Alcatel ONE TOUCH 6012X User manual

Alcatel ONE TOUCH 6012X User manual
This is a shared user manual for ONE TOUCH 6012X/ONE TOUCH 6012D
specifying Dual SIM information where relevant.
Table of Contents
General information ...............................................................11
Your mobile .......................................................................13
Messaging ....................................................................................................51
Gmail/Email .................................................................................................58
Google Talk ................................................................................................64
Calendar & Alarm clock & Calculator ...........................68
Phone ...........................................................................................................34
Call log .........................................................................................................42
People ..........................................................................................................43
Messaging, Email ...............................................................51
Using Onscreen Keyboard......................................................................31
Text editing ................................................................................................32
Phone call, Call log and Contacts ...................................34
Calendar ......................................................................................................68
Time .............................................................................................................70
Getting connected ............................................................74
Connecting to the Internet.....................................................................74
Browser .......................................................................................................77
Locate the item you want to download and install ..........................94
Download and install ................................................................................95
Manage your downloads..........................................................................97
Multimedia applications ...................................................99
Text input ..........................................................................31
Keys and connectors ................................................................................13
Getting started...........................................................................................15
Home screen ..............................................................................................20
Applications and widgets list ..................................................................30
Google Play Store ............................................................94
Safety and use............................................................................4
Connecting to Bluetooth devices ........................................................85
Connecting to a computer .....................................................................86
Sharing your phone's mobile data connection ...................................88
Connecting to virtual private networks ..............................................89
Configuring Internet (SIP) calling...........................................................92
Camera ........................................................................................................99
YouTube ....................................................................................................105
Music ..........................................................................................................106
Video Player .............................................................................................108
Google Maps ....................................................................109
Get My Location .....................................................................................109
Search for a location ..............................................................................110
Star a location ..........................................................................................110
Get driving, public transportation or walking directions ..............112
Arrangement of Layers ..........................................................................113
Join Latitude to see your friends' locations and share yours
with them ..................................................................................................114
10 Others ..............................................................................117
File Manager .............................................................................................117
Sound Recorder ......................................................................................117
Radio ..........................................................................................................118
Setup Wizard ...........................................................................................120
Alcatel Help .............................................................................................120
Other applications ..................................................................................120
11 Settings ............................................................................121
Wireless & networks .............................................................................121
Device ........................................................................................................123
Personal .....................................................................................................126
Accounts ...................................................................................................133
System ........................................................................................................133
12 Making the most of your phone ....................................141
12.1 ONE TOUCH Manager.........................................................................141
12.2 Upgrade .....................................................................................................142
13 Telephone warranty .......................................................144
14 Accessories ......................................................................146
15 Troubleshooting ..............................................................147
16 Specifications ...................................................................152
Safety and use..............................
We recommend that you read this chapter carefully before using your phone. The
manufacturer disclaims any liability for damage, which may result as a consequence of
improper use or use contrary to the instructions contained herein.
Given that studies show that using a mobile phone while driving a vehicle constitutes
a real risk, even when the hands-free kit is used (car kit, headset...), drivers are
requested to refrain from using their mobile when the vehicle is not parked.
When driving, do not use your phone and headphone to listen to music or to the
radio. Using a headphone can be dangerous and forbidden in some areas.
When switched on, your phone emits electromagnetic waves that can interfere with
the vehicle’s electronic systems such as ABS anti-lock brakes or airbags. To ensure
that there is no problem:
- do not place your phone on top of the dashboard or within an airbag deployment
- check with your car dealer or the car manufacturer to make sure that the
dashboard is adequately shielded from mobile phone RF energy.
This product meets applicable national SAR limits of
2.0W/kg. The specific maximum SAR values can be
found on page 8 of this user guide.
When carrying the product or using it while worn
on your body, either use an approved accessory
such as a holster or otherwise maintain a distance
of 10 mm from the body to ensure compliance with
RF exposure requirements. Note that the product
may be transmitting even if you are not making a
phone call.
You are advised to switch off the telephone from time to time to optimise its
Switch the phone off before boarding an aircraft.
Switch the phone off when you are in health care facilities, except in designated
areas. As with many other types of equipment now in regular use, mobile telephones
can interfere with other electrical or electronic devices, or equipment using radio
Switch the phone off when you are near gas or flammable liquids. Strictly obey all
signs and instructions posted in a fuel depot, petrol station, or chemical plant, or in
any potentially explosive atmosphere.
When the phone is switched on, it should be kept at least 15 cm from any medical
device such as a pacemaker, a hearing aid or insulin pump, etc. In particular when
using the phone, you should hold it against the ear on the opposite side to the
device, if any.
To avoid hearing impairment, pick up the call before holding your phone to your
ear. Also move the handset away from your ear while using the "hands-free" mode
because the amplified volume might cause hearing damage.
Do not let children use the phone and/or play with the telephone and accessories
without supervision.
Please note that your phone is a unibody device, the back cover and battery are
not removable. Do not attempt to disassemble your phone. If you disassemble your
phone the warranty will not apply. Also disassembling the phone may damage the
battery, and may cause leakage of substances that could create an allergic reaction.
Always handle your phone with care and keep it in a clean and dust-free place.
Do not allow your phone to be exposed to adverse weather or environmental
conditions (moisture, humidity, rain, infiltration of liquids, dust, sea air, etc). The
manufacturer’s recommended operating temperature range is -10°C to +55°C.
At over 55°C the legibility of the phone’s display may be impaired, though this is
temporary and not serious.
Emergency call numbers may not be reachable on all cellular networks. You should
never rely only on your phone for emergency calls.
Do not open, dismantle or attempt to repair your mobile phone yourself.
Do not drop, throw or bend your mobile phone.
Do not use the phone if the glass made screen is damaged, cracked or broken to
avoid any injury.
Do not paint it.
Use only batteries, battery chargers, and accessories which are recommended by
TCT Mobile Limited and its affiliates and are compatible with your phone model. TCT
Mobile Limited and its affiliates disclaim any liability for damage caused by the use of
other chargers or batteries.
Remember to make back-up copies or keep a written record of all important
information stored in your phone.
Some people may suffer epileptic seizures or blackouts when exposed to flashing
lights, or when playing video games. These seizures or blackouts may occur even if
a person never had a previous seizure or blackout. If you have experienced seizures
or blackouts, or if you have a family history of such occurrences, please consult your
doctor before playing video games on your phone or enabling a flashing-lights feature
on your phone.
Parents should monitor their children’s use of video games or other features that
incorporate flashing lights on the phones. All persons should discontinue use and
consult a doctor if any of the following symptoms occur: convulsion, eye or muscle
twitching, loss of awareness, involuntary movements, or disorientation. To limit the
likelihood of such symptoms, please take the following safety precautions:
- Do not play or use a flashing-lights feature if you are tired or need sleep.
- Take a minimum of a 15-minute break hourly.
- Play in a room in which all lights are on.
- Play at the farthest distance possible from the screen.
- If your hands, wrists, or arms become tired or sore while playing, stop and rest for
several hours before playing again.
- If you continue to have sore hands, wrists, or arms during or after playing, stop the
game and see a doctor.
When you play games on your phone, you may experience occasional discomfort
in your hands, arms, shoulders, neck, or other parts of your body. Follow the
instructions to avoid problems such as tendinitis, carpal tunnel syndrome, or other
musculoskeletal disorders.
To prevent possible hearing damage, do not listen at high volume levels for
long periods. Exercise caution when holding your device near your ear while
the loudspeaker is in use.
Please note that you must respect the laws and regulations in force in your
jurisdiction or other jurisdiction(s) where you will use your mobile phone regarding
taking photographs and recording sounds with your mobile telephone. Pursuant to
such laws and regulations, it may be strictly forbidden to take photographs and/or to
record the voices of other people or any of their personal attributes, and duplicate
or distribute them, as this may be considered to be an invasion of privacy. It is the
user's sole responsibility to ensure that prior authorisation be obtained, if necessary,
in order to record private or confidential conversations or take a photograph
of another person; the manufacturer, the seller or vendor of your mobile phone
(including the operator) disclaim any liability which may result from the improper
use of the mobile phone.
Please note your phone is a unibody device, the back cover and battery are not
removable. Observe the following precautions:
- Do not attempt to open the back cover,
- Do not attempt to eject, replace and open battery,
- Do not punctuate the back cover of your phone,
- Do not burn or dispose of your phone in household rubbish or store it at
temperature above 60°C.
Phone and battery as a unibody device must be disposed of in accordance with locally
applicable environmental regulations.
This symbol on your telephone, the battery and the accessories means
that these products must be taken to collection points at the end of their
- Municipal waste disposal centres with specific bins for these items of
- Collection bins at points of sale.
They will then be recycled, preventing substances being disposed of in the
environment, so that their components can be reused.
In European Union countries:
These collection points are accessible free of charge.
All products with this sign must be brought to these collection points.
In non European Union jurisdictions:
Items of equipment with this symbol are not to be thrown into ordinary bins if your
jurisdiction or your region has suitable recycling and collection facilities; instead they
are to be taken to collection points for them to be recycled.
Mains powered chargers will operate within the temperature range of: 0°C to
The chargers designed for your mobile phone meet with the standard for safety of
information technology equipment and office equipment use. They are also compliant
to the ecodesign directive 2009/125/EC. Due to different applicable electrical
specifications, a charger you purchased in one jurisdiction may not work in another
jurisdiction. They should be used for this purpose only.
Proof of compliance with international standards (ICNIRP) or with European
Directive 1999/5/EC (R&TTE) is required of all mobile phone models before they can
be put on the market. The protection of the health and safety for the user and any
other person is an essential requirement of these standards or this directive.
Your mobile device is a radio transmitter and receiver. It is designed not to exceed
the limits for exposure to radio waves (radio frequency electromagnetic fields)
recommended by international guidelines. The guidelines were developed by an
independent scientific organization (ICNIRP) and include a substantial safety margin
designed to assure the safety of all persons, regardless of age and health.
The radio wave exposure guidelines use a unit of measurement known as the Specific
Absorption Rate, or SAR. The SAR limit for mobile devices is 2 W/kg.
Tests for SAR are conducted using standard operating positions with the device
transmitting at its highest certified power level in all tested frequency bands. The
highest SAR values under the ICNIRP guidelines for this device model are:
Maximum SAR for this model and conditions under which it was recorded.
Head SAR
UMTS 2100 + Bluetooth + Wi-Fi
0.566 W/kg
Body-worn SAR
UMTS 2100 + Bluetooth + Wi-Fi
0.857 W/kg
Maximum SAR for this model and conditions under which it was recorded.
Head SAR
UMTS 2100 + Bluetooth + Wi-Fi
0.566 W/kg
Body-worn SAR
UMTS 2100 + Bluetooth + Wi-Fi
0.857 W/kg
During use, the actual SAR values for this device are usually well below the values
stated above. This is because, for purposes of system efficiency and to minimize
interference on the network, the operating power of your mobile device is
automatically decreased when full power is not needed for the call. The lower the
power output of the device, the lower its SAR value.
Body-worn SAR testing has been carried out at a separation distance of 10 mm.
To meet RF exposure guidelines during body-worn operation, the device should be
positioned at least this distance away from the body. If you are not using an approved
accessory ensure that whatever product is used is free of any metal and that it
positions the phone the indicated distance away from the body.
Organizations such as the World Health Organization and the US Food and Drug
Administration have statesd that if people are concerned and want to reduce their
exposure they could use a hands-free device to keep the phone away from the head
and body during phone calls, or reduce the amount of time spent on the phone.
For more information you can go to
Additional information about electromagnetic fields and public health are available on
the following site:
Your telephone is equipped with a built-in antenna. For optimal operation, you should
avoid touching it or degrading it.
As mobile devices offer a range of functions, they can be used in positions other
than against your ear. In such circumstances the device will be compliant with
the guidelines when used with headset or usb data cable. If you are using another
accessory ensure that whatever product is used is free of any metal and that it
positions the phone at least 10 mm away from the body.
• Regulatory information
The following approvals and notices apply in specific regions as noted.
microSD Logo is a trademark.
The Bluetooth word mark and logos are owned by the Bluetooth
SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by TCT Mobile Limited and its
affiliates is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are
those of their respective owners.
Bluetooth QD ID B021282
SwiftKey is a registered trademark of TouchType Ltd.
General information ...................
• Internet address:
• Hot Line Number: see "TCT Mobile Services" leaflet or go to our website.
• Address: Room 1910-12A, Tower 3, China HK City, 33 Canton Road, Tsimshatsui,
Kowloon, Hong Kong
On our website, you will find our FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) section. You
can also contact us by e-mail to ask any questions you may have.
An electronic version of this user guide is available in English and other languages
according to availability on our server:
Your telephone is a transceiver that operates on GSM in quad-band (850/900/1800/1900
MHz) or UMTS in dual-band (900/2100 MHz).
The Wi-Fi Logo is a certification mark of the Wi-Fi Alliance.
Google, the Google logo, Android, the Android logo, Google
SearchTM, Google MapsTM, GmailTM, YouTube, Google Play Store,
Google Latitude TM and Hangouts TM are trademarks of Google Inc.
The Android robot is reproduced or modified from work created and shared
by Google and used according to terms described in the Creative Commons 3.0
Attribution License (the text will show when you touch and hold Google legal in
Settings\About phone\Legal information) (1).
You have purchased a product which uses the open source (http://opensource.
org/) programs mtd, msdosfs, netfilter/iptables and initrd in object code and other
open source programs licensed under the GNU General Public License and Apache
We will provide you with a complete copy of the corresponding source codes upon
request within a period of three years from the distribution of the product by TCT.
This equipment is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant
provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. The entire copy of the Declaration of Conformity
for your telephone can be obtained through our website: www.alcatelonetouch.
Protection against theft (1)
Your telephone is identified by an IMEI (phone serial number) shown on the packaging
label and in the phone’s memory. We recommend that you note the number the first
time you use your telephone by entering * # 0 6 # and keep it in a safe place. It may
be requested by the police or your operator if your telephone is stolen. This number
allows your mobile telephone to be blocked preventing a third person from using it,
even with a different SIM card.
