Samsung Kids Home

Kids’ first steps
into the digital world

Samsung Kids Home lets you shape a safe environment for your child to happily explore and connect with the world. With family-friendly activities to both entertain and encourage them to learn, develop, and flourish, Kids Home helps your child safely enjoy the digital realm.

A smartphone in front of an illustrated background, with a simulated image of the Kids Home UI and Crocro’s Friends Village, Bobby’s Canvas, Lisa’s Music Band, Cooki’s Video, My Magic Voice, and Crocro Adventure applications on the screen. Together with Kids Home village characters Cooki, Crocro, Bobby, and Lisa, children can learn as they play.

Easy to access

Your child can go on journeys within seconds. Simply tap on Kids Home in the Quick panel and use the same PIN or biometrics set for your device to enter and exit the app. No need to memorise yet another password. If you need to adjust the settings, press and hold the Kids Home button.

An image of a woman with her child in their living room. The woman is holding a smartphone, and there is a simulated overlay of her screen with the Kids Home icon enlarged, showing how you can easily access Kids Home on the Quick panel.

Set your mind at ease

Help your child to develop good digital habits with Kids Home. Set limits on playtime, as well as providing access only to specific contacts and apps. Check the usage report to see what your child is doing, or make sure they’re only seeing what’s appropriate. Kids Home is a safe environment for your child to learn and play.

A simulated image of the Kids Home PIN lock screen, showing how you can set a lock for security. An emergency call button is displayed below.

PIN Lock

A simulated image of the Kids Home Parental control screen, which shows you how to set a play time limit.

Play Time Limit

A simulated image of the Kids Home Usage Report screen, demonstrating the activity trackers that let you see how your child is using your phone.

Usage Report

A simulated image of the Kids Home screen, which displays the limits you can set for Apps, Contacts, and Media.

App/Contact/Media Allow

Meet the gang

Let your child unleash their creativity with their new friends. Complete with a child-friendly camera and internet access, your child will follow the stylish Crocro, Cooki the aspiring chef, music-lover Lisa, and the creative Bobby for boundless fun in Kids Home.

An image of Crocro the crocodile from the Kids Home village, with the icon for the Crocro’s Friends Village application.

Crocro

Say hello to the leader of the pack, a lover of fashion and design! Your little one can help Crocro and his friends design their home in Crocro's Friends Village.

An image of Cooki the sloth from the Kids Home village, with the icon for Cooki’s Video application.

Cooki

Cooki is a huge fan of cooking, ready to snack and snooze at any time. Work out what to feed him for a healthy diet. (But doughnuts are his favourite snack.)

An image of Lisa the bird from the Kids Home village, with the icon for the Lisa’s Music Band application.

Lisa

Are you ready to sing and dance? Then Lisa’s your girl. Sing and record songs in each friend’s voice, or even play with different instruments.

An image of Bobby the beaver from the Kids Home village, with the icon for Bobby’s Canvas application.

Bobby

The artist of the group! Bobby loves to create masterpieces on different canvasses, whether that’s sand or paper. It’s his favourite pastime.

More worlds to discover with LEGO

Your child can uncover even more challenges to take on with a range of new games right on your device. Swipe to the right and let their imaginations run wild. Through LEGO-themed fun, your child can build, create, and practise new skills with age-appropriate projects that will satisfy their minds and teach science and maths.

An image of a tablet on a table, surrounded by papers and LEGO bricks. A child’s hands are nearby and their right hand is touching the tablet screen. On the screen is the LEGO App UI, showing the different kinds of entertainment your child can experience.

How to set up Kids Home

Simulated image of a screen showing how to open the Quick panel.

Step 1.
Intro of Quick panel

Drag down to open the Quick Panel.

An image of the Quick panel screen, showing where you can access Kids Home.

Step 2.
Quick panel

Tap Kids Home on the Quick panel.


* Swipe down to access the Quick panel. The location of the Kids Home button can be adjusted via the Quick panel settings in the top right corner.

An image of the welcome screen for Kids Home, showing the Next button to move to the next step.

Step 3.
Welcome to Kids Home

Tap Next on the Kids Home welcome page.

An image of the Kids Home Security screen, prompting the user to set up a four-digit PIN.

Step 4.
Security

Set up a PIN and confirm. From there, you can access Kids Home.


* You will not be prompted to set up a PIN if you have set a device lock. Your existing lock method will be used to access Kids Home.

An image of the Kids Home screen, showing that you can tap the top-right icon to adjust Parental controls.

Step 5.
Parental Settings

Tap the top-right menu button to set limits on daily playtime and the apps and contacts your child can access – and you’re all set.

Illustrated image of Crocro using a tablet.

Kids Mode Page

For current Kids Mode users.

Illustrated image of Cooki singing into a microphone.

Kids Home FAQ

Your most asked questions are answered.

You can find the schedule for Samsung Kids Home upgrades from Notices (P OS Update Notices) on the Samsung Members App.
You can download and install Samsung Members from Galaxy Store.

Samsung Members

Galaxy Store

* Availability of Kids Home features may vary depending on country, device, and ongoing maintenance.
** Users with devices running Android versions older than Android 9.0 can download or update Kids Mode through Galaxy Store.
Devices with Android version 9.0 or newer will already have Kids Home in the Quick panel and it can be accessed by pressing the Kids Home button.
*** Users with devices updated from Android 8.0 to 9.0 can use Kids Home.
**** Device and screen images simulated for illustrative purposes.