Enhanced Features Terms and Conditions
PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR THE ENHANCED FEATURES SERVICE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THE ENHANCED FEATURES SERVICE (THE “SERVICE”).
Enhanced features service is a service that provides an easy way to share contents and communicate with your friends in contacts. For detailed descriptions of the Service, please refer to the following link. [Learn More]
These Terms and Conditions (the “Agreement”) govern and regulate the legal relationship between Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. and its subsidiaries (collectively “Samsung” or “we”) and you as user of the Service.
The Agreement incorporates the Samsung Service Terms and Conditions (“Service Ts & Cs”) [https://account.samsung.com/membership/terms] that you may have already agreed to if you have a single sign-on user account with Samsung (the “Samsung account”). If you do not yet have a Samsung account, we recommend that you create one even though use of the Service may not require Samsung account membership.
Whether you use the Service through your Samsung account membership or not, please read the Service Ts & Cs. Even though the most critical and important service terms are covered here in this Agreement, you acknowledge and agree that the general and more detailed service terms from the Samsung Service Ts & Cs applicable to the Service are incorporated by reference to the Agreement. In case of any inconsistency or conflict between this Agreement and the Samsung Service Ts & Cs, this Agreement will prevail in relation to the Service.
1. Acceptance of the Agreement
1.1 BY USING THE SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS AGREEMENT, PLEASE DO NOT USE THE SERVICE.
1.2 THE SERVICE IS NOT INTENDED FOR USE BY PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 13.
1.3 IF YOU ARE UNDER 13 YEARS OLD, YOU MAY NOT USE THE SERVICE, OR PROVIDE SAMSUNG WITH ANY PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION. If you are 13 or older but under the age of 18, you represent that you and your parent or guardian have reviewed and understand the Agreement. If you are a parent or guardian permitting a person under the age of majority in his or her resident country (a "minor") to use the Service, you agree to: (i) exercise supervision over the minor's use of the Service; (ii) assume all risks associated with the minor’s use of the Service, including the transmission of materials, content or other information to and from third parties via the Internet; (iii) assume liabilities resulting from the minor’s use of the Service, including payment obligations; and (iv) ensure the accuracy and truthfulness of all information submitted by the minor.
1.4 If you activate the Service, your phone number, contact list, and messages will be automatically collected. It may result in data and SMS charges.
2. Provision of the Service by Samsung
2.1 Samsung grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited right and license to access and use the Service for your personal use only, provided that you comply fully with the Agreement. Samsung reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change, modify, update, add, discontinue, remove, revise, delete or otherwise change any portions of the Agreement.
2.2 If you fail, or Samsung suspects that you have failed, to comply with any provision of the Agreement, without limiting Samsung's other rights and remedies, all of which are expressly reserved, Samsung, in its sole discretion, and without notice to you, may: (i) terminate your use of the Service, and you will remain liable for all amounts due up to and including the date of termination; and/or (ii) terminate the license granted hereunder; and/or (iii) prevent your access to the Service.
2.3 You acknowledge and agree that the Service may be provided by Samsung’s affiliates or subcontractors on behalf of Samsung.
2.4 Use of the Service may require your device to have access or connection via mobile network or Internet (fees may apply), and certain software, and may require you to obtain updates or upgrades from time to time. Because use of the Service involves hardware, software and Internet access, your ability to use the Service may be affected by the suitability and performance of such system requirements. You acknowledge and agree that such system requirements, which may be changed from time to time, are your responsibility. You also acknowledge that the Service will not be available in all countries or on all devices, and the Service may be subject to restrictions imposed by your network or Internet provider.
2.5 The software used for the Service may automatically download and install updates from time to time. You agree to such downloading and installation of updates as part of your use of the Service. While such updates are for enhancements of the Service, in some circumstances some features may be discontinued. You agree that Samsung may modify or discontinue the Service or its features with or without notice to you.
2.6 Although the Service will be initially offered to you with only features that are free of charge, Samsung reserves the right to add fee-charging features and functionalities in the future. Samsung also reserves the right to display advertisements in connection with the provision of the Service.
