Using this guide Thank you for purchasing this Samsung mobile phone. This device will provide you with high quality mobile communication and entertainment based on Samsung’s exceptional technology and high standards. This guide has been specially designed to guide you through the basics of your device, such as assembling and getting started with the device.
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Contents Assembling ... Unpack ... 7 Install the SIM or USIM card and battery ... 7 Charge the battery ... 9 Insert a memory card (optional) ... 11 Attach a hand strap (optional) ... 13 Getting started ... Turn your device on and off ... 14 Get to know your device ...
Viewing photos and videos ... Listening to music ... Connecting to the internet ... Download applications from Android Market ... Download files from the web ... Connecting to a PC ... Using Bluetooth ... Contents Using Wi-Fi ... Safety and usage information ...
• Battery • Travel adapter (charger) • Quick start guide Use only Samsung-approved software. Pirated or illegal software may cause damage or malfunctions that are not covered by your manufacturer's warranty. • The items supplied with your device may vary...
To install the SIM or USIM card and battery, If the device is on, press and hold [ off to turn it off. Remove the back cover. Be careful not to damage your fingernails when you remove the back cover. Assembling Insert the SIM or USIM card.
You can charge the device with the provided travel adapter or by connecting the device to a PC with a PC data cable. Use only Samsung-approved chargers and cables. Unauthorised chargers or cables can cause batteries to explode or damage your device.
• If your device is not charging properly, bring your device and the charger to a Samsung Service Centre. When the battery is fully charged, unplug the travel adapter from the device and then from the power outlet.
32 GB (depending on memory card manufacturer and type). Samsung uses approved industry standards for memory cards, but some brands may not be fully compatible with your device. Using an incompatible memory card may damage your device or the memory card and can corrupt data stored on the card.
Remove the back cover. Insert a memory card with the gold-coloured contacts facing up. Push the memory card in the memory card slot until it locks in place. Replace the back cover. Assembling › Remove the memory card Before removing a memory card, first unmount it for safe removal.
› Format the memory card Formatting your memory card on a PC may cause incompatibilities with your device. Format the memory card only on the device. In Idle mode, select Applications → and phone storage Unmount SD card → card Format SD card.
Getting started Turn your device on and off To turn on your device, press and hold [ ]. Your device will automatically connect to the cellular network. If you turn on your device for the first time, tap the Android image on the screen and follow the on-screen instructions to set up your device for its first use.
Multifunction jack Headset jack Internal antenna › Keys Power key Power Camera lens Menu Back cover Home Back Speaker Volume Function Turn on the device (press and hold); Access the quick menus (press and hold); Lock the touch screen. Open a list of options available on the current screen;...
› Indicator icons Icons shown on the display may vary depending on your region or service provider. Icon Definition No signal Signal strength GPRS network connected EDGE network connected UMTS network connected Wi-Fi activated Bluetooth activated Bluetooth headset connected GPS activated Getting started Icon Definition...
Icon Definition New text or multimedia message New email message New voice mail message Alarm activated Event notification Roaming (outside of normal service area) Silent mode activated Flight mode activated Vibration activated Music playback in progress FM radio turned on in the background Error occurred or caution required Icon Definition...
• For optimal use of the touch screen, remove the screen protection film before using your device. • Your touch screen has a layer that detects small electrical charges emitted by the human body. For best performance, tap the touch screen with your fingertip.
Add or tap and hold the empty area on → the idle screen. Select the item category an item: → • Samsung Widgets : Add Samsung widgets to the idle screen. • Android Widgets : Add Android widgets to the idle screen. • Shortcuts : Add shortcuts to items, such as applications, bookmarks, and contacts.
› Remove items from the idle screen Tap and hold an item to remove. The item is magnified and the trash icon appears on the application area, meaning that the application area at the bottom of the idle screen changes to the trash. Drag the item to the trash.
Access applications To access your device’s applications, In Idle mode, select Applications to access the application list. Scroll left or right to another application screen. You can also select a dot on the top of the screen to move to the corresponding main menu screen directly. Select an application.
Drag the application icon to the location you want. You can move an application icon to another main menu screen. You can also move most-used applications next to Home. Save. Press [ → › Access recent applications Press and hold the Home key to open the list of applications you have accessed recently.
Select a wallpaper for the idle screen In Idle mode, press [ Phone Select an image. Select Samsung is not responsible for any use of default images or wallpapers provided on your device. › Adjust the brightness of the display Phone ringtone.
Set unlock → • If you forget the unlock pattern, bring your device to a Samsung Service Centre to unlock it. • Samsung is not responsible for any loss of passwords or private information or other damages caused by illegal software.
› Change the keyboard type Set mobile You can change the keyboard type. Tap and hold the text → input field and select Input method (Swype or Samsung keypad). Save Accept. → a keyboard type → Getting started...
› Enter text using the Swype keyboard Select the first character of a word and drag your finger to the second character without releasing the finger from the screen. Continue until you have finished the word. Release the finger on the last character. The word is inserted into the text input field.
› Enter text using the Samsung keypad Select and select a text input method. You can select one of key input methods (QWERTY or traditional keypad) or handwriting input methods. Enter text by selecting alphanumeric keys or writing on the screen.
Calling Learn to make or answer a call or access logs. For more information, see the "Calling" section of the user manual. › Make a call In Idle mode, open the application list and select Phone Keypad, and enter an area code and a →...
Creating and finding contacts Learn to create and find a contact in memory. For more information, see the "Phonebook" section of the user manual. › Create a contact In Idle mode, open the application list and select Contacts. Create contact. Select Select a memory location.
