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How to use Space Zoom
(Galaxy S20)

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How to use Space Zoom

Galaxy S20 tips

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How to use 8K Video Snap

Galaxy S20 tips

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How to use Bright Night

Galaxy S20 tips

Two men are colliding on an outdoor soccer field in inflatable bubble bumper suits. Their knees are slightly bent. Two men are colliding on an outdoor soccer field in inflatable bubble bumper suits. Their knees are slightly bent.

How to use Super Steady

Galaxy S20 tips

Learn how to add depth to your videos on the next generation Galaxy Note10. Learn how to add depth to your videos on the next generation Galaxy Note10.

How to add bokeh with Live focus video

Galaxy Note10 tips

Shoot smooth, stabilized videos with the next generation Galaxy Note10. Shoot smooth, stabilized videos with the next generation Galaxy Note10.

How to shoot Super steady videos

Galaxy Note10 tips

Record sound without the background noise with the next generation Galaxy Note10. Record sound without the background noise with the next generation Galaxy Note10.

How to use the Zoom-In Mic

Galaxy Note10 tips

Learn how to shoot, edit, and share your videos all on the next generation Galaxy Note10. Learn how to shoot, edit, and share your videos all on the next generation Galaxy Note10.

How to use the Video Editor

Galaxy Note10 tips

Learn how to take notes while using other apps at the same time on the Galaxy Tab S6. Learn how to take notes while using other apps at the same time on the Galaxy Tab S6.

How to take notes in split screen view

Galaxy Tab S6 tips

Learn how to take notes while watching a video on the Galaxy Tab S6. Learn how to take notes while watching a video on the Galaxy Tab S6.

How to take notes while watching video

Galaxy Tab S6 tips

SmartThings App on TV screen to set my photo. SmartThings App on TV screen to set my photo.

How to set my photo in Art Mode

The Frame Art Mode

Learn how to switch to hearing ambient sound quickly when you need to. Learn how to switch to hearing ambient sound quickly when you need to.

How to set up and use Quick ambient sound

Galaxy Buds tips

Learn how to set up and keep track of your daily activity for better health. Learn how to set up and keep track of your daily activity for better health.

How to set and track your Daily Activity

Galaxy Watch Active tips

Learn how to set a functional watch face that fits both your style and your lifestyle. Learn how to set a functional watch face that fits both your style and your lifestyle.

How to use Functional watch faces

Galaxy Watch Active tips

Here’s how you can activate your usual workout at a single press of the button Here’s how you can activate your usual workout at a single press of the button

How to start a workout session quickly

Galaxy Fit tips

Power up another device with Wireless PowerShare on the next generation Galaxy S10 Power up another device with Wireless PowerShare on the next generation Galaxy S10

How to share power with your phone

Galaxy S10 tips

Turn on Night mode on the next generation Galaxy S10. Turn on Night mode on the next generation Galaxy S10.

How to turn on Night mode

Galaxy S10 tips

Super steady videos on the next generation Galaxy S10. Super steady videos on the next generation Galaxy S10.

How to shoot Super steady videos

Galaxy S10 camera

Scene optimizer on the next generation Galaxy S10. Scene optimizer on the next generation Galaxy S10.

How to make your photo subject pop

Galaxy S10 camera

Improve composition with Shot suggestions on the next generation Galaxy S10. Improve composition with Shot suggestions on the next generation Galaxy S10.

How to improve your photo composition

Galaxy S10 camera

Reduce blue light with the next generation Galaxy S10. Reduce blue light with the next generation Galaxy S10.

How to turn on Blue light filter

Galaxy S10 tips

Change up the focus. Learn how to add bokeh photo effects with the next generation Galaxy S10. Change up the focus. Learn how to add bokeh photo effects with the next generation Galaxy S10.

How to take bokeh style shots

Galaxy S10 camera

Automatically save power when it’s not needed on the next generation Galaxy S10. Automatically save power when it’s not needed on the next generation Galaxy S10.

