Audiovox CDM-8610 User guide

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USER GUIDE
WELCOME
Thank you for choosing the CDM-8610, our new model,
developed by top researchers to support the CDMA2000 1X
system through Qualcomm-manufactured MSM6050 chips
and CDMA technologies. This product allows for a GUI
animation menu.
Among its many advanced features, the T9 input mode
makes it much easier to enter letters, with proven
technologies including:
Full graphic display of 9 text input lines and 1 icon line
with variable font size.
Easy to enter letters through the T9 text input mode.
GUI & Animation display compliant with CDMA2000 1X.
Full graphic main display - 65K color.
Navigation key and 25 keys aligned for more convenience.
Advanced 2-way speakerphone.
Text messaging and call waiting.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION
This CDM-8610 user guide contains very important
information about how to handle and use the product.
So please read this manual thoroughly, pay attention to the
warranty on the back page and be alert to the exclusions
and limitations of your warranty, which are related with the
unauthorized use of components.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
CHAPTER 1. BEFORE USING YOUR PHONE .................................5
INSIDE THE PACKAGE .....................................................................................6
HANDSET DESCRIPTION.................................................................................7
THE FUNCTION KEYS.............................................................................................8
DISPLAY INDICATORS ...........................................................................................9
Chapter 1
BATTERY USAGE...........................................................................................10
BATTERY INSTALLATION ....................................................................................10
BATTERY REMOVAL.............................................................................................10
BATTERY CHARGING ...........................................................................................11
POWER CONNECTION ......................................................................................11
BATTERY TALK TIMES .......................................................................................11
BATTERY STANDBY TIMES ...............................................................................11
BATTERY HANDLING INFORMATION..........................................................12
DOs.........................................................................................................................12
DON’Ts...................................................................................................................12
CHAPTER 2. BASIC OPERATION ..................................................13
TURNING THE PHONE ON / OFF ..................................................................14
TURNING THE PHONE ON...................................................................................14
TURNING THE PHONE OFF..................................................................................14
YOUR VIRGIN MOBILE ACCOUNT ......................................................................14
ACCESSING THE MAIN MENU .....................................................................15
MENU SUMMARY .........................................................................................16
BASIC FUNCTIONS ........................................................................................19
MAKING A CALL ...................................................................................................19
SPEAKERPHONE...................................................................................................20
PAUSE FEATURE ..................................................................................................20
ANSWERING A CALL............................................................................................21
CALLER ID FUNCTION..........................................................................................21
CALL WAITING FUNCTION ..................................................................................21
ADJUSTING VOLUME ..........................................................................................22
SILENCER MODE ..................................................................................................22
LOCK ......................................................................................................................22
Chapter 2
DURING A CALL .............................................................................................23
MUTE(UNMUTE)...................................................................................................23
MESSAGING .........................................................................................................23
MY PHONE # .........................................................................................................23
MAKING AN EMERGENCY CALL..................................................................24
911 IN LOCK MODE ..............................................................................................24
911 USING ANY AVAILABLE SYSTEM ...............................................................24
CHAPTER 3. MEMORY FUNCTION...............................................25
STORING A PHONE NUMBER ......................................................................26
ENTERING LETTERS, NUMBERS & SYMBOLS ...........................................27
Chapter 3
STANDARD INPUT MODE....................................................................................28
T9 INPUT MODE....................................................................................................29
NUMERIC MODE...................................................................................................30
SYMBOL MODE ....................................................................................................30
MAKING A CALL THROUGH THE PHONE BOOK ........................................31
SPEED DIALING ....................................................................................................31
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CHAPTER 4. MENU FUNCTION ....................................................33
VIRGIN MOBILE ACCOUNT...........................................................................34
CHECKING YOUR ACCOUNT BALANCE.............................................................34
TOP-UP YOUR ACCOUNT ....................................................................................34
VIRGIN ALERTS..............................................................................................35
TO VIEW A STORED VIRGIN ALERT....................................................................35
RECENT CALLS ..............................................................................................36
ALL CALLS.............................................................................................................36
MISSED CALLS .....................................................................................................37
INCOMING CALLS ................................................................................................38
OUTGOING CALLS ...............................................................................................39
CONTACTS .....................................................................................................40
FIND BY NAME......................................................................................................40
FIND BY NUMBER.................................................................................................41
ADD NEW ..............................................................................................................42
GROUP...................................................................................................................42
ADD NEW GROUP .............................................................................................42
CHANGE GROUP NAME ....................................................................................43
ERASE GROUP ...................................................................................................43
SPEED DIAL.................................................................................................44
MSG.GROUP .........................................................................................................44
ADD NEW MSG. GROUP ...................................................................................44
CHANGE MSG. GROUP NAME..........................................................................45
SEND TEXT GROUP ...........................................................................................45
ERASE GROUP ...................................................................................................45
MY PHONE # .........................................................................................................46
Chapter 4
TOOLS.............................................................................................................47
ALARM...................................................................................................................47
SCHEDULER ..........................................................................................................49
ADD EVENT ........................................................................................................49
VIEW EVENT LIST...............................................................................................50
CALCULATOR........................................................................................................51
STOPWATCH.........................................................................................................52
WORLD CLOCK .....................................................................................................52
SETTINGS .......................................................................................................53
SOUNDS ................................................................................................................53
RINGTONES........................................................................................................53
