Samsung DeX logo

So powerful, it’s a phone and a PC in one.

Samsung DeX lets you turn your phone into a PC-like experience with a single cable.
So you can turn any place into a workplace.

An image of a Galaxy Note9 connected to a monitor via a small HDMI adapter

* Samsung DeX is supported on Galaxy S8/S8+, Note8, S9/S9+, Note9, and Tab S4.

* Phones should be connected to an external display to use Samsung DeX.

* Selected Samsung HDMI adapter/cable is recommended to use Samsung DeX.

* Samsung DeX using a HDMI adapter or cable is only available on Note9 and Tab S4.

Enjoy a PC-like experience.

Samsung DeX gives you what you want from a PC experience: a big screen, a full-size keyboard and a mouse.
Just connect your phone into an external display to use apps, review documents, and watch videos on a PC-like interface.

An image of a Galaxy Note9 Ocean Blue connected to a monitor via a single cable, with a keyboard and a mouse besided. Samsung Notes app is running on a Galaxy Note9 Ocean Blue while documents are shown on a curved monitor.

Be a powerhouse of productivity.

Some things are just easier on a desktop, like sending an email, bolding text, or copying and pasting between apps.
With Samsung DeX, it can be done with a click of a mouse or a punch of a key.

* UI of the actual product may be different.

* Microsoft Office requires users to purchase licenses.

* Microsoft Word and Microsoft PowerPoint require a download to use.

An image of a monitor screen that shows three programs (PowerPoint, Calendar, and Message app) running at once
Optimized Apps
An image of a monitor screen that shows the My Files, Samsung Internet, Email, Gallery, and Settings apps which are Samsung DeX optimized. My Files app is running on the screen.
Keyboard shortcuts
An image of a monitor screen that shows multiple documents being worked on at the same time with keyboard shortcuts
Drag & Drop
An image of a monitor screen that shows photo files being dragged into the Email app
Right click
An image of a monitor screen that shows a variety of contextual menus accessed by right-clicking

Work in multiple documents at once and toggle between apps more easily.

Try more Samsung DeX optimized apps such as e-mail, Samsung Internet, and My Files.

Toggle between apps, copy and paste, open menus, undo mistakes and more.

Select multiple files and quickly drag and drop them into Samsung Email or your Messages App.

Access a variety of contextual menus with right click.

Enjoy your apps on a big screen.

Samsung DeX lets you get the most out of your apps by letting you use them with desktop functions.
So now you can do more things on a bigger screen, but with the same apps already on your phone.

* Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, and Adobe Photoshop Sketch require a download to use.

* MS Office requires users to purchase licenses.

Be more entertained
An image of a monitor playing the game of VAINGLORY in full screen and the phrase 'ENJOY GREAT GAMES LIKE VAINGLORY IN FULLSCREEN ON SAMSUNG DEX' is displayed at the top of the monitor screen.
  • Game

  • Vainglory

  • The Tribez

  • Lineage 2

  • YouTube

Be more productive
An image of a monitor screen running Excel and PowerPoint
  • Microsoft

  • Microsoft

  • Microsoft

  • Hancom

  • Adobe Acrobat

Be more creative
An image of a monitor screen showing a picture drawn in Adobe Photoshop Sketch
  • Adobe

  • Adobe

  • Adobe

  • Adobe

  • AutoCAD

  • Soundcamp

Be more informed
An image of a monitor screen showing a SAMSUNG NEWSROOM webpage via the Samsung Internet browser
  • Samsung

  • Chrome Browser-

  • Google

Enjoy gaming on a big screen with Game Launcher and watching videos on media players. * Availability of Game Launcher on your device may vary by region/carrier.

Keep working wherever you go with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Video Conference with Zoom. * Subscription needed.

Draw with Adobe Photoshop Sketch, edit photos with Adobe Lightroom, design with AutoCAD, or compose music with Samsung SoundCamp.

Read the news and browse the web with Samsung Internet, using a PC-like interface.

