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Safety precautions
To prevent injury to yourself and others or damage to your device, read all of the following information before using your device.
Warning: Prevent electric shock, fire, and explosion
Never place batteries or devices on or in heating devices, such
To minimise the possible interference with a pacemaker, use your
Comply with all safety warnings and regulations
as microwave ovens, stoves, or radiators. Batteries may explode
device on the opposite side of your body from the pacemaker.
regarding mobile device usage while operating a
when overheated.
Do not use damaged power cords or plugs, or loose electrical
Do not use your device in a hospital or near medical equipment
Never crush or puncture the battery. Avoid exposing the battery to
that can be interfered with by radio frequency
While driving, safely operating the vehicle is your first responsibility.
high external pressure, which can lead to an internal short circuit
Never use your mobile device while driving, if it is prohibited by law.
Do not touch the power cord with wet hands, or disconnect the
and overheating.
If you personally use any medical equipment, contact the
For your safety and the safety of others, practice good common
charger by pulling on the cord
manufacturer of the equipment to ensure the safety of your
Mobile Phone
Protect the device, batteries, and chargers from damage
sense and remember the following tips:
equipment from radio frequency.
Do not bend or damage the power cord
Avoid exposing your device and batteries to very cold or very hot
Use a hands-free device.
user manual
If you are using a hearing aid, contact the manufacturer for
Get to know your device and its convenience features, such as
information about radio interference
Do not use your device while charging or touch your device
Extreme temperatures can cause the deformation of the device
speed dial and redial. These features help you reduce the time
with wet hands
and reduce the charging capacity and life of your device and
Some hearing aids may be interfered with by the radio frequency of
needed to place or receive calls on your mobile device.
your device. Contact the manufacturer to ensure the safety of your
Position your device within easy reach. Be able to access your
Do not short-circuit the charger or the battery
hearing aid.
Prevent batteries from contacting metal objects, as this can create
wireless device without removing your eyes from the road. If you
a connection between the + and – terminals of your batteries and
receive an incoming call at an inconvenient time, let your voice
Do not drop or cause an impact to the charger or the battery
Turn off the device in potentially explosive environments
lead to temporary or permanent battery damage.
mail answer it for you.
Turn off your device in potentially explosive environments instead
Never use a damaged charger or battery.
Let the person you are speaking with know you are driving.
Do not charge the battery with chargers that are not approved
of removing the battery.
Suspend calls in heavy traffic or hazardous weather conditions.
by the manufacturer
Always comply with regulations, instructions and signs in
Rain, sleet, snow, ice, and heavy traffic can be hazardous.
potentially explosive environments.
Do not take notes or look up phone numbers. Jotting down a
Do not use your device during a thunderstorm
Caution: Follow all safety warnings and regulations
Some of the contents in this manual may differ from your phone
Do not use your device at refuelling points (service stations), near
"to do" list or flipping through your address book takes attention
depending on the software of the phone or your service provider.
Your device may malfunction and your risk of electric shock is
when using your device in restricted areas
fuels or chemicals, and at blasting areas.
away from your primary responsibility of driving safely.
Third party services may be terminated or interrupted at any time,
Do not store or carry flammable liquids, gases, or explosive
Dial sensibly and assess the traffic. Place calls when you are not
and Samsung makes no representation or warranty that any content
Turn off your device where prohibited
materials in the same compartment as the device, its parts, or
moving or before pulling into traffic. Try to plan calls when your
Do not handle a damaged or leaking Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) battery
or service will remain available for any period of time.
Comply with all regulations that restrict the use of a mobile device in
car will be stationary. If you need to make a call, dial only a few
For safe disposal of your Li-Ion batteries, contact your nearest
This product includes certain free/open source software. The exact
a particular area.
numbers, check the road and your mirrors, then continue.
authorised service centre.
terms of the licenses, disclaimers, acknowledgements and notices
Turn off your device when in an aircraft
Do not engage in stressful or emotional conversations that may
are available on the Samsung's website
Do not use your device near other electronic devices
Using your device in an aircraft is illegal. Your device may interfere
be distracting. Make people you are talking with aware you are
Handle and dispose of batteries and chargers with care
Most electronic devices use radio frequency signals. Your device
with the electronic navigation instruments of the aircraft.
driving and suspend conversations that have the potential to
Use only Samsung-approved batteries and chargers specifically
may interfere with other electronic devices.
divert your attention from the road.
designed for your device. Incompatible batteries and chargers can
Electronic devices in a motor vehicle may malfunction due to
cause serious injuries or damage to your device.
Do not use your device near a pacemaker
the radio frequency of your device
Never dispose of batteries or devices in a fire. Follow all local
Avoid using your device within a 15 cm range of a pacemaker if
Electronic devices in your car may malfunction due to radio
regulations when disposing of used batteries or devices.
possible, as your device can interfere with the pacemaker.
frequency of your device. Contact the manufacturer for more
Printed in Korea
If you must use your device, keep at least 15 cm away from the
English (EU). 09/2011. Rev. 1.0
Use your device to call for help. Dial a local emergency number
Do not store your device with such metal objects as coins, keys
Reduce the risk of repetitive motion injuries
Avoid contact with your device's internal antenna. Touching
Do not disassemble, modify, or repair your device
in the case of fire, traffic accident, or medical emergencies.
and necklaces
the antenna may reduce the call quality or cause the device to
When you repetitively perform actions, such as pressing keys,
Any changes or modifications to your device can void your
Use your device to help others in emergencies. If you see an
transmit more radio frequency than necessary.
