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User Manual - Page 1

User Manual www.samsung.com SM-J320F SM-J320F/DS SM-J320G/DS SM-J320Y SM-J320F/DD SM-J320FN SM-J320H/DS English. 02/2016. Rev.1.0

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Table of Contents - Page 2

2 Table of Contents Basics 4 Read me first 5 Package contents 6 Device layout 8 Battery 14 SIM or USIM card 18 Memory card 20 Turning the device on and off 20 Touchscreen 23 Home screen 29 Lock screen 30 Notification panel 32 Entering text 34 Screen capture 34 Opening apps 34 Device and data management Applications 38 Installing or uninstalling apps 39 Phone 43 Contacts 44 Messages 46 Internet 47 Email 48 Camera 54 Gallery 55 Smart Manager 57 S Planner 59 Video 60 Voice Recorder 61 My Files 61 Memo 62 Clock 63 Calculator 64 Radio 65 Google apps Settings 67 Introduction 67 Wi-Fi 69 Bluetooth..

Table of Contents - Page 3

Table of Contents 3 78 Applications 78 Wallpaper 78 Themes 78 Lock screen and security 79 Privacy 79 Easy mode 80 Accessibility 81 Accounts 82 Backup and reset 82 Language and input 83 Battery 83 Storage 84 Date and time 84 User manual 84 About device Appendix 85 Troubleshooting

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Read me first - Page 4

4 Basics Read me first Please read this manual before using the device to ensure safe and proper use. • Descriptions are based on the device’s default settings. • Some content may differ from your device depending on the region, service provider, model specifications, or device’s software. • Content (high quality content) that requires high CPU and RAM usage will affect the overall performance of the device. Apps related to the content may not work properly depending on the device’s specifications and the environment that it is used in. • Samsung is not liable for performance ..

Instructional icons - Page 5

Basics 5 Instructional icons Warning : situations that could cause injury to yourself or others Caution : situations that could cause damage to your device or other equipment Notice : notes, usage tips, or additional information Package contents Check the product box for the following items: • Device • Battery • Quick start guide • The items supplied with the device and any available accessories may vary depending on the region or service provider. • The supplied items are designed only for this device and may not be compatible with other devices. • Appearances and specification..

Device layout - Page 6

Basics 6 Device layout Headset jack Microphone Back key Front camera Proximity sensor Speaker Power key Multipurpose jack Touchscreen Recents key Home key Loud speaker Volume key Rear camera NFC antenna (NFC-enabled models) GPS antenna Flash Main antenna Back cover

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Google - Page 7

Basics 7 • Do not cover the antenna area with your hands or other objects. This may cause connectivity problems or drain the battery. • Using a Samsung-approved screen protector is recommended. Unapproved screen protectors may cause the sensors to malfunction. • Do not allow water to contact the touchscreen. The touchscreen may malfunction in humid conditions or when exposed to water. Keys Key Function Power • Press and hold to turn the device on or off. • Press to turn on or lock the screen. Recents • Tap to open the list of recent apps. Home • Press to turn on the screen whi..

Installing the battery - Page 8

Basics 8 Battery Installing the battery 1 Remove the back cover. Be careful not to damage your fingernails when you remove the back cover. Do not bend or twist the back cover excessively. Doing so may damage the cover. 2 Insert the battery with the battery’s gold-coloured contacts properly aligned with the device’s contacts. 1 2

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Replace the back cover. - Page 9

Basics 9 3 Replace the back cover. Removing the battery 1 Remove the back cover. 2 Pull out the battery.

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Charging the battery - Page 10

Basics 10 Charging the battery Charge the battery before using it for the first time or when it has been unused for extended periods. Use only Samsung-approved chargers, batteries, and cables. Unapproved chargers or cables can cause the battery to explode or damage the device. 1 Connect the USB cable to the USB power adaptor, and then plug the end of the USB cable into the multipurpose jack. Connecting the charger improperly may cause serious damage to the device. Any damage caused by misuse is not covered by the warranty.

