Smart Call

Smart Call activated on Galaxy S7 and showing that incoming call is not suspected spam

No more staring at your phone debating whether to pick up or not. Report or block spam calls with ease. And search for phone numbers of local businesses straight from your Galaxy's native phone app.

Deal with spam the easy way

The Smart Call function lets you know who's calling even when the number isn't on your contact list. When it's spam, you can block the calls and messages, and report the calls without answering it.

  • Galaxy S7 edge screen shows incoming call from Samsung Card
    Caller ID
  • Galaxy S7 edge screen shows that the incoming call is not suspected as spam
    Not suspected to be spam
  • Galaxy S7 edge screen shows that the incoming call is suspected as spam
    Suspected to be spam
  • Galaxy S7 edge screen shows that the incoming call is either spam or fraud
    A known scam number

Take action
against spam

Even after you've responded to a spam call, you can choose to block or report the number so you won't be harassed twice.

Block Numbers

    • Screen shot of a call just ended

      Step 1

      After call is ended, tap ‘block number’

    • Screen shot of dialog window giving options to block calls or block messages from the number

      Step 2

      Activate the action you wish to take

    • Screen shot of a notification in drop down menu on home screen giving the option to block or report the rejected call

      Step 1

      Swipe down from home screen and tap ‘block’

    • Dialog window that gives options for blocking calls and/or messages from a particular number

      Step 2

      Activate the action you wish to take

Report spam numbers

    • Screen shot of a call just ended

      Step 1

      After call is ended, tap ‘report number’

    • Screen shot of menu that allows user to select type of spam and report the spam number

      Step 2

      Select the type of spam and tap ‘report’

    • Screen shot of a notification in drop down menu on home screen giving the option to block or report the rejected call

      Step 1

      Swipe down from home screen and tap ‘report’

    • Screen shot of menu that allows user to select type of spam and report the spam number

      Step 2

      Select the type of spam and tap ‘report’

Search locally

No need to open up an Internet browser. Search for local businesses directly from the phone app. Call them up or save the number to your contacts.

  • List of contacts open on Galaxy S7 edge

    Step 1

    Open contacts

  • Example of searching for local parks from the contacts section within the Galaxy S7 edge’s native phone app

    Step 2

    Search for local business

  • Example of search results on Galaxy S7 edge screen with the option to save the details in the phone app’s contacts section

    Step 3

    Check location

  • Example of search results on Galaxy S7 edge screen with the option to save the details in the phone app’s contacts section

    Step 4

    Save information to my phone


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