SmartThings for PC

SmartThings for PC

Published by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Control your Samsung Smart TVs, appliances, and SmartThings-compatible devices



SmartThings PC screenshot

About SmartThings For PC

SmartThings is an Android app developed and published by Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. at Google Play Store on Apr 17, 2017 for Android users. SmartThings is so popular that it has gained 100000000 installs so far and growing.

Experience the Power and Convenience of SmartThings

Are you looking for a reliable and user-friendly app to control your smart devices? Look no further than SmartThings! With its seamless performance, universal compatibility, and expandable features, SmartThings is the ultimate platform for all your home automation needs.

Easy to Use and Hassle-Free

From the moment you start using SmartThings, you'll be impressed by its simplicity and ease of use. Whether you're a tech-savvy individual or a beginner in the world of smart devices, this app is designed to make your life easier. With just a few taps, you can effortlessly connect and control all your smart devices.

Seamless Integration and Versatility

One of the standout features of SmartThings is its ability to connect with various devices from different vendors. Say goodbye to compatibility issues and limited options! SmartThings offers a universal platform that allows you to integrate and control a wide range of smart devices, regardless of the brand. Whether it's your Samsung TV, Galaxy watch, or any other smart appliance, SmartThings has got you covered.

Stay Connected and In Control

With SmartThings, you'll never miss a beat. Receive real-time notifications on your phone, so you're always in the know. Whether it's a notification about your washer or dryer finishing their cycle or a reminder to check on your smart security system, SmartThings keeps you connected to your home at all times.

Discover the New UWB Find Feature

We all misplace things from time to time, but with SmartThings' new UWB Find feature, finding your belongings has never been easier. Whether it's your Buds headphones or any other item, this feature provides a "warmer or colder" meter that guides you to your lost item. It's a game-changer for those with busy lives and cluttered homes!

Responsive Support and Constant Improvements

At SmartThings, your satisfaction is our top priority. If you encounter any issues or have questions, our support team is always ready to assist you. We value your feedback, and thanks to the input from our dedicated community, we've reintroduced popular features like "Play Sound from TV to Phone." We're committed to continuously improving our app to meet your needs.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I use SmartThings with devices from different brands?

Yes! SmartThings is designed to be compatible with a wide range of smart devices, regardless of the brand. Enjoy the freedom of connecting and controlling all your devices from one convenient app.

2. How does the UWB Find feature work?

The UWB Find feature uses advanced technology to guide you to your misplaced items. It provides a "warmer or colder" meter that fills up as you get closer to the lost item, making it easier than ever to locate your belongings.

3. Is SmartThings easy to set up?

Absolutely! SmartThings is known for its user-friendly interface and hassle-free setup process. Simply follow the intuitive instructions, and you'll have your smart devices connected and ready to go in no time.

4. Can I receive notifications on my phone?

Yes, SmartThings keeps you informed with real-time notifications. Whether it's updates on your appliances or security system, you'll never miss a beat with SmartThings.

5. How responsive is the SmartThings support team?

Our support team is dedicated to providing prompt assistance and resolving any issues you may encounter. Contact us, and we'll be more than happy to help you make the most of your SmartThings experience.

Experience the power and convenience of SmartThings today. Connect, control, and simplify your smart home like never before. Download the app now and unlock a world of possibilities!

Can I run SmartThings on PC?

Yes, you can run SmartThings on PC, but first, you will need emulator software installed on your Windows or MAC, which you can download for free. In the below video, you will find SmartThings in action. Before you install the emulator, check out the minimum and recommended system requirements to run it seamlessly. They may change depending on which version of the emulator you choose. Therefore, we recommend you download the latest version of the emulator. Below you will find three free Android emulators that we have shortlisted based on their popularity:

How to Install SmartThings for PC


  • OS: Microsoft Windows 7 and above.
  • Processor: Intel or AMD Processor.
  • RAM: Your PC must have at least 4GB of RAM. (Note that having 4GB or more disk space is not a substitute for RAM)
  • Storage: 5GB Free Disk Space.
  • You must be an Administrator on your PC.
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 10
  • Processor: Intel or AMD Multi-Core Processor with Single Thread benchmark score > 1000.
  • Graphics: Intel/Nvidia/ATI, Onboard or Discrete controller with benchmark score >= 750.
  • Please ensure Virtualization is enabled on your PC/Laptop.
  • RAM: 8GB or higher
  • Storage: SSD (or Fusion/Hybrid Drives)
  • Internet: Broadband connection to access games, accounts and related content.

