The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones which were launched in March 2017 are now annoying the users with ads via push notifications. The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones are popular smartphones hitting the market showing off its sleek design along with top features providing the smoother user experience.
As the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ smartphones do not come at a budget-friendly cost the unwanted ads popping up on the device are bombarding the users with ads push notifications.
Many Galaxy S8 and S8+ have reported to Reddit and asked about the Samsung’s business practices as the users are constantly receiving the ads push notifications. The ads are hitting the devices through Samsung’s Game Launcher app which includes game management and optimizing service bloatware.
The Game Launcher app also send push notifications which are spamming the smartphone users with game related ads. The app is basically meant to improve the performance and reduce the battery usage during gaming sessions. One of the annoying ads is for the mobile game called Load Runner Classic which is available for Samsung’s Galaxy Apps and Google Play.
Samsung has yet not released any notification to stop the unwanted ads but some of the annoyed users have managed to disable the ads through Game Launcher. The users who wish to disable the game-related ads can follow the below steps:
First Open the Game Launcher app, view the main menu listing showing the playable titles, then click on the three-dot icon and view the settings. Here unselect the “Receiving Marketing Information” to disable the unwanted ads.
For the users who cannot find Game Launcher in their app list, they can enable it from game optimization and management by tapping Settings-> Advanced->Features->Games and then Enable Game Launcher. Then again follow the same steps which were mentioned earlier to disable ads received via Push notifications.
Game Launcher app is by default present in smartphones and tablets but now the Galaxy S8 and S8+ users can also apply similar steps to disable the ads notifications.