Ematic ETH103 Tablet User Manual

User’s Manual
Ematic 13.3” CinemaTab - ETH103
Since the tablet software updates regularly, the user
manual may not cover all aspects of new features.
Important Notices
• The new battery will be in its best condition after
being fully charged and discharged 2-3 times.
• While using earphones, if the volume is excessively
high it may cause hearing damage. Please adjust the
volume of the player to a safe level and moderate
during use.
• Do not disconnect the tablet suddenly when formatting or uploading and downloading, which can
lead to program errors.
• Do not dismantle the tablet by yourself, and do not
use alcohol, thinner or benzene to clean its surface.
• Do not use the tablet while driving or walking.
• The tablet is not moisture and water resistant.
Please do not use it in a damp environment.
• Do not drop or hit the tablet against a hard surface,
or the screen may be damaged or cracked.
• Do not upgrade the firmware by yourself. The tablet
should be upgraded with the right firmware and right
methods offered by us. If upgrade is needed, please
contact us.
Section 1: Tablet Overview
Tablet Overview
Screen Basics
Touch Screen Basics
Section 2: Initial Setup
Turn on
Connecting to Wi-Fi
Setting up your Google Account
Section 3: Your Home Screen
Adding Icons
Moving Icons
Removing Icons
Take a Screenshot
Sleep Mode
Change the Wallpaper
Section 4: Network Connection
Turn On/Off Wi-Fi
Adding a Wi-Fi Network
Connecting to Bluetooth
Section 5: Connecting to a Computer
Section 6: Using the Keyboard
Entering text
Basic Editing
Keyboard settings
Section 7: Exploring apps
Amazon Apps
Included Apps
Uninstalling Apps
Section 8: Google Accounts
Add a Google Account
Remove a Google Account
Section 9: Tablet Settings
Section 10: Tips & Tricks
Extending Battery Life
Customer Support
Limitation of Liability Statement
Tablet Overview
Hold for 2 seconds
to turn on/off.
Press to sleep/wake.
Mini HDMI port
MicroSD card slot
5V charging port
Micro USB port
3.5mm audio Reset
Screen Basics
Tap for Apps & Widgets
Swipe left or right to switch
between home screens.
Back Home
Recent Apps
Slide up to reveal your
notifications and settings
Touch Screen Basics
Tap the screen once to activate or open something.
Touch and hold to move an item by dragging.
*In many apps touch and hold can offer more options.
Zooming: Double tap quickly to zoom into a webpage,
picture, or map. Some apps allow you to zoom in
and out by touching the screen with two fingers, and
pinching them together.
TIP: You can flick the screen with your finger to quickly scroll through a long list, such as a library of music.
Tap a specific location on the screen where you would
like to enter text. The on-screen keyboard will pop up.
Initial Setup
Fully charge your tablet for 6 hours before the first use.
Use the included DC-5V wall
The battery indicator will
show that your device is
Attention: Charging by connecting to a computer will
be extremely slow. We recommend only using the
included wall charger.
Turn on
To start your tablet, press and hold the power key
for 2 seconds. The Ematic logo indicates that the
tablet is loading.
Once the screen loads, you will see a Welcome
Screen which will walk you through setting up your
tablet and customizing your Home Screen.
Connecting to Wi-Fi
You will be asked to select your Wi-Fi connection.
Tap to select your network and enter your password.
Setting up your Google Account
You can sync your Google Account in Settings.
When prompted, sign in using the email address and
password from your Google Account. If you don’t
have one yet, create one.
An email address that you use for any of the following counts as a Google Account:
• Gmail
• YouTube
• Any other Google product
When you sign in with a Google Account, all the
email, contacts, Calendar events, and other data associated with that account are automatically synced
with your tablet. You can also add multiple Google
Accounts later.
Your Home Screen
You can fill the home screen with any combinations
of shortcuts, widgets, and folders you like.
When you power up your tablet for the first time,
you’ll see the main home screen panel. This panel is
typically centered; you can access additional panels
on either side of the main one by swiping your finger
left or right.
Battery Level: The blue battery level indicator
will decrease and change to red as the battery is
Wi-Fi Signal: As the Wi-Fi signal strength decreases, the blue bands will change to grey.
Menu: Tap to reveal settings and options.
All Apps: Tap to view all apps.
Back: Go back to the previous screen.
Home: Go back to the home screen.
Recent Apps: Open a list of recent apps. Tap an
app to open it or swipe left/right to remove the
Adding Icons
Within the All Apps menu,
choose an app or swipe
right to choose a widget.
Tap and hold desired app
or widget for about 2
seconds until the Home
screen appears. Slide it
wherever you want and
let go.
Moving Icons
Touch & hold the icon.
Slide you finger to the new position.
(To move between Home screens, slide toward the
edge of the screen. To bump another icon out of the
way, slide slowly towards it.)