Your device may become deformed or malfunction.
drawing characters on a touch screen with your fingers, or playing
manufacturer's warranty. For service, take your device to a
auto accident, a crime in progress, or a serious emergency
games, you may experience occasional discomfort in your hands,
Samsung Service Centre.
If the battery terminals are in contact with metal objects, it may
where lives are in danger, call a local emergency number.
neck, shoulders, or other parts of your body. When using your device
cause a fire.
Do not disassemble or puncture the battery, as this can cause
Internal antenna
Call roadside assistance or a special, non-emergency assistance
for extended periods, hold the device with a relaxed grip, press
explosion or fire.
number when necessary. If you see a broken-down vehicle
Do not store your device near magnetic fields
the keys lightly, and take frequent breaks. If you continue to have
posing no serious hazard, a broken traffic signal, a minor traffic
Do not paint or put stickers on your device
Your device may malfunction or the battery may discharge from
discomfort during or after such use, stop use and see a physician.
accident where no one appears injured, or a vehicle you know
exposure to magnetic fields.
Paint and stickers can clog moving parts and prevent proper
Ensure maximum battery and charger life
to be stolen, call roadside assistance or another special, non-
operation. If you are allergic to paint or metal parts of the product,
Magnetic stripe cards, including credit cards, phone cards,
emergency number.
Avoid charging batteries for more than a week, as overcharging
passbooks, and boarding passes, may be damaged by magnetic
you may experience itching, eczema, or swelling of the skin. When
may shorten battery life.
this happens, stop using the product and consult your physician.
Over time, unused batteries will discharge and must be recharged
Do not use carrying cases or accessories with magnetic closures
When cleaning your device:
Proper care and use of your mobile device
before use.
or allow your device to come in contact with magnetic fields for
Protect your hearing and ears when using a headset
Wipe your device or charger with a towel or a rubber.
extended periods of time.
Disconnect chargers from power sources when not in use.
Use batteries only for their intended purposes.
Clean the terminals of the battery with a cotton ball or a towel.
Keep your device dry
Excessive exposure to loud sounds can cause
Do not store your device near or in heaters, microwaves, hot
hearing damage.
Do not use chemicals or detergents.
Humidity and all types of liquids may damage device parts or
cooking equipment, or high pressure containers
Use manufacturer-approved batteries, chargers, accessories
Exposure to loud sounds while driving may distract
electronic circuits.
and supplies
Do not use the device if the screen is cracked or broken
The battery may leak.
your attention and cause an accident.
Do not turn on your device if it is wet. If your device is already
Your device may overheat and cause a fire.
Using generic batteries or chargers may shorten the life of your
Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your hands and face.
on, turn it off and remove the battery immediately (if the device
Always turn the volume down before plugging the
device or cause the device to malfunction.
Take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to have it repaired.
will not turn off or you cannot remove the battery, leave it as-is).
earphones into an audio source and use only the
Do not drop your device or cause impacts to your device
Samsung cannot be responsible for the user's safety when using
minimum volume setting necessary to hear your
Then, dry the device with a towel and take it to a service centre.
Do not use the device for anything other than its intended use
The screen of your device may be damaged.
accessories or supplies that are not approved by Samsung.
conversation or music.
Liquids will change the colour of the label that indicates water
If bent or deformed, your device may be damaged or parts may
damage inside the device. Water damage to your device can void
In dry environments, static electricity can build
Avoid disturbing others when using the device in public
Do not bite or suck on the device or the battery
up in the headset. Avoid using headsets in dry
your manufacturer's warranty.
Doing so may damage the device or cause explosion.
environments or touch a metal object to discharge
Do not allow children to use your device
If your device has a camera flash or light, do not use a flash
If children use the device, make sure that they use the device
Do not use or store your device in dusty, dirty areas
static electricity before connecting a headset to
Your device is not a toy. Do not allow children to play with it as they
close to the eyes of people or pets
the device.
Dust can cause your device to malfunction.
could hurt themselves and others, damage the device, or make
Using a flash close to the eyes may cause temporary loss of vision
When speaking on the device:
calls that increase your charges.
or damage to the eyes.
Do not store your device on slopes
Use caution when using the device while walking or moving
Hold the device upright, as you would with a traditional phone.
If your device falls, it can be damaged.
Always be aware of your surroundings to avoid injury to yourself or
Install mobile devices and equipment with caution
Use caution when exposed to flashing lights
Speak directly into the mouthpiece.
