If you have recently updated your Samsung smartphone or tablet to the latest version of Android and found the Deco Pic app to be installed automatically on your device, then you might be thinking about what this app is, and if it’s malware.
If yes, then you just have come to the right place. In this guide, we have described what this app is, and what it does. Also, we’ll clear up the confusion about this app being a virus or malware. So, keep reading if you want to know everything about the Deco Pic app on your Samsung device. You can also read about fixing Target app not working on your device.
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What is Deco Pic App?
Deco Pic is an official app from Samsung. It is a shortcut to the AR feature of the camera app of your Samsung device. The feature of this app was already available on Samsung devices. However, because many Samsung users didn’t know about the features, Samsung decided to add a separate app as the shortcut to the AR features inside the camera app of your Samsung device.
So, this app is just a shortcut to the features that were already available on your device. However, because of a separate app, it has now become convenient for users to use the features quickly without opening the camera app on their devices. You can open the Deco Pic app on your device, and directly access to the AR section of the camera app of your Samsung device.
Now, coming to the features of this app, it’s a live AR editing app for Samsung users. Using Deco Pic, you can add live stickers, and masks, and do other editing to your photos and videos. Then, you can save it on your device and later share the photo or video on your social media platforms.
There are various stickers, frames, masks, etc available on this app that you can add to your photos and videos. So, it’s an official editing or AR app from Samsung that you can use on your smartphone or tablet. However, if you don’t like this app, and want to disable it, then we have described the steps to do that.
Is Deco Pic App a Virus or Malware?
No, the Deco Pic app isn’t a virus or malware. It is officially confirmed by Samsung that it’s their official app and they have pushed the app to user’s devices with the software update. This app is also available on Samsung App Store.
So, if you are finding this app all of a sudden on your device, and worrying if it’s a virus or malware, then let me tell you that it’s not a virus or malware. It is an official app from Samsung, and completely safe for your device.
But, if you don’t like the app, and found it not useful, then just follow the guide below to disable it from your device.
Do I Need Deco Pic App?
If you use the AR feature of the Samsung camera app a lot, then this app might help you to directly access the AR section quickly. However, if you don’t use the AR feature, and don’t find any useful options, there, then you can disable it.
It completely depends on your choice if you like the app or not. This app has some limitations that you might not like. In that case, you can get a 3rd party photo editing or AR editing app, and use the app instead.
How to Uninstall/Disable Deco Pic App?
As it’s a system app on your Samsung device, it isn’t possible to uninstall the app until you root your device. However, if you don’t want to use it, then you can disable the app temporarily on your device. Even if you can’t uninstall the Deco Pic app, you can still disable it on your device. And it’s easy to do that. Follow the step-by-step guide below to disable this app on your device.
- First of all, open the “Settings” option on your device.
- Then, go to the “Apps” section and search for the Deco Pic app there. Make sure you have enabled the “Show system apps” option if you don’t find it in the app list.
- Click on the app, and then click on the “Disable” option.
- That’s it. It’ll be disabled on your device.
- If you want to enable it again, just click on the “Enable” option.
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