You may download the source codes from
files/. The provision of the source code is free of charge from internet.
It may not available according to the countries.
Contact your network operator to check service availability.
There may be certain differences between the user manual description and the
phone’s operation, depending on the software release of your telephone or specific
operator services.
TCT Mobile shall not be held legally responsible for such differences, if any, nor for
their potential consequences, which responsibility shall be borne by the operator
This handset may contain materials, including applications and software in executable
or source code form, which is submitted by third parties for inclusion in this handset
("Third Party Materials"). All third party materials in this handset are provided "as
is", without warranty of any kind, whether express or implied, including the implied
warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or use/third party
application, interoperability with other materials or applications of the purchaser
and non-infringement of copyright. The purchaser undertakes that TCT Mobile has
complied with all quality obligations incumbent upon it as a manufacturer of mobile
devices and handsets in complying with Intellectual Property rights. TCT Mobile will
at no stage be responsible for the inability or failure of the Third Party Materials to
operate on this handset or in interaction with any other devices of the purchaser.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, TCT Mobile disclaims all liability for any
claims, demands, suits or actions, and more specifically – but not limited to – tort
law actions, under any theory of liability, arising out of the use, by whatever means,
or attempts to use, such Third Party Materials. Moreover, the present Third Party
Materials, which are provided free of charge by TCT Mobile, may be subject to
paid updates and upgrades in the future; TCT Mobile waives any responsibility
regarding such additional costs, which shall be borne exclusively by the purchaser.
The availability of the applications may vary depending on the countries and the
operators where the handset is used; in no event shall the list of possible applications
and software provided with the handsets be considered as an undertaking from
TCT Mobile; it shall remain merely as information for the purchaser. Therefore,
TCT Mobile shall not be held responsible for the lack of availability of one or more
applications wished for by the purchaser, as its availability depends on the country
and the operator of the purchaser. TCT mobile reserves the right at any time to add
or remove Third Party Materials from its handsets without prior notice; in no event
shall TCT Mobile be held responsible by the purchaser for any consequences that
such removal may have on the purchaser regarding the use or attempt to use such
applications and Third Party Materials.
Your mobile ..........................
Keys and connectors
Power key
Headset connector
Front camera
Charging LED indicator
Touch screen
Option key
Back key
Home key
Charger connector
Power key
• Press: Lock the screen/Light up the screen.
SIM1 slot
• Press and hold: Show the pop-up menu to select from Power
off/Restart/Airplane mode/Quick start.
Press and hold: Power on.
Volume up
SIM2 slot/
microSD card slot
Volume down
• Press to mute the ringtone when there’s an incoming call.
• Press and hold for more than 7 seconds to restart the phone
when the system halted.
• Press and hold Power key and Volume down key to capture
a screenshot.
• Press and hold Power key and Volume up key under power
off mode to restore factory set.
Volume Keys
Option key
• Under call mode, adjust the earpiece or headset volume.
• Touch: As Menu key, touch to access Wallpaper, Manage
applications and Settings.
• In Music/Video/Streaming mode, adjust the media volume.
• In general mode, adjust the ring tone volume.
• Touch and hold: Open a list of thumbnail images of apps
you've worked with recently. Touch it to open an app. Swipe it
upwards or downwards to remove a thumbnail from the list.
• Mute the ringtone of an incoming call.
Home key
• Press to light up the screen when it dims during a call.
• In Camera mode, using it as the capture key allows you to
take a photo.
• While on any application or screen, touch to return to the
Home screen.
Back key
• Touch to go back to the previous screen, or to close a dialog
box, options menu, the Notification panel, etc.
Getting started
Charging the battery
1.2.1 Set-up
Inserting or removing the SIM card and microSD card
You must insert your SIM card to make phone calls. Please power off your
phone before inserting or removing the SIM card and microSD card.
Inserting or removing SIM cards (2)
There are two SIM card slots on the phone. You can insert one or two
SIM cards into slots. Please power off your phone before inserting or
removing SIM cards.
Connect the battery charger to your phone and mains socket
• When using your telephone for the first time, charge the battery fully
(approximately 5 hours).
). Charging status is
You are advised to fully charge the battery (
indicated by the percentage on screen while the phone is powered off. The
percentage increases as the phone is charged.
Your phone only support micro-SIM card. Please contact network operator
and use professional scissors prune SIM card to micro-SIM card.
To install, take off micro-SIM card protector, insert the micro-SIM card
into the slot with chip facing downward, and then cover the slot.
To remove the card, open micro-SIM card protector, gently press it out,
and then cover the slot.
Steps for removing and installing microSD card are the same with steps
for micro-SIM card (1).
The charging status bar will not float if your battery is extendly
consumed. To reduce power consumption and energy waste,
when battery is fully charged, disconnect your charger from the
plug; switch off Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth or background-running
applications when not in use; reduce the backlight time, etc.
1.2.2 Power on your phone
Hold down the Power key until the phone powers on, unlock your phone
(Slide, PIN, Password, Pattern, Face unlock or Voice unlock) if necessary
and confirm. The Home screen will display.
If you do not know your PIN code or if you have forgotten it, contact your
network operator. Do not leave your PIN code with your phone. Store
this information in a safe place when not in use.
6012X only.
6012D only.
Set up your phone for the first time
The first time you power on the phone, you should set the following
• Touch Get started..., then select the phone's language.
You can bring all the items (applications, shortcuts, folders and widgets)
you love or use most frequently to your Home screen for quick access.
Touch the Home key to switch to the Home screen. (1)
• Select your input keyboard, then touch Next.
Status bar
• Status/Notification indicators
• Touch and drag down to open the Notification
• Select SIM you want to use, then touch Next.
• Set your date and timezone, you can also choose Automatic time zone,
then touch Next.
Search bar (1)
• Touch
to enter text search screen
• Touch
to enter voice search screen
• Setup Google account: Touch Setup now. If you have a Google
Account, touch Yes to sign in, then enter your user name and password.
If you forget your password, you can go to to
retrieve it. If you don’t own a Google Account, you are prompted to
create one by touching Get an account. Touch Not now to skip to
the next step.
• Touch Next, then the Setup complete screen will display, touch Finish
to confirm.
Favorite tray applications
• Touch to enter the application
• Touch and hold to move or change applications
If you power on your phone with no SIM card inserted, you can connect
to a Wi-Fi network to sign into your Google account and to use some
1.2.3 Power off your phone
Hold down the Power key from the Home screen, select Power off, and
then touch OK to confirm.
Home screen
Application tab
• Touch to open main menu
The Home screen is provided in an extended format to allow more space
for adding applications, shortcuts etc. Slide the Home screen horizontally
left and right to get a complete view of the Home screen. The white
short line at the lower part of the screen indicates which screen you are
1.3.1 Using the touchscreen
To access an application, touch it with your finger.
Depends on software version.
Touch and Hold
Touch and hold the Home screen to access the available options for
setting the wallpaper.
Status icons
For dual SIM model, status icons referring to either SIM1 or SIM2 will be
identified by a colour which you have defined. (1)
GPRS connected
Receiving location data
from GPS
GPRS in use
EDGE connected
No SIM card inserted
EDGE in use
Vibrate mode
Slide the screen to scroll up and down the applications, web pages… at
your convenience.
3G connected
Ringer is silenced
3G in use
Phone microphone is mute
HSPA (3G+) connected
Battery is very low
HSPA (3G+) in use
Battery is low
Connected to a Wi-Fi
Battery is partially drained
Bluetooth is on
Battery is full
Connected to a Bluetooth
Battery is charging
Airplane mode
Headset connected
Alarm is set
No signal (gray)
GPS is on
Signal strength (blue)
Place your finger on any item to drag it to another location.
Similar to swiping, but flicking makes it move quicker.
Place your fingers of one hand on the screen surface and draw them apart
or together to scale an element on the screen.
Automatically change the screen orientation from portrait to landscape by
turning the phone sideways to have a better view.
1.3.2 Status bar
From status bar, you can view both phone status and notification
6012D only.
Notification icons
Notification panel
Touch and drag down the Status bar to open the Notification panel.
Touch and drag up to close it. From the Notification panel, you can open
items and other reminders indicated by notification icons or view wireless
service information.
New text or multimedia
Missed call
Problem with SMS or MMS
Call on hold
New Hangouts message
Call forwarding is on
New voicemail
Uploading data
Upcoming event
Downloading data
Data is synchronizing
Download finished
Song is playing
Select input method
Screenshot error
An open Wi-Fi network is
Touch the icon
to clear all event–based notifications (other ongoing
notifications will remain).
USB tethering is on
Phone is connected via USB
Portable Wi-Fi hotspot
is on
Radio is on
Screenshot captured
System update available
Carrier data use threshold
approaching or exceeded
Connected to VPN
Touch to access Quick setting bar
Touch one notification and slide it sideways to delete it.
and then the Settings icon
Quick setting bar
• Touch icons to enable/disable functions or to
change modes
Call in progress
to access Settings.
1.3.3 Search bar
1.3.4 Lock/Unlock your screen
The phone provides a Search function which can be used to locate
information within applications, the phone or the web.
To protect your phone and privacy, you can lock the phone screen by
creating a variety of patterns, PIN or password.
To create a screen unlock pattern (refer to section "Screen lock" for
detail settings)
and then the Settings
• Drag down the Notification panel and touch
to enter Settings, then touch Security\Set up screen lock\
• Draw your own pattern.
Draw your unlock pattern
Search by text
• Touch Search bar from the Home screen.
• Enter the text/phrase you want to search for.
• Touch
on the keyboard if you want to search on the web.
Search by voice
• Touch
from Search bar to display a dialog screen.
• Speak the word/phrase you want to search for. A list of search results
will display for you to select from.
Touch to confirm by drawing pattern again
To create a screen unlock PIN/Password
• Touch Settings\Security\Set up screen lock\PIN or Password.
• Set your PIN or password.
To lock phone screen
Press the Power key once to lock the screen.
Depends on software version.
To unlock phone screen
Press the Power key once to light up the screen, draw the unlock pattern
you have created or enter PIN or password to unlock the screen.
Touch and hold the item to be repositioned to activate the Move mode,
drag the item to the desired position and then release. You can move
items both on the Home screen and the Favorite tray. Hold the icon on
the left or right edge of the screen to drag the item to another Home
If you have chosen Slide as the screen lock, touch and drag the icon
downwards to unlock the screen.
Touch and hold the item to be removed to activate the Move mode, drag
the item up to the top of Remove icon, and release after the item turns
Create folders
To improve the organization of items (shortcuts or applications) on the
Home screen and the Favorite tray, you can add them to a folder by
stacking one item on top of another. To rename a folder, open it, touch
the folder’s title bar to input the new name.
1.3.5 Personalize your Home screen
Wallpaper customization
Touch and hold an empty area, a popup window named Choose
wallpaper from will appear, offering a range of options. Gallery includes
pictures you have taken, cropped or downloaded. Live wallpapers
includes a scrolling list of animated wallpapers. Video wallpaper includes
preset videos in phone, videos stored in SD card and camera. Wallpapers
includes all preset wallpapers in the phone. Slide left and right to locate a
desired image, touch Set wallpaper to confirm.
, touch and hold an application or a widget
Touch the Application tab
to active the Move mode, and drag the item to any Home screen as you
While adding an application to a Home screen, drag it to the top of App
info icon to view its detail information. If the application is downloaded,
drag it to the top of Uninstall icon to uninstall it directly.
1.3.6 Application tab
1.3.7 Volume adjustment
Using volume key
on the Home screen to enter applications and widgets list.
To return to the Home screen, touch the Home key.
Consult recently-used applications
To consult recently-used applications, you can touch and hold the Option
key. Touch a thumbnail in the window to open the related application.
Touch one thumbnail and slide it upwards or downwards to delete it.
You can also touch and hold the app and touch Remove from list to
delete it.
Press Volume key to adjust the volume. To active the vibrate mode,
press the Volume down key until the phone vibrates. Press the Volume
down key once more to active the silent mode.
Using Settings menu
Drag down the Notification panel and touch
and then the Settings
to enter Settings, then touch Sound you can set the volume of
ringtone, notification, system and etc. to your preference.
Applications and widgets list
This list contains all pre-embedded and newly installed applications and
To access the list, touch
from the Home screen.
To return to the Home screen, touch the Home key or the Back key.
Slide left and right to view all applications and widgets. Touch APPS,
DOWNLOADED or WIDGETS to access the category directly.
Touch the icon
to access the Google Play Store.
Text input ..............................
Using Onscreen Keyboard
2.1.2 SwiftKey keyboard
Onscreen Keyboard settings
Touch the Application tab from the Home screen, select Settings\
Language & input, touch the Settings icon
on the right of Android
keyboard or SwiftKey, a series of settings are available for your
Slide through letters to input characters
Adjust the Onscreen Keyboard orientation
Touch to delete incorrect characters
Turn the phone sideways or upright to adjust the Onscreen Keyboard
orientation. You can also adjust it by changing the settings (On application
list, touch Settings\Display\Orientation).
2.1.1 Android keyboard
Touch to insert a space or complete the current word or
insert a prediction as preferred
Touch and hold to switch voice input
Touch to enter Numbers and symbols, etc.
Touch to enter text or numbers
Text editing
You can edit the text you have entered.
• Touch and hold or double-tap within the text you would like to edit.
• Drag the tap to change the high-lighted selection.
Touch to switch between "abc/Abc" mode; Touch
& hold to switch between "abc/ABC" mode
• Following options will show: Select all
Paste .
• Touch the icon
to confirm.
Touch & hold, then select to enter symbols/
Touch & hold to show input options; When Wi-Fi or data connection
is on, touch to enter voice input
Touch to switch between symbol and numeric keyboard
, Cut
, Copy
You can also insert new text
• Touch where you want to type, or touch and hold a blank space, the
cursor will blink and the tab will show. Drag the tab to move the
• If you have selected any text, touch the tab to show PASTE icon which
allows you to paste any text you have previously copied.
Phone call, Call log
and Contacts .........................
Phone ...........................................................
3.1.1 Placing a call
You can easily launch a call using Phone. Touch the Application tab from
the Home screen and select Phone.
