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Nokia 3.1
User Guide
Issue 2019-09-17 en-BH


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  • Page 1 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Issue 2019-09-17 en-BH...
  • Page 2: About This User Guide

    Important: For important information on the safe use of your device and battery, read “For your safety” and “Product Safety” info in the printed user guide, or at before you take the device into use. To find out how to get started with your new device, read the printed user guide.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Table of Contents 1 About this user guide 2 Get started Keep your phone up to date ........
  • Page 4 Nokia 3.1 User Guide 5 Camera Camera basics ......... .
  • Page 5 Nokia 3.1 User Guide 12 Protect your phone Protect your phone with a screen lock ......
  • Page 6: Get Started

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 2 Get started KEEP YOUR PHONE UP TO DATE Your phone software Keep your phone up to date and accept available software updates to get new and enhanced features for your phone. Updating the software may also improve your phone’s performance.
  • Page 7: Insert Or Remove The Sim And Memory Card

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 9. Power/Lock key 11. Microphone 12. Loudspeaker 10. USB connector Some of the accessories mentioned in this user guide, such as charger, headset, or data cable, may be sold separately. Parts and connectors, magnetism Do not connect to products that create an output signal, as this may damage the device. Do not connect any voltage source to the audio connector.
  • Page 8: Switch On And Set Up Your Phone

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Use only compatible memory cards approved for use with this device. Incompatible cards may damage the card and the device and corrupt data stored on the card. Remove SIM and memory card 1. Open the SIM card tray: push the tray 3.
  • Page 9: Dual Sim Settings

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Restore app settings from your previous Android™ phone If your previous phone was an Android, and back up to Google account is enabled on it, you can restore your app settings and Wi-Fi passwords. 1. Tap Settings > System > Backup .
  • Page 10: Lock Or Unlock Your Phone

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide LOCK OR UNLOCK YOUR PHONE Lock your phone If you want to avoid accidentally making a call when your phone is in your pocket or bag, you can lock your keys and screen. To lock your keys and screen, press the power key.
  • Page 11 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Swipe Place your finger on the screen, and slide your finger in the direction you want. Scroll through a long list or menu Slide your finger quickly in a flicking motion up or down the screen, and lift your finger. To stop the scrolling, tap the screen.
  • Page 12 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Zoom in or out Place 2 fingers on an item, such as a map, photo, or web page, and slide your fingers apart or together. Lock the screen orientation The screen rotates automatically when you turn the phone 90 degrees.
  • Page 13: Charge Your Phone

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide CHARGE YOUR PHONE Charge the battery 1. Plug a compatible charger into a wall outlet. 2. Connect the cable to your phone. Your phone supports the USB micro-B cable. You can also charge your phone from a computer with a USB cable, but it may take a longer time.
  • Page 14: Basics

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 3 Basics PERSONALIZE YOUR PHONE Learn how to personalize the home screen and how to change ringtones. Change your wallpaper Tap Settings > Display > Wallpaper . Change your phone ringtone 1. Tap Settings > Sound .
  • Page 15: Control Volume

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Use the notification panel When you receive new notifications, such as messages or missed calls, indicator icons appear on the status bar at the top of the screen. To see more information about the notifications, drag the status bar down. To close the view, swipe up on the screen.
  • Page 16: Screenshots

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Do not connect to products that create an output signal, as this may damage the device. Do not connect any voltage source to the audio connector. If you connect an external device or headset, other than those approved for use with this device, to the audio connector, pay special attention to volume levels.
  • Page 17: Save On Data Roaming Costs

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Other sounds and vibrations , select which 8. Switch on the power saver: tap Settings sounds to keep. > Battery > Battery saver , and switch to On . 3. Use wired headphones, rather than the loudspeaker.
  • Page 18: Write Text

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Close the mobile data connection Swipe down from the top of the screen, tap � Mobile data and switch Mobile data off. Tip: To follow your data usage, tap Settings > Network & Internet > Data usage .
  • Page 19 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Copy or paste text Tap and hold a word, drag the markers before and after the word to highlight the section you want to copy, and tap COPY . To paste the text, tap where you want to paste the text and select PASTE .
  • Page 20: Date And Time

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide DATE AND TIME Keep track of time – learn how to use your phone as a clock, as well as an alarm clock, and how to keep your appointments, tasks, and schedules up to date. Set date and time Tap Settings >...
  • Page 21: Calculator

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Set an alarm You can use your phone as an alarm clock. 1. Tap Clock > � ALARM . 2. To add an alarm, tap �. 3. To modify an alarm, tap it. To set the alarm to repeat on specific dates, check Repeat and highlight the days of the week.
  • Page 22 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Increase or decrease the font size Do you want to have larger fonts on your phone? 1. Tap Settings > Accessibility . 2. Tap Font size . To increase or decrease the font size, drag the font size level slider.
  • Page 23: Connect With Your Friends And Family

