood tweaks camera has been redone great battery based off stock very debloated Rom Download kernel added to rom kernel source thanks to...
  5. physwizz

    Thread Installing GSIs on the A40

    This will work on the A40 as well.
  6. P

    Thread (NON-ROOT) DEBLOAT SAMSUNG A40 (about 90 packages disable)

    ---Stock Android 10 | OneUI 2.0-- HOW TO: 0- Notes: -Done on my SM-A405FN -This is for NON-ROOTED phones. -List made according to my needs. -Just playing on the safe side here, if anything goes wrong, you just have to enable it again. Simple. (Unlike uninstall). -On my laptop it only...
  7. R

    Thread Samsung Galaxy A40 telegram group

    Hey guys, hope you all doing well I noticed a40 community is fairly small compare to other devices ? and i thought a telegram group would be much easier and faster to get news or any help if any of us needed. mod edit - link removed
  8. D

    Thread Android 10 batterylife

    So did anyone else get terrible batterylife with andeoid 10? I went from 8h SOT to about 5h. Am thinking of downgrading cause before it was the best phone ive ever had
  9. D

    Thread WiFi very slow on LineageOS 17 (Samsung Galaxy A40)

    WiFi is incredibly slow on the A40 GSI rom. LTE works completely fine, but WiFi is really slow. I can hardly load youtube videos on 144p without having it stop to load more. Any idea how to fix this?
  10. D

    Thread Galaxy a40 Android 10 downgrade to 9

    hello everyone here. its posible to downgrade galaxy a40 FROM 10 to 9 pie? thanks
  11. Lenny Bard

    Thread Android 10 is here !

    I just saw on Sammobile that some firmwares based on Android 10 has just been released for the A405F/FN/FM ! Maybe some of you have received the update ?
  12. D

    Thread LineageOS 17 GSI Rom working on A40 Confirmed

    Hi. Just wanted to say that LineageOS 17 is indeed working on my Samsung Galaxy A40. By wiping everything except internal storage and flashing the A/B image of LineageOS 17, I got it working on my A40. The only problem is that: 1. USB OTG does not work. 2. File transfers does not work. 3. WiFi...
  13. L

    Thread Samsung galaxy A40 does not start

    Hi everyone, I have the following problem with Samsung A40 SM-A405FN: (phone from Polish distribution) When trying to start the phone hangs on the first screen (Samsung Galaxy A40 secured by Knox) ​​and does not even go to the "scratching" logo of Samsung. I have already tried many options...
  14. D

    Thread Samsung Galaxy A40 LineageOS Rom?

    The GSI rom should be supported but it does not work. Are there any custom roms that support the A40?

    Thread Smart Capture on Galaxy A40

    Hi, Did you manage to get the smart capture feature when doing a screenshot on your Samsung Galaxy A40 ? This feature gives the option to crop, re-size, modify your screenshot. On mine, it's missing. A read a similar topic on a Galaxy A50 threads, but one of the last system update bring back...
  16. ponces

    Thread [RECOVERY][UNOFFICIAL] TWRP for Galaxy A40

    <Moderator Edit> Content removed by OP request.
  17. ponces

    Thread [RECOVERY][OFFICIAL] TWRP for Galaxy A40 [A405FN]

    Team Win Recovery Project 3.6.1 Special Notes: DON'T FORGET TO ENABLE "OEM UNLOCK" (located in Developers options) KNOX will be tripped once you flash custom binaries to your phone. Your warranty may be voided. However this may not affect you if your country forces Samsung to provide...
  18. tonyparker10

    Thread Adapt to A40? I would like to know if anyone is interested in adapting this ROM for A50 to A40. I dont know how but if somebody could adapt this rom it would be great
  19. tonyparker10

    Thread LightROM Galaxy A40? I would like to know if anyone is interested in adapting this ROM for A50 to A40. I dont know how but if somebody could adapt this rom it would be great :good:
  20. F

    Thread Horrible night photos

    Hi guys, tonight i tried to take some night photos , and made me feel that i was in 2002... An iphone user was next to me and his photos where so bright an clear and mine where in total darkness... I couldnt beleive the difference... Is it actually so bad at night? Or i did something wrong with...
  21. A

    Thread Samsung Galaxy A40

    Hello, I just wanted to know if there is any custom rom for Galaxy a40 in development. Lineage or some other custom rom. So If you have any information about that I would be happy if you share it with me.
  22. F

    Thread Galaxy A40 [SM-A405FN] Bluetooth pairing lost if rooted ? here is the solution

    I was wondering why on my A40 rooted each time i had to re-paire every bluetooth device and so, the smart lock wasn't working... I found a magisk module that solved my issue : Magisk libsecure storage companion module description just go to magisk manager,then the three dots on top left, then...
  23. co4

    Thread Samsung a40 BTU flashed with H3G

    I recently acquired a a40 as a temporary phone it was a BTU version and I was stuck on a older security patch. I followed a guide to flash October patch but I've somehow flashed three (3) branding on the phone.... It's not a deal breaker as I'm on three. Knox isn't tripped and my settings now...
  24. adel pro

    Thread AdaptiveBrightnessGo on Galaxy A40

    I have a problem with AdaptiveBrightnessGo, drain battery of my phone. What can i do? It's the first phone when i have this problem
  25. tys0n

    Thread A30 / A40 Screen Recorder [TWRP]

    I made this zip for A40 but I got confirmed it works on A30 as well. Flash in TWRP, reboot. Check your quick setting tiles for screen recorder. To access settings, long press tile. (tap label for screen shot/screen record doesn't seem to work though)
  26. W

    Thread Alternative back cover for A40?