MESSAGES.........................................................................................................53
VOICEMAIL.........................................................................................................54
VOLUME.............................................................................................................54
TONE LENGTH ...................................................................................................56
SILENCER MODE ...............................................................................................56
DISPLAY.................................................................................................................57
MENU STYLE......................................................................................................57
GRAPHICS ..........................................................................................................57
SUB SCREEN......................................................................................................58
GREETING MESSAGE ........................................................................................58
CONTRAST .........................................................................................................59
BACKLIGHT ........................................................................................................59
CALL OPTIONS......................................................................................................60
CALL ANSWER...................................................................................................60
ACTIVE FLIP........................................................................................................60
AUTO ANSWER..................................................................................................61
AUTO RETRY ......................................................................................................61
LOCATION ..........................................................................................................62
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SECURITY ..............................................................................................................63
PHONE LOCK .....................................................................................................63
RESTRICT ...........................................................................................................63
CHANGE CODE ..................................................................................................65
SPECIAL NUMBERS...........................................................................................65
ERASE ALL .........................................................................................................66
RESET TO DEFAULT SETTINGS.........................................................................66
PHONE INFO..........................................................................................................67
S/W VERSION.....................................................................................................67
H/W VERSION ....................................................................................................67
Chapter 4
CHAPTER 5. GAMES......................................................................69
GAMES............................................................................................................70
BLACKJACK...........................................................................................................70
ORGANIZATION OF THE MENU ........................................................................70
DIRECTION OF ACTION .....................................................................................71
MAGIC HEXA.........................................................................................................72
DIRECTION .........................................................................................................72
CHARACTERS.....................................................................................................72
OBSTRUCTION BLOCK ......................................................................................72
Chapter 5
CHAPTER 6. VOICEMAIL AND TEXT MESSAGING.....................73
WHEN A NEW MESSAGE ARRIVES .............................................................74
VOICEMAIL .....................................................................................................74
SEND TEXT MSG......................................................................................................75
INBOX ........................................................................................................................76
ERASE.................................................................................................................76
FORWARD..........................................................................................................76
SAVE TO CONTACT............................................................................................77
SAVE ...................................................................................................................77
VIRGIN ALERTS ........................................................................................................78
VIRGIN ALERTS.....................................................................................................78
OUTBOX ....................................................................................................................79
CHECKING SENT TEXT MESSAGES ...................................................................79
ERASE.................................................................................................................79
SEND TO.............................................................................................................79
SAVE TO CONTACT............................................................................................80
SAVE ..................................................................................................................80
SAVED .......................................................................................................................81
SAVED....................................................................................................................81
ERASE MSGS............................................................................................................82
ERASE MESSAGES...............................................................................................82
MSG SETTINGS ........................................................................................................83
MSG SOUNDS ......................................................................................................83
AUTO TEXT ...........................................................................................................83
SAVE TO OUTBOX................................................................................................84
AUTO ERASE.........................................................................................................84
INBOX .................................................................................................................84
OUTBOX .............................................................................................................84
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CHAPTER 7. VIRGINXTRAS ..........................................................85
Chapter 7
START VIRGINXTRAS....................................................................................86
START VIRGINXTRAS ..........................................................................................86
VIRGINXTRAS ................................................................................................87
ACCESSING VIRGINXTRAS .................................................................................87
CHAPTER 8. SAFETY AND WARRANTY ......................................89
SAFETY INFORMATION FOR WIRELESS HANDHELD PHONES ................90
EXPOSURE TO RADIO FREQUENCY SIGNALS.................................................90
ANTENNA CARE.................................................................................................90
DRIVING SAFETY ..................................................................................................91
ELECTRONIC DEVICES .........................................................................................92
PACEMAKERS ....................................................................................................92
OTHER MEDICAL DEVICES ...............................................................................92
POSTED FACILITIES...........................................................................................92
OTHER SAFETY GUIDELINES ..............................................................................93
AIRCRAFT ...........................................................................................................93
BLASTING AREAS ..............................................................................................93
POTENTIALLY EXPLOSIVE ATMOSPHERES .....................................................93
PRECAUTIONS ......................................................................................................94
Chapter 8
Chapter 1
BEFORE USING
YOUR PHONE
SAFETY INFORMATION FOR FCC RF EXPOSURE ......................................95
CAUTIONS.............................................................................................................95
BODY-WORN OPERATION ................................................................................95
SAR INFORMATION.......................................................................................96
FDA CONSUMER UPDATE ............................................................................98
PROTECT YOUR WARRANTY .....................................................................102
12-MONTH LIMITED WARRANTY...............................................................103
Chapter 7
This chapter provides important information about using the
CDM-8610 including:
INSIDE THE PACKAGE
HANDSET DESCRIPTION
BATTERY USAGE
BATTERY HANDLING INFORMATION
“Licensed by QUALCOMM Incorporated under one or more of the following Patents : U.S.Patent No.