Take these apps to DeX mode

  • Microsoft Word

  • Microsoft Excel

  • Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Microsoft Remote Desktop

  • Microsoft OneDrive

  • Microsoft Outlook

  • OneNote

  • Skype

  • Hancom Office

  • WPS Office+PDF

  • OfficeSuite

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader

  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

  • Adobe Photoshop Express

  • Adobe Photoshop Sketch

  • Adobe Photoshop Mix

  • Behance


  • Infinite Painter

  • Infinite Design

  • ibis Paint X

  • ArtRage: Draw, Paint, Create

  • ArtFlow: Paint Draw Sketchbook


  • Google

  • Gmail

  • Chrome Browser -

  • Google Drive

  • Google Play Music

  • Google Photos

  • Play Store

  • Google Play Movies & TV

  • YouTube

  • Twitch

  • MX Player

  • VLC for Android

  • Samsung Focus

  • Nine Mail

  • Amazon WorkSpaces

  • Citrix Receiver

  • Secure Mail

  • Secure Web

  • VMware Horizon Client

  • VMware Workspace ONE

  • VMware Boxer

  • BlackBerry Work

  • RingCentral Glip

  • MyScript Nebo

  • Zoom Cloud Meetings

  • Bluejeans
    for Android

  • GoToMeeting

  • AutoCAD Mobile

  • AIDE

  • Trip Dots

  • Soundcamp

  • Spotify

  • LINE

  • Naver

  • Naver Papago

  • KakaoTalk

  • Kakao Kids

  • Vainglory


  • Black Desert Mobile

  • Lineage 2 Revolution

  • Last Day on Earth: Survival

  • Tempest: Pirate Action RPG

  • The Tribez

  • Gardenscapes

  • Homescapes

  • Seekers Notes

  • BombSquad

  • Alto's Adventure


Keep using your phone.

Your phone is still a phone, even when it’s in Samsung DeX.
So you can use your favorite apps on your phone while using Samsung DeX on your monitor.

An animated image showing that you can use Message, Phone, and Samsung Notes apps on a Galaxy Note9 while watching a YouTube video, working on multiple documents, and reading a webpage on the monitor via Samsung DeX

Use your phone as an input device.

You can use your phone as a touchpad and touch keyboard, you can also use S Pen for handwriting and drawing.

* Touchpad or touch keyboard are only available on Android Oreo.

An image of using your phone as an input device when working with documents on a monitor screen

Samsung DeX Accessories.

DeX Station black image rotated about 45 degrees to the right

DeX Station

Built-in cooling fan
Acts as a phone charger
Lightweight 230g
Supports various ports
USB 2.0
USB Type C
DeX Pad black image tilted to the right

DeX Pad

Built-in cooling fan
Acts as a phone charger
Lightweight 135.4g
Supports various ports
USB 2.0
USB Type C
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Multi Port Adapter (EE-P5000)

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USB Type-C to HDMI Adapter (EE-HG950)

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DeX Cable (EE-I3100)

* Accessory model numbers can be varied by country/region.

Samsung DeX for Tablet.

You can use Samsung DeX for tablet for the first time with Galaxy Tab S4.
With Samsung DeX, you get the full productivity of a computer with the mobility of a tablet.

An image of running Samsung DeX on Galaxy Tab S4 Black, which is tilted on the Book Cover Keyboard with S Pen and mouse

Keep it secure.

Local files

Avoid creating duplicate files through unnecessary upload and emails to access from other devices.
With Samsung DeX, you’re using the files that are already stored on your device.

Samsung Pass

Quickly log-in to your online accounts without having to type in your password.

Secure folder

Keep your sensitive information even safer with a folder that requires an additional password.

Ways to Contact US

What can we do for you?

Contact Samsung HELP

Do you have more question?

Samsung Developer

For more information on 3rd party app development, please visit.

* DeX Station, DeX Pad, HDMI Adapter, Multi Port Adapter, and HDMI/Charging cable are sold separately.

* Screen image simulated.

* Certain apps may not run or require separate license (for purchase) on Samsung DeX.

* DeX Pad is also compatible with Galaxy S8/S8+, Note8, S9/S9+, and Note9. (update to Android Oreo required)

* Some functions of Samsung DeX with HDMI adapter or cable may differ from those with DeX Pad.