Turn Android Beam On / Off - Moto X™

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.

Caution NFC may not function properly with the use of a third party battery. To ensure functionality, only utilize the Samsung designed battery with Near Field Communication printed on the battery label.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > More More settings icon.
  2. Tap Android Beam™.
    Note If unavailable, ensure NFC is enabled Switch on.
  3. Tap the Android Beam™ On/Off switch to enable Switch on or disable Switch off (located in the upper-right).
    Note Enabled when the switch is in the ON Switch on position.