Call log
Touch and hold to access voicemail
Slide to access Call log and People
Touch to get more options
Touch to hide/show the dial pad
Enter the desired number from the keyboard directly or select a contact
from People or Call log by sliding or touching tabs, then touch Call to
place the call.
The number you entered can be saved to People by touching
selecting Add contact.
If you make a mistake, you can delete the incorrect digits by touching
To hang up a call, touch End.
International call
To dial an international call, touch and hold
to enter "+", then enter
the international country prefix followed by the full phone number and
finally touch Call.
Emergency call
If your phone has network coverage, dial emergency number and touch
Call to make an emergency call. This works even without a SIM card and
without typing the PIN code.
Make a call with two SIM cards, a dialog will popup for you to
choose a SIM card. The system will choose the default one if the
countdown time is over. (1)
3.1.2 Answering or rejecting a call
To mute the ringtone volume of an incoming call, press the Volume
up/down key or turn the phone face down if Turn over to mute is
activated. To activate, touch Settings\Gestures\Turn over to mute.
3.1.3 Calling your voicemail
Your voicemail is provided by your network to avoid missing calls. It works
like an answering machine that you can consult at any time.
To access your voicemail, touch and hold
To set your voicemail number, touch
on Phone tab.
and touch Settings\Voice call\
If you receive a voicemail, a voicemail icon
appears on the Status bar.
Open the Notification panel, touch New voicemail.
3.1.4 During a call
To adjust the volume during a call, press the Volume up/down key.
When you receive a call, touch
• Slide rightward to answer;
• Slide leftward to reject;
• Slide upward to reject the call by sending a preset message.
6012D only.
Touch to hold the current call. Touch this icon again to
retrieve the call.
Touch to display Dialpad.
Touch to end the current call.
Touch to mute the current call. Touch this icon again to
unmute the call.
Touch to activate the speaker during the current call. Touch
this icon again to deactivate the speaker.
Touch and select Start recording to record.
To avoid misoperation on touchscreen during a call, screen will
be locked automatically when you put the cellphone close to your
ear; and it will be unlocked when the cellphone is taken away
from your ear.
3.1.5 Managing multiple calls
With this phone you can handle multiple calls at the same time.
Swap calls
When you accept two calls, you can now switch between two lines. The
current call is put on hold and you have joined in the other call.
Conference calls
You can set up a conference call.
• Place a call to the first participant of the conference call.
• Touch and select Add call.
• Enter the phone number of the person you want to add to conference and
touch Call. You can also add participants from Contacts or Call log.
• Touch icon
to start a conference call.
to drop a participant or to talk
• During a conference call, touch
privately to one of the participants. Touch End to drop the participant
to talk privately to the participant and
from the conference, touch
hold on other participants.
• Touch End to end the conference call and disconnect all callers.
Depending on your network operator.
3.1.6 Call settings
• Call barring
Touch and select Settings from Dial screen, the following options are
You can activate or deactivate the call barring for outgoing and incoming
calls. The various options are:
All outgoing calls
All out going calls are barred.
outgoing calls
Outgoing international calls are barred.
except home
Outgoing international calls except those to your
country of subscription are barred.
All incoming calls
All incoming calls are barred.
Incoming calls in
Incoming calls are barred when you are abroad.
Cancel all
Deactivate all call barring.
• IP prefix number
Change barring
Change the original barring password for activating
call barring.
Enter prefix number Edit prefix number for IP dial.
• Additional settings
Voice call
• Voicemail
Voicemail service
Opens a dialog box where you can select your
carrier’s voicemail service or another service.
Voicemail settings
If you are using your carrier’s voicemail service,
this opens a dialog box where you can enter the
phone number to use for listening to and managing
your voicemail. You can enter a comma (,) to
insert a pause into the number — for example, to
add a password after the phone number.
• Call forwarding
Touch to configure how your calls are forwarded when you are busy,
unanswered or unreachable.
Caller ID
Opens a dialog box where you can set whether
your phone number is displayed when making
Call waiting
Mark the check box to notify you of a new
incoming call.
Call waiting status
Check the call waiting status of your phone.
Video call
Other settings
• Local video
You can pick a picture from your collection to
display when Camera is unreachable.
• Display
peer video
Mark the checkbox to display picture for replacing
peer video when it is unavailable.
• Peer video
Set a picture to display when peer video is
• Enable back
Mark the checkbox to turn on back camera during
a video call.
• Bigger peer video Touch to enable a bigger view of peer.
• Auto drop back
Mark the checkbox to enable dropping back to
voice call automatically.
• Outgoing
video call
Touch to display local video when you place a
• Incoming
video call
Touch to display local video when receiving an
incoming call.
• Call forwarding
Touch to configure how your calls are forwarded
when you are busy, unanswered or unreachable.
• Call barring
Enter to cancel types of video calls and change
barring password.
• Additional
Caller ID
Open a dialog box where you can
set whether your phone number is
displayed when making calls.
Call waiting Mark the check box to notify you
of a new incoming call.
Call waiting Touch to view call waiting status
if available.
• Fixed Dialing Numbers
Fixed Dialing Number (FDN) is a service mode of SIM, where outgoing
calls are restricted to a set of phone numbers. These numbers are added
to the FDN list. The most common practical application of FDN is for
parents to restrict the phone numbers which their children can dial.
For security reasons, you’ll be prompted to enable FDN by entering SIM
PIN2 which is usually acquired from your service provider or SIM maker.
• Minute reminder
Mark the checkbox to enable minute reminder at 50s of every minute
during a call.
• Vibrate reminder
Mark the checkbox to enable vibration when the call is connected.
• Turn over to mute
Mark the checkbox to mute the incoming calls by turning the phone
• Power key ends call
Mark the checkbox to end a call by pressing the Power key.
• Dual mic noise reduction
Mark the checkbox to turn on dual mic for noise reduction.
• Quick responses
Touch to edit quick responses which will be used when you reject a call
with messages.
Depending on your model.
• TTY mode
TTY mode can be used by people who are deaf, have bad hearing or
speech impairments.
After connecting the cell phone and a TTY machine, the machine will
convert incoming speech to text for the person using the TTY and
converts outgoing text from the TTY machine to spoken voice for the
person on the other end of the conversation.
• International dialing assist
People ..........................................................
People app enables quick and easy access to the people you want to
You can view and create contacts on your phone and synchronize these
with your Gmail contacts or other applications on the web or on your
Mark the checkbox to activate.
3.3.1 Consult your contacts
To access People app, touch the Application tab on the Home screen,
then select People.
Call log
You can access your call memory by touching
from the Dial screen.
on the right side of contact/number to place a call directly.
There are three kinds of calls in Call log:
Incoming calls (blue arrows)
Touch to view your favourite contacts
Touch to view your contact groups
Touch icon to open Quick Contact panel
Outgoing calls (green arrows)
Touch to view the contact’s detailed information
Missed calls (red arrows)
Touch a contact or number to view information or further operations.
You can view detailed information of a call, launch a new call or send
messages to a contact or number, or add numbers to People (only
available for unsaved phone numbers), etc.
Touch the photo
Touch to add a new contact
Touch to search in People
to open the Quick Contact panel.
To clear the entire call memory, touch
and Delete.
to display contacts list option menu.
Following actions are enabled:
• Delete contact
Select and delete unwanted contacts.
• Contacts to display Choose contacts to display.
• Import/Export
Import or export contacts between phone, SIM
card, and microSD card, or share contacts.
• Accounts
Manage the synchronization settings for different
• Settings
Access to contact display settings.
• Share visible
Share contacts with others by sending the
contact's vCard to them via Bluetooth, Email,
SMS, etc.
Touch to save
Touch to select a picture for the contact
Touch to add a new label
Touch to unfold the other predefined labels of
this category
If you want to add more information, touch Add another field to add
a new category.
3.3.2 Managing contact groups
When finished, touch Done to save.
The contact group helps you to improve the organization of your contacts.
You can add, remove and view groups in the Contact group screen.
To exit without saving, you can touch Cancel.
Touch the icon
to view local groups. To create a new group, touch
the icon
, enter the new name and touch DONE to confirm. If you
have added accounts to your phone, touch the icon
to view groups
in accounts.
3.3.3 Adding a contact
Touch the icon
in the contact list to create a new contact.
Add to/remove from Favourites
To add a contact to favourites, you can touch a contact to view details
then touch
to add the contact to favourites.
To remove a contact from favourites, touch
Only phone contacts can be added to favourites.
You are required to enter the contact's name and other contact
information. By scrolling up and down the screen, you can move from one
field to another easily.
on contact details
3.3.4 Editing your contacts
3.3.5 Communicating with your contacts
To edit contact information, touch
in the contact details screen, then
touch Edit. When finished, touch DONE.
From contact details screen, you can communicate with your contacts by
making a call or exchanging messages.
on the right side of the number.
Change a contact’s default phone number
To launch a call, touch the icon
The default phone number (the number which has priority when making
a call or sending a message) will always be displayed under the contact
To send a message, touch the icon
To change the default phone number, touch and hold the number you
want to set as the default number from the contact's details screen, then
select Set default. A appears after the number.
Touch a contact’s picture to open Quick Contact for Android, then you
can touch the number or the icon
for the way you want to connect.
on the right side of the number.
Use Quick contact for Android
This choice is only available when the contact has more than one
Set ringtone for a contact
On the contact's detail screen, touch
menu, touch Set ringtone.
to display contacts list options
Delete a contact
To delete a contact, touch
and touch Delete from contact (details)
On contacts list screen, touch
and then Delete contact, select the
to confirm. Touch Select
contact(s) you want to remove and touch
all and then
to delete all contacts.
The icons available on Quick Contact panel depend on the information you
have for the contact and the applications/accounts on your phone.
The contact you have deleted will also be removed from other
applications on the phone or web the next time you synchronize
your phone.
3.3.6 Contacts importing, exporting and sharing
3.3.8 Joining/Separating contacts
This phone enables you to import contacts from SIM card/microSD card
and export contacts to a microSD card which can then be used to back
up your information.
To avoid duplication, you can add any new contact information to existing
contacts in a single action.
to open options menu, touch Import/
From Contacts screen, touch
Export, then select to import/export contacts from/to SIM card, Phone,
SD card, Phone storage, Accounts, etc.
To import/export a single contact from/to SIM card, choose an account
and target SIM card(s), select the contact you want to import/export, and
to confirm.
To import/export all contacts from/to SIM card, choose an account and
to confirm.
target SIM card(s), touch Select all and touch
You can share a single contact or contacts with others by sending the
contact's vCard to them via Bluetooth, Gmail, etc.
Touch a contact you want to share, touch
and Share from contact
details screen, then select the application to perform this action.
3.3.7 Displaying contacts
You can configure which group of contacts, for each account, you want
to display in the Contacts list. Touch
and then Contacts to display
from contacts list screen, then you can choose contacts to display.
and then Settings, you can Sort list by Given name or
Family name, as well as View contact names as Given name first or
Family name first.
Touch the contact which you want to add information to, touch
then Edit, then touch
in edit screen and touch Join.
At this time, you are required to select the contact whose information
you want to join with the first contact. The information from the second
contact is added to the first one, and the second contact will no longer be
displayed in the Contacts list.
To separate contact information, touch the contact whose information
you want to separate, touch
and then Edit, then touch
in edit
screen and touch Separate, touch OK to confirm.
3.3.9 Synchronizing contacts in multiple accounts
Contacts, data or other information can be synchronized from multiple
accounts, depending on the applications installed on your phone.
To add an account, touch
touch Add account.
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings, then
You are required to select the kind of account you are adding, like Google,
Corporate, etc.
As with other account set-ups, you need to enter detailed information, like
username, password, etc.
You can remove an account and all associated information from the
phone. Open the Settings screen, touch the account you want to delete,
and then select Remove account, then confirm.
You can synchronize an account on Accounts screen, touch an account
in the list, then touch
and select Sync now.
Messaging, Email ..................
You can create, edit and receive SMS and MMS with this mobile phone.
To access this feature, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then select Messaging.
All messages you receive or send out can only be saved in phone
memory. To consult messages stored in SIM card, touch
from Messaging screen, then touch Settings\Text messages
(SMS)\Manage SIM messages.
4.1.1 Write message
On message list screen, touch the new message icon
multimedia messages.
to write text/
• Touch to view the whole message thread
• Touch & hold message threads to delete
messages or to add shortcut
For saved contacts, touch the photo to open the Quick Contact
panel to communicate with the contact. For unsaved contacts,
touch the photo to add the number to your Contacts.
Sending a text message
Enter the mobile phone number of the recipient on Type name or
number bar or touch
to add recipients, touch Type text message
to send the
bar to enter the text of the message. When finished, touch
text message. You have to choose a SIM card if two cards are inserted. (1)
An SMS of more than 160 characters will be charged as several
SMS. Specific letters (accent) will increase the size of the SMS,
which may cause multiple SMS to be sent to your recipient.
Sending a multimedia message
MMS enables you to send video clips, images, photos, animations, slides
and sounds to other compatible mobiles and e-mail addresses.
An SMS will be converted to MMS automatically when media files (image,
video, audio, slides, etc.) are attached or subject or email addresses are
To send a multimedia message, enter the recipient's phone number in the
Type name or number bar, touch Type text message bar to enter
to open the option menu, touch Add
the text of the message. touch
to attach picture, video, audio
subject to insert a subject, and touch
and so on.
When finished, touch
to send the multimedia message.
Touch to create a new message
Touch to search in all messages
6012D only.
Attach options:
• Choose a Photo
Access Gallery or File manager to select a picture
as attachment.
• Take a Photo
Access Camera to capture a new picture for
• Choose a Video
Access Gallery or File manager to select a video
as attachment.
• Record a Video
Access Camcorder to record a new video for
• Choose an Audio
Access to select an audio file as attachment.
• Record an Audio
Enter voice message recorder to record a voice
message for attaching.
4.1.2 Manage messages
• Slideshow
Enter Edit slide show screen, touch Add slide to
create a new slide, and touch currently existing
slide to edit it (see following picture). Touch
to get more options, like slide duration setting,
music adding, etc.
