Music: Samsung Tab 10.1 (T859)

Learn how to transfer music files and play them on the Samsung Tab 10.1 (T859). Find out more on this page:


Music player




Music player

Play music or MP3

To play music or MP3s in the music player, follow these steps:


  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Music player.



Turn on / off FM radio

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Transfer music from computer to device

To transfer music files between a computer and the device, follow these steps:


Note: To see a list of file formats that the device can play, see Tech specs.


Note: Depending on your operating system, you may need to download and install Samsung Kies 2.0 before sharing files.


On a Windows computer

  1. Connect the included USB cable to the tablet, then to a computer.
  2. When a Removable Disk window appears on the computer, double-click Open folder to view files using Windows Explorer.
  3. Double-click Tablet.
  4. On the computer, locate the file(s) you want to move.
  5. Drag and drop the file(s) into the desired location on the tablet.
  6. When you are finished, click the Safely Remove Hardware icon in the system tray of your computer.


On a Macintosh computer

  1. Connect the included USB cord to the tablet, then to your computer.
  2. If a “Samsung Modem” pop-up appears on your computer, click Cancel.
  3. In the Applications folder, double-click Kies and wait for it to connect with the tablet.
  4. Under Library, click Music to access the music files on your computer.
  5. Select the check box of each file you want to copy to your tablet.
  6. Click Transfer to device.
  7. When done, click on the Kies drop-down menu and click Exit.
  8. Safely disconnect the tablet from the computer.



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