Samsung first revealed its ‘#YouMake’ project back in January, which aimed so as to add a brand new degree of personalization and customization throughout the corporate’s electronics and home equipment. It gave the impression of a neat concept, however now that the service is beginning to go stay, it’s a bit underwhelming.
The brand new customizer is offered in the US at samsung.com/us/youmake, which has hyperlinks to personalize the Galaxy Watch 4, Galaxy Z Flip3 5G Bespoke Version, Body TV, Bespoke Jet Cordless Stick, and varied home equipment. Nevertheless, this isn’t a brand new tackle the beloved Moto Maker from Motorola — it’s only a hub for present personalization choices. For instance, the customization studio for the Galaxy Watch 4 asks you to select the mannequin (both the common Watch 4 or the Traditional), dimension, and band, then you’re redirected to the product web page along with your choices chosen.
Customizing a Galaxy Watch 4 in Bespoke Studio
The product with essentially the most personalization choices appears to be the Galaxy Z Flip 3 Bespoke Version, however that was released in October of last year with all the identical coloration combos. It will have been good to see Samsung supply new coloration choices or engraving for a few of its merchandise, however that’s not what’s at present out there.
Samsung stated in a press launch on Monday, “the #YouMake marketing campaign will roll out throughout eight countries2 by Might earlier than increasing to different nations all through the second half of this yr. Beneath the #YouMake marketing campaign, Samsung plans to supply steady companies and advantages by digital experiences, buyer participation occasions and extra by using high metaverse platforms.”
Samsung also started selling ‘Re-Newed’ Galaxy S21 phones this month, that are refurbished with new batteries and IMEI numbers. The telephones have the identical 1-year guarantee as new units, however preliminary pricing is pretty near the price of a model new Galaxy S22 system.