When a new message comes, an icon
will appear on status bar as
notification. Drag down the status bar to open the Notification panel,
touch the new message to open it. You can also access Messaging and
touch the new message to open it.
• Share Contact
Access People to select one or more contact(s)
to attach.
To reply to a message, touch the current message to enter messagecomposing screen, enter the text, then touch .
• Share Calendar
Access Calendar to select one or more event(s)
to attach.
• Share Location
• Draw a Sketch
Add location(s) in attachment to share with your
Draw a sketch to add it in attachment.
Touch to go to previous or next slide
Touch to preview current slide
Touch to edit the title of this slide
Messages are displayed in conversational order.
Touch and hold a message in message details screen, the following options
will be available:
• Copy
This option only available for SMS. Touch to copy
current message content and past it to Type text
message bar of the new message you are going
to compose.
• Forward
Touch to forward the message to another recipient.
• Delete message
Delete the current message.
Only supported by iSMS service.
• Lock/Unlock
Touch to lock/unlock the message so it can't/can
be deleted if you reach maximum number of stored
• View message
Touch to view details of the message.
• Select text
Touch to select the message text to copy, cut, add
to dictionary, etc.
• Save message to This option displays when the message is an SMS.
SIM card
Touch to save the message to SIM card.
4.1.3 Adjust message settings
In message list screen, touch
Multimedia messages (MMS)
• Group messaging
Mark the checkbox to send a single message to
multiple recipients.
• Delivery reports
Select to request a delivery report for each
multimedia message you send.
• Read reports
Select to request a report on whether each recipient
has read a multimedia message sent by you.
• Send read report
Select to request a report on whether the multimedia
message is sent out.
• Auto-retrieve
Select to download full MMS message (including
message body and attachment) automatically to
your phone. Otherwise, download only the MMS
message header.
• Roaming autoretrieve
Select to download full MMS message (including
message body and attachment) automatically
when roaming. Otherwise, download only the
MMS message header to avoid extra charges.
• Creation mode
Touch to set MMS creation mode when composing
• Maximum
message size
Select to edit the message size, but it should not
be more than 300KB.
• Priority
Set MMS priority as High, Normal or Low.
and select Settings.
Text messages (SMS)
• Delivery reports
Mark to request a delivery report for each text
message you send.
• Manage SIM
Touch to view or manage messages on your SIM
• Edit quick text
Touch to add or edit message templates.
• SMS service centre Touch to view or edit your SMS service centre.
• Validity period
Touch to select SMS validity period.
• SMS storage
Touch to select phone or SIM card to store
• Alphabet
Touch to select auto format, super compact or
precise mode.
• Notifications
Select to display message notifications in status bar.
• Mute
Select to make phone mute as a notification when
receiving a new message.
• Select ringtone
Touch to select a ringtone as a new message
notification tone.
• Chat wallpaper
Touch to select
• Message font size
Touch to select message font size.
• Show email
Mark the checkbox to include email address in
contact results.
• Delete old
Select to delete old messages when maximum
number of stored messages is reached.
• Text message limit Touch to set the number of text messages to be
saved per conversation.
The first time you set up your phone, you can select to use an existing
Gmail account or to create a new Email account.
4.2.1 Gmail ...................................................................
As Google's web-based email service, Gmail is configured when you first
set up your phone. Gmail on your phone can be automatically synchronized
with your Gmail account on the web. Unlike other kinds of email account,
each message and its replies in Gmail are grouped in your inbox as a single
conversation; all emails are organized by labels instead of folders.
To access Gmail
• Multimedia
message limit
Touch to set the number of multimedia messages
to be saved per conversation.
• Cell Broadcast
Touch to enable or disable cell broadcast service
or to choose language and channel for it.
• Enable WAP
Mark the checkbox to enable to receive WAP
• Auto-Launch SL
Mark the checkboxt to automatically launch
Service Loading (SL) message when received.
Gmail displays messages and conversations from one single Gmail account
at a time, if you own more than one account, you can add an account by
and select Settings from Inbox screen, then touch ADD
ACCOUNT. When finished, you can switch to another by touching the
account name from Inbox screen, then select the account you want to
• Enable userpin
Mark the checkbox to enable to receive omacp
message with userpin.
To create and send emails
From the Home screen, touch the Application tab to enter the applications
list, then touch Gmail.
• Touch the icon
from Inbox screen.
• Enter recipient(s)’s email address in To field, and if necessary, touch
and select Add Cc/Bcc to add a copy or a blind copy to the
• Enter the subject and the content of the message.
To reply or forward emails
• Touch
and select Attach picture or Attach video to add an
• Reply
When viewing an email, touch
• Finally, touch the icon
• Reply all
Touch and select Reply all to send message to all
people in a mail loop.
• Forward
Touch and select Forward to forward the
received mail to other people.
to send.
• If you do not want to send the mail out right away, you can touch
and then Save draft or touch the Back key to save a copy. To view the
draft, touch your account name to display all labels, then select Drafts.
If you do not want to send or save the mail, you can touch
touch Discard.
to reply this
and then
Managing Gmails by Labels
To add a signature to emails, touch
and then touch Settings from
inbox screen, choose an account, then touch Signature.
To conveniently manage conversations and messages, you can organize
them using a Label.
To receive and read your emails
To label a conversation when reading a conversation’s messages, touch
and Change labels to assign a label for the conversation.
When a new email arrives, you will be notified by a ringtone or vibration,
and an icon
will appear on Status bar.
Touch and drag down the Status bar to display the Notification panel,
touch the new email to view it. Or you can also access the Gmail Inbox
label and touch the new mail to read it.
You can search for an email by sender, recipient, subject, etc.
• Touch the icon
To view conversations by labels when viewing your inbox or another
conversation list, touch your account name, then touch a label to view a
list of conversations within that label.
To manage labels, touch
select Manage labels.
and Settings, then touch your account and
from Inbox screen.
• Enter the keyword you want to search for in the searching box and
on the software keyboard.
Touch and hold a message thread to display below options:
Touch to archive the email message. To display the
archived messages.
Touch to delete the email message.
• Add star/
Remove star
Touch to mark an email message as read or unread.
Touch to open further options, like: Move to, Add
star, Mark as (not) important, Mute, Report
spam, etc.
To assign a star or remove the star from the
conversation. You can also add or delete star mark
by touching
icon at the end of each
message thread.
• Mark as (not)
To Mark the email as important or not important.
• Mute
To mute the entire conversation. When muted,
new mails related to this conversation will not be
displayed in Inbox, but archived.
• Report spam
To report the email message/conversation as spam.
• Report phishing To report the email message/conversation as phishing.
Gmail settings
To manage Gmail settings, touch
and select Settings in Inbox screen.
General settings
• Archive & delete
Touch to Show archive only, Show delete
only or to Show archive & delete.
• Swipe to archive
Mark the checkbox to swipe left or right
when viewing conversations.
• Sender image
Mark the checkbox to display photo beside
name in conversation list.
• Reply all
Touch to mark the checkbox to make the
default responding to messages.
• Auto-fit messages
Touch to mark the checkbox to zoom in/
out the messages to fit the screen.
• Auto-advance
Touch to select which screen to show after
you delete or archive a conversation.
• Message actions
Touch to show/hide message actions.
• Confirm before
Mark the checkbox to confirm before
deleting emails.
• Confirm before
Mark the checkbox to confirm before
archiving emails.
• Confirm before
Mark the checkbox to confirm before
sending emails.
Touch an account, the following settings will show:
4.2.2 Email ....................................................................
• Inbox type
To set this box as the default one.
• Notifications
Mark the checkbox to activate notification when
a new email arrives.
Besides your Gmail account, you can also set-up external POP3 or IMAP
email accounts in your phone.
• Inbox sound &
Touch to set Ringtone or vibration for Gmail
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then select Email.
• Signature
To add a signature text to the end of each mail
you send.
An email wizard will guide you through the steps to set-up an email
• Sync Gmail
Mark the checkbox to turn on/off Gmail sync.
• Enter the email address and password of the account you want to set-up.
• Days of mail to
Touch to set the duration of days for mail sync.
• Manage labels
Touch to open the Label screen, where you can
manage synchronization and notifications.
• Touch Next. If the account you entered is not provided by your service
provider in the phone, you will be prompted to go to the email account
settings screen to enter settings manually. Or you can touch Manual
setup to directly enter the incoming and outgoing settings for the email
account you are setting up.
• Download
Mark the checkbox to auto download attachments
to recent messages via Wi-Fi.
• Enter the account name and display name in outgoing emails.
and Settings. Touch
• To add another email account, you can touch
ADD ACCOUNT on the right of the title to create.
To create and send emails
• Touch the icon
from Inbox screen.
• Enter recipient(s) email address(es) in To field.
• If necessary, touch
copy to the message.
and touch Add Cc/Bcc to add a copy or a blind
• Enter the subject and the content of the message.
• Touch
, touch Attach file to add an attachment.
• Finally, touch
to send.
• If you do not want to send the mail right away, you can touch
Save draft or touch Back key to save a copy.
Hangouts .....................................................
4.3.3 To manage your friends
Google's instant messaging service, Hangouts, lets you communicate with
your friends whenever they are connected to this service.
Besides adding new friends to your friends list, touch
and selecting
People & options from your Chatting screen, the following actions will
be available:
To access this feature and sign in, touch the Application tab from the
Home screen, then touch Hangouts. All friends added by using Hangouts
from the web or phone will be displayed in your friends list.
Touch to add the person into a new group
Touch to add the person to your circles of Friends,
Family, Acquaintances or Following.
4.3.1 Chatting with your friends
• Notifications
Mark the checkbox to be notified of new
To start a chat, touch the name of a friend in your Friends list, then type
your message and finally touch .
• Block
Touch to block the friend from exchanging
messages. If blocked, you will no longer receive
direct messages and notifications, but this person
will still be present in any group Hangouts you
have in common. All blocked friends can be
viewed by touching
and Settings, then
touch Blocked People. To unblock a friend,
touch Unblock besides the name of this friend.
from Friends list screen to display options, then
To sign out, touch
touch Settings\Sign out.
You can invite other friends to join in a group chat by touching
select Add people on group chatting screen and then selecting the friend
you want to add.
4.3.2 To add a new friend
From Friends list, touch the icon
to add a new friend. Type name, email
or number of the friend you want to add, and then touch Message or
Video call to start a chat.
A notification with this invitation will be received by the friend. By touching
the invitation, the friend can select Decline or Reply in response.
4.3.4 Settings
A series of settings are available for your selection by touching
Friends list screen.
Calendar & Alarm clock &
Calculator ..............................
Calendar ......................................................
• Hangout requests Touch to view hangout request that you received
when someone sends you a message or invites
you to a video call for the first time.
• Snooze
Touch and select how long you'd like to go
without receiving Hangouts notifications. This
setting will temporarily disable notifications about
new messages and video calls.
• Archived
Touch to display all archived Hangouts that have
been prevented from displaying in the Hangouts
list. To unarchive a Hangout, touch and hold it till
appear, touch
and select Unarchive.
5.1.1 Multimode view
• Settings
Touch to open further personal settings for every
Hangout you have.
To change your Calendar view, touch the date title to open a drop-down
menu for your options. Touch the icon
to return to Today's view.
• Send feedback
Touch to send your feedback for Hangouts.
• Help
Touch to view Hangouts help through your
selected app.
Use Calendar to keep track of important meetings, appointments, etc.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Calendar.
You can display the Calendar in daily, weekly, monthly, or agenda view.
Agenda view
Day view
Week view
Month view
In Agenda, Day or Week
view touch an event to view
its details.
Touch a day in Month
view to open that day's
5.1.2 To create new events
Important options by touching
You can add new events from any Calendar view.
• Refresh
To refresh the calendar.
• Touch the icon
• Search
To search in the calendar.
to access new event edit screen.
• Fill in all required information for this new event. If it is a whole-day
event, you can select All day.
• When finished, touch DONE from the top of the screen.
To quickly create an event from Day, Week view screen, touch and hold
an empty spot or an event to open Option menu, then touch New event
to enter the event details screen of the time you have previously selected.
Or you can also touch an empty spot till it turns orange, then tap again to
enter new event editing screen.
5.1.3 To delete or edit an event
To share, delete or edit an event, touch the event to enter details screen,
to share the event to other people by Bluetooth, Email
touch the icon
and messaging, etc., touch the icon
to edit the event, and touch the
icon to delete.
5.1.4 Event reminder
If a reminder is set for an event, the upcoming event icon
will appear
on Status bar as a notification when the reminder time arrives.
from Calendar main screen:
• Calendars to display To show or hide, remove or add calendars.
• Clear events
To clear events in the calendar.
• Go to
Select to go to specific date.
• Settings
To set a series of Calendar settings.
Time .............................................................
Your mobile phone has a built-in clock.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Time.
Alarm to add or set an alarm.
5.2.1 To set an alarm
From Time screen, touch
to enter Alarm screen, touch
a new alarm. Following options will show:
to add
• Time
Scroll up or down to select time for your alarm.
• Label
Touch to set a name for the alarm.
• Repeat
Touch to select days you want alarm to work.
Touch Snooze to turn off all event reminders for 5 minutes.
• Volume
Slide to adjust volume for alarm ringtone.
Touch Back key to keep the reminders pending in the status bar and the
Notification panel.
• Vibrate
Select to activate vibration.
• Ringtone
Touch to select a ringtone for the alarm.
Touch and drag down the status bar to open the Notification panel, touch
event name to view Calendar notification list.
When finished, touch OK to confirm.
Touch and hold an already existing alarm and touch Delete alarm to
delete the selected alarm.
To switch between panels, touch
from basic panel to open option
menu and touch Scientific calculator.
Basic calculator
Scientific calculator
5.2.2 To adjust alarm settings
Touch Menu icon
• Alarm in silent
• Snooze duration
• Auto-silence
• Volume buttons
• Turn over to
from Alarm screen. The following options will be
Select to play alarm with sound or vibration even
when the phone is in Silent mode.
Touch to set temporary turn off time of an
Touch to set the duration of alarms.
Touch to set side Volume up/down key
behaviors when alarm sounds: None, Snooze
or Dismiss.
