using this manual This user manual has been specially designed to guide you through the functions and features of your mobile phone. To get started quickly, refer to “introducing your mobile phone,” “assembling and preparing your mobile phone,” and “using basic functions.” Instructional icons Before you start, familiarise yourself with the icons you will see in this manual:...
→ Followed by—the order of options or menus you must select to perform a step; for example: In Menu mode, select Messages → Create new message (represents Messages, followed by Create new message) Square brackets—phone keys; for example: [ ] (represents the Power/ Menu exit key) Copyright information Rights to all technologies and products that...
using basic functions ... 20 Turn your phone on and off ... 20 Use the touch screen ... 21 Access menus ... 22 Use widgets ... 22 Customise your phone ... 23 Use basic call functions ... 25 Send and view messages ... 26 Add and find contacts ...
Convert currencies or measurements ... 58 Set a countdown timer ... 58 Use the stopwatch ... 58 Create a new task ... 59 Create a new memo ... 59 Manage your calendar ... 59 troubleshooting ... a index ... d...
safety and usage information Comply with the following precautions to avoid dangerous or illegal situations and ensure peak performance of your mobile phone. Safety warnings Keep your phone away from small children and pets Keep your phone and all accessories out of the reach of small children or animals.
Handle and dispose of batteries and chargers with care • Use only Samsung-approved batteries and chargers specifically designed for your phone. Incompatible batteries and chargers can cause serious injuries or damage to your phone.
Do not use the phone if the screen is cracked or broken Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your hand and face. Bring the phone to a Samsung service centre to replace the screen. Damage caused by careless handling will void your...
Follow all safety warnings and regulations Comply with any regulations that restrict the use of a mobile phone in a certain area. Use only Samsung-approved accessories Using incompatible accessories may damage your phone or cause injury. Turn off the phone near medical...
Protect batteries and chargers from damage • Avoid exposing batteries to very cold or very hot temperatures (below 0° C/32° F or above 45° C/ 113° F). Extreme temperatures can reduce the charging capacity and life of your batteries. • Prevent batteries from contacting metal objects, as this can create a connection between the + and - terminals of your batteries and lead to temporary or permanent battery damage.
• If your phone has a camera flash or light, avoid using it close to the eyes of children or animals. • Your phone may be damaged by exposure to magnetic fields. Do not use carrying cases or accessories with magnetic closures or allow your phone to come in contact with magnetic fields for extended periods of time.
• Disconnect chargers from power sources when not in use. • Use batteries only for their intended purpose. Handle SIM cards and memory cards with care • Do not remove a card while the phone is transferring or accessing information, as this could result in loss of data and/or damage to the card or phone.
European Radio & Terminal Telecommunications Equipment (R&TTE) directive. For more information about the SAR and related EU standards, visit the Samsung mobile phone website. Correct disposal of this product (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) (Applicable in the European Union and...
Household users should contact either the retailer where they purchased this product, or their local government office, for details of where and how they can take these items for environmentally safe recycling. Business users should contact their supplier and check the terms and conditions of the purchase contract.
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• The items supplied with your phone may vary depending on the software and accessories available in your region or offered by your service provider. You can obtain additional accessories from your local Samsung dealer. • The supplied accessories perform best for your phone.
Phone layout The front of your phone includes the following keys and features: Volume key Multifunction jack Dial key The rear of your phone includes the following keys and features: Camera lens Earpiece Hold key Memory card Touch screen slot Camera key Back key Power/Menu...
Keypad Function Make or answer a call; In Idle mode, Dial retrieve recently dialled, missed, or received numbers Back Return to the previous level Turn the phone on and off (press Power/ and hold); End a call; In Menu mode, Menu exit cancel input and return to Idle mode Volume...
Icon Definition FM radio on Memory card inserted New text message New multimedia message New email message New voice mail message Alarm activated Normal profile activated Silent profile activated Battery power level Current time...
assembling and preparing your mobile phone Get started by assembling and setting up your mobile phone for its first use. Install the SIM card and battery When you subscribe to a cellular service, you will receive a Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card with subscription details, such as your personal identification number (PIN) and optional services.
