Samsung Galaxy S4 is no undoubtedly the fastest selling Android phone to date and arguably one of the most talked about smartphone in current time. But it also comes with the same Flash issue as the Galaxy S4 doesn’t support Flash even though it has that updated version of Android 4.2 injected inside. The Google’s very own Nexus 7, Nexus 4 and the Nexus 10 tablets have the same Android 4.2.2 version loaded in them but they have all work charmingly with Flash.
While for the Galaxy S4 not only the pre-installed Google Chrome refused to run the Flash content, but surprisingly the Stock Samsung internet browser also programmed to block any type of flash content by showing no support for Flash content. We know that Android already stopped any Flash support after it’s Ice Cream Sandwich version 4.0, It has been removed from the Google Play Store as well.
But besides all these blocking the Adobe site still updates the flash players for Android regularly and it runs quite smooth on the newer Android Jelly Bean 4.1 and 4.2. All you need to do is install any 3rd party Browser and than install the Flash Player on Android Jelly Bean 4.1, 4.2 by following the steps given below.
How to install Flash on Samsung Galaxy S4:
Step 1: First of all you must make sure that the Unknown source app installation is Enabled in your device. That can be checked in Settings –> Security –> check Enable Unknown Sources. (As shown in Above Images )
Step 2: Now you need the Flash Player Apk file that is available on Adobe Flash website. [Click Here], and If you can’t find the proper version for your Galaxy S4, we recommend that Install this Latest version.
Step 3: Download any 3rd party browser from Google Play Store, e.g Boat Browser, Dolphin, Ocean Browser, Maxthon Browser or even Mozilla FireFox. Install any of them as all have been tried and tested with Flash Content.
Step 4: Now Install the Flash Player you just Downloaded ( Flash Player 11.1 for Android 4.0)
Step 5: In the browser settings make sure your Flash/Plugins checked as ON.
Step 6: Now open any site e.g Youtube, in any of above mentioned browser and you will see the Flash Working charmingly.
Hope your Galaxy S4 has started to to show the Flash content, If you are still facing any issue feel free to comment below and we will assure to solve it out. Stay tuned and do follow us on Twitter, Facebook or Google + to get more interesting tips and tricks for your smartphones.