Download Print this page

Philips X333 User Manual

Hide thumbs


Quick Links

Your Phone

Left soft key
Pick-up key
Navigation and
confirm key
Lock/unlock key
Headphone jack
Philips continuously strives to improve its products. Due to software
upgrading, some contents in this user guide may be different from your
product.Philips reserves the rights to revise this user guide or withdraw it
at any time without prior notice. Please take your product as standard.
Right soft key
Hang up key,
Power on/off key
Micro USB port
Side volume key



  Summary of Contents for Philips X333

  • Page 1: Your Phone

    Philips continuously strives to improve its products. Due to software upgrading, some contents in this user guide may be different from your product.Philips reserves the rights to revise this user guide or withdraw it at any time without prior notice. Please take your product as standard.
  • Page 2: Home Screen

    Home screen Your phone’s home screen consists of the following areas: Status Bar Shortcuts Keys Learn about the main keys. Definition Function Dial Make or answer a call. Confirm Select or confirm an option. Hang-up/ End a call; Power/ Hold to turn on/turn off the phone; Exit Return to home screen.
  • Page 3 Icons & symbols Learn about the icons and symbols on the screen. Icons Definition Function Silent Your phone will not ring when receiving a call. Vibration only Your phone will vibrate when receiving a call. Battery The bars indicate the battery level. You have a new message.
  • Page 4: Getting Started

    Getting started Insert SIM card and Charge the battery Learn about installing SIM card and charging the battery for the first use. Insert SIM card Remove the back cover. Take out the battery. Insert the SIM card 1/2. Install the battery. Replace the back cover.
  • Page 5: Insert A Micro Sd Card (Memory Card)

    Charge the battery A new battery is partially charged. The battery icon in the upper-right corner shows the battery level of charging status. Tips: • You can use the phone while it is charging. • Keeping the charger plugged to the mobile phone when the battery is fully charged will not damage the battery.
  • Page 6: Customize Your Phone

    Customize your phone Customize your phone to match your preferences. Set time & date On the home screen, go to Menu>Settings>Time and date Select : Enter the digits. Set time date SIM settings Check that your phone is turned on. Enter the PIN code if required. Go to , name Settings>General>SIM settings>Dual SIM setting...
  • Page 7: Using Your Phone

    Using your phone Use basic call functions Learn to make or answer a call and use basic call functions. Make a call Enter the phone number. Press ( to dial the number. Press ) to hang up. Tips: • For international calls, long press to enter the "+"...
  • Page 8: Enter Text

    Send a SMS message Select Menu>Messaging>Create message Write your text message. Press to send the message. Send a MMS message Select Menu>Messaging>Create Message Edit contents, and press R\ to add multimedia contents. Options Press to add a contact. Press to send the Multimedia message. Note: •...
  • Page 9 Keys: Keys Function Short press to select input method. Long press to select input language. Enter symbols and punctuations. Long press to switch T9 English input on or off. Insert a space. Use right soft key to clear the previous character. Select or confirm character.
  • Page 10: Media Player

    MultiMedia Media player Save MP3, WMA, WAV and AMR music files under the folder on Audio your phone and memory card. Play music Go to > > > , select your Media player Music player Options Tracks desired song in the folder. Using the following keys to control playback: Function Definition...
  • Page 11 Press to take a photo. Press right soft key R to exit. Tips: • All the photos taken are saved to My files>Phone or Memory card>Pictuers. View photos Go to Media player>Image viewer < > View photos: press navigation key to select a photo.
  • Page 12: Video Recorder

    Sharpness Sharpen or blur the borders between objects. Contrast Adjust the contrast. Saturation Make colors more or less pronounced. Time stamp Select to show the taking time of photo. Shutter sound Adjust the shutter sound. Anti-flicker Select a band to avoid the impacts on photos caused by flickers from lighting sources.
  • Page 13 Video recorder settings While using the camera, press left soft key R to select settings: Icon Option Function Select time and size limit for the file. Recording limit Record audio Select to record the voice or not. Other settings, see“Camera settings”on page 11. FM radio Lear about listening to radio programs by using a FM radio.
  • Page 14: Business Applications

    Business applications Manage your calendar You can create your to-do list and make a plan on your calendar. Create your to-do list select a date, and then press R Go to Tools>Calendar Options>New event. Edit reminder settings. Press left soft key R to save the task. To change your to-do list, select the task, and then press R to edit the task.
  • Page 15: Check World Clock

    Select : The alarm will sound again after the set Snooze • interval. Snooze(Mins) Bluetooth Your phone can connect to a compatible Bluetooth device for exchanging data. Connect to a Bluetooth device Go to > , turn on the Bluetooth function. Bluetooth Power Select...
  • Page 16: Currency Converter

    Note: • Alarms, reminders, programmed events are time zone independent. Currency converter Go to > , enter the rate. Tools Currency converter Enter the sum of money in . Press to confirm. Local Note: • The result of the calculator is indicative only. Web applications &...
  • Page 17: General Setting

    Java settings Go to Applications>Options>Java Settings Function Definition Set the volume level Java audio Java vibration Turn the vibration on or off. Network settings Select a Java network (service subscription- dependent). Heap size Display allowed maximum size for Java memory. Settings General setting Function...
  • Page 18: Display Setting

    Restore factory Restore your phone settings to the default values. settings You need to enter your phone lock password (1122 by default). UART settings Select data from SIM1/SIM2 when connect phone with PC. Display setting Function Definition Wallpaper Select an image as the wall paper of your phone. Themes Define the theme for your phone.
  • Page 19 Call divert Divert incoming calls to your voice mailbox or another phone number. Call waiting Activate/Deactive call waiting. Call services Set call services. Call barring Set limits to your incoming and outgoing calls. Fixed dial Restrict your outgoing calls to certain numbers (PIN2 code required).
  • Page 20: Safety & Precaution

    You should only use Philips Authentic Accessories, as the use of any other accessories may damage your phone and may be dangerous, and will make all guarantees for your Philips phone null and void. The use of an unspecified type of battery may also cause an explosion.
  • Page 21: Troubleshooting

    battery and packaging with standard symbols designed to promote the recycling and appropriate disposal of your eventual waste. :The labeled packaging material is recyclable. :A financial contribution has been made to the associated national packaging recovery and recycling system. :The plastic material is recyclable (also identifies the type of plastic). WEEE Marking in the DFU: “Information to the Consumer”...
  • Page 22 Your battery seems to over heat You might be using a charger that was not intended for use with your phone. Make sure you always use the Philips authentic accessory shipped with your phone. Your phone doesn’t display the phone numbers of incoming calls This feature is network and subscription dependent.
  • Page 23: Trademark Declaration

    While there may be differences between the SAR levels of various phones and at various positions, they all meet the international protection standards for exposure to radio waves. The highest SAR value for this Philips Xenium X333 model phone when tested for compliance against the standard was 0.633W/kg for ICNIRP recommendation.
  • Page 24 Shenzhen Hi-tech Industrial Park, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518057 China declare under our sole responsibility that the product Philips Xenium X333 GSM/GPRS 850/900/1800 TAC number: 86515201 to which this declaration relates, is in conformity with the following Standards: SAFETY : EN 60950-1:2006+A11:2009+A1:2010...
  • Page 25: Tips And Tricks

    Tips & tricks Optimizing your Philips Xenium battery performance Here are some steps to help you optimize your Philips Xenium’s battery performance. How to optimize the standby and talk time of your phone? Always ensure that your phone profile is appropriately set to meet your •...