Touch Turn over to activate to choose the
status Snooze or Dismiss. Touch the switch
to turn on/off snoozing or dismissing
the alarm by turning over the phone.
Calculator ....................................................
With Calculator, you can solve many mathematical problems.
Enter a number and the arithmetic operation to be performed, enter the
second number, then touch "=" to display the result. Touch
to delete
digits one by one, touch
to delete all at one time.
When some numbers or operations have been entered, touch and hold
the entering bar to open a menu offering further operations:(1)
• Cut
To cut selected text.
• Copy
• Paste
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Calculator.
To copy selected text.
To paste what you have previously copied to the
entering bar.
There are two panels available: Basic calculator and Scientific calculator.
Option will not appear unless copy or cut operation has been made.
Getting connected ................
To connect to the internet with this phone, you can use GPRS/EDGE/3G
networks or Wi-Fi, whichever is most convenient.
Connecting to the Internet
To activate/deactivate Data roaming
When roaming, you can decide to connect/disconnect to a data service.
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch SIM management\Roaming\Data roaming.
• Mark/Unmark the checkbox to activate or deactivate data roaming.
• When Data roaming is deactivated, you can still perform data exchange
with a Wi-Fi connection (refer to "6.1.2 Wi-Fi").
6.1.1 GPRS/EDGE/3G
6.1.2 Wi-Fi
You can touch
Using Wi-Fi, you can connect to the Internet when your phone is within
range of a wireless network. Wi-Fi can be used on your phone even
without a SIM card inserted.
on Quick setting bar to connect the network.
To check the network connection you are using, touch the Application tab
on the Home screen, then touch Settings\More...\Mobile networks\
Access Point Names or Network operators.
• Touch
To create a new access point
A new GPRS/EDGE/3G network connection can be added to your phone
with the following steps:
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch More...\Mobile networks\Access Point Names
• Then touch
and select New APN.
• Enter the required APN information.
• When finished, touch
To turn Wi-Fi on and connect to a wireless network
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch the switch
beside Wi-Fi to turn on/off Wi-Fi.
• Touch Wi-Fi, the detailed information of detected Wi-Fi networks is
displayed in the Wi-Fi networks section.
• Touch a Wi-Fi network to connect. If the network you selected is
secured, you are required to enter a password or other credentials (you
may contact your network operator for details). When finished, touch
and Save.
To activate notification when a new network is detected
When Wi-Fi is on and the network notification is activated, the Wi-Fi icon
will appear on the status bar whenever the phone detects an available
wireless network within range. The following steps activate the notification
function when Wi-Fi is on:
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch Wi-Fi, then
and select Advanced.
• Mark/Unmark the Network notification checkbox to activate/
deactivate this function.
Using Browser, you can enjoy surfing the Web.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Browser.
To go to a web page
On Browser screen, touch the URL bar at the top, enter the address of
the web page.
Touch to delete all contents
Touch to search and go to this address
To add a Wi-Fi network
When Wi-Fi is on, you may add new Wi-Fi networks according to your
• Touch
Touch to go the suggested web site
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch Wi-Fi, and then touch
Touch to input the suggested address
• Enter the name of the network and any required network information.
• Touch Save.
When successfully connected, your phone will be connected automatically
the next time you are within range of this network.
To forget a Wi-Fi network
The following steps prevent automatic connections to networks which you
no longer wish to use.
• Turn on Wi-Fi, if it’s not already on.
The URL bar will hide after a few seconds. To show the URL bar, you
can touch and slide down the screen.
To set homepage
from Browser screen to display option menu, touch
• Touch
Settings\General\Set home page.
• Choose a page or most visited website as your homepage.
• If you choose Other, enter the URL of the website you want to set as
your homepage, touch OK to confirm.
• In the Wi-Fi screen, touch & hold the name of the saved network.
• Touch Forget network in the dialog that opens.
6.2.1 Viewing web pages
To open new window/switch between windows
When opening a website, you can navigate on web pages by sliding your
finger on the screen in any direction to locate the information you want
to view.
Multiple windows can be opened at the same time for your convenience.
• Touch
to open all windows' thumbnails.
• Slide up and down to view all windows, touch one to view it.
To zoom in/out of a web page
• Touch
Pinch/Spread your finger on the screen to zoom out/in of the web page.
• Touch
and select New incognito tab to open a window without
any trace.
To quickly zoom into a section of a web page, double-tap on the section
you want to view. To return to normal zoom level, double-tap again.
• To close a window, touch
it sideways.
To find text on a web page
Other options:
• Touch
from web page screen, then touch Find on page.
• Enter the text or phrase you want to find.
• The first word with matching characters will be highlighted on the
screen, and subsequent matches will be boxed.
• Touch the up or down arrow to switch to the previous or next matching
• When finished, you can touch
or the Back key to close the search
Further operations for the text on a web page
You can copy, share or search the text from a web page:
• Touch and hold the text to highlight.
• Move the two selecting tabs in orange to locate the text. Or touch
SELECT ALL to select all words in this web screen.
• Touch to show further options, including Copy, Share, Find and
Web Search.
• When finished, touch
or the Back key to deactivate the mode.
to open a new window.
on the window you want to close or slide
To refresh the current page.
To stop opening the current page.
Home page
To get back to the homepage you set.
Save to
To add the current website page as bookmark.
To close all tabs and exit.
Save for offline To save the web page for offline reading. You can find
it by touching and then touching BOOKMARKS\
Share page
To share the current page with your friends via various
ways, like Message, Email, Bluetooth, etc.
Find on page To input contents you want to find on the current
To enable/disable computer version websites.
desktop site
To see the bookmarks and browsing history.
To access a series of Browser settings.
To see the version of browser.
6.2.2 Manage links, history, downloads
Manage bookmarks
To manage a link, phone number or address displayed on a web
To bookmark a web page
• Link
• Touch
and touch Save to bookmarks, or from the History
screen, touch the star beside the URL.
Touch the link to open the web page.
Touch and hold the link to open options for further
operation, like open in new window, save link, Copy
link URL, etc.
• Phone number Touch to call the phone number.
• Address
Touch to open Google Maps and locate the address.
• Open the web page you want to bookmark.
• Enter the name and the location if needed and touch OK to confirm.
To open a bookmark
• Touch
and touch Bookmarks/History, or touch the icon
enter the Bookmarks screen.
• Touch the bookmark you want to open.
To view Browser history
• Touch
from Browser screen.
• Touch Bookmarks/History.
• Touch HISTORY tab to view browser history.
• Touch SAVED PAGES to view the pages you saved.
To download a web application/view your downloads
Before downloading a web application, you need to enable your phone to
install web applications (touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
touch Settings\Security, mark checkbox of Unknown sources, finally
touch OK to confirm).
To download a item, touch the item or the link you want to download.
• You can also touch and hold to display the options screen, then touch
Open or Open in new window.
Touch and hold a bookmark in the bookmark list to view
additional options:
• Edit bookmark
Touch to edit information of bookmark.
• Add shortcut to
To add a bookmark shortcut to the Home
• Share link
To share the bookmark.
• Copy link URL
To copy the bookmark link.
• Delete bookmark Touch to delete bookmark.
• Set as homepage
To set this page as the homepage.
To cancel a download, touch the downloaded item from the Notification
panel, touch and hold the item to be deleted, and touch to confirm.
To view items you have downloaded, touch the Application tab, then
6.2.3 Settings
A series of settings are available for your adjustment. To access Browser
from Browser screen, and touch Settings.
settings, touch
• Remember
Mark to save usernames and passwords for
• Clear passwords
Touch to clear all saved passwords.
• Enable notificationsTouch to select notification type.
• Set home page
Touch to set homepage.
• Clear notification
• Form auto-fill
Mark the checkbox to fill out web forms with a
single touch.
• Auto-fill text
Touch to set up text to auto-fill in web forms.
• Force enable zoom Mark to control a website's zoom as you prefer.
Touch to clear notification access to all websites.
Privacy & security
• Text scaling
Slide to change the size of the text display.
• Clear cache
Touch to clear locally cached content and
• Zoom on doubletap
Slide to change the magnification level when
double-tapping the page.
• Clear history
Touch to clear the browser history.
• Minimum font size Slide to change the minimum font size.
• Show security
Mark to show warning if there is a problem with
a site’s security.
• Font
• Contrast
• Accept cookies
Mark to allow sites to save and read cookie data.
• Clear all cookie
Touch to clear all browser cookies.
• Remember form
Mark to remember data in forms for later use.
• Clear form data
Touch to clear all the saved form data.
• Enable location
Mark to allow sites to request access to your
• Clear location
Touch to select fonts.
• Inverted rendering Mark to display pages in invert color.
Slide to change pages contrast. It is grey, unless
you mark Inverted rendering.
Touch to clear location access for all websites.
• Set search engine Touch to select a search engine.
• Open in
Mark to open new windows behind the current
• Enable JavaScript
Mark to enable JavaScript.
• Multiple tabs per
Mark to allow one app use multiple tabs.
• Enable plug-ins
Touch to enable plug-ins.
Connecting to Bluetooth devices
• Website settings
Touch to view advanced settings for individual
• Default zoom
Touch to select the magnification level by
Bluetooth is a short-range wireless communication technology that you
can use to exchange data, or connect to other Bluetooth devices for
various uses.
• Open pages
in overview
Mark the checkbox to open web pages zoomed
out, in an overview.
• Auto-fit pages
Mark to format web pages to fit the screen.
• Block pop-up
Mark the checkbox to prevent pop-up windows.
• Text encoding
Touch to select the character-encoding standard.
• Reset to default
Touch to clear all browser data and to reset all
settings to default.
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings,
To access this function, touch
then touch Bluetooth, your device and other available ones will show
on the screen.
To turn on Bluetooth
• Touch
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
to activate/deactivate this function.
To make your phone more recognizable, you can change your phone name
which is visible to others.
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
Bandwidth management
• Touch Bluetooth.
• Search result
Touch to enable/disable browser to preload
search results in the background.
• Touch
• Web page
Touch to enable/disable browser to preload the
linked web pages in the background.
• Load images
Mark to display images on web pages.
and select Rename phone.
• Enter a name, and touch Rename to confirm.
To make device visible
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch Bluetooth.
• Touch your device to make it visible or invisible.
• Quick controls
Mark to enable quick controls.
• Full screen
Mark to use the full screen mode.
• Touch
and select Visibility timeout to select the visible time.
You are recommended to use ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Bluetooth headsets,
which have been tested and proved compatible with phone. You can go
to for more information about ALCATEL ONE
TOUCH Bluetooth headset.
To pair/connect your phone with a Bluetooth device
To connect/disconnect your phone to/from the computer:
To exchange data with another device, you need to turn Bluetooth on
and pair your phone with the Bluetooth device with which you want to
exchange data.
• Use the USB cable that came with your phone to connect the phone to
a USB port on your computer. You will receive a notification that the
USB is connected.
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch Bluetooth.
• Touch a Bluetooth device you want to be paired with in the list.
• A dialog will popup, touch Pair to confirm.
• If the pairing is successful, your phone connects to the device.
To disconnect/unpair from a Bluetooth device
• Touch the Settings icon
beside the device you want to unpair.
• Touch Unpair to confirm.
Connecting to a computer
With the USB cable, you can transfer media files and other files between
micro SD card/internal storage and computer.
Before using MTP or PTP you should firstly mark USB debugging.
• To access this function, touch Settings\About phone, then touch
Build number 7 times. Now you may touch Settings\Developer
options\USB debugging.
• If you use mass storage, open the Notification panel and touch USB
connected, then touch Mount in the dialog that opens to confirm that
you want to transfer files.
• If you use MTP or PTP, your phone will be automatically connected.
To disconnect (from mass storage):
• Unmount the microSD card on your computer.
• Open the Notification panel and touch Turn off.
For the operating system Windows XP or lower, you should
download and install Windows Media Player 11 on your computer
from the following link:
To locate the data you have transferred or downloaded in the
internal storage:
• Touch the Application tab from the Home screen to open the
applications list.
• Touch File Manager.
All data you have downloaded is stored in File Manager, where you can
view media files (videos, photos, music and others), rename files, install
applications into your phone, etc.
To rename or secure your portable hotspot
To format a microSD card
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch Storage.
• Touch Format SD card, a popup message appears to warn you that
formatting the miscroSD card will erase its contents.
• Touch
to confirm.
Sharing your phone's mobile data connection
You can share your phone's mobile data connection with a single
computer via a USB cable(USB tethering) or with up to eight devices at
once by turning your phone into a portable Wi-Fi hotspot.
The functions below may incur additional network charges from
your network operator. Extra fees may also be charged in
roaming areas.
To share your phone's data connection via USB
Use the USB cable that along with your phone to connect the phone to a
USB port on your computer.
• Drag down the Notification panel and touch
to access Settings.
then the Settings icon
• Touch More...\Tethering & portable hotspot.
• Mark\unmark the checkbox of USB tethering to activate/deactivate
this function.
To share your phone's data connection as a portable Wi-Fi
• Drag down the Notification panel and touch
to access Settings.
then the Settings icon
When Portable Wi-Fi hotspot is activated, you could change the name of
your phone's Wi-Fi network (SSID) and secure its Wi-Fi network.
• Drag down the Notification panel and touch
then the Settings icon
to access Settings. Drag down the Notification panel and touch then
the Settings icon to access Settings.
• Touch More...\Tethering & portable hotspot\Wi-Fi hotspot.
• Touch Set up Wi-Fi hotspot to change the network SSID or set your
network security.
• Touch Save.
Connecting to virtual private networks
Virtual private networks (VPNs) allow you to connect to the resources
inside a secured local network from outside that network. VPNs are
commonly deployed by corporations, schools, and other institutions so
that their users can access local network resources when not inside that
network, or when connected to a wireless network.
To add a VPN
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch
• Touch More...\VPN settings and then touch
• In the screen that opens, follow the instructions from your network
administrator to configure each component of the VPN settings.
• Touch Save.
The VPN is added to the list on the VPN settings screen.
Before adding a VPN, you should set a lock screen pattern, PIN
code or password for your phone.
• Touch More...\Tethering & portable hotspot.
