Article ID : SX680503 / Last Modified : 24/09/2020

How do I set default apps? (Android 9.0 or Android 10)

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    Valid for

    • Android 10
    • Android 9.0 Pie


    It is possible to replace a default app with a third-party app, for example changing the browser from Chrome to Firefox. You can change the following default apps:

    • Assist & voice input
    • Browser app
    • Home app
    • Phone app
    • SMS app
    • Tap & pay

    To set a default app

    1. Find and tap Settings → Apps & notifications  Default apps.
    2. Tap the type of app you want to set, and then tap the app you want to use as default.