Samsung DeX

It’s time your mobile devices did more work

Connect your Galaxy devices to any screen for a mobile-powered desktop computing experience with Samsung DeX.1

It’s time your mobile devices did more work

Connect your Galaxy devices to any screen for a mobile-powered desktop computing experience with Samsung DeX.1

What is DeX?

Samsung DeX software is built into your compatible Galaxy phone or tablet and lets you connect to an external screen such as a monitor or large format display for a desktop-like experience.1 With the power to perform like a desktop PC, you can use your device instead of a laptop to do everything you need to, from editing documents, taking notes and watching videos to running virtualized desktops with enterprise-ready VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) solutions.2

Samsung DeX software is built into your compatible Galaxy phone or tablet and lets you connect to an external screen such as a monitor or large format display for a desktop-like experience.1 With the power to perform like a desktop PC, you can use your device instead of a laptop to do everything you need to, from editing documents, taking notes and watching videos to running virtualized desktops with enterprise-ready VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) solutions.2

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Make any space a work space with DeX mobile desktop

Samsung DeX lets your team travel light and make any place a work space. With a single cable to connect to a screen, a mobile device becomes a desktop workstation so they can do more in large format.

DeX provides access all your favorite business apps

With Samsung DeX, you can access familiar business productivity apps on the connected screen, from the Microsoft Office Mobile suite to Adobe apps for creative professionals, all optimized for DeX with keyboard/mouse and resizable windows support.

Multitask like never before with DeX dual mode

Use dual mode to work in DeX mode on your connected monitor screen while using your phone to text, call or take notes at the same time. Getting business done just got easier with the power of DeX.

Make any space a work space with DeX mobile desktop

Samsung DeX lets your team travel light and make any place a work space. With a single cable to connect to a screen, a mobile device becomes a desktop workstation so they can do more in large format.

DeX provides access all your favorite business apps

With Samsung DeX, you can access familiar business productivity apps on the connected screen, from the Microsoft Office Mobile suite to Adobe apps for creative professionals, all optimized for DeX with keyboard/mouse and resizable windows support.

Multitask like never before with DeX dual mode

Use dual mode to work in DeX mode on your connected monitor screen while using your phone to text, call or take notes at the same time. Getting business done just got easier with the power of DeX.

 

 

 

 

 

Samsung DeX, VDI and the Mobile Banker

Samsung DeX, VDI and the Mobile Banker

Many banks have adopted virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and thin clients to replace traditional desktop computers. See how you can use Samsung DeX to make smartphones the primary computing device of bankers in the branch, thanks to the ability to launch a VDI client from within DeX.

Samsung DeX, VDI and the Mobile Banker

Many banks have adopted virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) and thin clients to replace traditional desktop computers. See how you can use Samsung DeX to make smartphones the primary computing device of bankers in the branch, thanks to the ability to launch a VDI client from within DeX.

How to use DeX in your industry

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Healthcare

Improve the patient experience thanks to seamless continuity from the workstation to patient rooms and back again. Samsung DeX lets you use one device to connect to stations and while on the go, so physicians can focus on quality care.

Healthcare
Improve the patient experience thanks to seamless continuity from the workstation to patient rooms and back again. Samsung DeX lets you use one device to connect to stations and while on the go, so physicians can focus on quality care.
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Retail

Give more attention to customers without disrupting your work. With Samsung DeX, your work can start at the desk and finish on the go with one device. So you can seamlessly bounce between your customers’ needs and managerial tasks, and still get it all done.

Retail
Give more attention to customers without disrupting your work. With Samsung DeX, your work can start at the desk and finish on the go with one device. So you can seamlessly bounce between your customers’ needs and managerial tasks, and still get it all done.
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Public Safety

Samsung DeX lets you empower your personnel to switch from a laptop experience inside their vehicle, to secure handheld data access in the field, to a desktop experience back at the station—without even thinking about it.