Lift your finger to drop the icon into its new position.
Removing Icons
Touch and hold the app
or widget and drag to the
X icon at the top of the
Take a Screenshot
Make sure the image you want is displayed on the
screen. Press the Power Button and the Decrease
Volume Button simultaneously.The screenshot is
automatically saved to your Gallery.
You can also place a screenshot button on your
taskbar by going to Settings > Screenshotting.
Sleep Mode
To save battery, you should put your tablet in sleep
mode by turning off the LCD display. To do this,
press the power key and immediately release it. Do it
again to bring up the lock screen.
Swipe to the right to unlock screen.
Change the Wallpaper
Tap and hold your finger on any open space on your
home screen. A list of options appears.
Gallery: Choose a wallpaper from your personal
Live Wallpapers: Choose from a scrolling list of animated wallpapers
Wallpapers: Choose from thumbnails of default images
Network Connection
Wi-Fi can only be used when it connects with a
Wi-Fi Access Point (AP) or a free unsecured Wi-Fi
Turn on Wi-Fi
Within the All
Apps menu, tap
Under Wireless & Networks,
tap the Wi-Fi switch to turn
it on and scan for networks.
Your tablet will list the networks it finds within
range. Tap a network to connect.
When connected, the wireless indicator appears in
the status bar. The blue lines indicate connection
Turn off Wi-Fi
Tap the Wi-Fi ON switch under Wireless & Networks.
Turn off Wi-Fi when you’re not using it to extend the
life of your battery between charges.
Adding a Wi-Fi Network
Users may also add a Wi-Fi network under Wi-Fi settings by tapping the + icon in the upper right corner.
Forget a Wi-Fi Network
In the Wi-Fi settings screen, tap the name of the network. Tap “Forget” in the dialog that opens.
Add a VPN profile
Opens a screen that prompts you to select the type
of VPN to add. You are then prompted for VPN configuration details.
Connecting to Bluetooth
1 Turn on Bluetooth for the device that you want to
connect your tablet with.
Tap Settings
4 Tap Search
for Devices
6 Tap Pair.
Tap Off Switch to turn
Bluetooth on.
Tap the Device you would
like to connect.
7 When prompted, enter the same passkey on both
Connecting to a Computer
Connect to your
computer by USB.
The device driver
will install.
Choose open
folder to view
files or select the
removable disk.
ETH103 (E:)
ETH103 (E:)
ETH103 (E:)
You will now be
able to drag and
drop the files from
your computer
onto your tablet
just as you would
with a USB flash
First, install the Android File Transfer application for
Go to android.com/filetransfer on your Mac and choose
download now.
3 Install the application.
The Android File Transfer application will launch
automatically when you connect your tablet. Drag &
drop files to transfer.
Using the Keyboard
Entering text
Enter text using the onscreen keyboard. In most
apps it will open automatically. In others, open the
keyboard by tapping where you want to type.
*Depending on what you are doing, some of the keys
on the keyboard may look different. Keyboard A appears when you are searching or browsing the net.
Keyboard B appears when you are writing emails,
documents, or messaging.
Keyboard A:
Insert numbers or symbols
Keyboard settings
Touch & hold
to type this
Keyboard B:
Insert smileys
To make the keyboard go away, touch the modified
Back button
at the bottom left of the screen.
Basic Editing
Move the insertion point: Touch where you want to
type. The cursor will blink in the new position and a
blue tab will appear below it. Drag the tab to move
the cursor.
Select text: Touch & hold within the text. The nearest word will be highlighted and blue tabs with appear. Drag tabs to edit selection.
Delete text: Touch
to delete characters or
selected text.
Insert Capital Letters: Tap the
key once to insert
one capital letter. Or hold
key while you type.
Turn on caps lock: Double-tap
key. It will turn
. Tap again to return to lowercase.
Cut, Copy, paste: Select the text you want to manipulate. When highlighted, touch
Copy, or
Keyboard Settings
Input languages: Select different languages
to be included when typing.
Android Keyboard Settings: Edit keyboard
settings such as Auto-capitalization, Sound,
Auto correction, and Input methods &
Exploring Apps
Open up some Apps to better familiarize yourself
with your new tablet.
Use the Calendar app to view and edit
your schedule.
Touch an event to view its details.
Touch icons across the top of the screen
or Menu to search/create events, return to today, or
adjust settings.
To email everyone who is invited to an event:
Tap event on Calendar
Tap Email Guests
Setting an alarm:
Touch set alarm
Select the time you want, then tap Done
Tap the camera app to take pictures and
videos to share with your friends and
Taking Photos:
• Make sure the small camera icon is selected
• Tap the blue circle to take a photo
• To zoom in/out, drag the small white circle towards or
away from the +/- symbols
• Tap the settings icon to change the White Balance, Exposure, or to restore default Camera settings
Recording Video:
• Make sure the small camcorder icon is selected
• Tap the red circle to start recording
• To zoom in/out, drag the small white circle towards or
away from the +/- symbols
• Tap the red circle again to stop recording
• Tap the settings icon to change the White Balance, Effects, Time lapse, or restore default Video settings
Amazon apps
Get all your favorite books, games, apps & more with the
Amazon apps!
