Samsung Smart Remote Control

Last modified : Aug 23. 2019

Get to know the Samsung Smart Remote - all the information you need to know about using the Smart Remote to control your Samsung TV is right here. Whether you need to figure out how to Mute the TV quickly, or access the menu Settings on your TV - see the table at the bottom of the page for a run down on each of the buttons on the Smart Remote.

 

You can also check out the page on One Remote Control - you can use the one Smart Remote to control a whole host of compatible connected devices.  For more information on HDMI-CEC capabilities of your Samsung TV, take a look at the page on What is Anynet+.

 

If you've lost the Smart Remote for your TV check out the page on How to replace my TV Remote to get the part number for ordering a new one.

Samsung Smart Remotes.
ButtonDescription


Bixby/
Voice Recognition
Runs Bixby. Press and hold the button, say a command, and then release the button to run Bixby.
When pressed once, the Explore Now menu appears at the bottom of the screen. To move to the Explore Bixby screen, press the Select button.


Numeric Keypad
  • • When pressed, the virtual numeric pad appears on the screen so that you can enter a numeric value using it.
  • • Select numbers and then select Done to enter a numeric value. Use to change the channel, enter a PIN, enter a ZIP code, etc.
  • • If the Colour Button appears with a number strip on the screen, select the Colour Button and then select a specific colour by using the directional pad (up/down/left/right). Use this to access additional options that are specific to the feature in use.


4 Colour Button
Use these coloured buttons to access additional options that are specific to the feature in use.
1 - Directional pad (up/down/left/right)
Moves the focus.
2 - Selection button
Selects or runs a focused item. When pressed while you are watching content, detailed programme information appears.


Back Button
  • • Press to return to the previous menu.
  • • When pressed for 1 second or more, the running function is terminated.
  • • When pressed while you are watching a programme, the previous channel appears.


Smart Hub Button
Press to return to the Home Screen or access the TV Settings Menu/Eden Menu.


Play/Pause Button
When pressed, the playback controls appear. Using these controls, you can control the media content that is playing.


Volume Toggle
  • • Move the button up or down to adjust the volume.
  • • To mute the sound, press the button.
  • • When pressed for 1 second or more, the Accessibility Shortcuts appears.


Channel Toggle
  • • Move the button up or down to change the channel.
  • • To see the Guide screen, press the button.
  • • Press and hold the button up or down to quickly change the channel.


Back Button & Play/Pause Button
When you turn on your TV for the first time, the Samsung Remote Control pairs automatically. If your remote does not pair automatically, point it to the front of the TV, then press and hold the Back button and Play/Pause button together for 3 seconds or more.

If you require more information, please consult the user manual from our Manuals & Downloads page. Otherwise, please get in touch with our Samsung Care Australia experts on 1300 362 603 (Toll Free in Australia) or contact our Live Chat Australia team.

This product should be mounted to a wall or other suitable surface to avoid serious injury. Find out more here.