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 4 Connect with your friends and family CALLS Make a call 1. Tap �. 2. Type in a number, or tap � and select a contact you want to call. 3. Tap �. If you have a second SIM inserted, tap the corresponding icon to make a call from a specific SIM.
  • Page 24: Send And Receive Messages

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Add a contact 1. Tap Contacts > �. 2. Fill out the information. 3. Tap Save . Edit a contact 1. Tap Contacts and tap the contact you want to edit. 2. Tap �. 3. Edit the information.
  • Page 25: Mail

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Read a message 1. Tap Messages . 2. Tap the message you want to read. You can also read a message from the notification panel. Slide down from the top of the screen and tap the message.
  • Page 26: Get Social

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Read and reply to mail 1. Tap Gmail . 2. Tap the message you want to read. 3. To reply the message, tap �, or tap � > Reply all . Delete mail 1. Tap Gmail .
  • Page 27: Camera

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 5 Camera CAMERA BASICS Why carry a separate camera if your phone has all you need for capturing memories? With your phone’s camera, you can easily take photos or record videos. Take a photo Shoot sharp and vibrant photos – capture the best moments in your photo album.
  • Page 28: Your Photos And Videos

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide YOUR PHOTOS AND VIDEOS View photos and videos on your phone Want to relive those important moments? View photos and videos on your phone. Tap Photos . Copy your photos and videos to your computer Do you want to view your photos or videos on a larger screen? Move them to your computer.
  • Page 29: Internet And Connections

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 6 Internet and connections ACTIVATE WI-FI Using a Wi-Fi connection is generally faster and less expensive than using a mobile data connection. If both Wi-Fi and mobile data connections are available, your phone uses the Wi- Fi connection.
  • Page 30 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Start browsing No need for a computer – you can easily browse the internet on your phone. Catch up on the news, and visit your favorite websites. You can use the browser on your phone to view web pages on the internet.
  • Page 31: Close A Connection

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Search the web Explore the web and the outside world with Google search. You can use the keyboard to write your search words. In Chrome, 1. Tap the search bar. 2. Write your search word in the search box.
  • Page 32: Bluetooth

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Turn on airplane mode 1. Tap Settings > Network & Internet . 2. Switch on Airplane mode . Airplane mode closes connections to the mobile network and switches your device’s wireless features off. Comply with the instructions and safety requirements given by, for example, an airline, and any applicable laws and regulations.
  • Page 33 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Remove a pairing If you no longer have the device with which you paired your phone, you can remove the pairing. 1. Tap Settings > Connected devices > Bluetooth . 2. Tap � next to a device name.
  • Page 34: Nfc

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Explore the world around you. If your phone model supports Near Field Communication (NFC), you can tap accessories to connect to them, and tap tags to call someone or open a website. Get started with NFC Switch on the NFC features in your phone, and start tapping to share stuff or connect to devices.
  • Page 35: Vpn

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Disconnect the connected accessory If you don’t need to be connected to the accessory anymore, you can disconnect the accessory. Tap the NFC area of the accessory again. For more info, see the accessory’s user guide.
  • Page 36: Music And Videos

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 7 Music and videos MUSIC Listen to your favorite music wherever you are. Play music 1. Tap Play Music > � > Music library . 2. Tap the artist, album, song, genre, or playlist you want to play.
  • Page 37: Fm Radio

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Play a video Tap Photos and tap the video you want to play. Tip: To pause playback, tap �. To resume, tap �. Fast forward or rewind a video To fast forward or rewind a video, drag the slider at the bottom of the screen right or left.
  • Page 38 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Remove a station from favorites Tap � when listening to a station. Tip: To listen to a radio station using the phone’s speakers, tap � Speaker on . Keep the headset connected. The headset may be sold separately.
  • Page 39: Organize Your Day

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 8 Organize your day CALENDAR Keep track of time – learn how to keep your appointments, tasks, and schedules up to date. Manage calendars Tap Calendar > �, and select what type of calendar you want to see.
  • Page 40 Nokia 3.1 User Guide 1. Tap Keep > Take a note . 2. Write a note. Your notes are automatically saved. © 2019 HMD Global Oy. All rights reserved.
  • Page 41: Maps

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 9 Maps FIND PLACES AND GET DIRECTIONS Find a spot Google Maps helps you find specific locations and businesses. 1. Tap Maps . 2. Write search words, such as a street address or place name, in the search bar.
  • Page 42: Download And Update Maps

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide DOWNLOAD AND UPDATE MAPS Download a map Save new maps to your phone before a journey, so you can browse the maps without an internet connection when traveling. 1. Tap Maps > � > Offline maps > SELECT YOUR OWN MAP .
  • Page 43 Nokia 3.1 User Guide info related to positioning methods, see the HMD Global Privacy Policy, available at Some satellite positioning systems may require transferring small amounts of data over the mobile network. If you want to avoid data costs, for example when traveling, you can switch the mobile data connection off in your phone settings.
  • Page 44: Apps And Services

