Samsung Galaxy J7 V / J7 (2nd 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 then navigate: Settings Settings icon > Advanced features.
  2. 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.