To prevent injury to yourself and others or damage to your device, read all of the following information before using your device.
Do not use your device during a thunderstorm
Do not use your device near other electronic devices
Turn off your device when in an aircraft
This product meets applicable national
Your device may malfunction and your risk of electric shock is increased.
Most electronic devices use radio frequency signals. Your device may
Using your device in an aircraft is illegal. Your device may interfere with
SAR limits of 2.0 W/kg. The specific
interfere with other electronic devices.
the electronic navigation instruments of the aircraft.
Do not handle a damaged or leaking Lithium Ion (Li-Ion) battery
maximum SAR values can be found
Do not use your device near a pacemaker
Electronic devices in a motor vehicle may malfunction due to the
For safe disposal of your Li-Ion batteries, contact your nearest
in the SAR information section of this
radio frequency of your device
authorised service centre.
Avoid using your device within a 15 cm range of a pacemaker if
possible, as your device can interfere with the pacemaker.
Electronic devices in your car may malfunction due to radio frequency
Handle and dispose of batteries and chargers with care
of your device. Contact the manufacturer for more information.
If you must use your device, keep it at least 15 cm away from the
When carrying the product or using it
Use only Samsung-approved batteries and chargers specifically
while worn on your body, either use an
designed for your device. Incompatible batteries and chargers can
To minimise the possible interference with a pacemaker, use your
Comply with all safety warnings and regulations
approved accessory such as a holster or
cause serious injuries or damage to your device.
device on the opposite side of your body from the pacemaker.
regarding mobile device usage while operating a
otherwise maintain a distance of 1.5 cm
Never dispose of batteries or devices in a fire. Follow all local
regulations when disposing of used batteries or devices.
Do not use your device in a hospital or near medical equipment
from the body to ensure compliance with
Some of the contents in this manual may differ from your
that can be interfered with by radio frequency
Never place batteries or devices on or in heating devices, such as
RF exposure requirements. Note that the
phone depending on the software of the phone or your service
While driving, safely operating the vehicle is your first responsibility.
microwave ovens, stoves, or radiators. Batteries may explode when
If you personally use any medical equipment, contact the manufacturer
product may be transmitting even if you
Never use your mobile device while driving, if it is prohibited by law. For
of the equipment to ensure the safety of your equipment from radio
are not making a phone call.
Third party services may be terminated or interrupted at any
your safety and the safety of others, practice good common sense and
Never crush or puncture the battery. Avoid exposing the battery to
remember the following tips:
time, and Samsung makes no representation or warranty that
high external pressure, which can lead to an internal short circuit and
If you are using a hearing aid, contact the manufacturer for
Use a hands-free device.
any content or service will remain available for any period of
information about radio interference
Get to know your device and its convenience features, such as
Warning: Prevent electric shock, fire, and explosion
Protect the device, batteries, and chargers from damage
Some hearing aids may be interfered with by the radio frequency of
speed dial and redial. These features help you reduce the time
This product includes certain free/open source software. The
your device. Contact the manufacturer to ensure the safety of your
Avoid exposing your device and batteries to very cold or very hot
needed to place or receive calls on your mobile device.
exact terms of the licences, disclaimers, acknowledgements
Do not use damaged power cords or plugs, or loose electrical
Position your device within easy reach. Be able to access your
and notices are available on the Samsung's website
Extreme temperatures can cause the deformation of the device and
wireless device without removing your eyes from the road. If you
Turn off the device in potentially explosive environments
reduce the charging capacity and life of your device and batteries.
receive an incoming call at an inconvenient time, let your voice mail
Do not touch the power cord with wet hands, or disconnect the
Turn off your device in potentially explosive environments instead of
Your phone uses non-harmonised frequency and is intended
Prevent batteries from contacting metal objects, as this can create a
answer it for you.
charger by pulling on the cord
removing the battery.
for use in all European countries. The Wi-Fi can be operated
connection between the + and – terminals of your batteries and lead
Let the person you are speaking with know you are driving. Suspend
Always comply with regulations, instructions and signs in potentially
in the EU without restriction indoors, but cannot be operated
to temporary or permanent battery damage.
calls in heavy traffic or hazardous weather conditions. Rain, sleet,
Do not bend or damage the power cord
outdoors in France.
