SGH-M140 safety and usage information Safety warnings Keep your phone away from small children and pets Mobile Phone user manual Keep your phone and all accessories out of the reach of small children or animals. Small parts may cause choking or serious injury if swallowed. Protect your hearing Listening to a headset at high volumes can damage your hearing. Use only the minimum volume setting necessary to hear your conversation or music. Install mobile phones and equipment with caution Some of the contents in this manual may differ from your phone depending on the software of the phone or your service provider. www.samsungmobile.com Ensure that any mobile phones or related equipment installed in your vehicle are securely mounted. Avoid placing your phone and accessories near or in an air bag deployment area. Improperly installed wireless equipmentcancauseseriousinjurywhenairbagsinﬂate rapidly. Comply with the following precautions to avoid dangerous or illegal situations and ensure peak performance of your mobile phone. Handle and dispose of batteries and chargers with care Turn off the phone in potentially explosive environments • Use only Samsung-approved batteries and chargers specificallydesignedforyourphone. Incompatible batteries and chargers can cause serious injuries or damage to your phone. • Neverdisposeofbatteriesorphoneinafire.Follow all local regulations when disposing used batteries or phone. • Never place batteries or phones 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. Do not use your phone at refuelling points (service stations) or near fuels or chemicals. Turn off your phone whenever directed by warning signs or instructions. Yourphonecouldcauseexplosionsorfireinandaround fuel or chemical storage and transfer areas or blasting areas.Donotstoreorcarryﬂammableliquids,gases, or explosive materials in the same compartment as the phone, its parts, or accessories. Avoid interference with pacemakers Reduce the risk of repetitive motion injuries When sending text messages or playing games on your phone, hold the phone with a relaxed grip, press the buttons lightly, use special features that reduce the number of buttons you have to press (such as templates and predictive text), and take frequent breaks. Maintain a minimum of 15 cm (6 inches) between mobile phones and pacemakers to avoid potential interference, as recommended by manufacturers and the independent research group, Wireless Technology Research. If you have any reason to suspect that your phone is interfering with a pacemaker or other medical device, turn off the phone immediately and contact the manufacturer of the pacemaker or medical device for guidance. Printed in Korea Code No.:GH68-19833A English (ECN). 07/2009. Rev. 1.2 Safety precautions 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. 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 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. Protect batteries and chargers from damage • Avoid exposing batteries to very cold or very hot temperatures (below 0° C/32° F or above 45° C/113° F). Extreme temperatures can reduce the charging capacity and life of your batteries. • Store the battery pack in a dry place. • 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. Your phone can interfere with medical equipment in hospitals or health care facilities. Follow all regulations, posted warnings, and directions from medical personnel. SAR information • Do not remove a card while the phone is transferring or accessing information, as this could result in loss of data and/or damage to the card or phone. • Protect cards from strong shocks, static electricity, and electrical noise from other devices. • Do not touch gold-coloured contacts or terminals with yourfingersormetalobjects.Ifdirty,wipethecardwith a soft cloth. Your wireless phone is a radio transmitter and receiver. It is designed and manufactured not to exceed the emission limits for exposure to radio frequency (RF) energy set by the European Union (EU) Council. These limits are part of comprehensive guidelines and establish permitted levels of RF energy for the general population. The guidelines are based on the safety standards that weredevelopedbyindependentscientificorganisations throughperiodicandthoroughevaluationofscientific studies. The standards include a substantial safety margin designed to assure the safety of all persons, regardless of age and health. The exposure standard for wireless phones employs a unitofmeasurementknownasSpecificAbsorptionRate (SAR). The SAR limit set by the EU Council is 2.0 W/kg.