How can I connect my Jet Bot to Smart Things?

Samsung SmartThings offers an intuitive way to control your smart devices. With the SmartThings app you are able to connect to your Samsung Jet Bot and control it remotely from any location. With new features such as customised cleaning zones and the Jet live monitoring camera you are able to stay in touch with your Jet Bot and your home, wherever you are. 

For more information on SmartThings read our guide on what SmartThings is and the products that work with it.

Wi-Fi connection

The SmartThings App is only compatible with robot vacuum models that can connect to Wi-Fi. If you do not have a Wi-Fi router, you will not be able to use SmartThings.

Once you have downloaded the SmartThings app, you can connect your Jet Bot to Wi-Fi by finding and registering the Jet Bot to SmartThings via the app as outlined below.

Downloading the SmartThings App

To download the SmartThings app search ‘SmartThings’ in your app market (Google Play Store, Apple App Store, Samsung Galaxy Store).

The app is free to download.

Select SmartThings and tap Install to download the app. Once it is installed the app will appear on your phone home screen. Tap on the app to open it and set up SmartThings.

Setting up a Samsung account

To connect your Jet Bot you need an account with Samsung. If you do not have an account you can set one up by following the steps directed when you open the SmartThings app. 

1 Open the SmartThings app.
2 Tap Sign in.
3 Either select Create account to create a new account or, if you have a Google account, you can create an account more quickly using your Google account details.
4 Choose your marketing preferences, then tap Agree.
5 Input your details.
6 Tap Next.
7 You will be sent a verification email, use the code at the bottom of the email to verify your account.
8 Tap Next.
9 You can now sign into your Samsung account.
10 Reopen the SmartThings App and sign in with your newly created account information.

If you have a Samsung smartphone you can add your Samsung account in the settings app of your smartphone. Once done, it will automatically sign into your account and you can use the SmartThings app. 

Registering your device to SmartThings
1 Turn on your Samsung Jet Bot
2 Open the SmartThings app.

If a pop-up appears saying that a new device has been found: 

3 Tap Add now.

If there is no pop-up: 

3 Tap Add.
4 Tap Device.
5 Tap Robot cleaner.
6 Tap Samsung.
7 Tap Samsung Jet Bot.
8 Tap Start.

Or you can use the QR scanner:

3 Tap Add device.
4 Tap Scan QR card.
5 Scan the QR code on your Jet Bot.
6 Tap Start.

Then complete the steps below.

1 Press and hold the Recharging button on the Jet Bot for over 3 seconds until you hear a beep.
2 Your device will now connect to your Jet Bot.
3 Tap the Wi-Fi network you’d like to connect to.
4 Enter the Wi-Fi password and tap Connect.
5 Your vacuum will now register to your Samsung account.
6 Give your device a name and tap Done.

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