User Experience and Flow on Smart-Phone -Focused on Galaxy S8

스마트 폰의 사용자 경험과 플로우 -갤럭시 S8을 중심으로

  • 이영주 (청운대학교 멀티미디어학과) ;
  • 강재신 (청운대학교 멀티미디어학과)
  • Received : 2017.11.26
  • Accepted : 2018.01.20
  • Published : 2018.01.28


Smart phones that have lost their existing physical home buttons are being released at the same time, and the flow of users is also changing. The flow is highly subjective and can vary depending on the individual's tendencies. Therefore, this study investigated the change of the flow of smart phone users by Q methodology which is a method of subjectivity research. As a result, the proficiency level of how to turn on the power to start the screen showed a tendency to decrease the flow, and the playability, which is a result of curiosity about the new thing, The results were very positive in the continuity of navigation due to the use of software buttons instead of buttons. Therefore, it can be seen that the change in the hardware smartphone has a positive effect on the flow.


User Experience;Flow;Immersion;Q Methodology;UI


Supported by : Chungwoon University


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