Samsung Printing Solutions has released the V.1.5.0 update for its Smart UX Center Software Development Kit (SDK), adding new features including mobile compatibility to its versatile software tools.
Samsung’s Smart UX Center SDK debuted in 2015. It is an open interface for the Android-based Smart UX. The kit provides a comprehensive suite of features and tools that allow app developers to integrate a wide range of printer functions into an easy-to-use user interface (UI).
With the new update, Samsung has expanded the accessibility and usability of the Smart UX Center SDK, bringing it to smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices.
“Samsung Electronics is an innovator in the printing business, developing smart office environment. We’re pleased to present the next phase of the smart office by bringing mobile technology to our Smart UX Center SDK for our multi-functional printers.” said David SW Song, Senior Vice President of Printing Solutions Business at Samsung Electronics-. “The Smart UX Center SDK mobile version should also expand the range of Android-based applications built by third-party developers.”
As well as mobile support, the new Smart UX Center update offers card reader support. This new feature allows multi-function printers (MFPs) to check on the availability of human interface device (HID) card reader devices, and provides information for authentication.
The new software update also comes with a style guideline for the Smart UX Center, enabling developers to gain better access to Samsung’s design resources when creating applications. In addition, counter and proxy network information have also been updated.
Samsung’s Smart UX Center is an Android-based touchscreen control panel for Samsung’s MFP printers, including the MultiXpress and ProXpress series. The UX Center enables users to copy, scan and print using applications and widgets.
The newest update for the Smart UX Center SDK, as well as relevant documentation, libraries and sample applications, can be downloaded from the Samsung Developers website: https://developers.samsung.com/.