• Touch the switch
this function.
beside Wi-Fi hotspot to activate/deactivate
To connect/disconnect to a VPN
To connect to a VPN:
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch More...\VPN settings.
• VPNs you have added are listed; touch the VPN you want to connect
• In the dialog that opens, enter any requested credentials and touch
Google Play Store
Google Play Store is an online software store, where you can download
and install applications and games to your Android Powered Phone.
To open Google Play Store:
• Touch the Application tab from the Home screen, then touch Play Store.
To disconnect:
• For the first time you access Google Play Store, a screen with terms of
service pops up for your attention, touch Accept to continue.
• Open the Notification panel and touch the resulting notification for VPN
and then select Help to enter Google Play Store help page for
more information on this function.
To edit/delete a VPN
To edit a VPN:
• Touch
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings.
• Touch More...\VPN settings.
• VPNs you have added are listed; touch & hold the VPN you want to
Locate the item you want to download
and install
Google Play Store home page provides several ways to find applications. It
showcases applications and games in categorized listings.
Touch the top right corner and select My apps to see all your downloads.
Touch to search in Play Store
• Touch Edit profile.
• After finished, touch Save.
To delete:
• Touch and hold the VPN you want to delete, in the dialog that opens,
touch Delete profile.
Slide left and right to see all categories
Depending on your country and operator.
Touch a category to browse its contents. You can also select a
subcategory if there is any. Within each category you can select to view
items sorted by Top paid, Top free, Top grossing, etc
Download and install
To open the application you have downloaded:
• On Google Play Store Apps screen, touch the top right corner and select
My apps.
• Touch the installed application in the list, then touch OPEN.
To buy an application
To download & install:
• Navigate to the item you want to download, and select to enter the
details screen from which you can read its description, overall rating or
comments, view developer’s information, etc.
On Google Play Store, some applications are labeled as free, while some
of them are to be paid for before downloading and installing.
• Touch the application you want to buy.
• Touch INSTALL to preview the functions and data the application can
access on your phone if you install it.
• Touch the price to preview the functions and data the application can
access on your phone if you install it.
• Touch ACCEPT to download.
• Touch Continue to confirm.
• The progress of the download will show on the details screen, touch
STOP to stop downloading the item. You can also access this screen
through the Notification panel.
• When making your first purchase, you are required to input your credit
card information and to log in to Google payment and billing service.
• After download and installation have finished, you will see a notification
on the status bar.
Be especially cautious with applications that have access to many
functions or to a significant amount of your data. Once you accept,
you are responsible for results of using this item on your phone.
• If your account has multiple credit card accounts, select one to
• Select the Terms of service link and read the document. When finished,
touch the Back key.
• Mark the checkbox if you agree with the terms of service.
• Touch Buy now at the bottom of the screen.
When finished, Android downloads the application.
Google Paid applications may not be available to users in some countries.
To request a refund
Update notification
If you are not satisfied with the application, you can ask for a refund within
15 minutes of the purchase. Your credit card will not be charged and the
application will be removed. If you change your mind, you can install the
application again, but you will not be able to request a refund.
On Google Play Store Apps screen, touch the top right corner and touch
Settings\Notifications to enable update notification.
• Touch the top right corner and touch My apps from Google Play Store
Apps screen.
• Touch the application that you want to uninstall and refund.
To auto update all installed applications, touch the top right corner from
My apps screen, and then touch Settings\Auto-update apps to enable
this function.
• Touch REFUND to uninstall the application and refund. If the button
becomes UNINSTALL, your trial period has expired.
To auto update one specific application, touch the top right corner and
mark the checkbox of Auto-update from the app details screen.
• In the survey form, select the answer that best matches your reason,
and touch OK.
Rate and review
Open the details screen for an application, touch the stars
besides Rate & review to award and input comments, touch OK to
Manage your downloads
After you downloaded and installed an application, the following further
operations are available for your selection.
On Google Play Store Apps screen, touch the top right corner and touch
My apps.
Auto update
You can report an inappropriate application to Google Play Store by
flagging it. Open the details screen for the application, scroll to the bottom
and touch Flag as inappropriate, enter the reason and finally touch
On Google Play Store Apps screen, touch the top right corner and touch
My apps. Touch the application you want to uninstall to enter the details
screen, touch UNINSTALL, and finally touch OK to confirm.
On Google Play Store Apps screen, touch the top right corner and touch
My apps. Touch the application you want to uninstall for a refund, touch
REFUND, and finally touch OK to confirm.
Multimedia applications
Camera ........................................................
Your mobile phone is fitted with a Camera for taking photos and shooting
Before using the Camera, please be sure to open the protective lens cover
before use to avoid it affecting your picture quality.
Touch to switch between front/back camera
Touch to show settings
Touch to select flash modes
Touch the screen to set a focus. Double-tap or
pinch two or more fingers together or spread
them apart to zoom in/out
Slide to view pictures or videos you have taken
Slide to switch between camera and camcorder
Touch to take a picture
To take a picture
The screen acts as the viewfinder. First position the object or landscape
in the viewfinder, touch the screen to focus if necessary, touch
icon to
take the picture which will be automatically saved.
To shoot a video
First position the object or landscape in the viewfinder, and touch
to pause recording, touch
again or press
to start recording. Touch
the Back key to save the video.
Further operations when viewing a picture/video you have taken
• Touch the icons below the screen to share and edit the photo or video
you have taken.
• Touch the photo icon to access Gallery.
8.1.1 Settings in framing mode
Before taking a photo/shooting a video, touch the icon
number of settings in framing mode.
to adjust a
Back camera shooting mode
Touch to activate High-Dynamic Range.
• Panorama
Touch to switch to Panorama mode.
• Night
Touch to switch to Night mode.
• Full screen
Touch to turn on/off the full screen view.
• Tap shooting
Touch to turn on/off tap shooting function.
• Shutter sound
Touch to turn on/off shutter sound.
• Picture size
Touch to select picture size.
• Timer
Touch to select pause duration before capturing
Front camera shooting mode
Switch to front camera, touch
to access camera settings and below
options will display for your choice:
• Tap shooting
Touch to turn on/off tap shooting function.
• Expression (4-shot) Touch to turn on expression (4-shot) function
and once four photos taken, the phone will
automatically synthesize and save in one
• Shutter sound
Touch to turn on/off shutter sound.
• Timer
Touch to turn off or set duration of timer while
Camcorder settings
• Video quality
Gallery acts as a media player for you to view photos and playback videos.
In addition, a set of further operations to pictures and videos are available
for your choice.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Gallery.
Touch to open camera
Touch to stitch and edit pictures
Touch to select categories: Albums, Locations,
Touch the album to spread it apart
Touch to set Video quality.
Slide left or right to view more albums
To view a picture/play a video
Pictures and videos are displayed by albums in Gallery.
• Touch an album and all pictures or videos will spread the screen.
• Touch the picture/video directly to view or play it.
• Slide left/right to view previous or next pictures/videos.
Working with pictures
You can work with pictures by editing them, sharing them with friends,
setting them as contact photo or wallpaper, etc.
Touch Edit from full-screen picture view, more options will display for
you to choose.
YouTube ......................................................
YouTube is an online video-sharing service where the user can download,
share and view videos. It supports a streaming function that allows you
to start watching videos almost as soon as they begin downloading from
the Internet.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch YouTube.
As an online video service, your phone must have a network
connection to access YouTube.
go back to picture display screen.
undo the previous modification.
redo the previous modification.
save the modified picture.
All videos in YouTube are grouped into several categories, like Most
Popular, Most Discussed, Featured Videos, etc.
Touch to search for a video
Batch operation
Gallery provides a multi-select function, so that you can work with
pictures/videos in batches.
Touch to play the video and to show more
Open the main Gallery window or an album, touch
and select Select
album or Select item to activate batch operation mode (you can also
touch and hold one album/picture), then touch albums/pictures you want
to work on. Touch
icon to delete selected ones. Touch
to share
selected ones.
By touching
from YouTube screen, you can set General settings and
Search settings for YouTube. For details about these features, please visit
the YouTube website:
8.3.1 Watch videos
8.4.1 Playing music
Touch a video to play it. In the Playing screen, you can view information
and video comments, and also browse links to related videos.You can also
rate, share, label as favorite, create a new playlist, etc from this screen.
Touch a song or touch Play from drop-down menu to play the song.
To exit video playing screen, touch the Back key to return to the video
Music ............................................................
Using this menu, you can play music files stored on the microSD card in
your phone. Music files can be downloaded from computer to microSD
card using a USB cable.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Music.
You will find four categories in which all songs are classified: Artists,
Albums, Songs and Playlists. Slide left and right to view all. Touch
and touch Shuffle all to shuffle all songs.
Touch to play the current playlist in shuffle mode (tracks are played in
random order).
Touch to skip to the previous track in the album, playlist, or shuffle.
Touch to pause/resume playback.
Touch to skip to the next track in the album, playlist, or shuffle.
Touch to select repeat mode: Repeating all songs, Repeating current
song, or Repeat is off.
Touch to show the displaying song.
Touch to open Music setting options.
While playing songs with Music, the operation of pause, play or
skip is still available even if the screen is locked.
Adjust sound effects
and touch Sound effects from playing screen to enable and
adjust sound effects.
8.4.2 Working with playlists
Playlists allow you to conveniently organize all songs stored in the SD
Google Maps (1) ................
You can create a new playlist, add a song to the list, and delete or rename
a playlist.
Get My Location
9.1.1 Choose a data source to decide My Location
To create a playlist
and then touch
Touch Recently added from Playlists screen, touch
Save as playlist, enter the name and finally touch Save.
To delete a playlist
Touch and hold a playlist to show the menu, then touch Delete.
To rename a playlist
Touch and hold a playlist to show the menu, then touch Rename. When
finished, touch Save to confirm.
Video Player ................................................
on Quick setting bar to get to Settings, touch Location access.
Mark the checkbox of Access to my location, then the Switch
besides GPS satellites will be automatically on to set GPS as My location
data source.
Or mark the checkbox of Google's location service to set Wi-Fi and/
or mobile networks as My Location data source.
9.1.2 Open Google Maps and view My Location
Touch the Application tab from the Home screen, then touch Maps.
icon on the map to view My Location.
The map will then center on a blue dot. Your actual position at the blue dot.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Video player.
Video player is a small built-in video player that lists all your videos.
Touch an item from the list to play. While playing, touch a point on the
timeline to jump to and play from.
It may vary depending on the app version of Maps.
To move the map, drag the map with your finger.
9.3.1 How to star (or unstar) a location
To zoom in and out of a map, pinch or spread your fingers, or you can also
zoom in by double-tapping a location on screen.
Touch a location on a map.
to save the location. (Or touch
Search for a location
While viewing a map, touch the search icon
Touch the address rectangle that opens.
to cancel the saving of that
to activate search function.
In the search box, enter an address, a city or a local business.
Touch the search icon to search, and in a while your search results will
appear on the map as red dots. You can touch one to show a label.
Touch to show more information
9.3.2 View a list of saved items
Slide left or right to view more search results
to view nearby saved places. Touch View all to view all saved
places list.
Touch a location in the list to view it.
Save a location
Just like bookmarking a web address on the Internet, you can star any
position on the map for later use.
Get driving, public transportation or walking
9.4.1 Get suggested routes for your trip
Touch icon
from Maps screen.
9.4.2 Preview suggested routes and decide on a route
more preferable or feasible to you
You can preview each turn in your route in Navigation, Satellite, and
other views.
• Touch Start to preview your selected route.
• Touch to open Route preview, Step-by-step list, Mute/Unmute
voice guidance, or Satellite view, touch the Back key to return to
previous view.
• Touch enter bar to edit your start point by entering an address or
selecting a saved item.
• Do likewise for your end point.
• To reverse directions, touch
• Then select a transport mode: driving by car, using public transportation,
or walking directions.
When selecting a more preferable or feasible route, distance and time
will be the two most important factors for your evaluation. Distance and
estimated time will be displayed at the bottom of the directions screen.
9.4.3 Search for locations along your route
Please refer to "9.2 Search for a location" for detailed information.
Arrangement of Layers
Layers allow you to view locations and additional information overlaid
on the map. You can add multiple layers or remove only certain layers
so you control exactly what information you want visible on the map at
one time.
10.3 Radio ............................................................
10.1 File Manager ................................................
Your phone is equipped with a radio (1). You can use the application as a
traditional radio with saved channels or with parallel visual information
related to the radio program on the display if you turn to stations that
offer Visual Radio service.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch File Manager.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Radio.
To use it, you must plug in your headset, which works as an
antenna connected with your phone.
File Manager works with both SD card and phone storage.
File Manager displays all data stored on both microSD card and phone
storage, including applications, media files; videos, pictures or audios you
have captured; other data transferred via Bluetooth, USB cable, etc.
Touch to go to previous saved channel
Touch to decrease 0.1MHz
Touch and hold to search and go to the nearest
lower frequency channel
Touch to increase 0.1MHz
When you download an application from PC to microSD card, you can
locate the application on File Manager, then touch it to install it in your
Touch to go to next saved channel
File Manager allows you to perform and be really efficient with the
following common operations: create (sub) folder, open folder/file, view,
rename, move, copy, delete, play, share, etc.
Touch to add the current station to favourites
Touch to play/stop
Touch to open and view the saved channels list
10.2 Sound Recorder ..........................................
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Sound Recorder.
Sound Recorder allows you to record voice/sound for seconds/hours.
The quality of the radio depends on the coverage of the radio station in that
particular area.
10.5 Alcatel Help ................................................
Available options:
• Save channel
Save the current tuned station to the channels list.
• Audio mode
Listen to the radio using loudspeaker or headset.
• Delete
Delete the channel.
• Enter frequency Enter the frequency manually.
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Alcatel Help.
Alcatel Help provides help when you have questions or need assistance
when using the phone.
• Search
Search for all available stations automatically.
10.6 Other applications
• RDS settings
Touch to select Channel information and Alternative
• Record FM
Record video voice of the current channel.
• Exit
Turn off the radio.
The previous applications in this section are preinstalled on your phone.