    I'm completely NOT a fan of glass/glastic/shiny backs on my phones, so I was wondering if anybody has seen a replacement matte/semi-rubber back cover for the Samsung A40? I've seen millions of original looking shiny ones on Aliexpress and ebay but nothing that looks a bit more like the back of a...
  27. fahadali2315

    Thread [RECOVERY][UNOFFICIAL] TWRP for Galaxy A40

    Team Win Recovery Project 3.3.1 Exynos ONLY. In NO way it is compatible with Snapdragon variants including but not limited to American(U/A/T/P/V), Chinese(0/8/6), Hong Kong(0), Japanese(SC-*), Canadian(W) variants. Special Notes: 1. DON'T FORGET TO ENABLE "OEM UNLOCK" (located in Developers...
  28. bostro

    Thread Samsung Galaxy A40: incoming calls without screen on

    Hi all, i'm new with Samsung Galaxy A40. When receiving a call, the screen doesn't wake up, if a press power button in the lock screen i have not the incoming call window, i have to unlock the screen and go to notification bar to answer. Is it normal? How can i have the incoming call window...
  29. N

    Thread galaxy a40 gcam port

    is there any gcam for a40 with hdr working? also is there any telegram group for this device?
  30. A

    Thread Galaxy A40 shows signal strength without SIM-cards in Android Notification Bar

    I have a brand new Samsung Galaxy A40. It displays constantly the symbol/icon for signal reception/strenght with varying bars in the upper Android Notification Bar. No SIM-card is inserted. Does it know eSIM? Never...
  31. J

    Thread Remove Galaxy A40 bloatware

    I have just acquired a Samsung Galaxy A40 phone. In my opinion, it has one of the best size/price/performance ratios on the market, reason why I bough it. However, one very sad point about it is that there is still no LineageOS or any other custom ROMs to this phone, forcing myself to stick to...
  32. C

    Thread A40 how to change CSC?

    Helo, is there a way to change CSC without change KNOX status? Have you seen any documentation to do this? Or linked necessery files? What CSC is preffered if I need call recording option on call menu? thank you update: based on a nice answer from another topic, I think its possible, because...
  33. tys0n

    Thread Galaxy A40 [SM-A405FN] Bootlogo mod.

    Hi. Got my A40 rooted and wasen't happy about the look of the boot logo & warning text, so I did some changes to it. WARNING: THIS WILL TRIP KNOX SO DON'T FLASH UNLESS YOU KNOW WHAT YOU'RE DOING. THIS IS MEANT FOR USERS THAT UNLOCKED BOOTLOADER AND GOT KNOX WARRANTY BIT BLOWN ALREADY UPDATE...
  34. tys0n

    Thread Galaxy A40 Partition list.

    $ ls -al /dev/block/platform/13500000.dwmmc0/by-name total 0 drwxr-xr-x 2 root root 680 2019-07-08 13:45 . drwxr-xr-x 3 root root 780 2019-07-08 13:45 .. lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 21 2019-07-08 13:45 boot -> /dev/block/mmcblk0p15 lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 20 2019-07-08 13:45 bota0 ->...
  35. G

    Thread Samsung A40 - Blinking Light Under Selfie Camera

    When I unlock my phone from the lock screen, sometimes there is a blinking light underneath the selfie camera behind the screen. It flashes constantly until I lock and unlock my screen again. Is it a defective screen? The phone is brand new.
  36. tonyparker10

    Thread Galaxy A40 Always on Display best alternative! Working 100%

    Hi everyone, after searching on german forums, xda and youtube i found this app It is great cause it have a lot of options and in one you can select that AOD only turns on when a new notification comes For now it didnt consume...
  37. wolfensg

    Thread A40 missing notifications when phone locked

    Problem getting notifications from apps (Probably may occur on other devices with OneUI as I found on S9 forum) Issue: Whenever the device goes into sleep (screen turned off, at least 10 minute period passes) I no longer receive notifications from various apps like Gmail, Whatsapp, Messenger...
  38. bilatche

    Thread A40 : how to be visually warned about notifications?

    hi everyone, How to be visually warned about notifications on the Galaxy A40? (notification led? Always on display?) Is it planned by samsung an update to enable a solution? thanks,
  39. M

    Thread One week with the Galaxy A40

    Just a few thoughts on the A40 after one weeks use. Previously had a Oneplus 3t (with broken front). What I like: -Super lite, only 140g. -Small but still decent size screen (5.9inches) due to the 85% screen to body ratio. -Cheap. -Very nice Super Amoled display. -UI (Samsung One UI is a HUGE...
  40. osstis

    Thread Samsung Galaxy A40 - battery life here

    I'm user of A40 2 days now. Just about battery and my settings. Yesterday unplug my phone 100% at 5.30am then Google maps for navigation 2.5 hrs, YouTube 0.5hr, Chrome 1hr plus Facebook, messanger, a bit of calls and txt, playing with themes and customize homescreen. At 3.30am with 28% battery...
  41. copeppe

    Thread Samsung A40 how to root

    There aren't yet news about root methods for this phone? There is a working twrp for the new A40 phone?