2.7. You may send text, graphic messages or other contents to your friends by using certain features of the Service. You acknowledge and agree that the shared contents may be removed from the Samsung storage server after a limited holding period and may not be received by your friends thereafter.
2.8 Some features of the Service may require periodic or occasional access to the internet, and may result in additional charges depending on your wireless connectivity and payment plan.
3. Your Use of the Service
3.1 In order to use the Service, you are required to provide information about yourself before you can continue to use the Service ("Registration Data"). You agree to provide accurate, current and complete Registration Data, and to update your Registration Data as required in order to keep it accurate, current and complete.
3.2 Certain features of the Service may be used for reproduction or distribution. You may only use the Service to reproduce and distribute non-copyrighted materials, materials in which you own the copyright, or materials you have the right or legal approval for reproduction and distribution. You acknowledge that certain content may be provided by third parties and subject to the applicable usage rules and agreements between you and the third party content providers. Samsung shall have no responsibility or liability relating to your use of third party content.
3.3 You understand that by using the Service, you may encounter contents which may be deemed offensive, indecent, explicit or objectionable. You agree to use the Service at your sole risk and that Samsung shall have no liability to you for the contents which may be offensive, indecent, explicit or objectionable.
You may be charged of certain data usage from your service provider depending on the type of your current data/rate plan. Also, when you invite other members to participate in the Service, you will be responsible for sending the invitation message. You agree that you will not engage or attempt to engage in any improper uses other than inviting members.
If you choose to share certain content with the users, chosen and selected by you within the relevant service, such content can be shared and downloaded with those users automatically depending on the service's setting. Some of your shared contents may be uploaded, downloaded, sent or shared in such form resized to be displayed in the mobile devices and thus, may be displayed in a form different from the original content form
3.4 You may not use the Service for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by the Agreement. You are specifically prohibited from using the Service in connection with any contents that (i) are in violation of any third party’s rights, including intellectual property rights; (ii) are pornographic, abusive, threatening, defamatory, or otherwise illegal or in non-conformance with Samsung’s content guidelines; or (iii) contain viruses or other harmful software, code or other means that impact or limit the Service or the devices running the Service. Samsung may respond to notices of alleged copyright infringement by complying with applicable intellectual property laws and regulations. For a serious or repeated violation of third party’s intellectual property rights, Samsung reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to terminate your right to use the Service.
3.5 You may not interfere or attempt to interfere with the operation or use of the Service by others in any way through any means or device, including but not limited to, spamming, hacking, uploading computer viruses or time bombs, or any other means. You may not, using the Service, collect or harvest personal information, including account names and phone numbers.
4. Termination of the Service
4.1 You may disable a Service feature by selecting OFF button. But tuning off a feature does not remove your personal data from Samsung server.
4.2 You may enable a Service feature by selecting ON button. Enabling procedure may vary depending on region and/or country; additional wireless data transmission fees for user identification may be charged in some countries.
4.3 If there is no communication between your registered device and the Service server for 100 consecutive days, your Service account is regarded as a dormant account and there may be restriction on the use of the Service. (In case of Enhanced messaging, if there is no communication between your registered device and the Service server for 48 consecutive hours, your Service account is regarded as a dormant account.)
4.4 If your Service account is regarded as a dormant account for 100 consecutive days, the Service will be terminated and your personal data will be removed from the Service server.
4.5 If you terminate your Samsung account, the Service will also be terminated and your personal data will be removed from the Service server.
4.6 Comments and Likes made during your use of the Service are not deleted automatically when you terminate your use of the Service. You should delete such Comments and Likes before you terminate your use of the Service.
5. Protection of Privacy and Content
6. Warranties, Representations and Liability
THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”. SAMSUNG'S WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS AND LIABILITY AS SET FORTH IN THE SERVICE TS & CS MAY BE APPLICABLE TO THE SERVICE. SAMSUNG MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OR GUARANTEES OF ANY KIND OR NATURE, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING THE SERVICE BEYOND THE SCOPE OF THE SERVICE TS & CS.
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