Software : Samsung : Kies

Samsung Kies

Version
(as of 10/6/2016)
3
Platforms
LicenseFreeware
CategoryUtility

Software Overview

Main Features

  • Back up and transfer data to and from your device
  • Manage, view, and play photos, music, and video
  • Organize your media in photo albums and playlists
  • Update your device's firmware

Samsung Kies is a program used to manage Samsung mobile devices connected to a PC. The utility allows you to synchronize data between devices and update your device's firmware. The first version of Kies supports Samsung devices before Galaxy Note III while Kies 3 supports devices from Galaxy Note III and later (Android OS 4.3 and over).

The program allows you to back up and transfer data to and from your device. You can manage, view, and play music, photos, and videos in your library. Kies supports several audio formats such as MP3, WAV, WMA, OGG, M4A, AAC, 3GA, and FLAC. You can rate the songs and search them by artist, album, and genre. Image formats supported include JPEG, BMP, PNG, GIF, and TIFF. Kies allows you to organize them by date, month, year, tag, and folder and create your own photo album.

Some of the video formats supported are AVI, WMV, MP4, MOV, FLV, DIVX, and ASF. You can organize your videos into a playlist. The software also helps keep your device firmware up-to-date by notifying you when any updates are available.

Samsung Kies is a helpful aid for users looking to manage their Samsung phone or tablet with their computer. It allows you to view and play your images, audio, and videos and update the firmware on your device. Samsung Kies is a useful device for managing Samsung phones and tablets.

Supported File Types


Primary file extension

.SME – Samsung Mobile Backup File

Other file extensions used by Samsung Kies 3

Supported File Types
.SBUSamsung Backup File
.SPBSamsung Kies Phonebook File
.SSMSamsung S Memo File
Additional Related File Formats
.3GA3GPP Audio File
.AACAdvanced Audio Coding File
.ASFAdvanced Systems Format File
.AVIAudio Video Interleave File
.BMPBitmap Image File
.DIVXDivX-Encoded Movie File
.FLACFree Lossless Audio Codec File
.FLVFlash Video File
.GIFGraphical Interchange Format File
.JPEGJPEG Image
.M4AMPEG-4 Audio File
.MOVApple QuickTime Movie
.MP3MP3 Audio File
.MP4MPEG-4 Video File
.OGGOgg Vorbis Audio File
.PNGPortable Network Graphic
.TIFTagged Image File
.TIFFTagged Image File Format
.WAVWAVE Audio File
.WMAWindows Media Audio File
.WMVWindows Media Video File

Updated: October 6, 2016