Samsung | GT-C3530 | Samsung GT-C3530 User Manual

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English (EU). 09/2010. Rev. 1.0
GT-C3530
user manual
Using this manual
This user manual has been specially designed to
guide you through the functions and features of
your mobile phone. To get started quickly, refer to
"Introducing your mobile phone," "Assembling and
preparing your mobile phone," and "Using basic
functions."
Read me first
• Please read all safety precautions and this
manual carefully before using your phone to
ensure safe and proper use.
• The descriptions in this manual are based on
the default settings of your phone.
• Images and screenshots used in this user
manual may differ in appearance from the
actual product.
• Content in this user manual may differ from
the product, or from software provided by
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to change without prior notice. Refer to www.
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• Available features and additional services may
vary by phone, software, or service provider.
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• Applications on this phone may perform
differently from comparable PC applications
and may not include all functions available in
the PC version.
• Applications and their functions may vary by
country, region, or hardware specifications.
Samsung is not liable for performance issues
caused by third-party applications.
• Samsung is not liable for performance issues
or incompatibilities caused by user editing of
registry settings.
• You may upgrade your mobile phone’s software
by accessing www.samsungmobile.com.
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provided in this phone are licenced for limited
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the user.
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Instructional icons
Caution: situations that could cause damage to
your phone or other equipment
Note: notes, usage tips, or additional
information
→
Followed by: the order of options or menus
you must select to perform a step; for example:
In Menu mode, select Messages → Create
message (represents Messages, followed by
Create message)
[
]
Square brackets: phone keys; for example:
[
] (represents the Power/End key)
<
>
Angled brackets: softkeys that control different
functions at each screen; for example: <OK>
(represents the OK softkey)
►
Refer to: pages with related information; for
example: ► p. 12 (represents "see page 12")
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property of their respective owners.
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Contents
Introducing your mobile phone................................8
Phone layout................................................................8
Icons...........................................................................10
Assembling and preparing your mobile phone....12
Install the SIM card and battery.................................12
Charge the battery.....................................................13
Insert a memory card (optional).................................14
Using basic functions.............................................15
Turn your phone on or off...........................................15
Access menus............................................................15
Customise your phone...............................................16
Use basic call functions.............................................19
Send and view messages..........................................20
Enter text....................................................................21
Add and find contacts................................................22
Use basic camera functions.......................................23
Listen to music...........................................................24
Browse the web.........................................................26
Using advanced functions......................................28
Use advanced call functions......................................28
Use advanced phonebook functions.........................32
Use advanced messaging functions..........................32
Use advanced camera functions...............................34
Use advanced music functions..................................36
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Using tools and applications..................................39
Use the Bluetooth wireless feature............................39
Activate and send an SOS message.........................41
Activate the mobile tracker.........................................42
Make fake calls..........................................................43
Record and play voice memos..................................44
View photos and videos on the web..........................44
Use Java-powered games and applications..............45
Create a world clock..................................................45
Set and use alarms....................................................46
Use the calculator......................................................47
Convert currencies or measurements.......................47
Set a countdown timer...............................................47
Use the stopwatch.....................................................48
Create a new task......................................................48
Create a text memo...................................................48
Manage your calendar...............................................49
Back up your data......................................................50
Troubleshooting.......................................................51
Safety precautions...................................................57
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Introducing your
mobile phone
In this section, learn about your mobile phone’s
layout, keys, and icons.
Phone layout
1
2
3
4
5
8
6
7
8
9
10
1
Volume key
In Idle mode, adjust the key
tone volume; Send an SOS
message
►A
ctivate and send an SOS
message
2
4-way navigation key
In ldle mode, access userdefined menus; Make a fake
call (down); In Menu mode,
scroll through menu options
Depending on your service
provider, pre-defined menus
may differ
► "Make fake calls"
3
Dial key
Make or answer a call; In Idle
mode, retrieve recently dialled,
missed, or received numbers
4
Voice mail service key
In ldle mode, access voice
mails (press and hold)
5
6
Softkeys
Perform actions indicated at
the bottom of the display
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Confirm key
Select the highlighted menu
option or confirm an input;
In Idle mode, access Menu
mode
Depending on your service
provider or region, the key may
perform differently
8
Power/End key
Turn the phone on or off
(press and hold); End a call; In
Menu mode, cancel input and
return to Idle mode
9
Alphanumeric keys
10
Silent profile key
In ldle mode, activate or
deactivate the silent profile
(press and hold)
Keypad lock key
In Idle mode, lock the keys
9
Icons
Icons shown on the display may vary depending
on your region or service provider.
Icon
Definition
Signal strength
SOS message feature activated
GPRS network connected
EDGE network connected
Call in progress
Bluetooth activated
Music playback in progress
Music playback paused
Music playback stopped
FM radio on
FM radio suspended
Memory card inserted
Connected with PC
Alarm activated
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Icon
Definition
Browsing the web
Connecting to secured web page
Call diverting activate
Roaming (outside of normal area)
Normal profile activated
Silent profile activated
New text message (SMS)
New multimedia message (MMS)
New email message
New voice mail message
Battery power level
Current time
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Assembling and
preparing your mobile
phone
Get started by assembling and setting up your
mobile phone for its first use.
Install the SIM card and battery
1.Remove the back cover and insert the SIM
card.
Back cover
SIM card
2.Insert the battery and replace the back cover.
Battery
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Charge the battery
1.Plug the small end of the supplied travel
adapter into the multifunction jack.
2.Plug the large end of the travel adapter into a
power outlet.
3.When charging is finished, unplug the travel
adapter.
Do not remove the battery from the phone before
unplugging the travel adapter first. Otherwise, the
phone may be damaged.
If any accessaries, such as earphones, PC data
cable, or charger, are connected to the phone, or
the multifunction jack cover is open, the battery
cover cannot be opened or closed.
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Insert a memory card (optional)
Your phone accepts microSD™ or microSDHC™
memory cards up to 16 GB (depending on memory
card manufacturer and type).
