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Use the Smart View App on The Frame TV

With Samsung Smart View, you can watch live TV and stream content from your phone. Discover and launch movies, sports, music, or games directly from your phone without interrupting the entertainment on The Frame.

First, download Samsung Smart View for Android or iOS.

Set Up Smart View

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

  1. On your phone, swipe down from the top of the screen using two fingers to open Quick Settings.

  2. Swipe to and touch Smart View.

  3. Select your TV.

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

  4. The Frame is now connected to your phone.

Launch an App

  1. On your phone, swipe down from the top of the screen using two fingers to open Quick Settings.

  2. Swipe to and touch Smart View.

  3. 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.

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

Use the Remote

The remote feature in Smart View turns your phone into a remote. Check it out:

  1. On your phone, swipe down from the top of the screen using two fingers to open Quick Settings.

  2. Swipe to and touch Smart View.

  3. Touch TV Remote.

  4. 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 you can use devices connected to The Frame.

      • CH List: Access your channel list.

    • D - Mute: Turn the mute function on or off.

    • E - Volume: Increase 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: Turn on or off 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.

View Your Photos and Videos

  1. On your phone, swipe down from the top of the screen using two fingers to open Quick Settings.

  2. Swipe to and touch Smart View.

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

  4. Touch Enable Photos Access.

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

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

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

Play Your Music

  1. On your phone, swipe down from the top of the screen using two fingers to open Quick Settings.

  2. Swipe to and touch Smart View.

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

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

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

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