4,901,307 U.S.Patent No. 5,056,109 U.S.Patent No. 5,099,204 U.S. Patent No. 5,101,501 U.S. Patent No.
5,103,459 U.S. Patent No. 5,107,225 U.S.Patent No. 5,109,390.”
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This package should include all items pictured below.
If any are missing or different, immediately contact the retailer where
you purchased the phone.
HANDSET DESCRIPTION
This phone is a tri mode CDMA2000 1X digital phone. The CDM-8610
weighs 3.89 oz. and the dimensions are 1.82” x 3.56” x 0.92”.
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Earpiece
65K Color
LCD Display
Antenna
AC Charger
Function Keys
Handset
External
LCD Clock
Navigation &
OK
END/
Power Key
Send Key
CLR/
Speaker Key
User Manual
Volume Keys
Standard Battery
Microphone
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HANDSET DESCRIPTION
HANDSET DESCRIPTION
Icons
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Displays various icons.
With the phone closed, press and hold this button
to change the look of the External LCD clock.
Text & Graphic area
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Displays instructions and messages.
Soft keys
Shows the functions currently
assigned to each soft key.
Contacts
Menu
THE FUNCTION KEYS
At the main screen
- Press and hold UP key to access the
Balance and LEFT key for VirginXtras.
Press DOWN key to access Recent
Calls and RIGHT key for Messaging.
Balance
VirginXtras
Messaging
Inside the menu
- Within a menu, use to scroll through
menu options, or to select a function
displayed on the screen.
Recent Calls
Press to make or receive a call.
Press to turn the phone on, to end a call or to
return to the initial page. Press and hold to turn
the phone off.
(Left Soft Key) Press to access the Main Menu or
the functions displayed at the bottom of your
screen.
(Right Soft Key) Press to access the Main Menu
or the functions displayed at the bottom of your
screen.
Press to clear a digit from the display, to return
to the previous page, or to enable speakerphone
mode.
Press and hold to enter silencer mode.
Press and hold to enter lock mode.
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DISPLAY INDICATORS
Signal Strength - Current signal strength the more lines, the stronger the signal.
Service Indicator
Indicates call is in progress,
indicates the
phone cannot receive a signal from the network at
the moment.
Message
New text message.
Digital mode - Phone is operating in digital mode
or 1x service area.
Battery - Battery charging level the more blocks, the stronger the charge.
Mute
Phone is mute during a call.
Ringtone Off - Appears when Ringtone Off is
selected as the ring mode.
Emergency Call
Blinks when an emergency call is in progress.
Voicemail
New Voicemail.
Vibrate On & Silencer Mode - Phone will not
emit sounds. Phone will vibrate when an incoming
call is received.
Schedule
Appears when either an event or an alarm is set.
Ring Mode - Appears when a ringtone has been
selected and ringtone mode is ON.
High & Vibrator Mode Icon - Appears when High
& Vibrator Mode is selected as the ring mode.
Speakerphone Icon
Phone is in speakerphone mode.
GPS Icon
Indicates the Location Service of your phone is
disabled/enabled.