To read a brief introduction of the preinstalled 3rd party applications,
please refer to the leaflet provided with the phone. You can also download
thousands of 3rd party applications by going to Android Market on your
10.4 Setup Wizard .............................................
To access this function, touch the Application tab from the Home screen,
then touch Setup Wizard.
Setup Wizard helps set up your phone in multiple ways: language, input
method, mobile data connection, account setup and synchronization,
system update, etc. This will also be performed the first time you power
on your phone.
Application availability depends on country and operator.
Settings .........................
Drag down the Notification panel and touch
to access Settings.
then the Settings icon
Mark the checkbox of Set mobile data limit, then you can drag the
limit line and the warning line according to your limitation. Your mobile
data connection will be disabled when the specified limit is reached. You
can also choose a data usage cycle to view the statistics and related
applications of used data by your phone.
, and you can view more settings related to your data usage.
Data usage is measured by your phone, and your carrier may
count differently. Please consider using a conservative limit.
11.1 Wireless & networks
11.1.1 Wi-Fi
11.1.4 Airplane mode
Using Wi-Fi you can now surf the Internet without using your SIM card
whenever you are in range of a wireless network. The only thing you
have to do is to enter the Wi-Fi screen and configure an access point to
connect your phone to the wireless network.
Through More...\Airplane mode to simultaneously disable all wireless
connections including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and more.
For detailed instructions on using Wi-Fi, please refer to "6.1.2 Wi-Fi".
You can also open Airplane mode by touching AIRPLANE MODE on
Quick setting bar or in phone options when pressing Power key.
11.1.5 VPN settings
11.1.2 Bluetooth
Bluetooth allows your phone to exchange data (videos, images, music,
etc.) in a small range with another Bluetooth supported device (phone,
computer, printer, headset, car kit, etc.).
For more information on Bluetooth, please refer to "6.3 Connecting to
Bluetooth devices".
11.1.3 Data usage
To enable/disable mobile data by touching the switch
A mobile virtual private network (mobile VPN or mVPN) provides mobile
devices with access to network resources and software applications on
their home network, when they connect via other wireless or wired
networks. Mobile VPNs are used in environments where workers need to
keep application sessions open at all times, throughout the working day,
as the user connects via various wireless networks, encounters gaps in
coverage, or suspend-and-resumes their devices to preserve battery life. A
conventional VPN cannot survive such events because the network tunnel
is disrupted, causing applications to disconnect, time out, fail, or even the
computing device itself to crash.
For more information on VPN, please refer to "6.6 Connecting to
virtual private networks".
11.1.6 Tethering & portable hotspot
11.2 Device
This function allows you to share your phone's mobile data connection
via USB or as a portable Wi-Fi access point (Please refer to "6.5 Sharing
your phone's mobile data connection").
11.2.1 Gestures
11.1.7 Mobile networks
Mark the checkbox or touch to enable the following gestures: Turn over
to mute, Turn over to activate, Shake to switch music.
11.2.2 Sound
• Data connection
Touch to turn on/off data connection.
• 3G service
Touch to Enable 3G service or to select Network mode.
• Preferences
Use the Sound settings to configure ringtones for different events and
• Vibrate
Touch to view/edit/delete preferences.
• Silent mode
• Access Point Names
• Ringtone,
• Music, video,
games and other
• Alarms
You can select your preferred network with this menu.
• Network operators
You can select a network operator.
Mark the check box to vibrate phone for incoming
Mark the check box to silence all sounds except
media & alarms.
Slide to adjust volume of Ringtone, notifications
and system.
Slide to adjust multimedia volume of music, video,
games, etc.
Slide to adjust Alarms ringtone volume.
• Phone ringtone
Touch to select your default incoming call
• Crescendo ringing Mark the check box to enable Crescendo
• Default notification Touch to select your default notification ringtone.
11.2.4 Status bar
• Dial pad touch
• Audible selection
Touch the switch
to open all notifications of 3rd party applications
to be shown on the left top of the status bar.
Mark the check box to enable playing tones when
using dial pad.
Mark the check box to enable playing sound when
making screen selection.
Screen lock sound Mark the check box to enable sounds to play
when locking and unlocking the screen.
Haptic feedback
Mark the check box to activate vibration when
pressing soft keys and on certain UI interactions.
Power on ringtone Touch to set your default power on ringtone.
Shut down
Touch to set your default power off ringtone.
11.2.3 Display
You can also touch some apps icons to deactivate their notifications in
status bar.
11.2.5 Storage
Use these settings to monitor the total and available space on your phone
and on your microSD card; to manage your microSD card.
If a warning message comes up saying that phone memory is
limited, you are required to free up space by deleting some
unwanted applications, downloaded files, etc.
11.2.6 Battery management
• Lock screen
Mark the checkbox to show notifications on lock
• Wallpaper
Touch to set the wallpaper.
• Orientation
Mark the checkbox to select whether rotate
screen automatically or not.
• Automatic
Touch to adjust the brightness of the screen.
You can adjust power use via the screen brightness or screen timeout in
Display screen.
11.2.7 Applications
• Screen module
Touch to adjust screen module.
• Font size
Touch to set the fond size.
• Sleep
Touch to set screen timeout.
In battery screen you can view the battery usage data since you last
connected the phone to a power source. The screen also shows your
battery status and how long it has been used since last charging. Touch one
category, then you can learn its specific power consumption.
You use the Applications settings to view details about the applications
installed on your phone, to manage their data and force them to stop, and
to set whether you want to permit installation of applications that you
obtain from web sites and emails.
11.3 Personal
Find Me Back
11.3.1 Location access
Turn on the switch to activate the function. It will protect your privacy in
case of a theft or loss.
Use GPS satellites
Encrypt phone
Check to use your phone’s global positioning system (GPS) satellite
receiver to pinpoint your location within an accuracy as close as several
meters ("street level"). The process of accessing the GPS satellite and
setting your phone's precise location for the first time will require up to
5 minutes. You will need to stand in a place with a clear view of the sky
and avoid moving. After this, GPS will only need 20-40 seconds to identify
your precise location.
You can encrypt your accounts, settings,download apps and their data,
media and other files by touching Encrypt phone.
Mark the checkbox of Lock SIM card to lock the SIM card with PIN
11.3.2 Security
Touch Change SIM PIN to change the PIN code.
Set up screen lock
Make passwords visible
• None
Touch to disable screen unlock security.
Mark the checkbox to show passwords as you type.
• Slide
Touch to enable slide unlock mode.
Device administrators
• Face unlock Touch to look at your phone to unlock screen.
• Voice unlock Touch to speak to your phone to unlock screen.
• Pattern
Touch to draw pattern to unlock screen.
Touch to enter a numeric PIN to unlock screen.
• Password
Touch to enter a password to unlock screen.
Owner info
Touch to input owner information which will display on the lock screen.
Lock screen G-sensor
Set up SIM card lock
Choose a SIM card you want to configure.
Touch to view or deactivate device administrators.
Unknown sources
Mark the checkbox to permit installation of applications that you obtain
from web sites, emails, or other locations other than Android Market.
To protect your phone and personal data, download applications only
from trusted sources, such as Android Market.
Verify apps
Mark the checkbox to disallow or warn before installing apps which my
cause harm.
Mark the checkbox to lock screen G-sensor.
Trusted credentials
Touch to display trusted CA certificates.
Touch to select a default input method. Touch the Settings icon
the right of selected input method, a series of settings are available for
your selection.
Install from SD card
Touch to install encrypted certificates from the microSD card.
Android keyboard
Clear storage
The Android keyboard settings apply to the onscreen keyboard that is
included with your phone. The correction and capitalization features affect
only the English version of the keyboard. Available options are as follows:
Touch to remove all credentials.
Clear credentials
• Input languages
Touch to remove all credentials.
Touch to set input language.
11.3.3 Language & input
• Auto-capitalization
Use the Language & input settings to select the language for the text on
your phone and for configuring the onscreen keyboard. You can also
configure voice input settings and the pointer speed.
Mark the checkbox to have the onscreen keyboard automatically capitalize
the first letter of the first word after a period, the first word in a text field,
and each word in name fields.
• Vibrate on keypress
Touch to select the language and the region you want.
Mark the checkbox to have the phone vibrate briefly each time you touch
a key on the onscreen keyboard.
Spell checker
• Sound on keypress
Mark the checkbox to enable the system to show suggested words.
Mark the checkbox to play a brief sound each time you touch a key on
the onscreen keyboard.
Personal dictionary
• Popup on keypress
Touch to open a list of the words you’ve added to the dictionary. Touch a
word to edit or delete it. Touch the add button (+) to add a word.
Mark the checkbox to popup the key that you touched.
• Auto correction
Touch to turn on/off auto correction, or you can also adjust the sensitivity
of correction.
• Show correction suggestions
11.3.4 Backup and reset
Touch to show or not the correction suggestions while typing.
Back up my data
• Next word prediction
Touch to view settings about voice search, such as Language, Speech
output, etc.
Mark the checkbox to back up your phone’s settings and other application
data to Google Servers, with your Google Account. If you replace your
phone, the settings and data you’ve backed up are restored onto the new
phone for the first time you sign in with your Google Account. If you mark
this option, a wide variety of settings and data are backed up, including
your Wi-Fi passwords, bookmarks, a list of the applications you’ve
installed, the words you’ve added to the dictionary used by the onscreen
keyboard, and most of the settings that you configure with the Settings
application. If you unmark this option, you stop backing up your settings,
and any existing backups are deleted from Google Servers.
Text-to-speech output
Back up account
• Prefered engine
Touch to back up your account.
Touch to choose a preferred text-to-speech engine, touch the Settings
to show more choices for each engine.
Automatic restore
Mark the checkbox to popup word prediction.
• Advanced settings
Touch to view more advanced settings for android keyboard, such as Key
popup dismiss delay, Suggest Contact name, etc.
Voice search
• Speech rate
Mark the checkbox to restore your backed up settings or other data when
you reinstall an application.
Touch to open a dialog where you can select how quickly you want the
synthesizer to speak.
DRM reset
• Listen to an example
Touch to select delete all DRM licenses.
Touch to play a brief sample of the speech synthesizer, using your current
Pointer speed
Touch to open a dialog where you can change the pointer speed, touch
OK to confirm.
Factory data reset
Automatic date & time
Phone reset will erase all of your personal data from internal phone
storage, including information about your Google Account, any other
accounts, your system and application settings, and any downloaded
applications. Resetting the phone does not erase any system software
updates you’ve downloaded or any files on your microSD card. If you
reset the phone in this way, you’re prompted to re-enter the same kind of
information as when you first started Android.
Touch to select Use network/GPS provided time or Off.
When you are unable to power on your phone, there is another way to
perform a factory data reset by using hardware keys. Press the Volume
up key and the Power key at same time until the screen lights up.
11.4 Accounts
Mark the checkbox to use network provided time or use GPS provided
Automatic time zone
Mark the checkbox to use network-provided time zone. Or unmark to
set all values manually.
Set date
Touch to open a dialog where you can manually set the phone’s date.
Set time
Use the settings to add, remove, and manage your Email and other
supported accounts. You can also use these settings to control how and
whether all applications send, receive, and synchronize data on their
own schedules, and whether all applications can synchronize user data
Touch to open a dialog where you can manually set the phone’s time.
11.4.1 Add account
Use 24-hour format
Touch to add an account for selected app.
Select time zone
Touch to open a dialog where you can set the phone’s time zone.
Mark the checkbox to display the time using 24-hour clock format.
Select date format
11.5 System
Touch to open a dialog where you can select the format for displaying
11.5.1 Date & time
Use Date & Time settings to customize your preferences for how date
and time are displayed.
NTP sever
Touch to select NTP server for time auto update settings.
11.5.2 Schedule power on/off
Touch to preset the power on/off time and repeat mode.
11.5.3 Accessibility
11.5.4 Developer options
You use the Accessibility settings to configure any accessibility plug-ins you
have installed on your phone.
To access this function, touch Settings\About phone, then touch Build
number 7 times. Now Developer options is available.
The Development screen contains settings that are useful for developing
Android applications. For full information, including documentation of the
Android applications and development tools, see the Android developer
web site (
Touch to turn on/off TalkBack.
Magnification gestures
Touch to turn on/off to activate/deactivate zoom in/out function by tripletapping the screen.
Desktop backup password
Touch to set/change/remove desktop full backup password.
Power button ends call
Stay awake
Mark the checkbox to end a call by pressing Power key during the call.
Mark the checkbox to prevent the screen from dimming and locking when
the phone is connected to a charger or to a USB device that provides
power. Don’t use this setting with a static image on the phone for long
periods of time, or the screen may be marked with that image.
Speak passwords
Mark the checkbox to speak passwords while typing.
Protect SD card
Accessibility shortcut
Touch to turn on/off to enable/disable accessibility features.
Touch & hold delay
Mark the checkbox to select that Apps must request permission to read
SD card.
USB debugging
Touch to adjust the duration of touch and hold delay. This function enables
your phone to differ touch and touch & hold, which may avoid incorrect
Mark the checkbox to permit debugging tools on a computer to
communicate with your phone via a USB connection.
Power menu bug report
Enhance web accessibility
Touch to open a dialog which asks you to install scripts from Google which
make their web content more accessible. Touch Allow to confirm.
Mark the checkbox to select to include option in power menu for
submitting a bug report.
Allow mock locations
Show GPU overdraw
Mark the checkbox to permit a development tool on a computer to
control where the phone believes it is located, rather than using the
phone’s own internal tools for this purpose.
Mark the checkbox to show GPU overdraw.
Select debug app
Mark the checkbox to show surface updates.
Touch to select debug app.
Window animation scale
Wait for debugger
Touch to adjust the animation scale for your window.
Mark the checkbox to wait for debugger to attach before executing.
Transition animation scale
Verify apps over USB
Touch to adjust the animation scale while performing transition.
Mark the checkbox to check apps over USB.
Animation duration scale
Show touches
Touch to adjust the animation duration scale.
Mark the checkbox to show visual feedback for touches.
Disable HW overlays
Pointer location
Mark the checkbox to select to always use GPU for screen compositing.
Mark the checkbox to show current touch data.