* Emergency calls from your phone 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. • 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 damage. • Do not paint your phone, as paint can clog moving parts and prevent proper operation. • Your phone may be damaged by exposure to magnetic fields.Donotusecarryingcasesoraccessorieswith magnetic closures or allow your phone to come in contactwithmagneticfieldsforextendedperiodsof 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. Handle SIM cards with care Ensure access to emergency services Handle your phone carefully and sensibly The highest SAR value for this model phone was 0.625W/kg. margin of safety to give additional protection for the public and to account for Use your phone in the normal position Avoid contact with your phone's internal antenna. Internal antenna Allow only qualified personnel to service your phone Allowingunqualifiedpersonneltoserviceyourphone may result in damage to your phone and will void your warranty. 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 purpose. 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,fordetailsofwhereandhowtheycantakethese 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. *. The SAR limit for mobile phones used by the public is 2.0 watts/ kilogram (W/ kg) averaged over ten grams of body tissue. The limit incorporates a substantial Important usage information This EEE is compliant with RoHS. Declaration of Conformity (R&TTE) Samsung Electronics We, declare under our sole responsibility that the product GSM Mobile Phone : SGH-M140 to which this declaration relates, is in conformity with the following standards and/or other normative documents. SAFETY EN 60950- 1 : 2001 EMC EN 301 489- 01 V1.5.1 (11-2004) EN 301 489- 07 V1.2.1 (08-2002) SAR EN 50360 : 2001 EN 62209-1 : 2006 RADIO EN 301 511 V9.0.2 (03-2003) 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 followingNotifiedBody(ies): BABT,BalfourHouse,ChurchfieldRoad, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, KT12 2TD, UK* Identificationmark: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* any variations in measurements. The SAR values may vary, depending on 2008.07.07 national reporting requirements and the network band. (place and date of issue) Yong-Sang Park / S. Manager (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. Phone layout Install the SIM card and battery 1 4-way navigation key In ldle mode, access default menus (left/right) or adjust the key tone volume; In Menu mode, scroll through menu options 2 Web access/Confirm key In ldle mode, access the web browser; In Menu mode, select the highlighted menu option or confirm an input 3 Dial key Make or answer a call; In Idle mode, retrieve recently dialled, missed, or received numbers In Idle mode, access voice mails (press and hold) 7 5 Keypad lock key 2 In Idle mode, lock the keys (press and hold) 4 Perform actions indicated at the bottom of the display Turn the phone on and off (press and hold); End a call; In Menu mode, cancel input and return to Idle mode 10 9 Delete/Cancel key Delete characters; In Menu mode, return to the previous level; Send an SOS message ► Activate and send an SOS message 6 SOS message feature activated Answer a call 1.When a call comes in, press [ 2.To end the call, press [ ]. Note: notes, usage tips, or additional information Followed by: the order of options or menus you must select to perform a step; for example: Press <Menu> Messages (represents Menu, followed by Messages) [ ] Square brackets: phone keys; for example: [ (represents the Power/Menu exit key) < > Angled brackets: softkeys that control different functions at each screen; for example: <OK> (represents the OK softkey) ] Turn your phone on or off 1.To turn your phone on, press and hold [ 2.To turn your phone off, press and hold [ Ringer mode: vibration Silent mode activated (muted) Battery Charge the battery 1.Plug the supplied travel adapter. New multimedia message New voice mail message Battery power level ]. Adjust the volume To adjust the volume of the ringtone 1.In Idle mode, press <Menu> Sound settings Incoming calls Ring volume. 2.Using the navigation key, adjust the volume level. 3.Press <Save>. While a call is in progress, press the navigation key up or down to adjust the earpiece volume. To AC power outlet 2.When charging is finished, unplug the travel adapter. o not remove the battery from the phone before D unplugging the travel adapter first. Otherwise, the phone may be damaged. Call a recently dialled number To adjust the volume of voice during a call ]. ]. 