• Formatting the memory card on a PC may cause
incompatibility with your phone. Format the
memory card only on the phone.
• Frequent writing and erasing of data will shorten
the lifespan of memory cards.
1.Remove the back cover.
2.Insert a memory card with the gold-coloured
contacts facing down.
Memory card
3.Push the memory card into the memory card
slot until it locks in place.
4.Replace the back cover.
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Using basic functions
Learn how to perform basic operations and use the
main features of your mobile phone.
Turn your phone on or off
To turn your phone on,
1.Press and hold [
].
2.Enter your PIN and press <OK> (if necessary).
3.When the setup wizard opens, customise your
phone as desired by following the screen.
If you remove the battery, the time and date will
be reset.
To turn your phone off, repeat step 1 above.
Access menus
To access your phone's menus,
1.In Idle mode, press <Menu> to access Menu
mode.
You may need to press the Confirm key to access
Menu mode depending on your region or service
provider. When you are using the smart home
screen, you cannot use the Confirm key to access
Menu mode.
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2.Use the Navigation key to scroll to a menu or
option.
3.Press <Select>, <Save>, or the Confirm key to
confirm the highlighted option.
4.Press <Back> to move up one level; Press
[
] to return to Idle mode.
• When you access a menu requiring the PIN2,
you must enter the PIN2 supplied with the SIM
card. For details, contact your service provider.
• Samsung is not responsible for any loss of
passwords or private information or other
damages caused by illegal software.
Customise your phone
To switch to or from the silent profile In Idle mode, press and hold [ ] to silence or
unsilence your phone.
To set the sound profile To switch to sound profile,
1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Sound
profiles.
2.Select a profile you want.
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To edit a sound profile,
1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Sound
profiles.
2.Scroll to a user profile and press <Edit>.
3.Customise the sound settings as desired.
To set menu shortcuts 1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Phone →
Shortcuts.
2.Select a key to use as a shortcut.
3.Press <Change> and select a menu to assign
to the shortcut key.
When you are using the smart home screen, the
Navigation keys do not work as shortcuts.
To use the recycle bin With the recycle bin, the data you deleted, such as
messages, contacts, organiser, and my files, will
be sent to the recycle bin instead of being deleted
permanently. You can later restore the data or
empty your recycle bin to permanently delete.
To move an item to the recycle bin, you must
delete one item at a time.
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To activate the recycle bin,
1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Recycle
bin.
2.Press <Options> → Activate Recycle bin.
3.Scroll to an application you want and press the
Confirm key.
4.Press <Save>.
To restore the deleted data,
1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Recycle
bin.
2.Scroll to an application you want.
3.Press the Confirm key to restore your data.
To empty the recycle bin,
1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Recycle
bin.
2.Scroll to an application you want.
3.Press <Options> → Empty Recycle bin →
<Yes>.
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Use basic call functions
To make a call 1.In Idle mode, enter an area code and a phone
number.
2.Press [
] to dial the number.
3.To end the call, press [
].
To answer a call 1.When a call comes in, press [
2.To end the call, press [
].
].
To adjust the volume of voice during a call While a call is in progress, press the Volume key to
adjust the volume.
To use the speakerphone feature 1.During a call, press the Confirm key → <Yes>
to activate the speaker.
2.To switch back to the earpiece, press the
Confirm key again.
In noisy environments, you may have difficulty
hearing the calls while using the speakerphone
feature. For better audio performance, use the
normal phone mode.
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To use the headset By plugging the supplied headset into the
multifunction jack, you can make and answer calls:
• To redial the last call, press and hold the
headset button.
• To answer a call, press the headset button.
• To end a call, press and hold the headset
button.
Send and view messages
To send a text or multimedia message 1.In Menu mode, select Messages → Create
message.
2.Enter a recipient number and scroll down.
3.Enter your message text. ► p. 21
For sending as a text message, skip to step 5.
For attaching multimedia, continue with step 4.
4.Press <Options> → Add multimedia and add
an item.
5.Press the Confirm key to send the message.
To view text or multimedia messages 1.In Menu mode, select Messages → Inbox.
2.Select a text or multimedia message.
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Enter text
You can enter text by pressing keys on the keypad.
Available text input modes may vary depending
on your region.
To change the text input mode • Press and hold [ ] to switch between T9 and
ABC modes.
• Press [ ] to change case or switch to Number
mode.
• Press [ ] to switch to Symbol mode.
• Press and hold [ ] to select an input mode or
change the input language.
T9 mode 1.Press appropriate alphanumeric keys to enter
an entire word.
2.When the word displays correctly, press [0]
to insert a space. If the correct word does not
display, press the Navigation key up or down to
select an alternate word.
ABC mode Press an appropriate alphanumeric key until the
character you want appears on the display.
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Number mode Press an appropriate alphanumeric key to enter a
number.
Symbol mode Press an appropriate alphanumeric key to enter
a symbol.
• To move the cursor, press the Navigation key.
• To delete characters one by one, press <Clear>.
To quickly delete characters, press and hold
<Clear>.
• To insert a space between characters, press [0].
• To enter punctuation marks, press [1].
Add and find contacts
The memory location to save new contacts may
be preset depending on your service provider.
To change the memory location, in Menu mode,
select Contacts → <Options> → Settings →
Save new contact to → a memory location.
To add a new contact 1.In Idle mode, enter a phone number and press
<Options>.
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2.Select Add to Contacts → Create contact →
a memory location (if necessary).
3.Select a number type (if necessary).
4.Enter contact information.
5.Press the Confirm key to add the contact to
memory.
To find a contact 1.In Menu mode, select Contacts.
2.Enter the first few letters of the name you want
to find.
3.Select the contact’s name from the contact list.
Use basic camera functions
To capture photos 1.In Menu mode, select Camera to turn on the
camera.
2.Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
3.Aim the lens at the subject and make any
adjustments.
4.Press the Confirm key to take a photo. The
photo is saved automatically.
5.Press <Back> to take another photo (step 2).
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To view photos In Menu mode, select My files → Images → a
photo file.
To record videos 1.In Menu mode, select Camera to turn on the
camera.
