Samsung | SGH-X520 | Samsung SGH-X520 Quick start guide

User’s Guide
Phone Layout
Get started
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Step outside the phone
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•Take photos in various modes, and access saved photos in jpeg format. You can also check memory
information for the photos.
Access media files
02 Features
•Access games, sounds, images in your phone’s memory.
Multimedia Message Service (MMS)
•Send and receive MMS messages with a combination of text, images, video, and audio.
Web browser
•Access the wireless web to get up-to-the-minute information and a wide variety of media content.
FM radio
•Listen to music or news via the FM radio on your phone. You must connect the supplied headset to the phone.
SOS message
•Send SOS messages to your family or friends for help in an emergency.
•Keep track of your daily, weekly, and monthly schedule
Voice recorder
• Record memos or sounds.
•Use your phone as an alarm clock to wake you up in the morning or notify you of an impending event.
Drive safely at all times
Do not use a hand-held phone while driving; park your vehicle first.
03 Precautions
Read these guidelines before using your wireless phone. Failure to comply with them
may be dangerous or illegal.
Switching off when refuelling
Do not use the phone at a refuelling point (service station) or near fuels or chemicals.
Switching off in an aircraft
Wireless phones can cause interference. Using them in an aircraft is both illegal and dangerous.
Switching off near all medical equipment
Hospitals and health care facilities may be using equipment that could be sensitive to external RF energy.
Follow any regulations or rules in force.
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All wireless phones may be subject to interference, which could affect their performance.
Special regulations
Follow any special regulations in force in any area and always switch off your phone whenever it is
forbidden to use it.
03 Precautions
Water resistance
Your phone is not water-resistant. Keep it dry.
Sensible use
Use only in the normal position (held to the ear). Avoid unnecessary contact with the antenna when
the phone is switched on.
Emergency calls
Key in the emergency number for your present location, then press . Do not end the call until given
permission to do so.
Small children and your phone
Keep the phone and all its parts including accessories out of reach of small children.
Accessories and batteries
Use only Samsung-approved batteries and accessories, such as headsets and PC data cables.
Use of any unauthorised accessories could damage your phone and may be dangerous.
Qualified service
Only qualified service personnel may repair your phone.
Phone Layout
04 Phone Layout
Web access/Confirm key
Dial key
Volume keys
SOS mode
Voicemail server
IrDA port
Alphanumeric keys
Silent mode
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Get started
05 Get started
First steps to operating your phone
Assemble and charge the phone
1. Insert the SIM card.
2. Insert the battery.
3. Reattach the battery cover.
4. Charge the battery.
To AC wall outlet
Step outside the phone
T9 predicts the word that you are typing, and it may
change with each key that you press.
Making a call
2. Enter the whole word before editing or deleting
1. In Idle mode, enter an area code and phone number, characters.
and press .
3. When the word displays correctly, go to step 4.
2. When you want to end the call, press .
Otherwise, press 0 to display alternative word
choices for the keys that you have pressed.
Answering a Call
For example, Of and Me use 6 and 3.
1. When the phone rings, press the Accept soft key
or to answer a call.
To reject the call, press the Reject soft key or .
4. Press # to insert a space and enter the next word.
2. To end the call, press .
T9 mode
1. Press 2 to 9 to start entering a word. Press each
key once for one letter.
Example: To enter “Hello” in T9 mode, press 4, 3, 5,
5, and 6.
06 Step outside the phone
Make or answer calls
ABC mode
Press the keys labelled with the character you want:
- once for the first character
- twice for the second character
- and so on.
For example, press 2 three times to enter “C” and 5
two times to enter “K”.
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Make sure you have each item
• Phone
• Travel adapter
• Battery
• User’s Guide
You can obtain various accessories from your local Samsung dealer.
Note: • The items supplied with your phone and the accessories available at your Samsung
dealer may vary, depending on your country or service provider.
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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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