Samsung | SGH-J700I | Samsung SGH-J700G Quick Guide

User’s Guide
Phone Layout
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Step outside the phone
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• Use the camera module on your phone to take a photo or record a video.
Music player
• Play music files using your phone as a music player. You can use other phone functions while listening to music.
02 Features
Camera and camcorder
• Enjoy Java-based embedded games and download new games.
Image editor
• Edit or decorate your photos.
FM radio
• Listen to your favourite radio stations anytime, anywhere.
• Transfer media files and personal data, and connect to other devices using wireless Bluetooth technology.
Web browser
•Access the wireless web to get up-to-the-minute information and a wide variety of media content.
SOS message
•Send SOS messages to your family or friends for help in an emergency.
Voice recorder
• Record memos or sounds.
Drive safely at all times
Avoid using your phone while driving and obey all regulations that restrict the use of mobile phones
while driving. Use hands-free accessories to increase your safety when possible.
03 Precautions
Failure to comply with the following precautions may be dangerous or illegal.
Follow all safety warnings and regulations
Comply with any regulations that restrict the use of a mobile phone in a certain area.
Use only Samsung-approved accessories
Using incompatible accessories may damage your phone or cause injury.
Turn off the phone near medical equipment
Your phone can interfere with medical equipment in hospitals or health care facilities. Follow all regulations,
posted warnings, and directions from medical personnel.
Turn off the phone or disable the wireless functions when in an aircraft
Your phone can cause interference with aircraft equipment. Follow all airline regulations and turn off your phone
or switch to a mode that disables the wireless functions when directed by airline personnel.
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• Avoid exposing batteries to very cold or very hot temperatures (below 0° C/32° F or above 45° C/115° F).
Extreme temperatures can reduce the charging capacity and life of your 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.
03 Precautions
Protect batteries and chargers from damage
• Never use a damaged charger or battery.
Handle your phone carefully and sensibly
• Do not allow your phone to get wet—liquids can cause serious damage. Do not handle your phone with wet
hands. Water damage to your phone can void your manufacturer’s warranty.
• Avoid using or storing your phone in dusty, dirty areas to prevent damage to moving parts.
• Your phone is a complex electronic device - protect it from impacts and rough handling to avoid serious
• Do not paint your phone, as paint can clog moving parts and prevent proper operation.
• Avoid using the phone’s camera flash or light close to the eyes of children or animals.
• Your phone and memory cards may be damaged by exposure to magnetic fields. Do not use carrying cases
or accessories with magnetic closures or allow your phone to come in contact with magnetic fields for
extended periods of time.
Avoid interference with other electronic devices
Your phone emits radio frequency (RF) signals that may interfere with unshielded or improperly shielded
electronic equipment, such as pacemakers, hearing aids, medical devices, and other electronic devices
in homes or vehicles. Consult the manufacturers of your electronic devices to solve any interference problems
you experience.
Phone Layout
Camera lens
navigation key
Volume keys
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Centre key
Right soft key
Left soft key
Dial key
Delete key
Memory card
function keys
exit key
Battery cover
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Get started
05 Get started
Insert the SIM card.
Insert the battery.
Replace the battery cover.
Plug the small end of the travel adapter
into the jack.
To AC power outlet
Step outside the phone
2. To switch back to the earpiece, press the Centre
key again.
Make a call
1. In Idle mode, enter an area code and a phone
2. Press [
2. EWhen the word displays correctly, press [ # ] to insert
a space. If the correct word does not display, press [0]
to select an alternate word.
Answer a Call
1. When a call comes in, press [
2. To end the call, press [
To enter a word:
1. Press the appropriate alphanumeric keys to enter an
entire word.
] to dial the number.
3. To end the call, press [
T9 mode
Use the speakerphone feature
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Make or answer calls
ABC mode
Press the appropriate alphanumeric key until the
character you want appears on the display.
1. During a call, press the Centre key → <Yes> to
activate the speaker.
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Check your product box for the following items:
• Mobile Phone
• Battery
• Travel adapter (charger)
• User manual
Note: • The items supplied with your phone may vary depending on the software and accessories available
in your region or offered by your service provider.
You can obtain additional accessories from your local Samsung dealer.
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08 Solving Problem
When you switch your phone on, the following messages may appear
“Insert SIM”
• Make sure that the SIM card is correctly installed
“Phone Lock”
• The automatic locking function has been enabled.
You must enter the phone’s password before you can use the phone.
Enter PUK
• The PIN code was entered incorrectly three times in succession and the phone is now blocked.
Enter the PUK supplied by your service provider.
Enter PIN
• You are using your phone for the first time.
You must enter the Personal Identification Number (PIN) supplied with the SIM card.
• The PIN Check feature is enabled. Every time the phone is switcshed on,
the PIN has to be entered. To disable this feature, use the PIN check menu.
“No Service,” “Network Failure,” or “Not Done” displays
• The network connection has been lost. You may be in a weak signal area. Move and try again.
• You are trying to access an option for which you have not taken out a subscription
with your service provider. Contact the service provider for further details.
You have entered a number but it was not dialled
• Make sure that you have pressed SEND
• Make sure that you have accessed the right cellular network.
• Make sure that you have not set an outgoing call barring option.
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08 Solving Problem
A caller cannot reach you
• Make sure that your phone is switched on. (Press END for more than one second.)
• Make sure that you are accessing the correct cellular network.
• Make sure that you have not set an incoming call barring option.
Your voice is not heard at the other end
• Make sure that you have switched on the microphone.
• Make sure that you are holding the phone close enough to your mouth.
The microphone is located at the bottom of the phone.
The phone starts beeping and “Battery Low” flashes on the display
• Your battery is insufficiently charged. Recharge the battery.
The audio quality of the call is poor”
• Check the signal strength indicator on the display ( ).
The number of bars indicates the signal strength from strong (
) to weak(
• Try moving the phone slightly or moving closer to a window if you are in a building.
No number is dialled when you re-call a Address entry
• Use the Phonebook feature to ensure the number has been stored correctly.
• Store the number again, if necessary.
The battery doesn’t charge properly or the phone sometimes turns itself off
• Wipe the charging contacts both on the phone and on the battery with a clean soft cloth.
If the above guidelines do not help you to solve the problem, take note of
• The model and serial numbers of your phone
• Your warranty details
• A clear description of the problem
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