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Philips E170 User Manual

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Navigation key
Left soft key
Pick-up key
Navigation 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.
USB port
Side volume key
Right soft key
Hang up key,
Power on/off key



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  • 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 Main screen Your phone’s main screen consists of the following areas: Status Bar Shortcuts Keys Learn about the main keys. Definition Function Dial Make or answer a call. Press to view local/BT calls. Confirm Confirm an option. Press up/down key to navigate. Hang-up/ End a call;...
  • Page 3 Vibration only Your phone will vibrate when receiving a call. Battery The bars indicate the battery level. You have a new message. Missed call You have missed a call. GSM network Your phone is connected to a GSM network. The more bars are shown the better reception is.
  • 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. 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 home screen, Menu>Settings>Phone settings> Time and date Select : Select the desired digits. Set time date SIM settings Go to Menu> to set reply call/message or Settings>Dual SIM settings transfer data by SIM1/SIM2.
  • 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 ( dial the number. Press to hang up. Tips: • For international calls, long press "0" to enter the "+" sign for the international prefix. Answer and end a call Press ( to answer the call.
  • Page 8: Receive And Send Messages

    Add a phone number to blacklist Go to ,select a contact you want to add Menu>Phonebook>Local to blacklist. Press the left soft key and select Add to blacklist Select to confirm. Receive and send messages You can use the menu to send text message, multimedia Messaging message.
  • Page 9: Manage Your Phonebook

    Virtual keypad: Keys/Virtual Function keypad Short press to select input method and language. Enter symbols and punctuations. Press right soft key to delete the previous symbol. Press navigation key to select the symbol. Confirm the selection. Note: • Depending on the language you select for your phone, the supported input methods may vary.
  • Page 10 Search for a contact Go to Phonebook. Enter the first few letters of the name in the search bar. Select the contact from the list. Tips: • You can also use the navigation keys to view the contacts. Manage your contacts Go to , select a contact you want to edit, press Phonebook...
  • Page 11: Manage Your Calendar

    Note: • Alarms, reminders, programmed events are time zone independent. Manage your calendar You can add schedules on your calendar. Create your schedule Go to Organizer>Calendar, use the navigation key to select a date, and then press L > Options Add event Edit the schedule and press L to save it.
  • Page 12: Bluetooth Partner

    Note: • Please insert a SD card before using the sound recorder. Play an audio file Go to Multimedia>Sound recorder. Press L >List, select the audio file you want to play and Options press confirm key to start playback. Press L to stop, press to exit.
  • Page 13: Remote Capture

    BT dialer Go to Bluetooth partner> , select Search new device, BT dialer a list of available Bluetooth devices appears. Select the device you wish to connect, the pairing is made if your pairing request is accepted by the other part. You can select BT dialer or make this phone as the bluetooth earphone of the paired phone.
  • Page 14: Video Player

    Using the following keys to control playback: Function Definition Start or Pause playing. Press Up navigation key to select previous track. Press Down navigation key to select next track. Press side volume key to adjust volume. Press right soft key to return to the previous menu.
  • Page 15 Select the desired option and press confirm key to confirm. Note: • The insecurity audio, video files and pictures are not recommended to save to your phone. FM radio Lear about listening to radio programs by using a FM radio, please insert the earphone first.
  • Page 16: Dual Sim Settings

    Note: • All the photos taken are saved to My files>Phone or Memory card>Photos. Options Press LOptions in camera mode: Switch to video recorder: Switch to the video recorder. Photos: Use navigation keys to select a photo, press L Options rotate view picture, use as wallpaper, send picture as multimedia message/via bluetooth, view image information.
  • Page 17: Phone Settings

    Phone settings Function Definition Time and date Set the clock of the phone. Schedule Set time for the phone to be switched on/off power on/off automatically. Language Select a language for your phone. Pref.input Set the preferred inputing method. method Display Set the wallpaper and whether to show date and time.
  • Page 18: Restore Settings

    Restore settings Restore your phone settings to the default values.You need to enter your phone lock password(1122 by default).
  • Page 19: 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 20 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). Hearing Protection When listening to music, adjust the volume to a moderate level.
  • Page 21: Troubleshooting

    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 22: Trademark Declaration

    Bluetooth™ is a trade-mark owned by telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson, Sweden and licensed to Philips. Philips PHILIPS and PHILIPS’ Shield Emblem are registered trademarks of Koninklijke Philips N.V. manufactured by Shenzhen Sang Fei Consumer Communications Co., Ltd. Under license from Koninklijke Philips N.V..
  • Page 23: Limited Warranty

    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 E170 model phone when tested for compliance against the standard was 1.774 W/kg for ICNIRP recommendation.
  • Page 24 Decl aration of Conformity Shenzhen Sang Fei Consumer Communications Co., Ltd. 11 Science and Technology Road, Shenzhen Hi-tech Industrial Park, Nanshan District, Shenzhen 518057 P.R.China declare under our sole responsibility that the product Philips Xenium E170 Philips GSM/GPRS 900/1800 MHz...
  • Page 25 TAC number: 86892202 to which this declaration relates, is in conformity with the following Standards: SAFETY : EN 60950-1:2006/A11:2009/A1:2010+A12:2011+A2:2013, EN 50332-2:2003 HEALTH: EN 62209-1:2006, EN 62209-2:2010 EN 50566:2013/AC:2014, EN 62479:2010 EN 50360:2001/A1:2012 EMC: EN 301 489-1 v1.9.2, EN 301 489-7 v1.3.1, EN 301 489-17 v2.2.1 EN 300 328 v1.9.1 EN 301 511 v9.0.2 We hereby declare that (all essential radio test suites have been carried out and that) the above...
  • Page 26: 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 •...