Samsung DeX announced along the side of Galaxy S8 smartphone is designed to improve productivity for mobile users by reducing the need to carry multiple computing devices. the Samsung DeX dock when connected with the Galaxy S8 smartphone provides an desktop like Android experience that enables users to seamlessly access apps, edit documents, browse the web, watch videos, reply to messages and more, directly from the smartphone’s internal hardware on a larger display, keyboard and mouse.
Samsung DeX provides the ultimate productivity environment. It’s completely redesigned Android UI is optimized for use with a keyboard and mouse and includes multiple resizable windows, contextual menus and a desktop version Web browser. Key collaborations with Microsoft and Adobe enable Samsung DeX compatibility with Microsoft Office and Adobe mobile apps, including Adobe Acrobat Reader mobile and Lightroom Mobile, allowing desktop-like functionality and a user interface previously unavailable from a smartphone. For those mobile professionals and organizations that require access to Windows OS-based applications, Samsung DeX also allows users to remotely and securely access virtual desktops through partner solutions including Citrix, VMware and Amazon Web Services.
Here’s how Samsung DeX Station works :
To start working, users simply insert their Samsung smartphone into the DeX Station, which connects the smartphone to an HDMI compatible monitor, and connect to any Bluetooth-enabled, USB or RF-type keyboard and mouse.
The Samsung DeX Station provides the connectivity professionals need, including two USB-A 2.0, LAN Ethernet, HDMI output, USB type-C charging port and a cooling fan. The DeX Station also features Adaptive Fast Charging (AFC) technology to charge your Samsung smartphone quickly while connected. The Samsung DeX Station will be available globally with the Galaxy S8 and may be offered as a packaged bundle depending on region. the company is selling it as a separate entity with the priced tag of $ 149.99
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