Motions and Gestures - Samsung Galaxy Note® 3

Note Notes:

  • Motion and gesture settings allow for various motion-activated services.
  • The sensor can recognize gestures from a distance of under 3 inches at normal speed.


  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings.
  2. From the System section, tap Motions and gestures.
  3. Select from the following then tap the switch(es) to turn on On indicator or off Off indicator:
    Note Select from additional options within each selection listed below.
    Air gesture
    Control your phone by making specific gestures with your hand above the sensor
    Air view
    View useful info by hovering your pen or finger over the screen
    Air command
    When you press the pen button while hovering your pen over the screen, the air command features appear
    Control your phone with natural movements like putting the phone to your ear to call a contact directly
    Palm motion
    Control your phone using motions and hand gestures