How do I connect the Note9 S Pen via Bluetooth?

Last Update Date : Aug 31. 2018

Take full advantage of the Note9 through the use of the remote control S Pen which has a range of up to 10m. 

The pen supplied with the Note9 is already connected to the device so there is no need to make a Bluetooth connection manually. 

In case of wanting to connect another S Pen to your device, connect it via Bluetooth and enjoy its functionalities to the fullest. 

Please note: You can only connect Samsung-approved S Pens that support Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE).

Connecting another S PenClick to Expand
1 Insert the S Pen into the slot to start the connection.
2 Open the notification panel by sliding down from the top of the device.
3 Expand the options in the notification panel.
Notification panel
4 Slide the notification panel to the left.
Expanded notification panel

Tap S Pen remote.

Tap the S Pen remote icon
6 Tap it again to reactivate it.

The S Pen icon on the status bar will flicker and might take a few minutes to connect. 

S pen icon

Please Note: Do not detach the S Pen from the device when it is being connected. Doing so will interrupt the process.

When the S Pen is connected, the S Pen icon on the status bar will disappear.


If it fails to connect or you want to use the previous S Pen, reconnect it following the previous steps.

Resetting the S PenClick to Expand

There are two ways to reset the S Pen connection: 

1 Press and hold the S Pen remote icon.
2 The S Pen remote settings screen will automatically open.
3 Tap the "More options" icon.
Tap more in the S Pen remote menu

Tap Reset S Pen.

Reset S Pen option in the S Pen remote menu

You can also access through Settings:


Open Settings.


Tap Advanced features.


Tap S Pen.


Tap S Pen remote.

5 Tap the "More options" icon.
Tap more in the S Pen remote menu

Tap Reset S Pen.

Reset S Pen option in the S Pen remote menu

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