Shows the received signal strength. The
greater the number of bars, the better the
Appears when you are connected to the
Appears when a call is in progress.
Appears when you are out of your home
area and have logged on a different
network; for example, when travelling on
Appears when you set an alarm to ring at
a specified time.
Appears when you are entering text to
indicate the current text input mode.
Appears when a new text message has
Appears when a new voice mail message
has been received.
Appears when the IrDA port is active. For
details, see page 81.
Appears when the mute mode is active.
Appears when the silent mode is active or
you set the Alert Type menu option
(Menu 3.4), so that the phone vibrates
when you receive a call. For further
details, see page 28 and page 77
Shows the level of your battery. the more
bars you see, the more power you have
A backlight illuminates the display and the keypad.
When you press any key or open the folder, the
backlight turns on. It turns off if no key is pressed
within a given period of time, depending on the
Back Light menu option. After one minute, the
display turns off to conserve your battery power.
To specify the length of time the backlight is active,
set the Back Light menu option (Menu 4.7.2).
See page 87 for further details.
You can also set the phone to use the backlight only
during a specified period of time, in the Auto Light
menu option (Menu 4.7.3). See page 88 for
Your phone has an external display on the cover. It
indicates when you have an incoming call or a
message. It also alerts you at the specified time
when you set an alarm by turning on its backlight
and showing corresponding icon on it.
When you close the folder, the display turns off so
that you can use it as a mirror. If you want to turn
the display on, press and hold the
the side of the phone.
The display automatically turns on when a call
comes in or you open the folder.