Enable Samsung Galaxy Note 9 Smart Stay

The Smart Stay tutorial is a feature on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 that lights the display as long as you look at it.

The front camera of the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is used, which recognizes the position of the eyes.

A useful function, especially when you want to display something statically, without touching the display.

Because only with Smart Stay the display remains illuminated. (And without changing the screen timeout)

How to activate Smart Stay on the Samsung Galaxy Note 9 is explained below:

Open the Android settings of your Samsung Galaxy Note 9

Select "Advanced functions" from

Touch "Smart Stay" and touch the slider to activate the option To make Smart Stay work on the Galaxy Note 9 optimally, you should consider the following requirements:

  • Keep your phone upright and steady
  • Stay in a well-lit place
  • No direct sunlight
  • Front camera must not be used by another application

Now you know Smart Stay and how to activate the function on the Galaxy Note 9.


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