Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Change Text Message Bubble Shape and Color

Personalizing your Galaxy SIII is the most fun things you can do with this phone. Make it unique and represent your personal style will make this phone truly yours. For example, you can change its font styles to the styles that best suit you.

See also: How to Change Font Style on Samsung Galaxy S3

Another things you can personalizing is message bubble style. You can choose the one you most like in between several styles available there.

How to change message bubble style?
If you was bored and want to change your old bubble style with the new one, then here are the steps:
  1. Go to Apps through Home screen.
  2. Tap Messaging.
  3. Tap the Menu key.
  4. On pop up menu select Bubble style.
  5. Here you will see a list of available bubble style at the bottom of the screen.
  6. Tap the required bubble you wish to use as your bubble.
  7. Try to open your message. Now you should see your bubble message use the style you've just selected before.
  8. Tap Home key to return to the standby mode.

Changing bubble shape and color of the message of course will provide you different looks and new experience while using Messaging app. So, what bubble style you like the most? Kindly share your thought here through the comment below :)


  1. Hi! So I have been looking everywhere and I was wondering if there was some way to download more that just the stock bubbles they have in the settings? Especially on the Samsung galaxy note 3.

    1. Hi Persephone,
      Thanks for coming.
      Unfortunately, there is no default settings to do so. Another, you might want to use another Messaging app which has the ability to add more bubbles in the settings.


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