2. Insert the SIM card. • Place the SIM card in the phone with the gold-coloured contacts facing down. • Without inserting a SIM card, you can use your phone’s non-network services and some menus. 3. Insert the battery. 4. Replace the battery cover.
Charge the battery Before using the phone for the first time, you must charge the battery. 1. Open the cover to the multifunction jack on the side of the phone. 2. Plug the small end of the travel adapter into the multifunction jack.
Insert a memory card (optional) To store additional multimedia files, you must insert a memory card. Your phone accepts microSD™ or microSDHC™ memory cards up to 8 GB (depending on memory card manufacturer and type). Formatting the memory card on a PC may cause incompatibility with your phone.
using basic functions Learn how to perform basic operations and use the main features of your mobile phone. Turn your phone on and off To turn your phone on, 1. Press and hold [ 2. Enter your PIN and select Done (if necessary). To turn your phone off, repeat step 1 above.
Use the touch screen Your phone’s touch screen lets you easily select items or perform functions. Learn basic actions to use the touch screen. • To avoid scratching the touch screen, do not use sharp tools. • Do not allow the touch screen to come in contact with other electrical devices.
• Drag your finger up or down to scroll through vertical lists. • Drag your finger left or right to scroll through horizontal lists. Access menus To access your phone’s menus, 1. In Idle mode, select Menu to access Menu mode.
Open the widget toolbar In Idle mode, select the arrow at the bottom left of the screen to open the widget toolbar. You can rearrange widgets on the widget toolbar or move them to the idle screen. Move the widgets to the idle screen 1.
Adjust the vibration intensity on the touch screen You can adjust the intensity of the vibration when you touch the phone screen. 1. In Idle mode, press the Volume key. 2. Select Vibration and adjust the intensity of the vibration. Switch to or from the silent profile In Idle mode, select Keypad and touch and hold to silence or unsilence your phone.
• The first time you access a menu that requires a password, you will be prompted to create and confirm a password. • Samsung is not responsible for any loss of passwords or private information or other damages caused by illegal software.
Answer a call 1. When a call comes in, press [ 2. To end the call, press [ Adjust the volume To adjust the volume during a call, press the Volume key. Use the speakerphone feature → Yes to activate the 1.
4. Select Tap to add recipient → Enter manually. 5. Enter a recipient number and select Done. For sending as a text message, skip to step 7. For attaching multimedia, continue with step 6. 6. Select Add multimedia and add an item. 7.
You can use the following text input modes: Mode Function Select an appropriate virtual key until the character you want appears on the display. 1. Select appropriate virtual keys to enter an entire word. 2. When the word displays correctly, select to insert a space.
4. Select an email or a header. 5. If you selected a header, select Retrieve to view the body of the email. Add and find contacts Learn the basics of using the phonebook feature. The memory location to save new contacts may be preset depending on your service provider.
Use basic camera functions Learn the basics to capture and view photos and videos. Capture photos 1. In Idle mode, press and hold [ camera. 2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape view. 3. Aim the lens at the subject and make any adjustments.
5. Press [ ] to start recording. 6. Press [ ] or select to stop recording. The video is saved automatically. 7. Press the Back key or [ ] to record another video (step 4). After capturing videos, select View videos In Menu mode, select My files →...
Listen to music files Start by transferring files to your phone or memory card: • Download from the wireless web. • Download from a PC with the optional Samsung PC Studio. • Receive via Bluetooth. • Copy to your memory card.
Icon/Key Function Resume playback Restart playback; Skip backward (select within 3 seconds); Scan backward in a file (touch and hold) Skip forward; Scan forward in a file (touch and hold) Change the sound effect Change the repeat mode Activate the Shuffle mode 1.When you touch the screen, the icons will be available.