Public Safety
Samsung DeX lets you empower your personnel to switch from a laptop experience inside their vehicle, to secure handheld data access in the field, to a desktop experience back at the station—without even thinking about it.
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Insurance

Consolidate hardware with Samsung DeX, so you have access to everything you need while in the field, without having to go back and forth between devices.

Insurance
Consolidate hardware with Samsung DeX, so you have access to everything you need while in the field, without having to go back and forth between devices.

Samsung DeX desktop experience platform: Connection options  

Explore the different ways you can connect your Galaxy device to an HDMI monitor and get to work with DeX.

Explore the different ways you can connect your Galaxy device to an HDMI monitor and get to work with DeX.

DeX Cable

DeX Cable

Single USB-C to HDMI cable

DeX HDMI Adapter

HDMI Adapter

USB-C to HDMI adapter to connect an HDMI cable

DeX Multiport Adapter

Multiport Adapter

HDMI Out, USB-C, USB-C Power In, USB 2.0, Ethernet

Get access to all your favorite business apps with DeX

Familiar business productivity apps are optimized for DeX with keyboard/mouse and resizable windows support, so you can get the most out of using your device in DeX mode.

Familiar business productivity apps are optimized for DeX with keyboard/mouse and resizable windows support, so you can get the most out of using your device in DeX mode.

microsoft office and adobe apps optimized for DeX
Productivity
Samsung DeX takes the mobile productivity of the Microsoft Office Mobile suite to a large screen so you can more done wherever business takes you.
Creativity
DeX enables creativity productivity with Adobe apps, including Lightroom Mobile, empowering creative professionals to be more mobile.

Samsung partners with leading VDI solution providers to enable cloud computing with DeX

With Samsung DeX, your team can run virtualized Windows desktops and apps with enterprise-ready VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) solutions2 including cloud-based ecosystems from Citrix, VMware and Amazon.

With Samsung DeX, your team can run virtualized Windows desktops and apps with enterprise-ready VDI (Virtual Desktop Infrastructure) solutions2 including cloud-based ecosystems from Citrix, VMware and Amazon.

Citrix VDI

Explore how Samsung DeX and Citrix are changing mobile computing.

VMware VDI

Explore creating a digital workplace with Samsung DeX and VMware Workspace ONE.

Amazon VDI

Explore how Samsung DeX and Amazon Web Services offer a consistent and convenient experience.

Defense-grade security while working in DeX mode   

Samsung Knox is built from the chip up to protect data on your Galaxy devices on the go and while you are working in DeX mode, enabling a suite of enhanced mobility software options.

Defense-grade security while working in DeX mode   

Samsung Knox is built from the chip up to protect data on your Galaxy devices on the go and while you are working in DeX mode, enabling a suite of enhanced mobility software options.
Samsung DeX Brochure
A Guide to Going Mobile-Only with Samsung DeX

Mobile desktop insights

The Beginner’s Guide to Samsung DeX

The Beginner’s Guide to Samsung DeX

Going Mobile-Only With Samsung DeX: 5 Steps to a Successful Pilot

5 Steps to a Successful DeX Pilot 

5 Tips for Securing DeX in Mobile-Only Workforces

5 Tips for Securing DeX in Mobile-Only Workforces

DeX videos: How to use Samsung DeX

How to Use Dual Mode with Samsung DeX

How to Use Dual Mode with Samsung DeX

Find out how you can use dual mode to simultaneously work in DeX mode on your connected monitor and keep using your phone too.

Using Multiple Apps Side by Side on Samsung DeX

Using Multiple Apps Side by Side on Samsung DeX

Use multiple apps side by side with ease in the Galaxy Desktop, such as creating meetings and writing emails
on multiple windows in the same screen.

Texting and Taking Calls on DeX

Texting and Taking Calls on DeX

While in DeX mode, you can answer text or messages or take calls from the desktop screen for a seamless mobile desktop experience.

How to Use Dual Mode with Samsung DeX

How to Use Dual Mode with Samsung DeX

Find out how you can use dual mode to simultaneously work in DeX mode on your connected monitor and keep using your phone too.

