Samsung Galaxy J3 V / Galaxy J3 (3rd Gen.) - Motions and Gestures

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, swipe up or down from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
    Note These instructions only apply to Standard mode and the default Home screen layout.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Advanced features.
  3. Select from the following then tap the switch(es) to turn on On switch icon or off Off switch icon:
    • Quick launch Camera: Access camera app by quickly pressing the Home key twice.
    • Direct call: Auto-dial the contact whose details are showing on the screen when you raise the phone to your ear.
    • Smart alert: Be notified of any missed calls or messages when you pick up your phone.
    • Easy mute: Place your hand on the screen or turn it over to mute notifications.
    • Direct share: Share content with specific people directly via the sharing panel from within any app.