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Viewing the remaining charging time - Page 11

Basics 11 2 Plug the USB power adaptor into an electric socket. 3 After fully charging, disconnect the device from the charger. First unplug the charger from the device, and then unplug it from the electric socket. Do not remove the battery before removing the charger. This may damage the device. To save energy, unplug the charger when not in use. The charger does not have a power switch, so you must unplug the charger from the electric socket when not in use to avoid wasting power. The charger should remain close to the electric socket and easily accessible while charging. Viewing the rema..

Battery charging tips and precautions - Page 12

Basics 12 Battery charging tips and precautions • When the battery power is low, the battery icon appears empty. • If the battery is completely discharged, the device cannot be turned on immediately when the charger is connected. Allow a depleted battery to charge for a few minutes before turning on the device. • If you use multiple apps at once, network apps, or apps that need a connection to another device, the battery will drain quickly. To avoid disconnecting from the network or losing power during a data transfer, always use these apps after fully charging the battery. • Using ..

Power saving mode - Page 13

Basics 13 Power saving mode Save the battery power by limiting the device’s functions. On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → Battery → Power saving mode , and then tap the switch to activate it. To automatically activate power saving mode when the remaining battery power reaches the preset level, tap Start power saving and select an option. Ultra power saving mode Use this mode to extend the device’s battery power. In ultra power saving mode, the device performs the following: • Displays colours on the screen as grey tones. • Restricts the available apps to essential and s..

Installing the SIM or USIM card - Page 14

Basics 14 SIM or USIM card Installing the SIM or USIM card Insert the SIM or USIM card provided by the mobile telephone service provider. • Only microSIM cards work with the device. • Some LTE services may not be available depending on the service provider. For more information about service availability, contact your service provider. 1 Remove the back cover and battery. 2 ► Single SIM models : Insert the SIM or USIM card with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards.

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Dual SIM models - Page 15

Basics 15 ► Dual SIM models : Insert the SIM or USIM card with the gold-coloured contacts facing downwards. Insert the primary SIM or USIM card into SIM card slot 1 ( 1 ) and the secondary SIM or USIM card into SIM card slot 2 ( 2 ). 1 2 • Do not insert a memory card into the SIM card slot. If a memory card happens to be lodged in the SIM card slot, take the device to a Samsung Service Centre to remove the memory card. • Use caution not to lose or let others use the SIM or USIM card. Samsung is not responsible for any damages or inconveniences caused by lost or stolen cards. 3 Replace..

Removing the SIM or USIM card - Page 16

Basics 16 Removing the SIM or USIM card 1 Remove the back cover and battery. 2 Pull out the SIM or USIM card. ► Single SIM models : ► Dual SIM models :

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Using dual SIM or USIM cards (dual SIM models) - Page 17

Basics 17 Using dual SIM or USIM cards (dual SIM models) If you insert two SIM or USIM cards, you can have two phone numbers or service providers for a single device. Activating SIM or USIM cards On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → SIM card manager . Select a SIM or USIM card and tap the switch to activate it. Changing the display name and icon of SIM or USIM cards On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → SIM card manager . Select a SIM or USIM card, tap Name or Icon . Set a display name and icon for each card. Switching between cards When two SIM or USIM cards are activated,..

Installing a memory card - Page 18

Basics 18 Memory card Installing a memory card Your device accepts memory cards with maximum capacities of 128 GB. Depending on the memory card manufacturer and type, some memory cards may not be compatible with your device. • Some memory cards may not be fully compatible with the device. Using an incompatible card may damage the device or the memory card, or corrupt the data stored in it. • Use caution to insert the memory card right-side up. • The device supports the FAT and the exFAT file systems for memory cards. When inserting a card formatted in a different file system, the devi..

Removing the memory card - Page 19

Basics 19 Removing the memory card Before removing the memory card, first unmount it for safe removal. On the Home screen, tap Apps → Settings → Storage → Unmount SD card . 1 Remove the back cover and battery. 2 Pull out the memory card. 3 Replace the battery and back cover. Do not remove the memory card while the device is transferring or accessing information. Doing so can cause data to be lost or corrupted or damage to the memory card or device. Samsung is not responsible for losses that result from the misuse of damaged memory cards, including the loss of data. Formatting the memo..