Never use a damaged charger or battery.
snow, ice, and heavy traffic can be hazardous.
Do not use your device at refuelling points (service stations), near
Do not use your device while charging or touch your device with
Do not take notes or look up phone numbers. Jotting down a "to do"
fuels or chemicals, and at blasting areas.
list or flipping through your address book takes attention away from
Caution: Follow all safety warnings and regulations
Do not store or carry flammable liquids, gases, or explosive materials
your primary responsibility of driving safely.
Do not short-circuit the charger or the battery
when using your device in restricted areas
in the same compartment as the device, its parts, or accessories.
Dial sensibly and assess the traffic. Place calls when you are not
Do not drop or cause an impact to the charger or the battery
moving or before pulling into traffic. Try to plan calls when your
Turn off your device where prohibited
car will be stationary. If you need to make a call, dial only a few
Printed in Korea
Do not charge the battery with chargers that are not approved by
numbers, check the road and your mirrors, then continue.
Comply with all regulations that restrict the use of a mobile device in a
English (EU). 03/2012. Rev. 1.1
Do not engage in stressful or emotional conversations that may be
Do not expose your device to direct sunlight for extended periods of
Use caution when exposed to flashing lights
Avoid contact with your device's internal antenna. Touching the
Do not disassemble or puncture the battery, as this can cause
distracting. Make people you are talking with aware you are driving
time (such as on the dashboard of a car).
antenna may reduce the call quality or cause the device to transmit
explosion or fire.
While using your device, leave some lights on in the room and do not
and suspend conversations that have the potential to divert your
more radio frequency than necessary.
Store the battery at 0 °C to 40 °C.
hold the screen too close to your eyes.
Do not paint or put stickers on your device
attention from the road.
Seizures or blackouts can occur when you are exposed to flashing
Do not store your device with such metal objects as coins, keys
Paint and stickers can clog moving parts and prevent proper operation.
Use your device to call for help. Dial a local emergency number in
lights while watching videos or playing Flash-based games for
If you are allergic to paint or metal parts of the product, you may
the case of fire, traffic accident, or medical emergencies.
extended periods. If you feel any discomfort, stop using the device
Your device may become deformed or malfunction.
experience itching, eczema, or swelling of the skin. When this happens,
Use your device to help others in emergencies. If you see an auto
stop using the product and consult your physician.
If the battery terminals are in contact with metal objects, it may cause
accident, a crime in progress, or a serious emergency where lives
Reduce the risk of repetitive motion injuries
are in danger, call a local emergency number.
When cleaning your device:
When you repetitively perform actions, such as pressing keys, drawing
Call roadside assistance or a special, non-emergency assistance
Do not store your device near magnetic fields
Wipe your device or charger with a towel or an eraser.
characters on a touch screen with your fingers, or playing games, you
number when necessary. If you see a broken-down vehicle posing
Your device may malfunction or the battery may discharge from
Clean the terminals of the battery with a cotton ball or a towel.
may experience occasional discomfort in your hands, neck, shoulders,
no serious hazard, a broken traffic signal, a minor traffic accident
exposure to magnetic fields.
Do not use chemicals or detergents.
or other parts of your body. When using your device for extended
where no one appears injured, or a vehicle you know to be stolen,
Magnetic stripe cards, including credit cards, phone cards, passbooks,
periods, hold the device with a relaxed grip, press the keys lightly, and
call roadside assistance or another special, non-emergency number.