Ensure that any mobile devices or related equipment installed in
While using your device, leave some lights on in the room and do
Do not store your device in hot or cold areas. Use your device
your vehicle are securely mounted.
not hold the screen too close to your eyes.
at -20 °C to 50 °C
Do not carry your device in your back pockets or around your
Avoid placing your device and accessories near or in an air bag
Seizures or blackouts can occur when you are exposed to flashing
Your device can explode if left inside a closed vehicle, as the
deployment area. Improperly installed wireless equipment can
lights while watching videos or playing Flash-based games for
inside temperature can reach up to 80 °C.
You can be injured or damage the device if you fall.
cause serious injury when air bags inflate rapidly.
extended periods. If you feel any discomfort, stop using the device
Do not expose your device to direct sunlight for extended periods
of time (such as on the dashboard of a car).
Store the battery at 0 °C to 40 °C.
Phone layout
Allow only qualified personnel to service your device
Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) certification
Household users should contact either the retailer where they
purchased this product, or their local government office, for details
Allowing unqualified personnel to service your device may result in
of where and how they can take these items for environmentally
damage to your device and will void your manufacturer's warranty.
Your device conforms to European Union (EU) standards that limit
safe recycling.
human exposure to radio frequency (RF) energy emitted by radio
Handle SIM cards or memory cards with care
Business users should contact their supplier and check the terms
Confirm key
and telecommunications equipment. These standards prevent the
Do not remove a card while the device is transferring or
and conditions of the purchase contract. This product and its
Select the highlighted menu
Perform actions indicated at the
sale of mobile devices that exceed a maximum exposure level
accessing information, as this could result in loss of data and/or
electronic accessories should not be mixed with other commercial
option or confirm an input; In
bottom of the display
(known as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR) of 2.0 W/kg.
damage to the card or device.
wastes for disposal.
Idle mode, access Menu mode
During testing, the maximum SAR recorded for this model was
Protect cards from strong shocks, static electricity, and electrical
Depending on your service
0.968 W/kg. In normal use, the actual SAR is likely to be much
This EEE is compliant with RoHS.
noise from other devices.
4-way navigation key
provider or region, the key may
lower, as the device has been designed to emit only the RF energy
Do not touch gold-coloured contacts or terminals with your
Scroll through menu options; In
perform differently
necessary to transmit a signal to the nearest base station. By
fingers or metal objects. If dirty, wipe the card with a soft cloth.
Idle mode, access user-defined
automatically emitting lower levels when possible, your device
menus (left/right/ up/down);
reduces your overall exposure to RF energy.
Ensure access to emergency services
Correct disposal of batteries in this product
Dial key
Make a fake call (down)
The Declaration of Conformity statement at the back of this manual
Emergency calls from your device may not be possible in some
(Applicable in the European Union and other European
demonstrates your device's compliance with the European Radio
Make or answer a call; In Idle
See "Make fake calls"
areas or circumstances. Before travelling in remote or undeveloped
countries with separate battery return systems)
& Terminal Telecommunications Equipment (R&TTE) directive. For
Depending on your service
mode, retrieve recently dialled,
areas, plan an alternate method of contacting emergency services
more information about the SAR and related EU standards, visit the
This marking on the battery, manual or packaging
missed, or received numbers;
provider, the default home screen
Samsung website.
indicates that the batteries in this product should not be
Send an SOS message
or pre-defined menus may differ
disposed of with other household waste at the end of
Keep your personal and important data safe
See "Activate and send an
their working life. Where marked, the chemical symbols Hg, Cd or Pb
While using your device, be sure to back up important data.
SOS message"
indicate that the battery contains mercury, cadmium or lead above
Correct disposal of this product
Samsung is not responsible for data loss.
Power/End key
the reference levels in EC Directive 2006/66. If batteries are not
When disposing of your device, back up all data and then reset
(Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
Turn the phone on and off
properly disposed of, these substances can cause harm to human
your device to prevent misuse of your personal information.
(Applicable in the European Union and other European
Voice mail service key
(press and hold); End a call; In
health or the environment.
countries with separate collection systems)
In Idle mode, access voice
Menu mode, cancel input and
To protect natural resources and to promote material reuse, please
Do not distribute copyright-protected material
This marking on the product, accessories or literature
mails (press and hold)
return to Idle mode
separate batteries from other types of waste and recycle them
Do not distribute copyright-protected material that you have
indicates that the product and its electronic accessories
through your local, free battery return system.
recorded to others without the permission of the content owners.
(e.g. charger, headset, USB cable) should not be
Doing this may violate copyright laws. The manufacturer is not
disposed of with other household waste at the end of their
Keypad lock key
Alphanumeric keys
liable for any legal issues caused by the user's illegal use of
working life.
In Idle mode, lock or unlock the
copyrighted material.
To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from
keypad (press and hold)
uncontrolled waste disposal, please separate these items from
Silent profile key
other types of waste and recycle them responsibly to promote the
In Idle mode, activate or
sustainable reuse of material resources.
deactivate the silent profile
(press and hold)

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   Summary of Contents for Samsung GT-E1230

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    Do not use the device if the screen is cracked or broken Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your hands and face. Take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to have it repaired. Do not use the device for anything other than its intended use...

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    (Representative in the EU) * 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 product.

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