Samsung Galaxy Note5 - 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 tap Apps Apps icon.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap NFC and payment.
  4. Tap the NFC switch (located in the upper-right) to turn On indicator or off Off indicator.
  5. When enabled, tap Android Beam.
  6. Tap the Android Beam switch (located in the upper right) to turn on or off.