Turning the device on and off - Page 20

Basics 20 Turning the device on and off Press and hold the Power key for a few seconds to turn on the device. When you turn on your device for the first time or after performing a data reset, follow the on- screen instructions to set up your device. To turn off the device, press and hold the Power key, and then tap Power off . • If your device is frozen and unresponsive, press and hold the Power key and the Volume key down simultaneously for more than 7 seconds to restart it. • Follow all posted warnings and directions from authorised personnel in areas where the use of wireless devices..

Tapping - Page 21

Basics 21 Tapping To open an app, to select a menu item, to press an on-screen button, or to enter a character using the keyboard on the screen, tap it with your finger. Tapping and holding Tap and hold an item or the screen for more than 2 seconds to access available options. Dragging To move an item, tap and hold it and drag it to the target position.

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Double-tapping - Page 22

Basics 22 Double-tapping Double-tap on a webpage or image to zoom in. Double-tap again to return. Swiping Swipe to the left or right on the Home screen or the Apps screen to view other panels. Swipe upwards or downwards to scroll through a webpage or a list of items, such as contacts. Spreading and pinching Spread two fingers apart on a webpage, map, or image to zoom in a part. Pinch to zoom out.

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Home screen - Page 23

Basics 23 Home screen Home screen The Home screen is the starting point for accessing all of the device’s features. It displays widgets, shortcuts to apps, and more. To view other panels, swipe to the left or right. A widget An app Screen indicators A folder Favourite apps Apps screen icon

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Home screen options - Page 24

Basics 24 Home screen options On the Home screen, tap and hold an empty area, or pinch your fingers together to access the available options. Customise the Home screen by adding, deleting, or rearranging Home screen panels. You can also set the Home screen wallpaper, add widgets to the Home screen, and more. • Wallpapers : Change the wallpaper settings for the Home screen and the locked screen. • Widgets : Add widgets to the Home screen. Widgets are small apps that launch specific app functions to provide information and convenient access on your Home screen. • Themes : Change the dev..

Adding items - Page 25

Basics 25 Adding items Tap and hold an app or a folder from the Apps screen, and then drag it to the Home screen. To add widgets, tap and hold an empty area on the Home screen, tap Widgets , tap and hold a widget, and then drag it to the Home screen. Moving and removing an item Tap and hold an item on the Home screen, and then drag it to a new location. To move the item to another panel, drag it to the side of the screen. You can also move frequently used apps to the shortcuts area at the bottom of the Home screen. To remove an item, tap and hold the item. Then, drag it to Remove at the top..

Managing panels - Page 26

Basics 26 Managing panels On the Home screen, tap and hold an empty area to add, move, or remove a panel. To add a panel, swipe to the left, and then tap . To move a panel, tap and hold a panel preview, and then drag it to a new location. To remove a panel, tap and hold a panel preview, and then drag it to Remove at the top of the screen. To set a panel as the main Home screen, tap . Apps screen The Apps screen displays icons for all apps, including newly installed apps. On the Home screen, tap Apps to open the Apps screen. To view other panels, swipe to the left or right. Moving items This..

Creating folders - Page 27

Basics 27 Creating folders This feature may not be available depending on the region or service provider. 1 On the Apps screen, tap EDIT . 2 Tap and hold an app, and then drag it over another app. 3 Drop the app when a folder frame appears around the apps. A new folder containing the selected apps will be created. 4 Enter a folder name. To change the folder colour, tap . To add more apps to the folder, tap and hold another app, and then drag it to the folder.

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Indicator icons - Page 28

Basics 28 Indicator icons Indicator icons appear on the status bar at the top of the screen. The icons listed in the table below are most common. The status bar may not appear at the top of the screen in some apps. To display the status bar, drag down from the top of the screen. Icon Meaning No signal / Signal strength / Currently accessing SIM or USIM card (dual SIM models) / Roaming (outside of normal service area) GPRS network connected EDGE network connected UMTS network connected HSDPA network connected HSPA+ network connected / LTE network connected (LTE-enabled models) Wi-Fi connecte..