2.Rotate the phone anti-clockwise to landscape
view.
3.Press <Options> → Camcorder to switch to
the camcorder.
4.Aim the lens at the subject and make any
adjustments.
5.Press the Confirm key to start recording.
6.Press <Stop> to stop recording. The video is
saved automatically.
To view videos In Menu mode, select My files → Videos → a
video file.
Listen to music
To listen to the FM radio 1.Plug the supplied headset into the headset
jack.
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2.In Menu mode, select Apps → FM radio.
3.Press the Confirm key to start the FM radio.
4.Press <Yes> to start automatic tuning.
The radio scans and saves available stations
automatically.
The first time you turn on the FM radio, you will be
prompted to start automatic tuning.
5.Control the FM radio using the following keys:
Key
Function
Confirm
Turn the FM radio on or off
Navigation
• Left/Right: Search for an available
radio station; When the key is
released, the selected station will be
tuned automatically (press and hold)
• Up/Down: Select a radio station saved
in the favourites list
To listen to music files Start by transferring files to your phone or memory
card:
• Download from the wireless web. ► p. 26
• Download from a PC with the optional
Samsung Kies. ► p. 36
• Receive via Bluetooth. ► p. 39
• Copy to your memory card. ► p. 37
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After transferring music files to your phone or
memory card,
1.In Menu mode, select Music.
2.Select a music category → a music file.
3.Control playback using the following keys:
Key
Function
Confirm
Pause or resume playback
Volume
Adjust the volume
Navigation
• Left: Restart playback; Skip backward
(press within 2 seconds); Scan
backward in a file (press and hold)
• Right: Skip forward; Scan forward in a
file (press and hold)
• Up: Open the current playlist
• Down: Change the repeat mode
Browse the web
The web browser menu may be labelled differently
depending on your service provider.
To browse web pages 1.In Menu mode, select Internet to launch your
service provider’s homepage.
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2.Navigate web pages using the following keys:
Key
Function
Navigation
Scroll up or down on a web page
Confirm
Select an item
<Back>
Return to the previous page
<Options>
Access a list of browser options
To bookmark your favourite web pages 1.In Menu mode, select Internet.
2.Press <Options> → Bookmarks.
3.Press <Options> → Add bookmark.
4.Enter a page title and a web address (URL)
and press the Confirm key.
To download contents from the web
1.In Menu mode, select Downloads.
2.Select a menu according to the content type to
download.
3.Search for a ringtone or picture and download
it to the phone.
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Using advanced
functions
Learn how to perform advanced operations and
use additional features of your mobile phone.
Use advanced call functions
To view and dial missed calls Your phone will display calls you have missed on
the display. To dial the number of a missed call,
1.Press the Confirm Key.
2.Scroll to the missed call you want to dial.
3.Press [
] to dial.
To call a recently dialled number 1.In Idle mode, press [
].
2.Scroll left or right to a call type.
3.Scroll up or down to a number or name.
4.Press the Confirm key to view details of the call
or [
] to dial the number.
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To hold a call or retrieve a held call Press <Hold> to place a call on hold or press
<Retrieve> to retrieve a held call.
To dial a second call If your network supports this function, you can dial
another number during a call:
1.Press <Hold> to place the first call on hold.
2.Enter the second number to dial and press
[
].
3.Press <Swap> to switch between the two calls.
To answer a second call If your network supports this function, you can
answer a second incoming call:
1.Press [
] to answer the second call.
The first call is automatically placed on hold.
2.Press <Swap> to switch between the calls.
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To make a multiparty call (conference call) 1.Call the first party you want to add to the
multiparty call.
2.While connected to the first party, call the
second party.
The first party is automatically placed on hold.
3.When connected to the second party, press
<Options> → Join.
To call an international number 1.In Idle mode, press and hold [0] to insert the +
character.
2.Enter the complete number you want to dial
(country code, area code, and phone number),
and then press [
] to dial.
To call a contact from the phonebook 1.In Menu mode, select Contacts.
2.Scroll to the number you want to dial and press
[
] to dial.
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To reject a call To reject an incoming call, press [
will hear a busy tone.
]. The caller
To reject calls from certain numbers automatically,
use auto rejection. To activate auto rejection and
set up the reject list,
1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Call → All
calls → Auto reject.
2.Press <Change> to activate auto rejection.
3.Scroll down and select Reject list.
4.Press <Options> → Create.
5.Enter a number to reject.
6.Press the Confirm key.
7.To add more numbers, repeat steps 4-6 above.
8.Select the numbers to reject.
9.Press <Options> → Save.
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Use advanced phonebook
functions
To create your namecard 1.In Menu mode, select Contacts.
2.Press <Options> → Settings → My
namecard.
3.Enter your personal details and press the
Confirm key.
To create a group of contacts 1.In Menu mode, select Contacts → Groups.
2.Press <Options> → Create group.
3.Enter a group name and press the Confirm key.
4.To set a group ringtone, press <Options> →
Group ringtone → <Change>.
5.Select a memory location (if necessary).
6.Select a ringtone.
Use advanced messaging
functions
To create a text template 1.In Menu mode, select Messages → My
folders → Templates.
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2.Press <Create> to open a new template
window.
3.Enter your text and press the Confirm key to
save the template.
To insert text templates in new messages 1.In Menu mode, select Messages → Create
message.
2.In the text input field, press <Options> → Add
text → Template → a template.
To use the instant messenger 1.In Menu mode, select Comms. → Instant
messenger.
2.Press <OK> from the intro window.
The first time you access Instant messenger, you
will be prompted to confirm.
3.Enter your user name and password, and press
<Sign In>.
4.Chat with your family or friends instantly.
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To use the Bluetooth messenger 1.In Menu mode, select Comms. → Bluetooth
messenger.
2.Press the Confirm key.
3.Press <Yes> to turn on the Bluetooth wireless
feature (if necessary).
4.Press <Search>.
5.Select a device.
6.Find and pair with the other device. ► p. 39
7.Enter your message and press the Confirm key.
