Set up SmartThings on your phone

The SmartThings app displaying the TV it's connected to

With the SmartThings app, you can monitor and control your smart devices or appliances right from your phone. Whether you forgot to turn off the TV or want the lights to automatically turn on first thing in the morning, SmartThings has you covered. Set up SmartThings and start enjoying all the perks of a connected home.

Set up SmartThings

If you haven't installed SmartThings yet, download it from the Play Store first.

You will need to use your Samsung account to access SmartThings. If you don’t currently have an account, you can create one.

When you're ready, navigate to and open SmartThings on your phone. If it's your first time using it, review the information, and then tap Start. Next, allow the different permissions. Now that SmartThings is set up, you can start adding devices. To learn about SmartThings' other features, see the next section.

SmartThings screen showing Location permissions required

Use SmartThings

With SmartThings, you can control your smart devices, set up automations, and much more.

To learn how to use the app's different features, open SmartThings, and then tap Menu (the three horizontal lines). Tap How to use, and then select your desired tutorial. Soon, you'll know how to do everything in SmartThings.

SmartThings' How to use screen with a list of features explained

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