What is DeX
Samsung DeX is a new user experience that allows your mobile device to offer a true desktop experience.
Samsung DeX allows users to work on a desktop environment by connecting their mobile device to a monitor, keyboard, and mouse using an HDMI multi-adapter dongle.
Samsung DeX compatible apps further streamline the user experience by
optimizing everyday apps like Microsoft Word and Excel for DeX.
The economics of mobility are reshaping work, communication, and collaboration. With users seeking efficiency and
productivity, Samsung DeX provides a solution for organizations to realize a mobile-only workforce. By combining
the advantages of smartphones and PCs, your teams can be productive both at the office and on the go.
Samsung DeX Compatible Apps
Samsung DeX compatible apps are optimized for DeX mode. With these apps, users can
work seamlessly with multiple apps in the same session, while interacting with them in a full desktop environment.
Samsung DeX compatible apps include Microsoft Word, Microsoft Outlook, Adobe Photoshop Express, GoToMeeting, and
There are very few special implementations required for developers to optimize apps for Samsung DeX. Generally,
apps that adhere to best practices of Android programming will successfully operate in Samsung DeX and do not require
additional code. Learn more about optimizing your apps.
Knox and Samsung DeX
Furthermore, the Knox SDKs contain a multitude of APIs for developers to configure
DeX; developers can also download the Knox SDKs hosted on SEAP. Developing with Knox SDKs for DeX devices, developers
can implement Knox security features, configure workstations and devices, and much more.
How to Get Started
Reach out to a Samsung DeX expert: