Galaxy Note8: What is Samsung DeX feature?

Last Update date : 2017.09.04

* Please note, this section is designed to give you basic product troubleshooting information, also refer to your user manual for more information.





Samsung DeX is a service allows you to use your smartphone like a computer by connecting the smartphone to an external display, such as a TV or monitor.
With this feature you can also use all features of your smartphone on the bigger (monitor or TV) screen.


Samsung DeX device requirements

To run Samsung DeX, the following hardware and software requirements must be met.

1. Mobile Device: Samsung Galaxy S8, S8+, Note8

2. External Display: FHD (16:9 ratio) supported, HDMI display (Monitor, TV, Projector).

3. Peripherals: DeX Station (sold separately), Samsung branded fast charger (charger received with your mobile phone could be used), mouse and keyboard (BT, USB or RF type).

As shown in the screenshot below, a number of system configuration changes occur when a device switches from mobile to Samsung DeX mode.






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