Samsung Kies is a freeware software application used to communicate between Windows or Macintosh computers, and more recently manufactured Samsung mobile phone and tablet computer devices, usually using a USB cable connection (though wireless LAN Kies connectivity is now possible using some devices).
- Data backup
- Data transfer (between the Windows or Mac PC & a Samsung mobile device)
- Multimedia (audio, video, photos, etc.) management
- To purchase/acquire additional or special device features
- Device firmware and operating system (OS version) upgrades