Samsung SideSync

Aug 20, 2013

SideSync –Let your Samsung ATIV PC be an extension of your Samsung Galaxy® device. Share your screen, keyboard and mouse from Galaxy onto ATIV. The border between PC and mobile has disappeared! Experience SideSync today!



Easily connect your Samsung Android devices to your PC. Automatically back up your Android device while charging.

Use Your Device as a Dual Monitor

Use Your Device as a Dual Monitor

Easily convert your android device into a second monitor for your ATIV PC.

Control both your ATIV PC as well as your android device with the mouse simultaneously.

File and Clipboard Sharing

File and Clipboard Sharing

The Drag & Drop function of SideSync makes file sharing between phone and PC quick and easy. In addition, SideSync enables Copy and Paste between devices for fast text sharing.

Share your PC Keyboard with your Phone

Share your PC Keyboard with your Phone

Leave your Samsung Galaxy where it is and take notes, write e-mails or respond to text messages using the keyboard of your ATIV computer.

View Smartphone Screen on your PC Monitor

View Smartphone Screen on your PC Monitor

In Screen Share mode, see your Galaxy on your ATIV screen and have full control without ever looking at your phone. Use the pen tool to draw directions on a map or drag and drop files between ATIV and Samsung Galaxy.


What models and Operating Systems support SideSync?

Available Models



Available only on ATIV branded PC's, pre-installed (ATIV Book, ATIV ONE, ATIV TAB and Q).

Win 8 (32 / 64 bit)


Galaxy Devices running Android 4.0 and later

IceCreamSandwich and Above

How do I get the SideSync app?
The following models are pre-installed with SideSync application:


SideSync consists of two applications available from Samsung Apps only (SideSync and Phone Screen Sharing).

Does SideSync support wireless connectivity?
Wireless connectivity is currently not supported.

What are the benefits to the end users of SideSync?
Use the Apps and features unique to your Samsung Galaxy device on your ATIV PC.

Click here to watch a demo of SideSync

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Auto Back-up

  • • Phone to PC
  • • Back-up items:

Contacts, Calendars, SMS/MMS, SMS/MMS Settings, Calendar(memo), Logs, Native Applications, Music, Photos, Videos, Configurations, WiFi, Email, Mini Diary, Pen Memo, S Memo, S Note

Samsung Android Device
Operating System: Supported Android ICS or High but recommended Jelly Bean 4.1 or higher
Auto Back-up not supported on Samsung ATIV Tab 3.

Keyboard/Mouse Sharing

Clipboard Sharing

  • • Share files on your clipboard through your PC Keyboard and Mouse with your phone
  • • Treat your Samsung Galaxy screen as an extension of your ATIV PC
  • • Share files from your PC to Phone or Phone to PC using copy and paste
    • Only supports text

Phone Screen Sharing

Drag & Drop File Transfer

  • • Through the Screen Sharing app, you can drag and drop files from your PC to Phone or Phone to PC
  • Supports all types of files

  • • Draw on the virtual phone using the mouse
  • • Take screenshots on your PC and send them through your virtual phone.

    On Screen Drawing

    • • Use the pen widget to draw on maps or any other apps. Take a screen shot and share them

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