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Use the Smart View App on The Frame TV

With the all-new Samsung Smart View app, you can enjoy your personalized Smart Hub experience on your mobile device with all the benefits of a touch. Browse across your favorite live TV and streaming apps and more. Discover and launch your movies, shows, sports, music or games directly from your mobile device without interrupting your viewing experience on The Frame.

Download Samsung Smart View for Android or iOS.

Setting Up Smart View

Make sure that The Frame is powered on and is connected to the same network as your mobile device.

  1. On your mobile device, navigate to Apps > Smart View.

  2. Select your TV.

    Your TV's name will differ depending on the model.

  3. The Frame is now connected to your mobile device.

Launch an App

  1. On your mobile device, navigate to Apps > Smart View.

  2. All of your installed TV apps will be displayed at the top of the screen. To view more apps, swipe left on the app navigation bar.

  3. To launch an app, touch the app, and then touch Launch App on TV.

Using the Remote

The remote feature in the Smart View app gives you all of the functionality of an actual remote right from your mobile device.

  1. On your mobile device, navigate to Apps > Smart View.

  2. Touch TV Remote.

  3. Review the controls for the remote:

    • A - Close: Close the on-screen remote.

    • B - Power: Power off The Frame.

    • C - More Options: Access the following special features:

      • Gamepad: Switch to the touch gamepad.

      • Source: Switch the video source so that you can use devices connected to your The Frame.

      • CH List: Access your channel list.

    • D - Mute: Enable or disable the mute function.

    • E - Volume: Raise or lower The Frame's volume.

    • F - Microphone: Touch to use voice commands.

    • G - Extra: Access additional options that are specific to the feature in use.

    • H - Channel: Change the current channel.

    • I - Back: Return to the previous screen.

    • J - Home: Return to the Home screen.

    • K - Numberpad: Enable or disable the numberpad to enter channel numbers.

    • L - Directional Pad: Use to navigate The Frame.

    • M - Select: Select or run a focused item

    • N - Previous: Open the previous media file.

    • O - Play/Pause: Pause or Resume the current media file.

    • P - Next: Open the next media file.

Viewing Your Photos and Videos

  1. On your mobile device, navigate to Apps > Smart View.

  2. Swipe left on the app navigation bar and then touch My Photos.

  3. Touch Enable Photos Access.

  4. Touch a picture to display it on The Frame.

  5. To view your videos, touch the drop down menu, and then touch Movies.

  6. Touch a video to display it on The Frame.

Playing Your Music

  1. On your mobile device, navigate to Apps > Smart View.

  2. Swipe left on the app navigation bar and then touch My Music.

  3. Touch the drop down menu and select a category. For this example, touch Songs.

  4. Touch the song you want to listen to. It will automatically start playing on The Frame.

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