How to save power based on your usage

Galaxy S10 tips

A selfie of a man and woman on the screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen. A selfie of a man and woman on the screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen.

How to take selfies with S Pen

Galaxy Note9 tips

A memo written with S Pen on Galaxy Note 9 screen. A memo written with S Pen on Galaxy Note 9 screen.

How to write a Screen off memo

Galaxy Note9 tips

Horizontal game screen on Galaxy Note9 with S Pen. Horizontal game screen on Galaxy Note9 with S Pen.

How to enable in-game calls and messages

Galaxy Note9 tips

A drawing of a woman in Photo Drawing mode on screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen. A drawing of a woman in Photo Drawing mode on screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen.

How to trace over photos with S Pen

Galaxy Note9 tips

Memo that reads "Mobility is the new norm" on the screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen. Memo that reads "Mobility is the new norm" on the screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen.

How to multi-task with Samsung DeX

Galaxy Note9 tips

Presentation mode on Galaxy Note9 with S Pen. Presentation mode on Galaxy Note9 with S Pen.

How to control presentations with S Pen

Galaxy Note9 tips

A photo of a milkshake with whipped cream on the screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen. A photo of a milkshake with whipped cream on the screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen.

How to create a personalised Live message

Galaxy Note9 tips

Photo gallery screen on the Galaxy Note9 with S Pen. Photo gallery screen on the Galaxy Note9 with S Pen.

How to use S Pen in Screen Mirroring mode

Galaxy Note9 tips

S Pen remote settings on the screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen. S Pen remote settings on the screen of Galaxy Note9 with S Pen.

How to launch apps remotely with S Pen

Galaxy Note9 tips

Customize mode on Galaxy Watch. Customize mode on Galaxy Watch.

How to customize your Galaxy Watch

Galaxy Watch tips

Manage stress mode on Galaxy Watch. Manage stress mode on Galaxy Watch.

How to manage stress with Galaxy Watch

Galaxy Watch tips

Four circular fitness icons on Galaxy Watch. Four circular fitness icons on Galaxy Watch.

How to get fit with Galaxy Watch

Galaxy Watch tips

Image shows 2019 QLED's new Ambient Mode pattern 'Light Grid' and smart phone to apply the pattern through SmartThings App. Image shows 2019 QLED's new Ambient Mode pattern 'Light Grid' and smart phone to apply the pattern through SmartThings App.

Turn your room into partyroom

QLED Ambient Mode

A user takes a photo of a landscape to use 2019 QLED Ambient Mode. A user takes a photo of a landscape to use 2019 QLED Ambient Mode.

Share your moments

QLED Ambient Mode

The Serif is connected to Galaxy S10. The Serif is connected to Galaxy S10.

A new way to enjoy

The Serif NFC on TV

Man prepares to leave the kitchen, where The Frame hangs on the wall. Man prepares to leave the kitchen, where The Frame hangs on the wall.

Detects Your Presence

The Frame Motion Sensor

Yellow toned art is displayed on The Frame, as the TV sits in a room lit up with sunlight. Yellow toned art is displayed on The Frame, as the TV sits in a room lit up with sunlight.

Day or Night

The Frame Brightness Sensor

The Frame displaying a family photo hangs on a wall in a room with a table and five chairs. The Frame displaying a family photo hangs on a wall in a room with a table and five chairs.

Simply Send Photos

The Frame My Collection

A woman using her Smartphone. A woman using her Smartphone.

Take a screenshot

Grab a quick screenshot anytime you want. Next, click the thumbnail to crop, highlight or draw on your screenshot before you share it with friends. Try it: Volume Down + Power

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Choose your screen orientation

Even with Auto Rotate turned off, you can easily change your screen orientation. Try it: Rotate your phone > Select icon in bottom right-hand corner

A woman looks at her smartphone at night. A woman looks at her smartphone at night.

