How do I use my Samsung Galaxy device as a torch or flashlight?

The location of the torch or flashlight function on your device will depend on the make and model of your device.

 

Older devices and operating systems will have the torch function available as a widget; newer devices will have the torch available in the notifications bar.

Adding the torch from Widgets

1 Tap and hold on an empty space on the Home screen until options appear.
How do I use my Samsung Galaxy device as a torch or flashlight?
2 Touch Widgets
How do I use my Samsung Galaxy device as a torch or flashlight?
3 Navigate to, and tap and hold on Torch or Flashlight to drag it onto your home screen.

Don't see the Torch option? Scroll down to see steps showing you how to access it from the notifications bar.

How do I use my Samsung Galaxy device as a torch or flashlight?

Accessing the torch from the notifications bar

1 From the Home screen, swipe down from the top of the screen to access the notifications bar
How do I use my Samsung Galaxy device as a torch or flashlight?
2 Choose the Torch icon to turn the light on or off

(If the Torch icon is not displayed immediately, choose the Expand button (the arrow pointing down in the top right corner)

How do I use my Samsung Galaxy device as a torch or flashlight?
How do I use my Samsung Galaxy device as a torch or flashlight?

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