Use advanced camera functions
To use camera options Before capturing a photo, press <Options> to
access the following options:
Option
Function
Mode
Switch to camcorder
Resolution
Change the resolution
White balance
Adjust the colour balance according
to lighting conditions
Effects
Apply a special effect
Night mode
Set whether to activate or deactivate
Night shot mode
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Before recording a video, press <Options> to
access the following options:
Option
Function
Mode
Switch to camera
Recording mode
Change the recording mode
White balance
Adjust the colour balance according
to lighting conditions
Effects
Apply a special effect
To customise camera settings Before capturing a photo, press <Options> →
Settings to access the following settings:
Option
Function
Quality
Set the quality level for your photos
Review
Set the camera to display the
captured image
Shutter sound
Set the camera shutter to make a
sound when capturing a photo
Storage
Select a memory location for storing
captured photos
Shortcut info
View the shortcut information
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Before recording a video, press <Options> →
Settings to access the following settings:
Option
Function
Quality
Set the quality level of your videos
Storage
Select a memory location for storing
recorded videos
Shortcut info
View the shortcut information
Use advanced music functions
To copy music files via Samsung Kies 1.In Menu mode, select Settings → PC
connections → Samsung Kies or Mass
storage.
2.Using a PC data cable, connect the
multifunction jack on your phone to a PC.
3.Run Samsung Kies and copy files from the PC
to the phone.
To transfer data from a PC to your phone, you
need Windows XP Service Pack 2.
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To copy music files to a memory card 1.Insert a memory card.
2.In Menu mode, select Settings → PC
connections → Mass storage.
3.Using an PC data cable, connect the
multifunction jack on your phone to a PC.
When connected, a pop-up window will appear
on the PC.
4.Open a folder to view files.
5.Copy files from the PC to the memory card.
To create a playlist 1.In Menu mode, select Music → Library →
Playlists.
2.Press <Create>.
3.Enter a title for your new playlist and press the
Confirm key.
4.Select the new playlist.
5.Press <Options> → <Add> → Tracks.
6.Select the files you want to include and press
<Add>.
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To customise your music player settings 1.In Menu mode, select Music → Settings →
Player settings.
2.Adjust the settings to customise your music
player.
To record songs from the FM radio 1.In Menu mode, select Apps → FM radio.
2.Press the Confirm key to start the FM radio.
3.Select a radio station you want.
4.Press <Options> → Record to start recording.
5.When you are finished recording, press
<Stop>.
To set up your favourite station list 1.In Menu mode, select Apps → FM radio.
2.Select a radio station to add to the favourite
station list.
3.Press <Options> → Add to → Favourites.
4.Select an empty location you want to set.
You can access your favourite stations by pressing
the location number on the FM radio screen.
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Using tools and
applications
Learn how to work with your mobile phone’s tools
and additional applications
Use the Bluetooth wireless feature
To turn on the Bluetooth wireless feature 1.In Menu mode, select Apps → Bluetooth.
2.Press <Options> → Settings.
3.Scroll left or right to On.
4.To allow other devices to locate your phone,
select On under My phone's visibility → a
visibility option.
If you selected Custom, set duration that your
phone is visible.
To find and pair with other Bluetooth-enabled
devices 1.In Menu mode, select Apps → Bluetooth.
2.Press the Confirm key.
3.Select a device.
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4.Enter a PIN for the Bluetooth wireless feature
or the other device’s Bluetooth PIN, if it has
one, and press <OK>.
When the owner of the other device enters the
same code or accepts the connection, pairing
is complete.
You may not need to enter a PIN depending on
the device.
To send data using the Bluetooth wireless
feature 1.Select the file or item from one of your phone’s
applications that you want to send.
2.Press <Options> → Send via or Send
namecard via → Bluetooth (when sending
contact data, specify which data to send).
To receive data using the Bluetooth wireless
feature 1.Enter the PIN for the Bluetooth wireless feature
and press <OK> (if necessary).
2.Press <Yes> to confirm that you are willing to
receive data from the device (if necessary).
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Activate and send an SOS
message
In an emergency, you can send SOS messages to
your family or friends for help.
To activate the SOS message 1.In Menu mode, select Messages → Settings
→ SOS messages → Sending options.
2.Press <Change> to select On.
3.Scroll down and press <Change> to open the
recipient list.
4.Press <Options> → Search to open your
contact list.
5.Select a contact.
6.Select a number (if necessary).
7.When you are finished selecting contacts,
press the Confirm key to save the recipients.
8.Scroll down and set the number of times to
repeat the SOS message.
9.Press <Back> → <Yes>.
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To send an SOS message 1.With the keys locked, press the Volume key
four times to send an SOS message to preset
numbers.
The phone switches to SOS mode and sends
the preset SOS message.
2.To exit SOS mode, press [
].
Activate the mobile tracker
When someone inserts a new SIM card in your
phone, the mobile tracker feature will automatically
send the contact number to specified recipients to
help you locate and recover your phone.
1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Security →
Mobile tracker.
2.Enter your password and press <OK>.
The first time you access Mobile tracker, you will
be prompted to create and confirm a password.
3.Press the Confirm key to select On.
4.Scroll down and press the Confirm key to open
the recipient list.
5.Press <Options> → Contacts to open your
contact list.
6.Select a contact.
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7.Select a number (if necessary).
8.When you are finished selecting contacts,
press <Select>.
9.Press the Confirm key to save the recipients.
10.Scroll down and enter a sender’s name.
11.Press the Confirm key → <Accept>.
Make fake calls
You can simulate an incoming call when you want
to get out of meetings or unwanted conversations.
To activate the fake call feature In Menu mode, select Settings → Call → Fake
call → Fake call hot key → On.
To make a fake call • In Idle mode, press and hold the navigation
key down.
• With the keys locked, press the navigation key
down four times.
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Record and play voice memos
To record a voice memo 1.In Menu mode, select Apps → Voice recorder.
2.Press the Confirm key to start recording.
3.Speak your memo into the microphone.
4.When you are finished speaking, press
<Stop>.