Once you find a contact, you can: • call the contact by selecting a number or • send a message by selecting • send an email message by selecting • edit the contact information by pressing [ Edit. • share the contact information with others by Send namecard via pressing [ →...
› Send a multimedia message In Idle mode, open the application list and select Messaging New message. → Select Contacts. You can enter a number or email address manually or select one from the recent recipients or contact groups by selecting another button. Select the check boxes next to contacts and select Add.
Select the text input field to enter your email text. Attach and attach a file. Select You can select a file from the file list or capture a photo, video, or sound clip. Send to send the message. Select If you are offline or outside your service area, the message will be held in the message thread list until you are online and in your service area.
› Listen to voice mail messages If you have set missed calls to be diverted to the voice mail server, callers may leave voice messages when you do not answer incoming calls. To access your voice mail inbox and listen to voice mail messages. In Idle mode, open the application list and select Phone Keypad, and then tap and hold 1.
Number Function Check the camera status and settings. • : Resolution • : Exposure metre type • : Number of photos you can take (according to available memory) • : Storage location Change the shooting mode. Change the scene mode. Capturing photos and videos Number Function...
Select to switch to the camcorder. Aim the lens at the subject and make any necessary adjustments. Number Function Check the camcorder status and settings. • : Resolution • : Length of video that can be captured (according to available memory) •...
Viewing photos and videos Learn to view photos and play videos you have captured. For more information, see the "Gallery" section of the user manual. › View a photo In Idle mode, open the application list and select Gallery. Select a folder. To change the view mode, select right of the screen.
Add music files to your device Start by transferring files to your device or memory card: • Download from the wireless web. • Download from a PC with the optional Samsung Kies. • Receive via Bluetooth. • Copy to your memory card.
Number Function Open the current playlist. Activate the 5.1 channel surround sound system when a headset is connected. Change the repeat mode (off, repeat one file or repeat all files). Pause playback; Select to resume playback. Skip forward; Scan forward in a file (tap and hold).
Plug the supplied headset into the device. In Idle mode, open the application list and select FM Radio. Select to turn on the FM radio. The FM radio scans and saves available stations automatically. The first time you turn on the FM radio, it will start automatic tuning.
Connecting to the internet Learn to access the internet and browse web pages. For more information, see the "Internet" section of the user manual. To create your own connection profile for accessing the web, see the user manual. › Browse web pages In Idle mode, open the application list and select Internet to launch a specified homepage.
› Bookmark your favourite web pages If you know the web address of the web page, you can manually add a bookmark. To add a bookmark, In Idle mode, open the application list and select Internet. Bookmarks. Select → Add. To bookmark the web page you were Select Bookmark last-viewed page.
› Install an application In Idle mode, open the application list and select Market. Select Accept when the terms and conditions appears. Select an item category an item. → Install (for free items) or Buy. Select If you select Install, the item will start downloading immediately.
"PC connections" section of the user manual. › Connect with Samsung Kies Ensure that Samsung Kies is installed on your PC. You can download the program from the Samsung website (www. samsungmobile.com). In Idle mode, open the application list and select...
› Synchronise with Windows Media Player Ensure that Windows Media Player is installed on your PC. In Idle mode, open the application list and select Settings About phone USB settings → → player. Press the Home key to return to Idle mode. Using an optional PC data cable, connect the multifunction jack on your device to a PC with Windows Media Player installed.
To disconnect the device to the PC, click the USB device icon on the Windows task bar and click the option to safely remove the mass storage device. Then remove the PC data cable from the PC. Otherwise, you may lose data stored on the memory card or damage the memory card.
Using Bluetooth Learn to connet your device with other devices via the Bluetooth wireless feature to share files or control the device hands-free. For more information, see the "Bluetooth" section of the user manual. › Turn on the Bluetooth wireless feature In Idle mode, open the application list and select Settings Wireless and network...
Using Wi-Fi Learn to connect the device to a wireless local area network (WLAN) to access the internet or other network devices. For more information, see the "Wi-Fi" section of the user manual. Your device uses non-harmonised frequency and is intended for use in all European countries. The WLAN can be operated in the EU without restriction indoors, but cannot be operated outdoors in France.
› Add a WLAN manually In Idle mode, open the application list and select Settings Wireless and network → Add Wi-Fi network. → Enter the SSID for the network and select the security type. Set the security settings depending on the selected security type.
Safety and usage information This safety and usage information should be followed to safely use your device. Safety warnings Keep your device away from small children and pets Keep your device 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 device. Incompatible batteries and chargers can cause serious injuries or damage to your device. • Never dispose of batteries or devices in a fire. Follow all local regulations when disposing of used batteries or devices.
Do not use the device if the screen is cracked or broken Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your hand and face. Bring the device to a Samsung Service Centre to replace the screen. Damage caused by careless handling will void your manufacturer’s warranty.
Protect the device, batteries and chargers from damage • Avoid exposing your device and batteries to very cold or very hot temperatures (below 0° C or above 45° C). • Extreme temperatures can cause the deformation of the device and reduce the charging capacity and life of your device and batteries.
Important usage information Use your device in the normal position Avoid contact with your device’s internal antenna. Allow only qualified personnel to service your device Allowing unqualified personnel to service your device may result in damage to your device and will void your manufacturer’s warranty.
European Radio & Terminal Telecommunications Equipment (R&TTE) directive. For more information about the SAR and related EU standards, visit the Samsung mobile phone website. Safety and usage information Correct disposal of this product (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
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Some of the contents in this guide may differ from your device depending on the software of the device or your service provider. To install Kies (PC Sync) Download the latest version of Kies from the Samsung website (www.samsungmobile.com) and install it on your PC.