Using Multiple Apps Side by Side on Samsung DeX

Using Multiple Apps Side by Side on Samsung DeX

Use multiple apps side by side with ease in the Galaxy Desktop, such as creating meetings and writing emails
on multiple windows in the same screen.

Texting and Taking Calls on DeX

Texting and Taking Calls on DeX

While in DeX mode, you can answer text or messages or take calls from the desktop screen for a seamless mobile desktop experience.

Configuring Your Samsung DeX

Configuring Your Samsung DeX

Configure settlings like screen timeout and wallpapers of find more tips on how to use Samsung DeX from the easy and intuitive interface. 

Switching to Screen Mirror Mode on DeX

Switching to Screen Mirror Mode on DeX

Easily switch from DeX mode to screen mirroring mode for seamless presentations and more. 

Seamlessly Transition Audio from Mobile to Desktop

Seamlessly Transition Audio from Mobile to Desktop

Seamless transition audio from mobile to desktop in DeX mode. 

Configuring Your Samsung DeX

Configuring Your Samsung DeX

Configure settlings like screen timeout and wallpapers of find more tips on how to use Samsung DeX from the easy and intuitive interface. 

Switching to Screen Mirror Mode on DeX

Switching to Screen Mirror Mode on DeX

Easily switch from DeX mode to screen mirroring mode for seamless presentations and more. 

Seamlessly Transition Audio from Mobile to Desktop

Seamlessly Transition Audio from Mobile to Desktop

Seamless transition audio from mobile to desktop in DeX mode. 

Taskbar Tricks on DeX

Taskbar Tricks on DeX

Use the taskbar in DeX mode for shortcuts, settings, status and more. 

Using Your Favorite Apps on Samsung DeX

Using Your Favorite Apps on Samsung DeX

Access your business and creativity apps while in DeX mode to edit documents and images from your phone on the desktop screen. 

Keyboard Tricks on Samsung DeX

Keyboard Tricks on Samsung DeX

Resize, move and maximize/minimize app windows, right click, drag and drop, and use keyboard shortcuts in the Galaxy Desktop. 

Taskbar Tricks on DeX

Taskbar Tricks on DeX

Use the taskbar in DeX mode for shortcuts, settings, status and more. 

Using Your Favorite Apps on Samsung DeX

Using Your Favorite Apps on Samsung DeX

Access your business and creativity apps while in DeX mode to edit documents and images from your phone on the desktop screen. 

Keyboard Tricks on Samsung DeX

Keyboard Tricks on Samsung DeX

Resize, move and maximize/minimize app windows, right click, drag and drop, and use keyboard shortcuts in the Galaxy Desktop. 

Notifications on Samsung DeX

Notifications on Samsung DeX

Notifications including calls and text messages appear on the desktop screen while in DeX mode, so you can stay connected and quickly reply. 

Using a VDI Client with Samsung DeX

Using a VDI Client with Samsung DeX

Replicate any supported virtualized environment such as Citrix Receiver, VMware Horizon Client or Amazon Workspaces to remotely access your virtual desktop. 

A Guide to Choosing the Right Samsung DeX Accessories

A Guide to Choosing the Right Samsung DeX Accessories

Learn more about the latest DeX connectivity options from the DeX Cable and HDMI adapter to the multiport adapter.

Notifications on Samsung DeX

Notifications on Samsung DeX

Notifications including calls and text messages appear on the desktop screen while in DeX mode, so you can stay connected and quickly reply. 

Using a VDI Client with Samsung DeX

Using a VDI Client with Samsung DeX

Replicate any supported virtualized environment such as Citrix Receiver, VMware Horizon Client or Amazon Workspaces to remotely access your virtual desktop. 

A Guide to Choosing the Right Samsung DeX Accessories

A Guide to Choosing the Right Samsung DeX Accessories

Learn more about the latest DeX connectivity options from the DeX Cable and HDMI adapter to the multiport adapter.

How to Use Your Galaxy Tab S4 as a Graphics Tablet

How to Use Your Galaxy Tab S4 as a Graphics Tablet

Find out how the Galaxy Tab S4 can double as a graphics tablet when connected to a mointor in DeX mode.

