What is Smart Hub and how to use it to download apps in Samsung TV?

Last Update Date : May 30. 2018

What is Smart Hub?

With SMART HUB, you can surf the web, download apps and stay in touch with family and friends through   social networking services. In addition, you can enjoy photo, video and music files stored on external storage devices.

Please note:

• Some of the SMART HUB services are for pay services. To use a for pay service, you must have an account with the service provider or a Samsung Apps TV account

• The TV must be connected to the internet to access SMART HUB

• Some SMART HUB features may not be available depending on the service provider, language or region

• To use SMART HUB, you must agree to the end user agreement and privacy policy. Otherwise, you will not be able to access the features and services associated with them. You can view the entire text of the Terms & Policy by navigating to SMART HUB → Terms & Policy. If you want to stop using SMART HUB, you can cancel the agreement

How to use SMART HUB

How to use Smart HubClick to Expand
1 Connecting the TV to the Internet

• Connect the TV to the internet via a wired or wireless connection
• Set up Network setting via MENU → Network → Network Settings
Connect the TV to the internet via a wired or wireless connection
2 Setting up SMART HUB

Follow the directions on the screen to set up SMART HUB
Setting up SMART HUB
3 Once installed, press the SMART HUB button to open the first screen and select the panel icon. On the panel screen for each service panel, the following are available :

• Game : You can view all game apps provided by SMART HUB. Download and play game being selected. In addition, you can manage games that you have downloaded or purchased with your Samsung account

• Samsung Apps : You can enjoy variety of free and for pay news, sports weather and gaming apps on the TV as you would on a smart phone or tablet

• On TV : You can view the current programs on TV at a glance and view programs recommendation by channel or programs that will be broadcast later. In addition, you can also watch recorded videos

• Movie & TV Shows : You can purchase and view a movie or TV program directly through the app provided by SMART HUB connecting an external video source such as a DVD or Blu-Ray player

• Multimedia : You can play back photo, video and music files from an external storage device or watch

Download apps using SMART HUB

Download apps using SMART HUBClick to Expand
1 Press the SMART HUB button on the remote control to run the application
2 Run Samsung Apps located at the top right of the TV screen
Samsung Apps
3 You must have a Samsung account to install a paid app. Register an account if you do not have it
4 Move to the icon of the app that you want to install and press the download button to download button. The App Details Window showing the information on the selected app is displayed
5 Move to the Download Now item and press the download now button to start the installation
6 When the installation is finished, an icon of the installed app is automatically displayed on the desktop

Please note: You can’t download from internet or using thumb drive to transfer

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