Reduce digital eye strain

We know the light from your phone can be harsh to look at so we've added a Blue Light Fliter to give your eyes a break. Go To: Settings > Display > Blue Light Fliter

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Make your photos more vibrant

You can change your display settings so you can see your photos in beautiful colors. Go To: Settings > Display > Screen Mode > AMOLED photo

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Use your phone in one hand

With One-Handed Mode, you can carry your coffee and use your phone at the same time. Go To: Settings > Advanced features > Motions and gestures > One-Handed Mode

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Get the perfect picture the first time

The Scene Optimizer detects what you're taking a picture of and adjusts the colours for more beautiful pictures. Go To: Camera Settings > Scene Optimiser

Two girls taking a selfie. Two girls taking a selfie.

Say goodbye to blurry selfie

You can move the shutter button to somewhere on the screen that's easy to reach. Go To: Camera Settings > Shooting Methods > Floating Shutter button

Two girls taking a selfie. Two girls taking a selfie.

Turn memories into GIFs

Create live GIFs any time you want by holding down the shutter button. You can edit your custom GIFs from your Gallery and even add stickers! Go To: Camera Settings > Hold Shutter button to > Create GIF

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Make quiet time a daily habit

Now you can put your phone in ''Do not disturb'' mode for some much-deserved peace and quiet. Don't want to miss a call from someone special? Add them in the 'Állow exceptions'' menu. Go To: Settings > Notifications > Do not disturb

A gent watches the same content on his smartphone and on a Family Hub fridge. A gent watches the same content on his smartphone and on a Family Hub fridge.

Watch the same show from any room

Connect your compatible devices through the SmartThings app and go from watching on the big screen in the living room to other screens around the house.

A Smartphone and TV in a living room display the same content. A Smartphone and TV in a living room display the same content.

Control your TV from any room in the house

With the SmartThings app connected to your phone and TV, you can control the volume, turn the TV on and off and even change channels from your phone.

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Keep the noise in (and out!)

Watch TV without disturbing others by connecting your Bluetooth headset to your TV through the SmartThings app.

A TV using the Clear Connection cable. A TV using the Clear Connection cable.

Hide messy cables

Keep your cables organised by using the Samsung One Clear Connection when you set up your TV.

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Make your TV match your living room

Change up your TV's Ambient Mode settings whenever you want by hitting the dedicated button on your One Remote and selecting from the display options.

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Learn the secrets to longer battery life

For a phone that keeps up with you, activate Adaptive Power Saving Go to: Settings > Advanced Features > Device Care > Battery > Power Mode > Adaptive Power Saving

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Shoot and share to YouTube in an instant

Upload your latest masterpiece with just a few taps. Go to: Gallery > Select your video > Tap share > Select YouTube

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Capture the tiniest detail

Appreciate the little things with your phone’s macro lens. Try it: Open your camera > More > Macro

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Step up your game

Tweak your phone’s resolution to get stunning graphics. Try it: Open a game > Swipe up to open Game Booster > Screen Resolution

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Go where the action is

Capture smooth and professional-looking video, automatically stabilised, even when you’re on the move.

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Turn yourself into an Emoji

Turn yourself into an augmented reality masterpiece and share your new self with the world. Go to: Camera > More > AR Emoji > Create My Emoji

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An easier way to take selfies

Use the Palm Gesture on your phone and take selfies and we-fies with a wave of your hand. Try it: Settings > Shooting Methods > Show Palm > Show your palm to the front camera to activate the countdown timer

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Keep tabs on your battery life

Know how much juice you have left at a glance. Go to: Settings > Search ‘Status Bar’ > Status Bar > Show Battery Percentage

Change up the focus. Learn how to add bokeh photo effects with the next generation Galaxy S10. Change up the focus. Learn how to add bokeh photo effects with the next generation Galaxy S10.

Unlock your phone securely

Whether you’ve got your hands full or your glasses on, you can unlock your phone using a variety of methods Go to: Settings > Biometrics and Security

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Ready to change your ringtone?