To play a voice memo 1.From the voice recorder screen, press
<Options> → Go to Sounds.
2. Select a file.
View photos and videos on the
web
Learn to access photo sharing websites and blogs
and view photos and videos.
The feature may be unavailable depending on
your region or service provider.
1.In Menu mode, select Comms. →
Communities.
2.Select a website or blog you want to view.
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3.Enter your user ID and password of the
destination (if necessary).
Use Java-powered games and
applications
1.In Menu mode, select Apps → Games and
more.
2.Select a game or application from the list and
follow the on-screen instructions.
• The download of Java games or applications
may not be supported depending on the
software of the phone.
• Available games may vary depending on your
service provider or region. Game controls and
options may vary.
Create a world clock
1.In Menu mode, select Organiser → World
clock.
2.Press the Confirm key.
3.Scroll left or right to a time zone and press
<Add>.
4.To add more world clocks, repeat steps 2-3
above.
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Set and use alarms
Learn to set and control alarms for important
events.
To set a new alarm 1.In Menu mode, select Organiser → Alarms.
2.Press <Create>.
3.Set the details of the alarm.
4.Press <Save>.
To stop an alarm When the alarm sounds,
• Press <Confirm> or the Confirm key to stop
the alarm.
• Press <Snooze> to silence the alarm for the
snooze period.
To deactivate an alarm 1.In Menu mode, select Organiser → Alarms.
2.Scroll to the alarm you want to deactivate.
3.Press <Options> → Deactivate alarm.
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Use the calculator
1.In Menu mode, select Organiser →
Calculator.
2.Use the keys that correspond to the calculator
display to perform basic mathematical
operations.
Convert currencies or
measurements
1.In Menu mode, select Organiser → Convertor
→ a conversion type.
2.Enter the currencies measurements and units
in the appropriate fields.
Set a countdown timer
1.In Menu mode, select Apps → Timer.
2.Enter the time to count down and press
<Start>.
3.When the timer expires, press <OK> to stop
the alert.
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Use the stopwatch
1.In Menu mode, select Apps → Stopwatch.
2.Press <Start> to begin the stopwatch.
3.Press the Confirm key to record lap times.
4.When you are finished, press <Stop>.
5.Press <Reset> to clear recorded times.
While recording the lap times, the interval between
lap times is recorded. To check the interval, scroll
left or right to Lap.
Create a new task
1.In Menu mode, select Organiser → Task.
2.Press <Create>.
3.Enter the details of the task.
4.Press <Save>.
Create a text memo
1.In Menu mode, select Organiser → Memo.
2.Press <Create>.
3.Enter your memo text and press the Confirm
key.
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Manage your calendar
To change the calendar view 1.In Menu mode, select Organiser → Calendar.
2.Press <Options> → View by week or View
by month.
To create an event 1.In Menu mode, select Organiser → Calendar.
2.Press <Options> → Create → an event type.
3.Enter the details of the event as required.
4.Press <Save>.
To view events 1.In Menu mode, select Organiser → Calendar.
2.Select a date on the calendar.
3.Select an event to view its details.
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Back up your data
Use Backup manager to back up your data, such
as messages, contacts, and tasks to your memory
card or My files. If necessary, you can restore
them to your phone.
To back up your data 1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Backup
manager.
2.Select Backup.
3.Select a category and select items to back up.
4.Press <Backup>.
To restore your data 1.In Menu mode, select Settings → Backup
manager.
2.Select Restore.
3.Select a category and select items to restore.
4.Press <Restore>.
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Troubleshooting
When you turn on your phone or while you are
using the phone, it prompts you to enter one of
the following codes:
Code
Try this to solve the problem:
Password
When the phone lock feature is enabled,
you must enter the password you set for
the phone.
PIN
When using the phone for the first time or
when the PIN requirement is enabled, you
must enter the PIN supplied with the SIM
card. You can disable this feature by using
the PIN lock menu.
PUK
Your SIM card is blocked, usually as a
result of entering your PIN incorrectly
several times. You must enter the PUK
supplied by your service provider.
PIN2
When you access a menu requiring the
PIN2, you must enter the PIN2 supplied
with the SIM card. For details, contact your
service provider.
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Your phone displays "Service unavailable" or
"Network error"
• When you are in areas with weak signals or poor
reception, you may lose reception. Move to another
area and try again.
• You cannot access some options without a
subscription. Contact your service provider for more
details.
Calls are being dropped
When you are in areas with weak signals or poor
reception, you may lose your connection to the
network. Move to another area and try again.
Outgoing calls are not connected
• Ensure that you have pressed the Dial key.
• Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular
network.
• Ensure that you have not set call barring for the
phone number you are dialling.
Incoming calls are not connected
• Ensure that your phone is turned on.
• Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular
network.
• Ensure that you have not set call barring for the
incoming phone number.
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Others cannot hear you speaking on a call
• Ensure that you are not covering the built-in
microphone.
• Ensure that the microphone is close to your mouth.
• If using a headset, ensure that it is properly
connected.
Audio quality is poor
• Ensure that you are not blocking the phone's internal
antenna.
• When you are in areas with weak signals or poor
reception, you may lose reception. Move to another
area and try again.
When dialling from contacts, the call is not
connected
• Ensure that the correct number is stored in the
contact list.
• Re-enter and save the number, if necessary.
• Ensure that you have not set call barring for the
contact's phone number.
The phone beeps and the battery icon flashes
Your battery is low. Recharge or replace the battery to
continue using the phone.
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The battery does not charge properly or the
phone turns off
• The battery terminals may be dirty. Wipe both goldcoloured contacts with a clean, soft cloth and try
charging the battery again.
• If the battery will no longer charge completely,
dispose of the old battery properly and replace it
with a new battery (refer to your local ordinances for
proper disposal instructions).
Your phone is hot to the touch
When you use applications that require more power or
use applications on your phone for an extended period
of time, your phone may feel hot to the touch. This is
normal and should not affect your phone's lifespan or
performance.
