Some things puzzle me a lot. For instance, here is the same search done in the same database on the two sites:
1) On the FamilySearch Beta site, the list of "All Collections" looks like this:
There are 289 record collections listed on the FamilySearch Beta site.
I chose the California San Francisco Area Funeral Home Records, 1835-1931 collection to search from the list above. The site noted that there were 43,407 records in that collection.
I clicked on the database, and put "Smith" in the Last Name field (of the Advanced Search box):
I scrolled down to the California San Francisco Area Funeral Homes, 1835-1931 database and clicked on it. I selected the "Advanced Search" box and entered "Smith" in the Last Name field and selected "Exact and close match" in the field next to the "Search" button:
Here are the Search results:
For this search, there were 409 matches. I could refine my search using one of the filters provided (Place, Date, Gender, Last Names, First Names, Role and Event Type), or I could Refine my Search by clicking on the "Refine your search" link.