Feeling groovy? Or maybe just a little bit chill? Your phone has a variety of ringtones to match your every mood. Go to: Settings > Sounds and Vibration > Ringtone > Select your ringtone

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Wipe the slate clean

Reset all of your settings, or just your network settings. Try it: Open your settings > General management > Reset > Select your desired option

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Master the art of conversation

Create two separate accounts for the same messaging app. Go to: Settings > Advanced Features > Dual Messenger > Toggle switch of your desired app > Install

Learn how to fit more into your photo with the next generation Galaxy A50. Learn how to fit more into your photo with the next generation Galaxy A50.

How to shoot with Ultra Wide Camera (A50)

Galaxy A50 tips

Focus on what matters. Learn how to add depth to your photos with the next generation Galaxy A50. Focus on what matters. Learn how to add depth to your photos with the next generation Galaxy A50.

How to add bokeh focus effects

Galaxy A50 tips

Learn how to fit more into your photo with the next generation Galaxy A30. Learn how to fit more into your photo with the next generation Galaxy A30.

How to shoot with Ultra Wide Camera (A30)

Galaxy A30 tips

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Mirror images to your TV with a tap

Mirror your compatible phone’s screen with just a gentle tap against the side of your TV. Activating Tap View is quick, easy, and amazing. Try it: On the SmartThings app on your phone, go to Menu > Settings > Turn on Tap View

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Add gorgeous wallpaper to your screen

Give your blank TV screen a makeover. Magic Screen allows you to add a little bit of style to your living space Try it: Press Magic Screen button > Start Magic Screen > Select a category > Select image

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Play some background music

Nothing changes the mood in the room quite like music. Use your TV’s Magic Screen to calm or energise your space. Try it: Connect your compatible smartphone to your TV via bluetooth > Play music via Samsung Music or Spotify

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Enjoy a fast gaming experience

Need a leg up on the competition? Activating your TV’s Game Mode will reduce lag and give you the precious seconds you need to win your game. Go to: Settings > General > External Device Manager > Game Mode Settings > On

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Easily connect your speakers via bluetooth

Pair your favourite Bluetooth-capable audio devices to your TV seamlessly. It’s never been easier to get everything up and running. Go to: Home > Settings > Sound > Sound Output > Bluetooth Speaker List

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Display multiple screens at once

Discover the joys of split screen by using your TV’s Multi View display. Now, you can watch your shows or stream yoga classes from your phone side by side. Go to: Menu > Picture > Options >Open Multi-Link Screen

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Connect your TV to the internet

For non-stop entertainment, unlock a multitude of videos, music, and more by connecting your TV to your wifi network. Go to: Settings > General > Network > Network Settings > Select Wi-Fi Network > Enter Password

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Control your TV with your phone

No remote, no problem. Download the SmartThings app on your phone (using your Samsung account) and operate your TV from there. Try it: On your SmartThings app, select your TV > press the Power button

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Activate your preferred voice assistant

Ask your preferred voice assistant to play your favourite shows, control your media and more. For Bixby: Press the button on your remote For Alexa: Download the app on your phone and follow the setup instructions

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Adjust your TV’s picture settings

Get exactly the picture settings you want. Easily adjust your TV’s backlight, brightness, contrast and more. Go to: Settings > Picture > Expert Settings > Customise your desired settings

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Keep your TV’s software updated

Make the most of your TV. Make sure your TV has the latest software updates for optimum performance Go to: Settings > Support > Software Update > Update Now

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Mirror your phone’s screen on your TV

Some images are best appreciated on a bigger screen. Mirror the screen on your compatible phone and watch your favourite family photos come to life on your TV Try it: Access Smart View from your phone > select TV > Enter PIN

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Note20 | 20 Ultra 5G

The upper halves of Galaxy Note20 in Mystic Green and Galaxy Note20 Ultra in Mystic Bronze, both seen from the rear at a three-quarter angle. The matching S Pen for both phones is leaning against the phone. The upper halves of Galaxy Note20 in Mystic Green and Galaxy Note20 Ultra in Mystic Bronze, both seen from the rear at a three-quarter angle. The matching S Pen for both phones is leaning against the phone.