Error messages appear when launching the
camera
Your Samsung mobile phone must have sufficient
available memory and battery power to operate the
camera application. If you receive error messages
when launching the camera, try the following:
• Charge the battery or replace it with a battery that is
fully charged.
• Free some memory by transferring files to a PC or
deleting files from your phone.
• Restart the phone. If you are still having trouble with
the camera application after trying these tips, contact
a Samsung Service Centre.
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Error messages appear when launching the
FM radio
The FM radio application on your Samsung mobile
phone uses the headset cable as an antenna. Without
a headset connected, the FM radio will be unable to
receive radio stations. To use the FM radio, first ensure
that the headset is properly connected. Next, scan for
and save the available radio stations.
If you still cannot use the FM radio after performing
these steps, try accessing your desired station with
another radio receiver. If you can hear the station with
another receiver, your phone may require service.
Contact a Samsung Service Centre.
Error messages appear when opening music
files
Some music files may not play on your Samsung
mobile phone for a variety of reasons. If you receive
error messages when opening music files on your
phone, try the following:
• Free some memory by transferring files to a PC or
deleting files from your phone.
• Ensure that the music file is not Digital Rights
Management (DRM)-protected. If the file is DRMprotected, ensure that you have the appropriate
license or key to play the file.
• Ensure that your phone supports the file type.
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Another Bluetooth device is not located
• Ensure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is
activated on your phone.
• Ensure that the Bluetooth wireless feature is
activated on the device you wish to connect to, if
necessary.
• Ensure that your phone and the other Bluetooth
device are within the maximum Bluetooth range (10
metres).
If the tips above do not solve the problem, contact a
Samsung Service Centre.
A connection is not established when you
connect the phone to a PC
• Ensure that the PC data cable you are using is
compatible with your phone.
• Ensure that you have the proper drivers installed and
updated on your PC.
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Safety precautions
To prevent injury to yourself and others or damage to your
device, read all of the following information before using your
device.
Warning: Prevent electric shock, fire, and
explosion
Do not use damaged power cords or plugs, or loose
electrical sockets
Do not touch the power cord with wet hands, or
disconnect the charger by pulling on the cord
Do not bend or damage the power cord
Do not use your device while charging or touch your
device with wet hands
Do not short-circuit the charger or the battery
Do not drop or cause an impact to the charger or the
battery
Do not charge the battery with chargers that are not
approved by the manufacturer
Do not use your device during a thunderstorm
You device may malfunction and your risk of electric shock is
increased.
Do not handle a damaged or leaking Lithium Ion (Li-Ion)
battery
For safe disposal of your Li-Ion batteries, contact your nearest
authorised service centre.
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Handle and dispose of batteries and chargers with care
• Use only Samsung-approved batteries and chargers
specifically designed for your device. Incompatible batteries
and chargers can cause serious injuries or damage to your
device.
• Never dispose of batteries or devices in a fire. Follow all local
regulations when disposing of used batteries or devices.
• Never place batteries or devices on or in heating devices,
such as microwave ovens, stoves, or radiators. Batteries may
explode when overheated.
• Never crush or puncture the battery. Avoid exposing the
battery to high external pressure, which can lead to an internal
short circuit and overheating.
Protect the device, batteries, and chargers from damage
• Avoid exposing your device and batteries to very cold or very
hot temperatures.
• Extreme temperatures can cause the deformation of the
device and reduce the charging capacity and life of your
device and batteries.
• Prevent batteries from contacting metal objects, as this can
create a connection between the + and – terminals of your
batteries and lead to temporary or permanent battery damage.
• Never use a damaged charger or battery.
Caution: Follow all safety warnings and
regulations when using your device in
restricted areas
Turn off your device where prohibited
Comply with all regulations that restrict the use of a mobile
device in a particular area.
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Do not use your device near other electronic devices
Most electronic devices use radio frequency signals. Your device
may interfere with other electronic devices.
Do not use your device near a pacemaker
• Avoid using your device within a 15 cm range of a pacemaker
if possible, as your device can interfere with the pacemaker.
• If you must use your device, keep at least 15 cm away from
the pacemaker.
• To minimise the possible interference with a pacemaker,
use your device on the opposite side of your body from the
pacemaker.
Do not use your device in a hospital or near medical
equipment that can be interfered with by radio frequency
If you personally use any medical equipment, contact the
manufacturer of the equipment to ensure the safety of your
equipment from radio frequency.
If you are using a hearing aid, contact the manufacturer
for information about radio interference
Some hearing aids may be interfered with by the radio frequency
of your device. Contact the manufacturer to ensure the safety of
your hearing aid.
Turn off the device in potentially explosive environments
• Turn off your device in potentially explosive environments
instead of removing the battery.
• Always comply with regulations, instructions and signs in
potentially explosive environments.
• Do not use your device at refuelling points (service stations),
near fuels or chemicals, and at blasting areas.
• Do not store or carry flammable liquids, gases, or explosive
materials in the same compartment as the device, its parts,
or accessories.
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Turn off your device when in an aircraft
Using your device in an aircraft is illegal. Your device may
interfere with the electronic navigation instruments of the aircraft.
Electronic devices in a motor vehicle may malfunction
due to the radio frequency of your device
Electronic devices in your car may malfunction due to radio
frequency of your device. Contact the manufacturer for more
information.
Comply with all safety warnings and
regulations regarding mobile device usage
while operating a vehicle
While driving, safely operating the vehicle is your first
responsibility. Never use your mobile device while driving, if it
is prohibited by law. For your safety and the safety of others,
practice good common sense and remember the following tips:
• Use a hands-free device.
• Get to know your device and its convenience features, such as
speed dial and redial. These features help you reduce the time
needed to place or receive calls on your mobile device.
• Position your device within easy reach. Be able to access your
wireless device without removing your eyes from the road. If
you receive an incoming call at an inconvenient time, let your
voice mail answer it for you.
• Let the person you are speaking with know you are driving.
Suspend calls in heavy traffic or hazardous weather
conditions. Rain, sleet, snow, ice, and heavy traffic can be
hazardous.