How to Go Into DeX Mode on Your Galaxy Tab S4

How to Go Into DeX Mode on Your Galaxy Tab S4

Find out how to use DeX mode for desktop-like experience on your Galaxy Tab S4.

How to Connect Your Galaxy Tab S4 To a Monitor

How to Connect Your Galaxy Tab S4 To a Monitor

Find out how to connect your Galaxy Tab S4 to a monitor and make the most out of DeX mode. 

How to Use Your Galaxy Tab S4 as a Graphics Tablet

How to Use Your Galaxy Tab S4 as a Graphics Tablet

Find out how the Galaxy Tab S4 can double as a graphics tablet when connected to a mointor in DeX mode.

How to Go Into DeX Mode on Your Galaxy Tab S4

How to Go Into DeX Mode on Your Galaxy Tab S4

Find out how to use DeX mode for desktop-like experience on your Galaxy Tab S4.

How to Connect Your Galaxy Tab S4 To a Monitor

How to Connect Your Galaxy Tab S4 To a Monitor

Find out how to connect your Galaxy Tab S4 to a monitor and make the most out of DeX mode. 

Setting up the Samsung DeX Pad

Setting up the Samsung DeX Pad

Get a step by step overview on setting up the Samsung DeX Pad to power your mobile desktop experience.

Samsung DeX Pad: Touchpad Tips and Tricks

Samsung DeX Pad: Touchpad Tips and Tricks

The DeX Pad's built-in touchpad will automatically appear if no mouse is present and supports scrolling, double tap, single tap and pinch to zoom.

Creating a Desktop Experience with Samsung DeX Pad

Creating a Desktop Experience with Samsung DeX Pad

DeX goes beyond screen mirroring to create a desktop-like experience so you can fully utilize applications on your phone like your calendar, email and more.

Setting up the Samsung DeX Pad

Setting up the Samsung DeX Pad

Get a step by step overview on setting up the Samsung DeX Pad to power your mobile desktop experience.

Samsung DeX Pad: Touchpad Tips and Tricks

Samsung DeX Pad: Touchpad Tips and Tricks

The DeX Pad's built-in touchpad will automatically appear if no mouse is present and supports scrolling, double tap, single tap and pinch to zoom.

Creating a Desktop Experience with Samsung DeX Pad

Creating a Desktop Experience with Samsung DeX Pad

DeX goes beyond screen mirroring to create a desktop-like experience so you can fully utilize applications on your phone like your calendar, email and more.

Setting Up the Samsung DeX Station

Setting Up the Samsung DeX Station

Get a step by step overview on setting up the DeX Station to power your mobile desktop experience.

Setting Up the Samsung DeX Station

Setting Up the Samsung DeX Station

Get a step by step overview on setting up the DeX Station to power your mobile desktop experience.

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Buy compatible Galaxy devices

Explore phones and tablets that work with DeX, and find out where to purchase your devices through your preferred carrier or directly on Samsung.com.

Explore phones and tablets that work with DeX, and find out where to purchase your devices through your preferred carrier or directly on Samsung.com.

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1Using Samsung genuine HDMI adapter or cable qualified for Samsung DeX is recommended. Accessories and monitor sold separately. Screen images simulated. Certain apps may not run or require license (for purchase) on Samsung DeX. Samsung DeX using an HDMI adapter or cable only available on Samsung Galaxy S10, Note9, S9 and Galaxy Tab S4. The cable is sold separately and some functions may differ from DeX Pad/DeX Station. DeX Pad and DeX Station (sold separately) are compatible with Galaxy S8, Galaxy Note8 and later models of the Galaxy S and Galaxy Note series. Galaxy S8 | S8+ | S8 Active and Note8 require Android Oreo or higher to support all DeX features, including DeX pad. DeX works with compatible HDMI monitors and USB or Bluetooth compatible keyboards and mice.

2Third-party VDI solutions sold separately.

3For the full list of Knox certifications, please visit www.samsung.com/us/business/solutions/samsung-knox/