2.Insert the battery and replace the battery cover. Alarm activated 10 Silent mode key In Idle mode, activate or deactivate Silent mode (press and hold) Instructional icons SIM card New text message 8 Power/Menu exit key 5 Battery cover Call in progress Silent mode activated (set to vibrate) 7 Softkeys 9 Description Signal strength Ringer mode: vibration then melody 6 Alphanumeric keys 8 3 Icon 1.Remove the battery cover and insert the SIM card. GPRS network connected 4 Voice mail service key 1 Your phone displays the following status indicators on the top of the screen: 1.In Idle mode, press [ ]. 2.Scroll up or down to select a number or name. 3.Press [OK] to view details of the call or [ ] to dial the number. Enter text To change the text input mode • Press the right softkey to switch to an input mode. • Press [ ] to change case. • Press and hold [ ] to switch to Symbol mode. T9 mode Make a call Change your ringtone 1.Press the appropriate alphanumeric keys to enter an entire word. 2. When the word displays correctly, press [ ] to insert a space. If the correct word does not display, press  to select an alternate word. 1.In Idle mode, enter an area code and a phone number. 2.Press [ ] to dial the number. 3.To end the call, press [ ]. 1.In Idle mode, press <Menu> Sound settings Incoming calls Default ringtones or My sounds. 2.Select a ringtone. 3.Press <Yes>. Press the appropriate alphanumeric key until the character you want appears on the display. Symbol mode Press the appropriate alphanumeric key to select a symbol. To move the cursor, press the navigation key. To delete characters one by one, press [C]. To delete all of the characters, press and hold [C]. • To insert a space between characters, press [ ]. • To enter punctuation marks, press . • • Add a new contact 1.In Idle mode, enter a phone number and press <Save>. 2.Select Phone to save the number to the phone's memory. 3.Select a number type. 4.Enter a contact's name and press <Save>. 5. Scroll left or right and save additional contact details. ABC mode Number mode Press the appropriate alphanumeric key to enter a number. Send and view messages To send a text message 1.In Idle mode, press <Menu> Messages Text messages Create. 2.Enter the message text. 3.Press <Options> Send. 4.Selecct an empty location. 5. Enter a destination number and press <OK>. 5.Press <Send> to send the message. To view text messages 1.In Idle mode, press <Menu> Messages Text messages Inbox. 2.Select a text message. Activate the mobile tracker Activate and send an SOS message This feature helps track your phone when it is stolen or when someone tries to use your phone using other SIM card, the phone will automatically send the preset tracking message to family or friends. This feature may be unavailable due to certain features supported by your service provider. In an emergency, you can send SOS messages to your family or friends for help. 1.In Idle mode, press <Menu> Phone settings Security Mobile tracker. 2.Enter your password and press <OK>. 3.Press <Confirm>. 4.Select Mobile tracker On. 5. Select Recipients an empty location. 6.Press <Phonebook> to open your contact list. 7.Scroll to a contact and press [OK]. 8.When you are finished selecting contacts, press <Back>. 9.Select Sender and enter the sender's name. 10.Press <Save>. To activate the SOS message 1.In Idle mode, press <Menu> Messages SOS messages Sending options. 2.Select Recipients an empty location. 3.Press <Phonebook> to open your contact list. 4.Scroll to a contact and press [OK]. 5.When you are finished selecting contacts, press <Back>. 6.Select Repeat and set the number of times to repeat the SOS message. 7.Select Sending SOS On. To send an SOS message 1.With the keys locked, press [C] 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 [ ]. Set and use alarms To set a new alarm 1.In Idle mode, press <Menu> Planner Alarm. 2.Scroll to an empty alarm location and press [OK]. 3.Press <Options> Alarm day. 4.Select the days on which you want the alarm to sound and press <Save>. 5.Enter the alarm time and press <OK>. To stop an alarm When the alarm sounds, press <Confirm>. To deactivate an alarm 1.In Idle mode, press <Menu> Planner Alarm. 2.Scroll to the alarm you want to deactivate and press [OK]. 3.Press <Options> Remove alarm <Yes>. If you have removed the battery after setting an alarm, the alarm will be deactivated.