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 10 Apps and services GOOGLE PLAY Your Android phone can live up to its full potential with Google Play – apps, music, movies and books are all readily available for your entertainment. All you need is a Google account.
  • Page 45 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Get music, movies, or books with Google Play With Google Play, you can gain access to songs, movies, and books. Tap Music , Movies , or Books to learn more. You need to have a Google account added to your phone to use Google Play services. Charges may apply to some of the content available in Google Play.
  • Page 46: Software Updates And Backups

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 11 Software updates and backups UPDATE YOUR PHONE SOFTWARE Stay in step with the beat – update your phone software and apps wirelessly to get new and enhanced features for your phone. Updating the software may also improve your phone performance.
  • Page 47: Storage

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Reset your phone 1. Tap Settings > System > Reset options > Erase all data (factory reset) . 2. Follow the instructions shown on your phone. STORAGE To check how much memory you have available, tap Settings > Storage .
  • Page 48 Nokia 3.1 User Guide Remove downloaded apps Tap Play Store > � > My apps & games , choose an app you want to remove, and tap UNINSTALL . Disable an app You can’t delete some apps that were pre-installed on your device. But you can disable them and they will be hidden from the list of apps on your device.
  • Page 49: Protect Your Phone

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 12 Protect your phone PROTECT YOUR PHONE WITH A SCREEN LOCK You can set your phone to require authentication when unlocking the screen. Set a screen lock 1. Tap Settings > Security & location > Screen lock .
  • Page 50 Nokia 3.1 User Guide PUK or PUK2 codes PUK or PUK2 codes are required to unblock a PIN or PIN2 code. If the codes are not supplied with your SIM card, contact your network service provider. Lock code Also known as security code or password.
  • Page 51 Nokia 3.1 User Guide 1. Open on a computer, tablet or phone connected to the internet and sign in to your Google Account. 2. If you have more than one phone, click the lost phone at the top of the screen.
  • Page 52: Product And Safety Information

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide 13 Product and safety information FOR YOUR SAFETY Read these simple guidelines. Not following them may be dangerous or against local laws and regulations. For further info, read the complete user guide. SWITCH OFF IN RESTRICTED AREAS...
  • Page 53 Nokia 3.1 User Guide AUTHORIZED SERVICE Only authorized personnel may install or repair this product. BATTERIES, CHARGERS, AND OTHER ACCESSORIES Use only batteries, chargers, and other accessories approved by HMD Global Oy for use with this device. Do not connect incompatible products.
  • Page 54: Network Services And Costs

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide The device and/or its screen is made of glass. This glass can break if the device is dropped on a hard surface or receives a substantial impact. If the glass breaks, do not touch the glass parts of the device or attempt to remove the broken glass from the device.
  • Page 55: Emergency Calls

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide Important: 4G/LTE might not be supported by your network service provider or by the service provider you are using when traveling. In these cases, you may not be able to make or receive calls, send or receive messages or use mobile data connections. To make sure your device works seamlessly when full 4G/LTE service is not available, it is recommended that you change the highest connection speed from 4G to 3G.
  • Page 56: Recycle

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide • Keep the device dry. Precipitation, • Unauthorized modifications may damage humidity, and all types of liquids or the device and violate regulations moisture can contain minerals that governing radio devices. corrode electronic circuits. • Do not drop, knock, or shake the device or the battery.
  • Page 57: Crossed-Out Wheelie Bin Symbol

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide CROSSED-OUT WHEELIE BIN SYMBOL Crossed-out wheelie bin symbol The crossed-out wheelie bin symbol on your product, battery, literature, or packaging reminds you that all electrical and electronic products and batteries must be taken to separate collection at the end of their working life. Do not dispose of these products as unsorted municipal waste: take them for recycling.
  • Page 58: Small Children

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide hot or cold battery may not work temporarily. Note that the battery may drain quickly in cold temperatures and lose enough power to switch off the phone within minutes. When you are outdoors in cold temperatures, keep your phone warm.
  • Page 59: Hearing

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide • Always keep the wireless device more opposite the medical device. than 15.3 centimeters (6 inches) from the • Switch the wireless device off if there is medical device. any reason to suspect that interference is taking place.
  • Page 60: Potentially Explosive Environments

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide is mounted and operating properly. Do not store or carry flammable or explosive materials in the same compartment as the device, its parts, or accessories. Do not place your device or accessories in the air bag deployment area.
  • Page 61: About Digital Rights Management

    Nokia 3.1 User Guide For more info, go to Note that mobile devices may be transmitting even if you are not making a voice call. The World Health Organization (WHO) has stated that current scientific information does not indicate the need for any special precautions when using mobile devices. If you are interested in reducing your exposure, they recommend you limit your usage or use a hands-free kit to keep the device away from your head and body.
  • Page 62 HMD Global Privacy Policy, available at, applies to your use of the device. HMD Global Oy is the exclusive licensee of the Nokia brand for phones & tablets. Nokia is a registered trademark of Nokia Corporation. Google, Android and other marks are trademarks of Google LLC.

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