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  • Page 1 Acer beTouch E120 User Guide...
  • Page 2 © 2010 All Rights Reserved Acer beTouch E120 Smartphone User Guide Original issue: 06/2010 Acer beTouch E120 Smartphone Model number: __________________________________ Serial number: ___________________________________ Date of purchase: ________________________________ Place of purchase: ________________________________...
  • Page 3: End User Licence Agreement

    Sublicense or otherwise make the Software available to third parties, except that you may, after prior written notification to Acer, transfer the Software as a whole to a third party so long as you do not retain any copies of the Software and such third party accepts the terms of this Agreement.
  • Page 4 Furthermore, you may not use the Third Party Software in any manner that could interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Third Party Services, or the services and products of Acer's licensors' or suppliers' third party licensors.
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

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  • Page 6 FM radio ........... . 33 Multimedia playback .
  • Page 7: Features And Functions

    To register your Acer product, please visit Click Product Registration and follow the simple instructions. You can also register directly from your smartphone by tapping Acer Registration. After we receive your product registration, you will be sent a confirmation email with important data that you should keep in a safe place.
  • Page 8: Unpacking Your Smartphone

    Your new smartphone comes packed in a protective box. Carefully unpack the box and remove the contents. If any of the following items is missing or damaged, contact your dealer immediately: • Acer beTouch E120 Smartphone • Battery • Quick Guide •...
  • Page 9 Item Description Home button Return to the Home screen; press and hold to view recently-used applications, tap an icon to open the associated program. Search button Open the Google search function. Call button Activate phone/dial/view recently dialed numbers/ answer a call. Navigation buttons 4-way navigation control to move the cursor.
  • Page 10: Installing Or Removing The Battery

    Installing or removing the battery Your smartphone uses a replaceable battery to provide power. It is packed separately from your smartphone and needs to be inserted and charged before you can use the smartphone. Installing the battery Insert your fingernail into the cutout between the battery cover and the phone.
  • Page 11: Installing A Sim And Microsd Card

    Installing a SIM and microSD Card To take full advantage of your smartphone’s telephony capabilities, you must install a SIM card. The SIM card holder is located at the bottom of the battery bay. Additionally, you may wish to increase your smartphone’s storage by inserting a microSD Card into the slot provided.
  • Page 12: Using Your Smartphone

    Chapter 2: Using your Smartphone Turning on for the first time To turn on your smartphone for the first time, press and hold the power button until the screen turns on. You will then be asked to configure some settings before you can use your smartphone.
  • Page 13: The Onscreen Keyboard

    The onscreen keyboard When you tap a text box to enter text, the onscreen keyboard will automatically display. The Home screen After rebooting, your smartphone will display the Home screen. This screen gives you quick, icon-based access to many of the frequently-used features of your smartphone.
  • Page 14 Notification area The Notification area is at the top of the screen. This area contains a variety of icons to inform you of your phone’s status. The left side of the Notification area displays event icons that indicate a new event (such as a new message).
  • Page 15 Adding or removing icons You can set icons for installed applications on the Home screen. Tap and hold an icon in the Applications tab to copy it to the Home screen. To remove an icon from the Home screen, tap and drag the icon from the Home screen to the trash tab that appears at the bottom of the screen.
  • Page 16: Managing Contacts

    Chapter 3: Managing contacts Managing your contacts Your smartphone features an address book that allows you to save contacts to either the internal memory or onto your SIM card. Tap Contacts from the Home screen or the Contacts tab from the Dialer to view your contacts.
  • Page 17: Making Calls

    Chapter 4: Making Calls This chapter shows you how to make phone calls, and the various options available to you during your call. Before making a call Check that the phone function is on before you make a call. You can confirm the phone status from the icon on the right-hand side of the Notification area.
  • Page 18: The Voice Call Screen

    Making a call to one of your contacts 1. Tap the Contacts tab in the dialer or Contacts from the Home screen to view your contacts. 2. Tap a contact. A dialog will open, asking if you want to Call the contact or send the contact an SMS.
  • Page 19 Saving a dialed number to contacts You can save a number you have dialed to your contacts for future use. 1. Select the number from the Call log tab, and tap Add to contacts. 2. Tap Create new contact and select how to complete the action. Please refer to “Adding a contact“...
  • Page 20: Creating A New Message

    Chapter 5: Messaging This chapter shows you how to set up and use the SMS and MMS functions of your smartphone. All SMS and MMS messages are accessed via Messaging. Messaging automatically arranges received and sent messages into threads. To access Messaging tap Messaging on the Home screen. Creating a new message You can use your phone to compose SMS or MMS messages.
  • Page 21: Replying To A Message

    Replying to a message When a new text message arrives a message icon appears in the Notification area and the message icon on the top of the phone lights up. Tap Messaging on the Home screen to view the message list or expand the Notification area to see a summary of the message.
  • Page 22 Receiving MMS messages When a new MMS message arrives, a message icon appears at the top of the screen and a notification message is displayed. 1. Open Messaging to view a summary of the message. 2. Tap Download to download the message content. Note: Downloads can take a long time, depending on your connection quality.
  • Page 23: Going Online