Icon Function Zoom on a web page Change the view mode Access a list of browser options Bookmark your favourite web pages 1. In Menu mode, select Internet → Bookmarks. 2. Select Options → Add bookmark. 3. Enter a page title and a web address (URL). 4.
using advanced functions Learn how to perform advanced operations and use additional features of your mobile phone. Use advanced call functions Learn about your phone’s additional calling capabilities. View and dial missed calls Your phone will display calls you have missed on the display.To dial the number of a missed call, 1.
Hold a call or retrieve a held call Select to place a call on hold or select retrieve a held call. Dial a second call If your network supports this function, you can dial another number during a call: 1. Select to place the first call on hold.
5. To end the multiparty call, press [ Call an international number 1. In Idle mode, select Keypad and touch and hold 0 to insert the + character. 2. Enter the complete number you want to dial (country code, area code, and phone number), and then press [ ] to dial.
Use advanced phonebook functions Learn to create your namecard, set speed dial numbers, and create groups of contacts. Create your namecard 1. In Menu mode, select Phonebook. 2. Select More → My namecard. 3. Enter your personal details. 4. Select Save. You can send your namecard by attaching it to a message or email or transferring it via the Bluetooth wireless feature.
3. Select Create. 4. Enter a group name and select Done. 5. To set the caller ID image, select the new group → Group settings → the image field → an image category → an image → Set. 6. To set a group ringtone, select the ringtone field →...
Create a message from a multimedia template 1. In Menu mode, select Messages → Templates → Multimedia message templates. 2. Select the template you want. 3. Select More → Edit. Your template opens as a new multimedia message. Use the Bluetooth messenger Learn to chat with your family or friends instantly via the Bluetooth wireless feature.
Use the Palringo messenger Learn to chat with your family or friends. 1. In Menu mode, select Messenger. 2. Select OK from the intro window. The first time you access Palringo, you will be prompted to confirm. 3. Select Menu → Sign In. 4.
Capture divided photos 1. In Idle mode, press and hold [ camera. 2. Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape view. → Shooting mode → Mosaic shot. 3. Select 4. Select an image layout. 5. Make any necessary adjustments. 6. Press [ ] to take photos for each segment.
Before capturing a photo, select settings to access the following settings: Setting Function Quality Adjust the quality of your photos Exposure Select a type of exposure metre metering Single shot Adjust how the camera saves mode captured photos Select a sound to accompany the Shutter sound shutter action Night mode...
2. Using an optional PC data cable, connect the multifunction jack on your phone to a PC. 3. Run Samsung PC Studio and copy files from the PC to the phone. Refer to the Samsung PC Studio help for more information.
4. Select the new playlist. 5. Select Add → Tracks. 6. Select the files you want to include and select Add. Customise your music player settings 1. In Menu mode, select Music. 2. Select Settings. 3. Adjust the settings to customise your music player: Option Function...
Store radio stations automatically 1. Plug the supplied headset into the phone. 2. In Menu mode, select FM radio. 3. Select to start the FM radio. 4. Select More → Self-tuning. 5. Select Yes to confirm (if necessary). The radio scans and saves available stations automatically.
using tools and applications Learn how to work with your mobile phone’s tools and additional applications. Use the Bluetooth wireless feature Learn about your phone’s ability to connect to other wireless devices for exchanging data and using hands-free features. Turn on the Bluetooth wireless feature 1.
3. Enter a PIN for the Bluetooth wireless feature or the other device’s Bluetooth PIN, if it has one, and select Done. When the owner of the other device enters the same PIN or accepts the connection, pairing is complete. You may not need to enter a PIN depending on the device.
To use Remote SIM mode, start the Bluetooth connection from a Bluetooth hands-free car kit. The Bluetooth hands-free car kit must be authorised. To authorise, select the device and select More → Authorise device. Activate and send an SOS message When you have an emergency, you can send an SOS message asking for help.
Activate the mobile tracker When someone inserts a new SIM card in your phone, the mobile tracker feature will automatically send the contact number to two recipients to help you locate and recover your phone. To activate the mobile tracker, 1.
