SmartThings Support

Samsung Refrigerator

 

* Model No: RF85K9032XD depicted above; appearance varies per model.

* NOTE: This SmartThings appliance integration is currently available in the US, UK, and Korea.

 

To connect the Refrigerator with the SmartThings Hub

 

1. Set up a Samsung Smart Home account

 

Download and install the Samsung Smart Home app for iOS or Android.

Follow the in-app instructions to create your Samsung Smart Home account.

If you already have a Samsung Smart Home account, continue to the next step.

 

2. Register the Refrigerator with Samsung Smart Home

 

  1. Open the Samsung Smart Home app
  2. Tap the left and right arrows or swipe through the carousel to find the Refrigerator
  3. Select the Refrigerator and tap OK to begin registration
  4. Enter your WiFi credentials
    • Note: The Refrigerator and the SmartThings Hub must be on the same network to communicate
  5. Tap Next
  6. Follow the in-app instructions or consult the appliance’s manual to turn on AP mode for the Refrigerator *
  7. Wait while the app proceeds through AP setup and appliance registration
  8. The app will confirm when the Refrigerator is successfully connected

 

* Note: If the Refrigerator has a display, enable WiFi or AP mode through the following steps or consult the appliance’s manual for further instructions:

 

  1. Select Settings on the fridge’s display
  2. Make sure Wi-Fi Networks is ON
  3. Tap Wi-Fi Networks
  4. Wait while the fridge searches for APs nearby
  5. Select the network/AP name (IMPORTANT: The fridge and the SmartThings Hub must be on the same network to communicate)
  6. Enter the network’s password
  7. Tap OK
  8. Wait for the fridge to confirm successful connection to the AP

 

3. Connect the Refrigerator via the SmartThings app

 

  1. Open the SmartThings app
  2. Tap Marketplace
  3. Under the Things view, tap Samsung Products
  4. Tap Refrigerator
  5. Tap Connect Now
  6. Continue from Step 8 below

 

OR:

 

  1. Open the SmartThings app
  2. Navigate to the Dashboard
  3. Tap Samsung Home
    • Note: If Samsung Home is missing from the Dashboard, install it through
      Marketplace > SmartApps > Samsung Home > Install
  4. Tap the gear icon
  5. Tap Add New Device
  6. Tap the Refrigerator
  7. Wait for step 1 to complete (scanning for the Refrigerator)
  8. Follow instructions for step 2:
    LCD Refrigerator: Press the Authenticate button under the fridge’s menu
    Traditional Refrigerator: Press and hold the Lock button on the fridge for at least 5 seconds
  9. Wait for the final step to complete
  10. The app will confirm when the Refrigerator is successfully connected to SmartThings
  11. Tap Done to complete setup*

 

*Alternatively, you can set up automations for the Refrigerator before completing setup by selecting the options under Automation.

You can also return to this screen at any time via either of these options:

 

Option 1:

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Tap Things
  3. Tap the Refrigerator
  4. Tap the gear icon
  5. Tap Guided Setup

 

Option 2:

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Tap Things
  3. Tap the Refrigerator
  4. Tap the SmartApps tab
  5. Tap Refrigerator (Connect)

 

To control and monitor the Refrigerator

 

 

After connecting the Refrigerator, you can manually control and monitor the appliance from the Things view of the SmartThings mobile app:

 

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Tap Things
  3. Tap the Refrigerator

 

Alternatively, you can reach this same device details tab via the following path:

 

  1. Navigate to the Dashboard
  2. Tap Samsung Home
  3. Tap the Refrigerator

 

Here, at the Right Now details tab, you will find the following information about the Refrigerator. For more information about the appliance’s specifications and settings, consult the manual.

 

Fridge Temperature

This displays the fridge’s current temperature.

 

Power Cool

Power Cool forces the cooling system to reach the preferred temperature faster. Once turned on, Power Cool will shut off automatically. The Power Cool button will turn blue when ON.

 

Freezer Temperature

This displays the freezer’s current temperature.

 

Power Freeze

Power Freeze forces the cooling system to reach the preferred temperature faster. Once turned on, Power Freeze will shut off automatically. The Power Freeze button will turn blue when ON.

 

Ice Maker

Turn the ice maker ON or OFF

 

To remove the Refrigerator from SmartThings

 

If the Refrigerator is not performing optimally with SmartThings, you may need to remove and reconnect the appliance in order for it to successfully integrate with your SmartThings setup.

To remove the appliance from the SmartThings mobile app:

 

  1. Tap My Home
  2. Tap Things
  3. Tap the Refrigerator
  4. Tap the gear icon
  5. Tap Edit Device
  6. Tap Remove
  7. Confirm removal (this cannot be undone)

 

After successfully removing the appliance, you can reconnect it by following the connection instructions above.

For technical specifications and product details, visit our Works With SmartThings page here.

 

Troubleshooting

 

If the SmartThings app is unable to find any available devices, try the following:

 

  1. Make sure the Refrigerator is powered and connected to WiFi
    • For dongle-compatible appliances without built-in WiFi capabilities, make sure the WiFi dongle is installed correctly
  2. Make sure the SmartThings Hub and the Refrigerator are on the same wireless network
  3. Make sure the Refrigerator is registered with the Samsung Smart Home app

 

If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung appliances, please contact the Samsung customer care center.

 

COUNTRY

TELEPHONE NUMBER

WEBSITE

US

1-800-SAMSUNG (726-7864)

http://www.samsung.com/us/support

UK

0330 SAMSUNG (7267864)

http://www.samsung.com/uk/support

 

Supported Models

 

Models compatible with SmartThings (US, Korea, UK):

 

US Models:

 

Product

Model Number

Connectivity

Refrigerator

RF28HMELBSR

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF22K9581SG/AA

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF22K9581SR/AA

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF28K9580SG/AA

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF28K9580SR/AA

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF28K9070SG/AA

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF28K9070SR/AA

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF28K9380SG/AA

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF28K9380SR/AA

WIFI

 

Korea Models:

 

Product

Model Number

Connectivity

Refrigerator

RF66J9002SLB

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF66J9052X4B

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF85K9062X8

Dongle

Refrigerator

RF85K9052XD

Dongle

Refrigerator

RF85K9042XLB

Dongle

Refrigerator

RF95K9980S7

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF95K9950S7

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF95K9940S7

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF10K9970S5

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF10K9950S5

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF95K9900S5

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF10K9945S5

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF85K9993SG

WIFI

Refrigerator

RF80K90837FB

Dongle

Refrigerator

RF85K90N2S8

Dongle

Refrigerator

RF85K90N27J

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH83K93507P

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH83K90307M

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH83K80007F

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH83K90507L

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH78K93807F

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH78K9370SL

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH81K95503M

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH83K93507J

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH83K93507K

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH83K90307G

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH83K90307FB

Dongle

Refrigerator

RH83K9030SA

Dongle

Refrigerator

RT62K7045SL

Dongle

Refrigerator

RT62K7045WW

Dongle

Refrigerator

RT58K7035SL

Dongle

Refrigerator

RT58K7035WW

Dongle

 

UK Models:

 

Product

Model Number

Connectivity

Refrigerator

RF56K9540SR/EU

WIFI

 

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