What is the Smart Pause feature on my Samsung Galaxy S4?

Last Update Date : Apr 20. 2018

What is the Smart Pause feature on my Samsung Galaxy S4?

 

 

 

Smart Pause™

The Smart Pause™ feature uses the front camera to sense when you are looking at your device and pauses video playback when you look away from the screen.

Smart Pause Animation

To activate Smart Pause, from the Home screen, touch Menu Menu key > Settings Settings Shortcut > My device Device Settings Icon > Smart screen Smart Screen Icon > Smart pause.

 

When the feature is on, a green check mark will appear.

 

Smart Pause may not work in the following situations:

  • When the front camera fails to detect face and eyes.
  • When the source of the light is behind you or when using the device in the dark.
  • When the front camera is already in use by another application.
  • When you are connected to an external video device using AllShare® Cast or HDMI®.
  • When you are using other gestures, such as Air View™.

Note: Smart Pause will be unable to pause if you are using a third-party video player, pop-up player, or Multi window.

Thank you for your feedback!

Not finding what you're looking for? We're here to help.

Online

Email

We aim to respond within 24 hours for all enquiries.

Email CEO

Directly contact the CEO's Office for any suggestions on how Samsung can assist you better

Phone

East Africa

Kenya 0800 545 545
Tanzania 0800 780089
Sudan 1969
Uganda 0800 300 300
DRC 499 999
Rwanda 9999

West Africa

Burundi 200
Nigeria 0800 726 7864
Ghana 0800 100077
Senegal 80000-0077
Ivory Coast 8000-0077
Cameroon 67095 0077

South Africa

South Africa 0860 726 7864
Mozambique 847267864
Zambia 0211 350 370 / 3434
Namibia 08 197 267 864
Angola 917 267 864
Mauritius 800 2550
Reunion 02625088 80
Zimbabwe 0808 0204

* For any printer related enquiries please visit the HP website .

Face-to-face support

Service Location

Search the nearest Samsung Service Centres in your area

Contact Us