    Chapter 6: Going online Browsing the Internet In order to browse the Internet with your smartphone, you must be connected to a data or wireless network. Using the browser Tap Browser on the Home screen to start browsing. To open a new website, tap the address box at the top of the page.
  • Page 24: Online Applications

    Online applications Your smartphone has a variety of applications installed on it from the factory. Note: Applications installed may vary according to your region. These applications may include: • Facebook: View your Facebook profile and keep up-to-date with friends. • Maps:Get easy-to-follow directions using Google Maps. •...
  • Page 25: Using The Camera

    Chapter 7: Using the Camera Your smartphone features a 3-megapixel digital camera mounted on the rear. This section will take you through all the steps in taking photos and videos with your smartphone. Note: You need to have a microSD Card inserted into the microSD Card slot before using the camera.
  • Page 26: Taking A Photo

    Camera settings menu Tap the Menu button to open the Camera settings menu. • Store location picture • Jpeg quality • Prompt after capture • Grid • Enable shutter sound • Antibanding • Resolution • White balance / lighting • Select effect •...
  • Page 27: Advanced Settings

    2. Tap Airplane mode to switch it ON or OFF. Acer Settings Acer Settings is a convenient all-in-one place for you to adjust commonly-used settings on your phone. Open the Applications tab and tap Acer Settings. From this screen you can turn Bluetooth on or off or adjust...
  • Page 28: Activating Or Deactivating Connections

    Activating or deactivating connections Open the Applications tab and tap Settings > Wireless controls to manage your connection settings. Each connection icon will be highlighted when turned on. Phone network settings Tap Mobile networks to adust your network settings. You can turn data connection on or off when roaming, restrict the connection to 2G networks only, specify a network operator and define access point names.
  • Page 29: Phone Settings

    Item Description Brightness Adjust screen brightness. Screen timeout Set a delay before the screen will be turned off. Notification LED Turns notification LED indicators on or off. Selecting a network Your phone wil automatically detect your carrier/network settings when you insert a new SIM card.
  • Page 30: Urfooz

    You can also view and modify these settings manually through the Phone Settings screen. Open the Applications tab and tap Settings > Call settings. urFooz urFooz is your portable profile that lives where you live. • Fooz Creator lets you create a Fooz avatar, which is your virtual look-a-like. •...
  • Page 31: Connecting To A Pc

    Select Switch Avatar to change your default avatar, modify existing avatars, or create a new avatar. Sharing your Fooz card and avatar urFooz lets you share your Fooz card with friends by posting it to your social networks, blogs, and websites;...
  • Page 32: Managing Your Calendar

    Managing your calendar The Calendar allows you to keep track of your events and tasks. You can access it by tapping Calendar on the home screen or in the Applications tab. The Calendar offers a variety of viewing modes and settings to manage your events. Tap Menu and you will see the following options: •...
  • Page 33: Fm Radio

    FM radio The FM radio allows you to listen to your favorite stations while on the move. Headphones must be inserted to the 3.5 mm jack as it functions as an antenna. You can access the radio by tapping Radio from the Applications tab. Once the application is open, turn the radio on by tapping Menu and Turn on.
  • Page 34 Spinlets Spinlets gives you access to your favorite music, movie and television content. Get your favorite music, photos and videos from your mobile phone and share your favorite Spinlets on social networks, websites and more. Note: Some contents may not be available in some countries. Launching Spinlets To launch the Spinlets application, tap Spinlets in the applications tab.
  • Page 35 Exploring Spinlets widgets When you select an album, you will see a Spinlet. To play the featured song, select the red Play button. To play selected songs, select the Music tab and choose which songs you would like to play. To view artist photos, select the Photos tab.
  • Page 36: Resetting Your Smartphone

    Setting alarms There are three predefined alarms on your phone by default. To edit alarm settings, tap Alarm Clock in the Applications tab. You may: • Turn the alarm on or off. • Set the alarm time. • Set a ringtone. •...
  • Page 37 Clean boot A clean boot will restore your smartphone to the factory settings. Warning! You should only perform a clean boot when all other options have failed to restore your smartphone to an operational state. Warning! This will erase all your personal information, any contacts stored on your phone and any programs you installed.
  • Page 38: Accessories And Tips

    Connect your smartphone to a PC via USB, and do the following steps: 1. Install Acer PC Suite on your PC or notebook. 2. After the installation is complete, click Start > All Programs > Acer > Acer PC Suite > Acer PC Suite to launch the application.
  • Page 39: Inserting A Microsd Card

    Note: If the connection fails, restart and reconnect your smartphone to your PC, and then repeat the installation. Note: Updates are available at the Acer website. Visit Creating a new access point When you need to add another GPRS/3G/EDGE connection on your phone, obtain the access point name and settings (including username and password if required) from your wireless service provider.
  • Page 40: Appendix