Protect your hearing and ears when using a headset
Do not use the device if the screen is cracked or broken
and boarding passes, may be damaged by magnetic fields.
take frequent breaks. If you continue to have discomfort during or after
Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your hands and face. Take
Excessive exposure to loud sounds can cause hearing
Do not use carrying cases or accessories with magnetic closures or
such use, stop use and see a physician
Proper care and use of your mobile device
the device to a Samsung Service Centre to have it repaired.
allow your device to come in contact with magnetic fields for extended
Ensure maximum battery and charger life
Exposure to loud sounds while driving may distract
periods of time.
Do not use the device for anything other than its intended use
Avoid charging batteries for more than a week, as overcharging may
your attention and cause an accident.
Keep your device dry
Do not store your device near or in heaters, microwaves, hot
shorten battery life.
Always turn the volume down before plugging the
Avoid disturbing others when using the device in public
Humidity and all types of liquids may damage device parts or
cooking equipment, or high pressure containers
Over time, unused batteries will discharge and must be recharged
earphones into an audio source and use only the
The battery may leak.
Do not allow children to use your device
minimum volume setting necessary to hear your
Do not turn on your device if it is wet. If your device is already on,
Your device may overheat and cause a fire.
conversation or music.
Your device is not a toy. Do not allow children to play with it as they
Disconnect chargers from power sources when not in use.
turn it off and remove the battery immediately (if the device will not
could hurt themselves and others, damage the device, or make calls
Use batteries only for their intended purposes.
In dry environments, static electricity can build up in
turn off or you cannot remove the battery, leave it as-is). Then, dry
Do not drop your device or cause impacts to your device
that increase your charges.
the headset. Avoid using headsets in dry environments
the device with a towel and take it to a service centre.
The screen of your device may be damaged.
Use manufacturer-approved batteries, chargers, accessories and
or touch a metal object to discharge static electricity
Liquids will change the colour of the label that indicates water
Install mobile devices and equipment with caution
If bent or deformed, your device may be damaged or parts may
before connecting a headset to the device.
damage inside the device. Water damage to your device can void
Ensure that any mobile devices or related equipment installed in
Using generic batteries or chargers may shorten the life of your device
your manufacturer's warranty.
Use caution when using the device while walking or moving
your vehicle are securely mounted.
or cause the device to malfunction.
Do not use your device or applications for a while if the device is
Always be aware of your surroundings to avoid injury to yourself or
Avoid placing your device and accessories near or in an air bag
Do not use or store your device in dusty, dirty areas
Samsung cannot be responsible for the user's safety when using
deployment area. Improperly installed wireless equipment can cause
accessories or supplies that are not approved by Samsung.
Dust can cause your device to malfunction.
Prolonged exposure of your skin to an overheated device may cause
serious injury when air bags inflate rapidly.
Do not carry your device in your back pockets or around your waist
low temperature burn symptoms, such as red spots and pigmentation.
Do not bite or suck on the device or the battery
Do not store your device on slopes
Allow only qualified personnel to service your device
You can be injured or damage the device if you fall.
Doing so may damage the device or cause explosion.
If your device falls, it can be damaged.
If your device has a camera flash or light, do not use a flash close
Allowing unqualified personnel to service your device may result in
If children use the device, make sure that they use the device
to the eyes of people or pets
Do not disassemble, modify, or repair your device
Do not store your device in hot or cold areas. Use your device at
damage to your device and will void your manufacturer's warranty.
Using a flash close to the eyes may cause temporary loss of vision or
Any changes or modifications to your device can void your
-20 °C to 50 °C
damage to the eyes.
When speaking on the device:
manufacturer's warranty. For service, take your device to a Samsung
Your device can explode if left inside a closed vehicle, as the inside
temperature can reach up to 80 °C.
Hold the device upright, as you would with a traditional phone.
Speak directly into the mouthpiece.
Handle SIM cards or memory cards with care
The radio wave exposure guidelines use a unit of measurement known
Correct disposal of this product
as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR. The SAR limit for mobile
Do not remove a card while the device is transferring or accessing
(Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
devices is 2.0 W/kg.
information, as this could result in loss of data and/or damage to the
(Applicable in the European Union and other European
card or device.
