Share & stream media: Samsung Gear S3 frontier

Learn how to read NFC tags, share your Gear's display, and exchange media with other NFC and DLNA-compatible devices using the Samsung Gear S3 frontier.

 

 

 

Pair a device with NFC

  1. Place the Gear S3 frontier in the charging cradle.
  2. Turn on NFC on the pairing device.
  3. Tap the back of the device to the back of the charging cradle.
  4. Follow the on-screen prompts to complete the paring.

 

Set up NFC

The Gear lets you use the built-in technology to make payments and buy tickets for transportation or events after downloading and configuring the required apps.

 

  1. From the Apps screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap Connections > NFC.
    • NFC: Activate the NFC feature to link your Gear to your credit or debit card.
    • Tap and pay: Set the default payment app for mobile payments.

 

Make payments with NFC

Before you can use the NFC feature to make payments, you must register for the mobile payment service.

 

  1. From the Apps screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap Connections > NFC.
  3. Tap NFC again to enable the feature.
  4. Touch the top of the Gear’s touchscreen to the card reader.

 

Set up Samson Pay on Gear

Register frequently used cards to Samsung Pay, a mobile payment service, to make payments quickly and securely. Samsung Pay is accepted almost anywhere you can swipe or tap your credit card. You can view more information, such as cards that support this feature at www.samsung.com/samsungpay.

 

You must activate NFC and set Samsung Pay as your default payment method before using Samsung Pay on your Gear. To set up Samson Pay, follow these steps.

 

  1. From the Apps screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap Connections > NFC.
  3. Tap NFC again to enable the feature.
  4. Tap Tap and pay > Samsung Pay.

 

Make payments using Samson Pay

Use your Gear to make payments using Samsung Pay.

 

  1. From the Apps screen, tap Samsung Pay or press and hold the Back button > scroll through the cards list, select a card and then tap Pay.
  2. Touch the top of the Gear to the card reader or place the watch screen close to where you swipe the card.
  3. Use the Samsung Pay application for up to 5 transactions without the smartphone. This may vary depending on the bank/institution issuing the account.
  4. Refer to the image below for how to position the Gear with the payment terminal. 
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