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BATTERY USAGE
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BATTERY INSTALLATION
1 u Place the battery on the back of the handset
and slide into place. v Push the battery down
until it locks into place.
BATTERY USAGE
BATTERY CHARGING
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POWER CONNECTION
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1 Plug the AC charger into a standard outlet.
• Fully charge the battery before using – it is not charged when
purchased.
• The battery will charge more quickly with the phone turned off.
BATTERY REMOVAL
1 u Pull down the release latch, lift up the
battery and v remove the battery from the
handset.
BATTERY TALK TIMES
The operating time is subject to your handset usage and configuration.
Battery
PCS
STD 970 mAh
200m
EXT 1700 mAh
350m
BATTERY STANDBY TIMES
The operating time is subject to your handset usage and configuration.
If the battery is not correctly placed in the compartment, the
handset will not turn on and/or the battery may detach during use.
Battery
CDMA
STD 970 mAh
140hour
EXT 1700 mAh
240hour
These times are for a new battery. Talking and Standby times decrease
over the battery's lifetime.
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BATTERY HANDLING INFORMATION
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DOs
l Only use the battery and charger approved by the
manufacturer.
l Only use the battery for its original purpose.
l Try to keep batteries in a temperature between 41ºF
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(5ºC ) and 95ºF (35ºC).
If the battery is stored in temperatures above or below
the recommended range, give it time to warm up or
cool down before using.
Store the discharged battery in a cool, dark, and dry
place.
Purchase a new battery when its operating time
gradually decreases after fully charging.
Properly dispose of the battery according to local laws.
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BASIC OPERATION
DON’Ts
l Don’t attempt to disassemble the battery – it is a
sealed unit with no serviceable parts.
l Don’t accidentally short circuit the battery by carrying it
in your pocket or purse with other metallic objects such
as coins, clips and pens. This may critically damage
the battery.
l Don’t leave the battery in hot or cold temps. Otherwise,
it could significantly reduce the capacity and lifetime of
the battery.
l Don't dispose of the battery in a fire.
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This chapter addresses and explains the basic features of your phone
including
TURNING THE PHONE ON / OFF
ACCESSING THE MAIN MENU
MENU SUMMARY
BASIC FUNCTIONS
DURING A CALL
MAKING AN EMERGENCY CALL
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TURNING THE PHONE ON / OFF
TURNING THE PHONE ON
ACCESSING THE MAIN MENU
Your phone can be customized via the menu. Each function can be
accessed by scrolling with the Navigation Key or by pressing the
number that corresponds with the menu item.
1 Press and hold
, until your “Power On” logo
appears and the tone sounds.
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• If “Password” appears on the display enter your
4-digit password to unlock your phone. (see pg. 63 for more
information on locking your phone.)
• The default password is the last 4 digits of your phone number.
, until “Power Off” logo
appears.
YOUR VIRGIN MOBILE ACCOUNT
You can manage your Virgin Mobile account from your phone. The basic
tasks are summarized below. For more information about your account, visit
www.virginmobileusa.com.
Contacts
Messaging
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VirginXtras
Settings
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1 To access the menu in idle mode,
press
• Immediately change or recharge the battery when “Low
Battery Warning Power Off” appears on the display.
Memory may possibly be damaged if the phone turns off
due to the battery completely draining.
• Turn the phone off before removing or replacing the battery.
If the phone is on, unsaved data may be lost.
Recent Calls
Top-Up
Games
TURNING THE PHONE OFF
1 Press and hold
Balance
[MENU].
2 Press the Navigation Key to scroll through the
menu.
3 To return to the previous page, press
[CLR].
To exit the current menu and return to the idle
mode, press
.
4 Press
[OK] to enter a function when its main
page is displayed.
CHECKING YOUR VIRGIN MOBILE ACCOUNT BALANCE
You can check the amount of money remaining in your Virgin Mobile account.
From the main screen, press and hold
. Or, select Menu --> Balance.
TOP-UP YOUR ACCOUNT
Top-Up is how you add money to your Virgin Mobile account. It's like filling up
your gas tank before you hit the road. You can Top-Up your account right over
your phone, but you'll need to register a credit card with Virgin Mobile first. Or, use
a Top-Up card from one of the thousands of stores that carry them. To Top-Up,
select Menu --> Top-Up and select the appropriate options.