    It is also normal for the phone to heat up during long periods of use, such as watching a video or a long phone conversation. All Acer phones are factory tested before release. Other sources of help For information on:...
  • Page 41: Aux Adb

    1. Set up the network configuration for the USB Ethernet device: • IP address: • Subnet mask: 255:255:255:0 2. Add ADBHOST to the PC environment variable. • Variable name: ADBHOST • Variable value: 3. Connect the smartphone via USB to the PC. Execute the following commands before running adb.
  • Page 42 When the talk and standby times are noticeably shorter than normal, buy a new battery. Use only Acer approved batteries, and recharge your battery only with Acer approved chargers designated for this device.
  • Page 43 Remember to follow any special regulations in force in any area, and always switch off your device when its use is prohibited or when it may cause interference or danger. Use the device only in its normal operating positions. Do not cover the antenna with metal and you should position the device at the above-stated distance from your body.
  • Page 44: Emergency Calls

    To minimize pollution and ensure utmost protection of the global environment, please recycle. For more information on the Waste from Electrical and Electronics Equipment (WEEE) regulations, visit Mercury advisory For projectors or electronic products containing an LCD/CRT monitor or display: Lamp(s) inside this product contain mercury and must be recycled or disposed of according to local, state or federal laws.
  • Page 45 3. DO be careful not to drop your smartphone or subject it to any strong impact. Do not place your smartphone in your back pocket. 4. DO NOT expose your smartphone to extreme temperatures. For example, do not leave your smartphone on the dashboard of a car on a hot day or when temperatures are below freezing point.
  • Page 46: Specifications

    Specifications Performance • ST Ericsson PNX6715, 416 MHz • System memory: • 256 MB of SDRAM • 512 MB of Flash ROM • Google Android operating system Display • 2.8” TFT-LCD resistive touchscreen • 320 x 240 resolution • 65K colors support Multimedia •...
  • Page 47 • Built-in GPS • Supports AGPS Battery • High density, rechargeable 1500 mAh Lithium-Ion battery (replaceable) Note: Length of battery operation will depend on power consumption which is based on system resource use. For example, constantly using the backlight or using power- demanding applications will shorten battery life between charges.
  • Page 48: Regulatory Information

    Regulatory information Compliant with Russian regulatory certification RoHS compliance This product is in compliance with Directive 2002/95/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 January 2003, on the restriction of the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment (RoHS) and its amendments. LCD pixel statement The LCD unit is produced with high-precision manufacturing techniques.
  • Page 49 • 10 mW for the entire 2.4 GHz band (2400 MHz - 2483.5 MHz) • 100 mW for frequencies between 2446.5 MHz and 2483.5 MHz Note: Channels 10 through 13 inclusive operate in the band 2446.6 MHz to 2483.5 MHz. There are few possibilities for outdoor use: On private property or on the private property of public persons, use is subject to a preliminary authorization procedure by the Ministry of Defense, with maximum authorized power of 100 mW in the 2446.5 - 2483.5...
  • Page 50 FCC regulations This mobile phone complies with part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired operation.
  • Page 51 Important: Body-worn measurements differ among phone models, depending upon available enhancements and FCC requirements. While there may be differences between the SAR levels of various phones and at various positions, they all meet the government requirements. The FCC has granted an Equipment Authorization for this model phone with all reported SAR levels evaluated as in compliance with the FCC RF exposure guidelines.
  • Page 52 similar to those of phones. Ask your hearing health-care professional for the rating of your hearing aid. Hearing devices may also be measured for immunity to this type of interference. Your hearing device manufacturer or hearing health professional may help you find results for your hearing device.
  • Page 53 The unit of measurement for the European Council's recommended limit for mobile telephones is the "Specific Absorption Rate" (SAR). This SAR limit is 2.0 W/kg, averaged over 10 g of body tissue. It meets the requirements of the International Commission on Non-Ionizing Radiation Protection (ICNIRP) and was included in the European Standard EN 50360 for mobile radio devices.
  • Page 54 Acer Incorporated Date: June 15, 2010 Declaration of Conformity We, Acer Incorporated, of 8F., No. 88, Sec. 1, Hsin Tai Wu Rd. Hsichih Taipei Hsien 221, Taiwan Declare under sole responsibility that the product: Model: E120 Description: Smart HandHeld To which this declaration relates, is in conformity with the following standards and/ or other normative documents: zEN 301 511 V9.0.2...
  • Page 55 GPS tracker ..........32 battery charging ..........10 help information ........47 sources ..........40 Bluetooth connections ........29 international numbers ......18 headset ..........38 LED indicators .......... 9 call history ..........17 calls managing your calendar ....... 32 MMS messages ........21 answering ..........18 ending ..........18 onscreen options .......18 onscreen keyboard ........

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