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Which SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor do I have?

Here are a couple of tips to learn which SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor model you have.

 

SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor

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Find product information on the Works with SmartThings product page, buy it in the Samsung shop, or for information about how to connect and reset the SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor, view this article.

 

SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor (2016 model)

  • Has a sticker on the back that says, "Samsung SmartThings Multipurpose SensorTM M/N: F-MLT-US-2"
  • Has a "Connect" button beneath the front cover, located next to the battery compartment.
  • Requires one CR-2450 battery
  • Manual: SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor Quick Start Guide

 

SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor (2015 model)

For information about how to connect and reset the SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor (2015 model), see this article or watch these video demonstrations:

 

If neither of those sensors look familiar, you may have one of our older models.

 

SmartSense Multi Sensor

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  • Larger than the two newer Multipurpose models
  • It has a sticker on the back that says, “SmartThingsTM SmartSenseTM Multi”
  • Requires two AAAA batteries
  • Dimensions: 2.3" x 0.8" x 1.45"
  • Manual: SmartSense Multi Sensor User Guide

For information about how to connect and reset the SmartSense Multi Sensor, read this article. You can also check out this introduction video:

 

SmartSense Open/Close Sensor

  • Only reports open/close and temperature, not acceleration or orientation (i.e., vibration and tilt angle)
  • No product sticker on the back
  • Requires one CR2 battery
  • Dimensions: 1.46" x 0.54" x 0.60" (magnetic contact); 2.34" x 1.49" x 0.82" (sensor)
  • Operating Temperature: 0° to 40°C
  • Manual: SmartSense Open/Close Sensor User Guide

For information about how to connect and reset the SmartSense Open/Close Sensor, read this article.

 

Attachments

File Size
Samsung SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor Quick Start Guide.pdf 100 KB
Samsung SmartThings Multipurpose Sensor 2015 model Quick Start Guide.pdf 1 MB
SmartSense Multi User Guide.pdf 700 KB
SmartSense Open-Close Manual.pdf 200 KB
IOT_US_Multipurpose Sensor_QSG.pdf 100 KB

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