Make a fake call In Idle mode, press and hold the Volume key down. Record a voice 1. In Menu mode, select Settings → Application settings → Call → Fake call → Fake call voice. 2. Select On under Fake call voice. 3.
Play a voice memo 1. In Menu mode, select Voice recorder → My voice clips. 2. Select a file. Press the Volume key up or down to adjust the volume during playback. Edit images Learn to edit images and apply fun effects. Apply effects to images 1.
4. When you are finished, select Files → Save as. 5. Enter a new file name for the image and select Save. Crop an image 1. Open an image to be edited. Refer to steps 1-3 in “Apply effects to images.” 2.
Print images Learn to print your image with a USB connection or the Bluetooth wireless feature. To print an image using a USB connection, 1. In Menu mode, select Settings → PC connections → Printer → Save. 2. Connect the multifunction jack on your phone to a compatible printer.
Use Java-powered games and applications Learn to use games and applications powered by award-winning Java technology. The download of Java files or Java applications may not be supported depending on the software of the phone. Download games or applications 1. In Menu mode, select Games and more → More games.
Synchronise data Learn to synchronise the contacts, calendar events, and tasks with the web server you have specified. To create a synchronisation profile, 1. In Menu mode, select Synchronise. 2. Select Add and specify profile parameters. 3. When you are finished, select Save. To start synchronisation, 1.
Add a world clock to your display With the dual clock widget, you can view clocks with two different time zones on your display. After you have created a world clock, 1. In Menu mode, select World clock. 2. Scroll to the world clock you want to add and select More →...
Use the calculator 1. In Menu mode, select Calculator. 2. Use the keys that correspond to the calculator display to perform basic mathematical operations. Convert currencies or measurements 1. In Menu mode, select Convertor → a conversion type. 2. Enter the currencies or measurements and units in the appropriate fields.
Create a new task 1. In Menu mode, select Task. 2. Select Create. 3. Enter the details of the task and select Save. Create a new memo 1. In Menu mode, select Memo. 2. Select Create. 3. Enter your memo text and select Done. Manage your calendar Learn to change the calendar view and create events.
View events To view events of a specific date, 1. In Menu mode, select Calendar. 2. Select a date on the calendar. 3. Select an event to view its details. To view events by event types, 1. In Menu mode, select Calendar. 2.
troubleshooting If you are having trouble with your mobile phone, try these troubleshooting procedures before contacting a service professional. When you turn on your phone or while you are using the phone, it prompts you to enter one of the following codes: Code Try this to solve the problem: When the phone lock feature is enabled,...
The phone prompts you to insert the SIM card. Ensure that the SIM card is installed correctly. Your phone displays “No networks found” or “Network error.” • When you are in areas with weak signals or poor reception, you may lose reception. Move to another area and try again.
The phone beeps and the battery icon flashes. Your battery is low. Recharge or replace the battery to continue using the phone. The audio quality of the call is poor. • Ensure that you are not blocking the phone’s internal antenna. •...
conference calls see calls, multiparty contacts adding, 29 creating groups, 38 finding, 29 convertor see tools, convertor countdown timer see tools, countdown timer fake calls see calls, making fake calls FM radio listening to, 31 recording songs, 45 storing stations, 46 Google services headset images...
Palringo messenger phone lock photos advanced capturing, 41 basic capturing, 30 editing, 52 viewing, 30 radio see FM radio ringtone Samsung PC Studio silent profile SIM card SOS message stopwatch see tools, stopwatch task see tools, task templates inserting, 39...
(place and date of issue) (name and signature of authorised person) * It is not the address of Samsung Service Centre. For the address or the phone number of Samsung Service Centre, see the warranty card or contact the retailer where you purchased your phone.
Some of the contents in this manual may differ from your phone depending on the software of the phone or your service provider. Printed in Korea World Wide Web Code No.:GH68-26676A http://www.samsungmobile.com English (EU). 12/2009. Rev.1.3...