Force GPU rendering
Show layout bounds
Mark the checkbox to forcely use 2D hardware acceleration in
Mark the checkbox to show clip bounds, margins, etc.
Show GPU view updates
Show surface updates
Force 4x MSAA
Mark the checkbox to enable 4x MSAA.
Mark the checkbox to show GPU view updates.
Show HW layers updates
Mark the checkbox to show hardware layers updates.
Strict mode enabled
Mark the checkbox to enable strict mode. After enabled, the screen will
flash when applications do long operations on the main thread.
Show CPU usage
11.5.6 Quick start
Mark the checkbox to show current CPU usage.
Mark the checkbox to activate Quick start to shorten boot time. You can
also enable this function in phone options when pressing Power key.
Profile GPU rendering
Mark the checkbox to use 2D hardware acceleration in applications.
11.5.7 Regulatory & Safety
Enable OpenGL traces
Touch to view information of product model, manufacture name, IMEI
number and some certification logo or text.
Touch to adjust OpenGL traces.
11.5.8 About phone
Enable traces
This contains information about things ranging from Legal information,
Model number, Firmware version, Baseband version, Kernel version, Build
number to those listed below:
Touch to adjust traces.
Don't keep activities
Mark the checkbox to destroy all activities as soon as you leave.
Background process limit
Touch to change the limit for background processes.
Show all ANRs
Mark the checkbox to show "Application Not Responding" dialog for
background applications.
11.5.5 Regulatory & Safety
Touch to view Regulatory & Safety information, including Product model,
Manufacturer name, etc.
System updates
Touch to check for system updates.
System udpates (storage)
Touch to check for system udpates (storage).
This contains the status of the Battery status, Battery level, My phone
number, Network, Signal strength, etc.
Legal information
Touch to view legal information.
You can learn more information about the phone such as model number,
firmware version, baseband version, kernel version and build number.
Making the most of your
phone ..................................
You can download software upgrade for free from the website (www.
• Application
It allows you to import downloaded mobile applications and have them
installed into your handset upon synchronization.
• Backup
It allows you to back up your contacts, messages, calendar, photos and
applications, then import the backup files to your phone.
Supported Operating Systems
12.1 ONE TOUCH Center
Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7.
ONE TOUCH Center includes:
• Contacts
12.2 Upgrade
It allows you to back up contact entries so that you don't have to worry
about losing, breaking, switching phones or changing service providers.
You can use Mobile Upgrade tool or FOTA Upgrade tool to update your
phone's software.
• Messages
12.2.1 Mobile Upgrade
It frees you from painstakingly inputting text on the keypads. All of your
messages are easily accessible and well-organized.
Download Mobile Upgrade from ALCATEL ONE TOUCH website (www. and install it on your PC. Launch the tool and update
your phone by following the step by step instructions (refer to the User
Guide provided together with the tool). Your phone’s software will now
have the latest software.
• Photos
It allows you to easily import photos from PC or the handset and organize
them in different albums for better management.
• Videos
It allows you to insert video files from PC for playback and then upload
to handset folder.
All personal information will be permanently lost following the
update process. We recommend you backup your personal data
using ONE TOUCH Center before upgrading.
• Music
It allows you to quickly search your favourites in PC, manage the ultimate
Library, and enjoy the easiest digital jukebox in your own mobile way.
12.2.2 FOTA Upgrade
Using FOTA Upgrade tool you can update your phone's software.
To access System Updates, please open the Notification panel and
and then
, then press About phone\System updates. Or
and access Settings\About phone\System
you can directly touch
updates. Touch Check for updates, and the phone will search for the
latest software. If you want to update the system, please touch the button
Download, after it's done please touch Install to complete the upgrade.
Now your phone's software will have the latest version.
You should turn on data connection before searching for updates. Settings
for auto-check intervals and reminders about upgrades are also available
once you restart the phone.
If you have chosen auto-check, when the system discovers the new
version, the icon
will appear in the status bar. Touch the notification to
access the System Updates directly.
During FOTA downloading or updating, to avoid errors in locating
the correct update packages, do not change your default storage
Telephone warranty..........
Your phone is warranted against any defect or malfunctioning which may
occur in conditions of normal use during the warranty period of twelve
(12) months (1) from the date of purchase as shown on your original
Batteries (2) and accessories sold with your phone are also warranted
against any defect which may occur during the first six (6) months (1) from
the date of purchase as shown on your original invoice.
In case of any defect of your phone which prevents you from normal
use thereof, you must immediately inform your vendor and present your
phone with your proof of purchase.
If the defect is confirmed, your phone or part thereof will be either
replaced or repaired, as appropriate. Repaired phone and accessories
are entitled to a one (1) month warranty for the same defect. Repair or
replacement may be carried out using reconditioned components offering
equivalent functionality.
This warranty covers the cost of parts and labor but excludes any other
The warranty period may vary depending on your country.
The life of a rechargeable mobile phone battery in terms of conversation time
standby time, and total service life, will depend on the conditions of use and
network configuration. Batteries being considered expendable supplies, the
specifications state that you should obtain optimal performance for your phone
during the first six months after purchase and for approximately 200 more
This warranty shall not apply to defects to your phone and/or accessory
due to (without any limitation):
1) Non-compliance with the instructions for use or installation, or with
technical and safety standards applicable in the geographical area where
your phone is used,
2) Connection to any equipment not supplied or not recommended by
TCT Mobile Limited,
3) Modification or repair performed by individuals not authorised by TCT
Mobile Limited or its affiliates or your vendor,
4) Modification, adjustment or alteration of software or hardware
performed by individuals not authorized by TCT Mobile Limited,
5) Inclement weather, lightning, fire, humidity, infiltration of liquids
or foods, chemical products, download of files, crash, high voltage,
corrosion, oxidation…
Accessories .......................
The latest generation of ALCATEL ONE TOUCH mobile phones offers
a built-in handsfree feature that allows you to use the telephone from a
distance, placed on a table for example. For those who prefer to keep
their conversations confidential, an earpiece is also available known as
the headset.
1. Charger
2. USB cable
3. Stereo headset
Only use your telephone with the ALCATEL ONE TOUCH
batteries, chargers and accessories in your box.
Your phone will not be repaired in cases where labels or serial numbers
(IMEI) have been removed or altered.
There are no express warranties, whether written, oral or implied, other
than this printed limited warranty or the mandatory warranty provided by
your country or jurisdiction.
In no event shall TCT Mobile Limited or any of its affiliates be liable for
indirect, incidental or consequential damages of any nature whatsoever,
including but not limited commercial or financial loss or damage, loss of
data or loss of image to the full extent those damages can be disclaimed
by law.
Some countries/states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of indirect,
incidental or consequential damages, or limitation of the duration of
implied warranties, so the preceding limitations or exclusions may not
apply to you.
Troubleshooting ................
Before contacting the service centre, you are advised to follow the
instructions below:
• You are advised to fully charge (
) the battery for optimal operation.
• Avoid storing large amounts of data in your phone as this may affect its
• Use Factory data reset and Mobile Upgrade tool to perform phone
formatting or software upgrading (to reset factory data, hold down the
Power key and the Volume up key at the same time under power
off mode). ALL User phone data: contacts, photos, messages and files,
downloaded applications will be lost permanently. It is strongly advised
to fully backup the phone data and profile via ONE TOUCH Center
before doing formatting and upgrading.
and carry out the following checks:
My phone is frozen or cannot be switched on
• Check the battery power level, charge for at least 20 minutes.
• Press and hold Power key for more than 7 seconds to try to restart.
• If it still does not work, please reset the phone using the Power key and
the Volume up key.
• If it still does not work, please use Factory data reset to reset the phone
or FOTA/Mobile Upgrade to upgrade software.
My phone has not responded for several minutes
• Restart your phone by pressing and holding the Power key.
• If it still does not work, please use Factory data reset to reset the phone
or FOTA/Mobile Upgrade to upgrade software.
My phone turns off by itself
• Check that your screen is locked when you are not using your phone, and
make sure the Power key is not mis-contacted due to unlocked screen.
• Check the battery charge level.
• If it still does not work, please use Factory data reset to reset the phone
or FOTA/Mobile Upgrade to upgrade software.
My phone cannot charge properly
• Make sure you are using an ALCATEL ONE TOUCH charger from the
• Make sure that your battery is not completely discharged; if the battery
power is empty for a long time, it may take around 20 minutes to display
the battery charger indicator on the screen.
• Make sure charging is carried out under normal conditions (0°C to
• When abroad, check that the voltage input is compatible.
My phone cannot connect to a network or "No service" is
• Try connecting in another location.
• Verify the network coverage with your operator.
• Check with your operator that your SIM card is valid.
• Try selecting the available network(s) manually (see "11.1.7 Mobile
• Try connecting at a later time if the network is overloaded.
My phone cannot connect to the Internet
• Check that the IMEI number (press *#06#) is the same as the one
printed on your warranty card or box.
• Make sure that the internet access service of your SIM card is available.
• Check your phone's Internet connecting settings.
• Make sure you are in a place with network coverage.
• Try connecting at a later time or another location.
Invalid SIM card
• Make sure the SIM card has been correctly inserted (see "Inserting or
removing the SIM card").
• Make sure the chip on your SIM card is not damaged or scratched.
• Make sure the service of your SIM card is available.
Unable to make outgoing calls
• Make sure you have dialed a valid number and have touched Call.
• For international calls, check the country and area codes.
• Make sure your phone is connected to a network, and the network is not
overloaded or unavailable.
• Check your subscription status with your operator (credit, SIM card
valid, etc.).
• Make sure you have not barred outgoing calls.
• Make sure that your phone is not in airplane mode.
Unable to receive incoming calls
• Make sure your phone is switched on and connected to a network
(check for overloaded or unavailable network).
• Check your subscription status with your operator (credit, SIM card
valid, etc.).
• Make sure you have not forwarded incoming calls.
• Make sure that you have not barred certain calls.
• Make sure that your phone is not in airplane mode.
The caller’s name/number does not appear when a call is
• Check that you have subscribed to this service with your operator.
• Your caller has concealed his/her name or number.
I cannot find my contacts
• Make sure your SIM card is not broken.
• Make sure your SIM card is inserted properly.
• Import all contacts stored in SIM card to phone.
The sound quality of the calls is poor
• You can adjust the volume during a call by pressing the Volume Up/
Down key.
• Check the network strength
• Make sure that the receiver, connector or speaker on your phone is
I am unable to use the features described in the manual
• Check with your operator to make sure that your subscription includes
this service.
• Make sure this feature does not require an ALCATEL ONE TOUCH
When I select a number from my contacts, the number cannot
be dialed
• Make sure that you have correctly recorded the number in your file.
• Make sure that you have selected the country prefix when calling a
foreign country.
I am unable to add a contact in my contacts
• Make sure that your SIM card contacts are not full; delete some files or
save the files in the phone contacts (i.e. your professional or personal
My callers are unable to leave messages on my voicemail
• Contact your network operator to check service availability.
I cannot access my voicemail
• Make sure your operator’s voicemail number is correctly entered in
"Voicemail number".
• Try later if the network is busy.
I am unable to send and receive MMS
• Check your phone memory availability as it might be full.
• Contact your network operator to check service availability and check
MMS parameters (see "4.1.3 Adjust message settings").
• Verify the server centre number or your MMS profile with your
• The server centre may be swamped, try again later.
SIM card PIN locked
• Contact your network operator to obtain the PUK code (Personal
Unblocking Key).
I am unable to connect my phone to my computer
• Install ALCATEL ONE TOUCH Center.
• Check that your USB driver is installed properly.
• Open the Notification panel to check if the Android Manager Agent has
been activated.
• Check that you have marked the checkbox of USB debugging.
• Check that your computer meets the requirements for ALCATEL ONE
TOUCH Android Manager Installation.
• Make sure that you’re using the right cable from the box.
How to make your battery last longer
• Make sure you follow the complete charge time (minimum 2.5 hours).
• After a partial charge, the battery level indicator may not be exact. Wait
for at least 20 minutes after removing the charger to obtain an exact
• Adjust the brightness of screen as appropriate
• Extend the email auto-check interval for as long as possible.
• Update news and weather information on manual demand, or increase
their auto-check interval.
• Exit background-running applications if they are not being used for a
long time.
• Deactivate Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or GPS when not in use.
The phone will become warm following prolonged calls, game
playing, internet surfing or running other complex applications.
• This heating is a normal consequence of the CPU handling excessive
data. Ending above actions will make your phone return to normal
I am unable to download new files
• Make sure there is sufficient phone memory for your download.
• Select the internal SD card as the location to store downloaded files.
• Check your subscription status with your operator.
The phone cannot be detected by others via Bluetooth
• Make sure that Bluetooth is turned on and your phone is visible to other
users (see "6.3 Connecting to Bluetooth devices").
• Make sure that the two phones are within Bluetooth’s detection range.
Android™ 4.2
ROM: 4 GB/8 GB
127.1 x 62 x 7.95 mm
96g with battery
4.3", IPS, FWVGA
AAC, AAC+, MP3, MP4, Midi
Video supported
MPEG-4, H.263, H.264
Battery (1)
• 1700 mAh, Polymer Lithium-Ion battery
Special Features
• G-sensor
• Light Sensor
RAM: 512 MB
Audio supported
• Proximity Sensor
Note: Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
900/2100 MHz
Quad-band 850/900/1800/1900 MHz
(Band frequency and data speed are operator
Assisted GPS/Internal GPS antenna
• Bluetooth V4.0/A2DP
• Wi-Fi IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
• 3.5 mm audio jack
• Micro-USB
• 5.0 megapixel back camera
• 0.3 megapixel front camera
The original battery has undergone rigorous safety inspections to meet
qualification standards, the use of non-original batteries may be dangerous.
ALCATEL is a trademark of Alcatel-Lucent
and is used under license by
TCT Mobile Limited.
© Copyright 2013 TCT Mobile Limited
All rights reserved
TCT Mobile Limited reserves
the right to alter material
or technical specification
without prior notice.
English - CJA17U2ALAAA
All "Signature" ringtones embedded in this phone have been composed,
arranged and mixed by NU TROPIC (Amar Kabouche).
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