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Accessory

Published 2014-10-27 | (Compatible with SDK 3.5,4.5,5.0,5.1 and 2012,2013,2014 models)

Accessory

Samsung Smart TV provides the following tutorials to create applications that use APIs for accessories like gamepads, healthcare devices, microphones, and other devices.

Creating a Gamepad Application
Demonstrates creation of an application for gamepad. The application connects to a USB HID gamepad device and gets data from the device through the TV platform.
Creating a Healthcare Device Application
Demonstrates the creation of a healthcare application that connects to a physical healthcare device, such as a weighing scale or a blood pressure monitor, and gets the health data from the device through the TV platform.
Creating a Microphone Application
Demonstrates the creation of DTV application that use USB microphone.
Creating a Printer Application
Demonstrates the creation of DTV application for printer. The application can connects to network printer device.
Creating a MIDI Application
Demonstrates the creation of DTV application for MIDI devices. The application can access the MIDI devices connected to TV over USB, access internal synthesizer, and playback standard MIDI files.
Gamepad
Deals with DTV application development that use gamepad accessories.
HealthcareDevice
Deals with DTV application development that use healthcare devices.
Microphone
Deals with DTV application development that use microphone.
Printer
Deals with DTV application development that use printer.
MIDI
Deals with DTV application development that uses MIDI devices.
Customdevice
Deals with DTV application development that uses devices which do not have constraints over data formats and physical interface. Currently only WiFi devices are supported. Developer is adviced to use NService.

For more information on HTTP devices, see Convergence App and Convergence App API.