Tests for SAR are conducted using standard operating positions with
the device transmitting at its highest certified power level in all tested
countries with separate collection systems)
Protect cards from strong shocks, static electricity, and electrical
frequency bands. The highest SAR values under the ICNIRP guidelines
This marking on the product, accessories or literature
noise from other devices.
for this device model are:
indicates that the product and its electronic accessories (e.g.
In Idle mode, adjust the
Turn the phone on or off (press
Do not touch gold-coloured contacts or terminals with your fingers or
charger, headset, USB cable) should not be disposed of with
metal objects. If dirty, wipe the card with a soft cloth.
phone's volume; Make a fake
and hold); Lock the touch
Maximum SAR for this model and conditions under which it was
other household waste at the end of their working life.
call (down); Send an SOS
screen; Unlock the touch
Ensure access to emergency services
To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health from
screen (press and hold with
uncontrolled waste disposal, please separate these items from other
Emergency calls from your device may not be possible in some
See "Make fake calls"
the touch screen locked)
types of waste and recycle them responsibly to promote the sustainable
areas or circumstances. Before travelling in remote or undeveloped
See "Activate and send an
areas, plan an alternative method of contacting emergency services
reuse of material resources.
Household users should contact either the retailer where they purchased
During use, the actual SAR values for this device are usually well
this product, or their local government office, for details of where and
below the values stated above. This is because, for purposes of system
Keep your personal and important data safe
End a call; In Menu mode,
how they can take these items for environmentally safe recycling.
efficiency and to minimise interference on the network, the operating
While using your device, be sure to back up important data.
cancel input and return to
Business users should contact their supplier and check the terms and
power of your mobile device is automatically decreased when full power
Samsung is not responsible for data loss.
Make or answer a call; In Idle
conditions of the purchase contract. This product and its electronic
is not needed for the call. The lower the power output of the device, the
When disposing of your device, back up all data and then reset your
mode, retrieve logs of your
accessories should not be mixed with other commercial wastes for
lower its SAR value.
device to prevent misuse of your personal information.
calls and messages
A body-worn SAR test has been performed on this device with an
This EEE is compliant with RoHS.
approved accessory or at a separation distance of 1.5 cm. To meet RF
Do not distribute copyright-protected material
exposure guidelines during body-worn operation, the device must be
Do not distribute copyright-protected material that you have recorded
used with the approved accessory or positioned at least 1.5 cm away
to others without the permission of the content owners. Doing this
Correct disposal of batteries in this product
from the body. If you use an unapproved accessory, ensure that the
In Menu mode, return to the
may violate copyright laws. The manufacturer is not liable for any legal
accessory does not contain any metal components and that it positions
(Applicable in the European Union and other European
issues caused by the user's illegal use of copyrighted material.
the device at least 1.5 cm away from the body.
countries with separate battery return systems)
Organisations such as the World Health Organisation and the US Food
This marking on the battery, manual or packaging indicates
Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) certification
and Drug Administration have suggested that if people are concerned
that the batteries in this product should not be disposed of
and want to reduce their exposure, they could use a hands-free
with other household waste at the end of their working life.
accessory to keep the wireless device away from the head and body
Where marked, the chemical symbols Hg, Cd or Pb indicate that the
during use, or reduce the amount of time spent using the device.
battery contains mercury, cadmium or lead above the reference levels
THIS DEVICE MEETS INTERNATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR
For more information, visit www.samsung.com/sar and search for your
in EC Directive 2006/66. If batteries are not properly disposed of, these
EXPOSURE TO RADIO WAVES
device with the model number.
substances can cause harm to human health or the environment.
Your mobile device is a radio transmitter and receiver. It is designed
To protect natural resources and to promote material reuse, please
not to exceed the limits for exposure to radio waves (radio frequency
separate batteries from other types of waste and recycle them through
electromagnetic fields) recommended by international guidelines. The
your local, free battery return system.
guidelines were developed by an independent scientific organisation
(ICNIRP) and include a substantial safety margin designed to assure
the safety of all persons, regardless of age and health.