Get the best reading experience available on your
Android device --no Kindle required. Search &
browse more than 850,000 books.
Access and play your Cloud Player music library
or choose from over 20 million songs and albums
to shop for.
Discover great apps and games in the Amazon
Appstore for Android and get a paid app for free
every day.
Included Apps
Amazon Kindle: Sign in to your Kindle account
to read all your favorite books!
AmazonMP3: Access and play your Cloud Player
music library wherever you go
Amazon app store: Get your favorite apps, games,
and more through the Amazon app store.
Browser: Browse the web
Calculator: Basic calculator functions
Calendar: Keep track of your schedule and
set reminders
Camera: Take photos and record videos
Clock: Set the time and alarms
Downloads: Manage your downloads
Email: Sync your email accounts
Evernote: Keep notes and to-do lists
Explorer: Browse for files to open, delete, etc.
Flash Player: Provides Flash compatibility
Kingsoft Office: Type documents, make spreadsheets and presentations
People: Manage your contacts
Pogoplug: Connect to the internet to access and
share your files. Includes 5GB of cloud storage
Settings: Adjust settings on your tablet
Sound Recorder: Record audio using the built-in
Video: Video and image gallery
Uninstalling Apps
To Uninstall an unwanted App:
Tap Settings
Under Device, tap
Then tap the App
that you want to
Tap Uninstall
Google Accounts
Add a Google account
Tap Settings
Under Accounts,
tap Google
Tap Add account
Tap what kind of
account you want to
add and sign in.
Remove a Google account
Tap Settings
Under Accounts, tap Google
Tap the account that
you want to remove.
Tap the Menu icon and
then Remove account
Tablet Settings
Wi-Fi: Turn Wi-Fi on to see available networks and connect.
Bluetooth: Turn on Bluetooth to sync to
another device.
Sound: Adjust the volume, notifications,
and alarm sounds.
Display: Adjust brightness, change your
wallpaper, turn on/off screen rotation,
sleep settings, and font size.
HDMI: Turn HDMI on/off, adjust Resolution
and Screen Zoom.
Screenshot Setting: Adjust delay time,
location of screenshot storage, or place
screenshot button in status bar.
Storage: Provides storage use data.
Battery: Provides battery usage data.
Apps: Tap an app to force stop, uninstall,
clear data, move to SD card, or clear data.
Location services: Allow google to use
data to determine your location for improved search results.
Security: Adjust settings to make your
tablet more secure. Allow installation of
non-Market apps.
Language & input: Set language, spelling
correction, keyboard and voice settings.
Backup & reset: Backup data and factory
reset your tablet.
Accounts: Tap to add or remove Email accounts.
Date & time: Set the date, time, and time zone.
Accessibility: Adjust settings for users with poor vision.
Developer options: Advanced settings for developers.
About tablet: Model number and general tablet information.
Tips & Tricks
Extending Battery Life
Reducing the Brightness of your screen can help
extend your battery life.
In Settings tap Display.
Tap Brightness.
Use the slider to adjust the
brightness. Then tap OK.
Use a Quick Screen Timeout.
In Settings tap Display.
Tap Sleep.
Switch off Wi-Fi if you’re
not close to a strong
Disable Location Services.
Reset Device
Reset the device
by pressing the
button with a
small object such
as a paperclip.
Factory Restore
Select Backup &
reset in the settings
app to restore factory settings. This
will erase all data
on the tablet.
Cannot turn on the tablet.
Check the tablet’s power level. Please charge it before
starting it. If your tablet still cannot be turned on, you may
reset it before you turn it on.
No sound from earphones.
Check if volume is set to ‘0’. Or earphone may be broken,
please try another one.
Loud static noise.
Check if there is dust in the earphone or speaker. Check if
the file is broken.
Frozen to any operation.
Press and hold the power button for 6 seconds to reset the
Application is not working.
Possible reasons may be that this app is not compatible
with your OS or the downloaded .apk file is broken. You
may need to download a full version.
How do I delete a Google account?
If an account is added, the account is shown in Accounts
of Settings, where you may also add another account. To
delete an undesired account, tap the account, then tap
the menu icon in the upper right hand corner and choose
Remove account.
Customer Support
Visit ematic.us/support for customer service
regarding your device.
To submit a request, fill out the required information
online. You will be provided a ticket number regarding your issue, which you can refer to when contacting us further.
You can also submit a request for assistance by
sending an email to customerservice@ematic.us
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