• Do not take notes or look up phone numbers. Jotting down
a “to do” list or flipping through your address book takes
attention away from your primary responsibility of driving
safely.
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• Dial sensibly and assess the traffic. Place calls when you
are not moving or before pulling into traffic. Try to plan calls
when your car will be stationary. If you need to make a call,
dial only a few numbers, check the road and your mirrors,
then continue.
• Do not engage in stressful or emotional conversations that
may be distracting. Make people you are talking with aware
you are driving and suspend conversations that have the
potential to divert your attention from the road.
• Use your device to call for help. Dial a local emergency
number in the case of fire, traffic accident, or medical
emergencies.
• Use your device to help others in emergencies. If you see an
auto accident, a crime in progress, or a serious emergency
where lives are in danger, call a local emergency number.
• Call roadside assistance or a special, non-emergency
assistance number when necessary. If you see a broken-down
vehicle posing no serious hazard, a broken traffic signal, a
minor traffic accident where no one appears injured, or a
vehicle you know to be stolen, call roadside assistance or
another special, non-emergency number.
Proper care and use of your mobile device
Keep your device dry
• Humidity and all types of liquids may damage device parts or
electronic circuits.
• When wet, remove the battery without turning on your device.
Dry your device with a towel and take it to a service centre.
• Liquids will change the colour of the label that indicates water
damage inside the device. Water damage to your device can
void your manufacturer’s warranty.
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Do not use or store your device in dusty, dirty areas
Dust can cause your device to malfunction.
Do not store your device on slopes
If your device falls, it can be damaged.
Do not store your device in hot or cold areas. Use your
device at -20 °C to 50 °C
• Your device can explode if left inside a closed vehicle, as the
inside temperature can reach up to 80 °C.
• Do not expose your device to direct sunlight for extended
periods of time (such as on the dashboard of a car).
• Store the battery at 0 °C to 40 °C.
Do not store your device with such metal objects as
coins, keys and necklaces
• Your device may become deformed or malfunction.
• If the battery terminals are in contact with metal objects, it may
cause a fire.
Do not store your device near magnetic fields
• Your device may malfunction or the battery may discharge
from exposure to magnetic fields.
• Magnetic stripe cards, including credit cards, phone cards,
passbooks, and boarding passes, may be damaged by
magnetic fields.
• Do not use carrying cases or accessories with magnetic
closures or allow your device to come in contact with magnetic
fields for extended periods of time.
Do not store your device near or in heaters, microwaves,
hot cooking equipment, or high pressure containers
• The battery may leak.
• Your device may overheat and cause a fire.
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Do not drop your device or cause impacts to your device
• The screen of your device may be damaged.
• If bent or deformed, your device may be damaged or parts
may malfunction.
Do not use a flash close to the eyes of people or animals
Using a flash close to the eyes may cause temporary loss of
vision or damage to the eyes.
Ensure maximum battery and charger life
• Avoid charging batteries for more than a week, as
overcharging may shorten battery life.
• Over time, unused batteries will discharge and must be
recharged before use.
• Disconnect chargers from power sources when not in use.
• Use batteries only for their intended purposes.
Use manufacturer-approved batteries, chargers,
accessories and supplies
• Using generic batteries or chargers may shorten the life of
your device or cause the device to malfunction.
• Samsung cannot be responsible for the user’s safety when
using accessories or supplies that are not approved by
Samsung.
Do not bite or suck on the device or the battery
• Doing so may damage the device or cause explosion.
• If children use the device, make sure that they use the device
properly.
When speaking on the device:
• Hold the device upright, as you would with a traditional phone.
• Speak directly into the mouthpiece.
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• Avoid contact with your device’s internal antenna. Touching
the antenna may reduce the call quality or cause the device to
transmit more radio frequency than necessary.
Internal antenna
• Hold the device with a relaxed grip, press the keys lightly, use
special features that reduce the number of keys you have
to press (such as templates and predictive text), and take
frequent breaks.
Protect your hearing
• Excessive exposure to loud sounds can cause
hearing damage.
• Exposure to loud sounds while driving may
distract your attention and cause an accident.
• Always turn the volume down before plugging
the earphones into an audio source and use
only the minimum volume setting necessary to
hear your conversation or music.
Use caution when using the device while walking or
moving
Always be aware of your surroundings to avoid injury to yourself
or others.
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Do not carry your device in your back pockets or around
your waist
You can be injured or damage the device if you fall.
Do not disassemble, modify, or repair your device
• Any changes or modifications to your device can void your
manufacturer’s warranty. For service, take your device to a
Samsung Service Centre.
• Do not disassemble or puncture the battery, as this can cause
explosion or fire.
Do not paint your device
Paint can clog moving parts and prevent proper operation. If you
are allergic to the paint or metal parts of the device, stop using
the device and consult your physician.
When cleaning your device:
• Wipe your device or charger with a towel or a rubber.
• Clean the terminals of the battery with a cotton ball or a towel.
• Do not use chemicals or detergents.
Do not use the device if the screen is cracked or broken
Broken glass or acrylic could cause injury to your hands and
face. Take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to have it
repaired.
Do not use the device for anything other than its
intended use
Avoid disturbing others when using the device in public
Do not allow children to use your device
Your device is not a toy. Do not allow children to play with it as
they could hurt themselves and others, damage the device, or
make calls that increase your charges.
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Install mobile devices and equipment with caution
• Ensure that any mobile devices or related equipment installed
in your vehicle are securely mounted.
• Avoid placing your device and accessories near or in an air
bag deployment area. Improperly installed wireless equipment
can cause serious injury when air bags inflate rapidly.
Allow only qualified personnel to service your device
Allowing unqualified personnel to service your device may result
in damage to your device and will void your manufacturer’s
warranty.
Handle SIM cards or memory cards with care
• Do not remove a card while the device is transferring or
accessing information, as this could result in loss of data and/
or damage to the card or device.
• Protect cards from strong shocks, static electricity, and
electrical noise from other devices.
• Do not touch gold-coloured contacts or terminals with your
fingers or metal objects. If dirty, wipe the card with a soft cloth.