Hotkeys
At the main screen, press and hold the Navigation Key as follows to
access these functions:
• UP Key: Balance
• DOWN Key: Recent Call Logs
• RIGHT Key: Messaging
• LEFT Key: VirginXtras
FOR MORE INFORMATION
For more information about your Virgin Mobile account, Top-Up, Virgin Mobile
Service, and Accessory Purchases, visit www.virginmobileusa.com or contact
Virgin Mobile at (888) 322-1122. For more information about the technical
aspects of your phone, visit www.audiovox.com.
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MENU SUMMARY
Level 1
Level 2
Level 3
MENU SUMMARY
Level 4
8. TOOLS
1. BALANCE
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Level 2
1. Alarm
2. TOP-UP
2. Scheduler
3. MESSAGING
3. Calculator
4. Stopwatch
5. World Clock
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1. Send Text Msg
2. Inbox
3. Virgin Alerts
4. Outbox
5. Voicemail
6. Saved
7. Erase Msgs
8. Msg Settings
4. VIRGINXTRAS
1. Inbox
2. Outbox
3. Saved
1. MSG Sounds
2. Auto Text
3. Save to Outbox
4. Auto Erase
1. Ringtones
2. *MTV
3. Havana Nights
4. Daily Dose
5. Voice Greetings
6. Vh1 2 go
7. Music
5. GAMES
1. BlackJack
2. Magic Hexa
6. RECENT CALLS
1. All Calls
2. Missed Calls
3. Incoming Calls
4. Outgoing Calls
7. CONTACTS
9. SETTINGS
Level 3
1. Item 1
2. Item 2
3. Item 3
1. Add Plan
2. View Event List
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1. Sounds
1. Ringtones
2. Messages
3. Voicemail
4. Volume
1. Old Inbox
2. Entire Inbox
5. Tone Length
6. Silencer Mode
1. Menu Style
2. Graphics
2. Display
1. Inbox
2. Outbox
1. Ringtones
2. Key Tone
3. Voice Call
4: Speakerphone
1. Screen Saver
2. Wallpaper
3. Sub Screen
4. Greeting Message
5. Contrast
Main LCD
Sub LCD
6. Backlight
LCD
Key pad
Dimming
1. Call Answer
2. Active Flip
3. Auto Answer
4. Auto Retry
Retry time
Repeat
5. Location
3. Call Options
4. Security
1. Phone Lock
2. Restrict
1. Find by Name
2. Find by Number
3. Add New
4. Group
5. Speed Dial
6. MSG Group
7. My Phone #
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Level 4
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1. Outgoing
2. Recent Calls
3. Contacts
4. Browser
MENU SUMMARY
Level 1
Level 2
Level 3
3. Change Code
4. Special #’s
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5. Erase All
6. Reset to Default
Settings
1. S/W Version
2. H/W Version
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5. Phone Info
BASIC FUNCTIONS
Level 4
MAKING A CALL
1 Enter a phone number using the keypad.
1. Special #’1
2. Special #’2
3. Special #’3
To modify the phone number you have entered :
• To erase one digit at a time press
.
• To erase the entire number, press and hold
.
2 Press
.
The indicator,
, appears on the display.
• If “CALL FAILED” appears on the display or the line is busy,
press
or
.
• If you activate the “AUTO RETRY” function, the phone will
automatically retry for the number of times you have selected.
(see page 61).
• If the number you’re calling is stored in the phone book, the
name and number will appear when the call is placed.
3 To end a call, press
.
Please see page 26 for more details about storing a phone
number.
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BASIC FUNCTIONS
SPEAKERPHONE
ANSWERING A CALL
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in idle mode, answering mode, and calling mode
press and hold
.
2 The phone returns to normal (speakerphone off)
after ending a call or when the phone is turned off
and back on.
PAUSE FEATURE
You can dial or save a phone number with pauses for use in the
automated systems where you need to enter a credit card number,
a social security number, and so on.
1 To insert a pause, enter a phone number then
press
[MENU]. Select either a Hard Pause
(“P” appears) or a Timed Pause (“T” appears).
2 Press
BASIC FUNCTIONS
to dial or
1 To answer a call, press any key except
or
,
l See page 60 for more information on setting Any Key Answer
or Send Key Answer.
l Press
[MENU]
. When you set the Active flip,
you may answer a call simply by opening the phone.
2 To end the call, press
.
In Auto Answer Mode, a call is automatically answered after a
preset number of rings. See page 61 for more details.
CALLER ID FUNCTION
Identifies caller by displaying their phone number. If the caller’s name
and number are already stored in your phone book, they both will
appear. This feature is system dependent. Please contact your
service provider for details.
[SAVE] to store.
The caller ID