Up to date graphics drivers from Microsoft or the chipset vendor.

  • To start with, download Bluestacks from its official website. The latest version of BluesStacks is v 5, and it is around 400 MB.
  • Once the download is done, click on the Bluestacks set up file to install it on your Windows PC. Follow the on-screen instructions and install it accordingly.
  • The next step is to launch the emulator using the desktop shortcut and sign in using your Google account.
  • Now, head over to Bluestacks home screen and click on the Google Play Store icon.
  • Hit the search bar in Google Play and search for SmartThings.
  • Install SmartThings from the Play Store by clicking the Install option, which completes downloading of SmartThings on PC.


  • Operating System: Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, and DirectX 9.0c
  • Processor: At least dual-core processor, both Intel, and AMD are OK
  • Video: Supports Open GL 2.0 or above
  • Memory: 1.5 GB RAM
  • Operating System: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
  • Processor: Multiple core processors which support VT-x or AMB-V Virtualization Technology, better performance with this function enabled
  • Video: The higher performance, the better
  • Memory: 4 GB RAM

Storage: 1 GB available under installation path, 1.5GB available hard drive space

Internet: Broadband Internet connection

  • Download NoxPlayer from the official website. The latest version of NoxPlayer is v 3, and it is around 600 MB.
  • Now install the emulator using the downloaded setup file. Just go through the on-screen instructions and install NoxPlayer on your computer or laptop.
  • After the installation process, launch the Nox Android emulator and log in using your Google account when it asks you.
  • Click on the Google Play Store icon and head over to the search bar to search SmartThings. Once found, click on the Install button to install SmartThings for PC.
  • If you do not find SmartThings on Google Play Store or if you want to skip logging in to Google, you can sideload APK (download the .APK file from this page and open it with NoxPlayer).
  • Launch SmartThings from home-screen and start playing it on PC right away!


  • 2 cores x86/x86_64 Processor (Intel or AMD CPU)
  • WinXP SP3 / Win7 / Win8 / Win10 (Not recommended to run on Server/Enterprise)
  • Latest Windows DirectX 11 / Graphics driver with OpenGL 2.0
  • Hardware Virtualization Technology (Intel VT-x/AMD-V) shall be enabled in BIOS
  • 2GB of RAM (4GB for x64 system)
  • 5GB of hard disk free space
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 10 with VT Enabled
  • CPU: Single Thread PassMark score > 1500 (Intel/AMD Multi-Core).
  • Graphics: Intel/Nvidia/ATI, Onboard or Discrete controller with PassMark score > 750.
  • Latest Windows DirectX 11 / Graphics driver with OpenGL 4.5 or higher
  • RAM: 8GB or higher
  • HDD: SSD, 10GB of hard disk free space
  • Internet: Broadband connection with low latency for FPS games
  • Download MEmu Play from the official website. The latest version of NoxPlayer is v 7.5.
  • When the download is completed, install the MEmu emulator on your PC. Follow the on-screen instructions and keep on clicking the Next button until the final step.
  • Now, using the desktop shortcut, look for the MEmu Play emulator and launch it. Once done, it will ask you to log in using your Google account, proceed with the same.
  • MEmu Play will ask you to log in using your Google account. When you log in, it will sync your Google account to MEmu Play. Launch the Google Play Store by clicking on the icon and search for SmartThings.
  • Click on the Install button once you find SmartThings from the search results. You can also sideload APK (download the .APK file from this page and open it with MEmu) if you want to skip above step.
  • After the installation of SmartThings, you're all set to use the app on PC!

Regardless of which Android emulator you install, the steps to install, configure, and running the SmartThings app on PC are the same.


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