Ensure access to emergency services
Emergency calls from your device may not be possible in
some areas or circumstances. Before travelling in remote or
undeveloped areas, plan an alternate method of contacting
emergency services personnel.
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Specific Absorption Rate (SAR)
certification information
Your device conforms to European Union (EU) standards that
limit human exposure to radio frequency (RF) energy emitted
by radio and telecommunications equipment. These standards
prevent the sale of mobile devices that exceed a maximum
exposure level (known as the Specific Absorption Rate, or SAR)
of 2.0 W/kg.
During testing, the maximum SAR recorded for this model
was 0.526 W/kg. In normal use, the actual SAR is likely to be
much lower, as the device has been designed to emit only the
RF energy necessary to transmit a signal to the nearest base
station. By automatically emitting lower levels when possible,
your device reduces your overall exposure to RF energy.
The Declaration of Conformity statement at the back of this
manual demonstrates your device’s compliance with the
European Radio & Terminal Telecommunications Equipment
(R&TTE) directive. For more information about the SAR and
related EU standards, visit the Samsung website.
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Correct disposal of this product
(Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment)
(Applicable in the European Union and other
European countries with separate collection systems)
This marking on the product, accessories or
literature indicates that the product and its electronic
accessories (e.g. charger, headset, USB cable)
should not be disposed of with other household
waste at the end of their working life.
To prevent possible harm to the environment or human health
from uncontrolled waste disposal, please separate these items
from other types of waste and recycle them responsibly to
promote the sustainable reuse of material resources.
Household users should contact either the retailer where
they purchased this product, or their local government office,
for details of where and how they can take these items for
environmentally safe recycling.
Business users should contact their supplier and check the
terms and conditions of the purchase contract. This product
and its electronic accessories should not be mixed with other
commercial wastes for disposal.
This EEE is compliant with RoHS.
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Correct disposal of batteries in this
product
(Applicable in the European Union and other
European countries with separate battery return
systems)
This marking on the battery, manual or packaging
indicates that the batteries in this product should not
be disposed of with other household waste at the end of their
working life. Where marked, the chemical symbols Hg, Cd or
Pb indicate that the battery contains mercury, cadmium or lead
above the reference levels in EC Directive 2006/66. If batteries
are not properly disposed of, these substances can cause harm
to human health or the environment.
To protect natural resources and to promote material reuse,
please separate batteries from other types of waste and recycle
them through your local, free battery return system.
Disclaimer
Some content and services accessible through this device
belong to third parties and are protected by copyright, patent,
trademark and/or other intellectual property laws. Such
content and services are provided solely for your personal
noncommercial use. You may not use any content or services in
a manner that has not been authorised by the content owner or
service provider. Without limiting the foregoing, unless expressly
authorised by the applicable content owner or service provider,
you may not modify, copy, republish, upload, post, transmit,
translate, sell, create derivative works, exploit, or distribute in any
manner or medium any content or services displayed through
this device.
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“THIRD PARTY CONTENT AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED
“AS IS.” SAMSUNG DOES NOT WARRANT CONTENT
OR SERVICES SO PROVIDED, EITHER EXPRESSLY OR
IMPLIEDLY, FOR ANY PURPOSE. SAMSUNG EXPRESSLY
DISCLAIMS ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT
NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. SAMSUNG DOES
NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, VALIDITY, TIMELINESS,
LEGALITY, OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY CONTENT OR
SERVICE MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS DEVICE AND
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE,
SHALL SAMSUNG BE LIABLE, WHETHER IN CONTRACT OR
TORT, FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL
OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, ATTORNEY FEES,
EXPENSES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF,
OR IN CONNECTION WITH, ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED
IN, OR AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT OR
SERVICE BY YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY, EVEN IF ADVISED
OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.”
Third party services may be terminated or interrupted at any
time, and Samsung makes no representation or warranty that
any content or service will remain available for any period of
time. Content and services are transmitted by third parties
by means of networks and transmission facilities over which
Samsung has no control. Without limiting the generality of this
disclaimer, Samsung expressly disclaims any responsibility
or liability for any interruption or suspension of any content or
service made available through this device.
Samsung is neither responsible nor liable for customer service
related to the content and services. Any question or request
for service relating to the content or services should be made
directly to the respective content and service providers.
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Declaration of Conformity (R&TTE)
We,
Samsung Electronics
declare under our sole responsibility that the product
GSM Mobile Phone : GT-C3530
to which this declaration relates, is in conformity with the following standards and/or
other normative documents.
SAFETY
EN 60950- 1 : 2006+A11 : 2009
EN 50332- 1 : 2000
EN 50332- 2 : 2003
EMC
EN 301 489- 01 V1.8.1 (04-2008)
EN 301 489- 07 V1.3.1 (11-2005)
EN 301 489- 17 V2.1.1 (05-2009)
SAR
EN 50360 : 2001
EN 62209-1 : 2006
RADIO
EN 301 511 V9.0.2 (03-2003)
EN 300 328 V1.7.1 (10-2006)
We hereby declare that [all essential radio test suites have been carried out and
that] the above named product is in conformity to all the essential requirements of
Directive 1999/5/EC.
The conformity assessment procedure referred to in Article 10 and detailed in
Annex[IV] of Directive 1999/5/EC has been followed with the involvement of the
following Notified Body(ies):
BABT, Forsyth House,
Churchfield Road,
Walton-on-Thames,
Surrey, KT12 2TD, UK*
Identification mark: 0168
The technical documentation kept at :
Samsung Electronics QA Lab.
which will be made available upon request.
(Representative in the EU)
Samsung Electronics Euro QA Lab.
Blackbushe Business Park, Saxony Way,
Yateley, Hampshire, GU46 6GG, UK*
2010.09.20
Joong-Hoon Choi / Lab Manager
(place and date of issue)
(name and signature of authorised person)
* It is not the address of Samsung Service Centre. For the address or the phone
number of Samsung Service Centre, see the warranty card or contact the retailer
where you purchased your phone.
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