Samsung Account is a login available for users of Samsung products. The account allows personalized functions for the user, such as synchronizing all the data of the apps and devices of the brand in one place. In addition, it is possible to use exclusive features for those who have an active account on the smartphone, such as the "Search my phone" function, which allows you to locate your cell phone and lock it in case of loss.
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Another advantage of using Samsung Account is the Samsung Cloud, a cloud that provides 15 GB of storage for users in the free version. In it, it is possible to save images, videos and backup all information on the cell phone, from contacts to the organization of the home screen. When exchanging the cell phone for a new Samsung model, just synchronize the Samsung Account to recover the settings.
What Samsung Account? Learn how to create an account and what it is for. Photo: Rubens Achilles / dnetc
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What is Samsung Account and what is it for?
Samsung Account is a login for users of Samsung products that offers exclusive services. Depending on the device model, one of the features available is the Samsung Pass, which allows the use of the digital reader or iris instead of access passwords on websites. Another exclusive service for those who use the Samsung Pay account, which secures the customer's credit card data securely to make payments by approaching physical establishments.
In addition, the account allows you to synchronize the phone theme between devices, download apps from the Galaxy Store and connect to the brand's wearables. Access to Samsung Members, a forum where users can ask questions about the brand's devices, is also available.
The Samsung Account is used for various services associated with branded products Foto: Reproduo / Caroline Doms
How to create Samsung Account?
The account can be created through the Samsung website or on the cell phone itself. The process is similar on both platforms. Check out the step by step below to create your Samsung Account.
Step 1. Open your phone's settings and navigate to the "Accounts" tab. Go to the end of the list and click on "Add account". In the next window, select the "Samsung account" option;
Click on "Add account" and select "Samsung account" Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Doms
Step 2. When opening the panel to access Samsung Account, select the "Create account" option. Then, read the three terms displayed and check the option "I have read and agree with all the items mentioned above". Then, select "I agree" to confirm;
Tap on "Create account" and agree with the items Photo: Reproduo / Caroline Doms
Step 3. Provide the requested data and set a password for Samsung Account. The e-mail address must be valid, as a confirmation link will be sent to it. Select the "Create" option, go to your inbox and activate the account;
Fill in the requested data to create the Samsung Account Photo: Caroline Doms / Reproduo
How to remove Samsung Account
If you no longer want to use it on your phone, just remove the Samsung Account. For this, it is necessary to go to the "Accounts" option and click on the corresponding option. Then, select the three dots on the right side of the screen and click "Remove account". Upon confirmation, all data integrated with it will be deleted from the cell phone.
Removing the Samsung account from the device deletes some data Photo: Caroline Doms / Reproduo
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