Samsung Galaxy S® 6 / S® 6 edge - Turn Android Beam On / Off

Note Android™ Beam can be utilized to transfer data (e.g. web pages, videos, place page in Maps) from one Near Field Communication (NFC) capable device to another when only a few centimeters apart, typically back to back.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings > NFC and payment (Phone section).
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Ensure that the NFC switch (located in the upper-right) is on Switch on
    Note If prompted, review the notification then tap OK to confirm.
  3. Tap Android Beam.
  4. Tap the Android Beam switch (located in the upper-right) to turn on or off.