Gear S3 Classic - How do I use S Voice on my Samsung Gear S3 Classic (SM-R770)?

Last Update date : 2016.11.23

S Voice

S Voice allows you to interact with your smart device and Gear S3 with your voice.

Note: The provided information refers to the devices sold in Canada. The screens and steps shown below may vary by wireless service provider and your mobile device.

Send a message using S Voice

1. From the Watch screen, press the Home button.

2. Touch S Voice.

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3. The first time you open S Voice, you will need to accept the Privacy Notice by touching AGREE and to calibrate it to your voice by saying, "Hi Gear". Going forward, you can open S Voice any time the screen is on by saying "Hi Gear".

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Note: Voice wake-up is turned on by default. Touch the More options icon in S Voice and touch the first option to turn it off. Touch the second option, Set wake-up command, to change the wake-up command to something other than "Hi Gear".

4. Speak an acceptable voice command and S Voice will perform it. For example, say: "Send a message to (contact name)".

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5. When prompted, say the message you want to send.

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6. Say or touch OK to confirm and send the message.

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S voice commands

Below are examples of requests you can use in S Voice:


     • "Redial"
     • "Call John"
     • "Call Emily Johnson"
     • "Call Charlie's mobile"
     • "Call Joe's work phone"
     • "Dial 202-123-1234"


     • "Look up James"


     • "Read messages"
     • "Read messages from Bill"
     • "Text Charlie"
     • "Text Megan See you in the morning"


     • "Check my schedule"
     • "Check schedule on Monday"


     • "Set alarm"
     • "Set alarm for 6:30 AM"
     • "Wake me up at 7:00 AM"
     • "List alarms"
     • "Turn off all my alarms"
     • "Turn off my 9 o’clock alarm"


     • "Set a timer for 5 minutes"


     • "Time in Toronto"
     • "What time is it?"
     • "Give me the time"

Voice Memo

     • "Voice memo"
     • "Show my memo"


     • "Play music"
     • "Play previous song"
     • "Play next song"

Open Apps

     • "Open Settings"
     • "Open Messages"


     • "Sports scores"
     • "Web search Bermuda Triangle"
     • "Google Population of Portugal"


     • "Check the weather"
     • "Weather forecast"
     • "Today's weather"
     • "Weather in Calgary"

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