Connecting to and Using SmartThings with the Samsung Air Purifier

Last Update date : Jan 17. 2024

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The SmartThings* App lets you connect to many Samsung devices from TVs, washing machines to fridges. Now, you can connect it to your air purifier.

This lets you remotely control your air purifier. With a simple touch or using your voice** you can turn it on or off, check the air quality, control other functions and monitor the status of the filter. The Filter Life notification will even alert you when it’s time to change your True HEPA filter.

Follow the guide below on connecting SmartThings to your air purifier.

*Available on compatible Android 6.0 or higher and iOS 10.0 or higher devices. A Wi-Fi connection is required.

**Voice control supported in 8 languages (UK English, US English, Korean, Chinese, German, French, Spanish, Italian).

NOTE: The SmartThings App is available on Android and iOS devices. A Wi-Fi connection and a Samsung account are required. Data fees may apply.

SmartThings is compatible with the following air purifier models:

AX32BG3100GBSA, AX46BG5000GSSA, AX53A9350GE/SA, AX60R5080WD/EU, AX60T5080WD/SA, AX70A9550GE/SA, AX90R7080WD/EU, AX90T7080WD/SA


  • The interface design, layout and functions can vary depending on the version of the software and the geographical location.
  • The air purifier Wi-Fi cannot be used as a standalone Wi-Fi network. It is only to indicate that the appliance is able to connect to an external Wi-Fi network.


  • The interface design, layout and functions can vary depending on the version of the software and the geographical location.

1. Open the SmartThings App and press on the ‘+’ button in the top right corner.

2. Select 'Add device'.

3. Under Samsung devices, tap 'Add'.

4. Choose 'Air Purifier'.

5. If your washer has a QR Code, use the camera to detect it. Otherwise, tap 'Add without QR code'.

6. Press and hold the 'Square button' on your Air Purifier for 3 seconds until AP appears on the display. If your Air Purifier does not have this button, hold down either the 'Fan speed' or 'Speed' button.

7. Once detected, tap on your Air Purifier.

8. Allow SmartThings to connect to your Air Purifier. If a pop-up appears, tap 'Connect'.

9. Press and release the Power Button on the Air Purifier.

10. Select the Wi-Fi you would like to connect the Air Purifier to.

11. Allow SmartThings to register your Air Purifier with your Samsung account.

12. Edit the Location, Room, Device name, or set as favourite. Once finalised, tap 'Done'.


  • Settings may vary by phone and software version. 


  • The interface design, layout, and functions can vary depending on the version of the software and the geographical location.

Through SmartThings, you can set a schedule to have your Air Purifier automatically turn on or off at designated times.

To set a schedule to turn the Air Purifier on through Smartthings, scroll down, tap on 'Schedule', 'TURN ON', set the days and time and select 'SAVE' to set the schedule.

1. Tap on 'Schedule'.

2. Tap on 'Turn on/off' and select preferred option for your schedule. With this, you can choose to schedule when your air purifier turns on or off.

3. Swipe up or down on the time to adjust, and select which days you would like to schedule.

4. Once finalised, tap 'Save'.

To schedule a time to turn off your Air Purifier, repeat the steps above with the days and times you want your Air Purifier to automatically turn off, tap 'TURN OFF' and then 'SAVE'

Add Another Schedule or Turn Schedule On/Off:

1. To add another schedule, tap the '+' button.

2. Adjust your schedule preferences, then tap 'Save'.

To turn a schedule on or off, simply tap the switch of the corresponding schedule.

Delete a Schedule:

1. Tap the three dots in the top right corner.

2. Tap 'Delete'.

3. Select the schedule/s you want to delete.

4. Tap 'Delete'.


  • The interface design, layout, and functions can vary depending on the version of the software and the geographical location.

Now that you have connected SmartThings to your Air Purifier, let's go through some of the controls.

1. Tap the power button to turn your air purifier on and off.

2. Tap on 'Wind strength'.

3. From the drop down, select the preferred wind strength.




Tap the Power icon turn your Air Purifier on or off.

Control the fan speed:

Select the fan speed you want for your Air Purifier. Tap the current speed and then select your desired fan speed from Auto, High, Medium, Low and Sleep.

Monitor indoor air quality:

View the air's Particulate Matter level for PM10, PM2.5 and PM1.0 levels and gas cleanliness inside your home.

For more information on air quality levels, head to our page Have Cleaner Air with the Samsung Air Purifier.

For further assistance, please contact our Chat Support or technical experts on 1300 362 603. To find your Samsung product's User Manual, head to Manuals & Downloads.

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