Lock screen - Page 29

Basics 29 Icon Meaning Mute mode activated Vibration mode activated Flight mode activated Error occurred or caution required Battery power level Lock screen Pressing the Power key turns off the screen and locks it. Also, the screen turns off and automatically locks if the device is not used for a specified period. To unlock the screen, press the Power key or the Home key and swipe in any direction. You can change the way that you lock the screen to prevent others from accessing your personal information. On the Apps screen, tap Settings → Lock screen and security → Screen lock type , an..

Using the notification panel - Page 30

Basics 30 PIN A PIN consists of numbers only. Enter at least four numbers, and then enter the password again to verify it. Password A password consists of characters and numbers. Enter at least four characters including numbers and symbols, and then enter the password again to verify it. Notification panel Using the notification panel When you receive new notifications, such as messages or missed calls, indicator icons appear on the status bar. To see more information about the icons, open the notification panel and view the details. To open the notification panel, drag the status bar downw..

Single SIM models - Page 31

Basics 31 You can use the following functions on the notification panel. ► Single SIM models : Launch Settings . Tap a notification and perform various actions. Adjust the brightness. Rearrange quick setting buttons. Quick setting buttons Clear all notifications. Maximise brightness for better visibility in bright conditions. ► Dual SIM models : Launch Settings . Tap a notification and perform various actions. Adjust the brightness. Rearrange quick setting buttons. Quick setting buttons Clear all notifications. Select a SIM or USIM card. Maximise brightness for better visibility in brig..

Using quick setting buttons - Page 32

Basics 32 Using quick setting buttons Tap quick setting buttons to activate some features. Swipe to the left or right on the buttons area to view more buttons. To view more detailed settings, tap and hold a button. To rearrange buttons, tap EDIT , tap and hold a button, and then drag it to another location. Entering text Keyboard layout A keyboard appears automatically when you enter text to send messages, create memos, and more. Text entry is not supported in some languages. To enter text, you must change the input language to one of the supported languages. Break to the next line. Delete ..

Additional keyboard functions - Page 33

Basics 33 Additional keyboard functions Tap and hold to use various functions. Other icons may appear instead of the icon depending on the last function that was used. • : Enter text by voice. Open the keyboard. Start or pause entering text by voice. • : Enter emoticons. • : Change the keyboard settings. Copying and pasting 1 Tap and hold over text. 2 Drag or to select the desired text, or tap Select all to select all text. 3 Tap Copy or Cut . The selected text is copied to the clipboard. 4 Tap and hold where the text is to be inserted and tap Paste .

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Transferring data from your previous device - Page 34

Basics 34 Screen capture Capture a screenshot while using the device. Press and hold the Home key and the Power key simultaneously. You can view captured images in Gallery . It is not possible to capture a screenshot while using some apps and features. Opening apps On the Home screen or the Apps screen, select an app icon to open it. To open an app from the list of recently used apps, tap and select a recent app window. Closing an app Tap and drag a recent app window to the left or right to close it. To close all running apps, tap CLOSE ALL . Device and data management Transferring data fro..

Transferring data from a mobile device - Page 35

Basics 35 Transferring data from a mobile device Transfer data from your previous device to your new device. Download and install Smart Switch from Galaxy Apps or Play Store . Launch Smart Switch and follow the on-screen instructions to transfer data from your previous device. Transferring data from a computer Back up data from your previous device to a computer and import the data to your new device. 1 On the computer, visit www.samsung.com/smartswitch to download Smart Switch. 2 On the computer, launch Smart Switch. If your previous device is not a Samsung device, back up data to a comput..

Using the device as a removable disk for data transfer - Page 36

Basics 36 Using the device as a removable disk for data transfer Move audio, video, image, or other types of files from the device to the computer, or vice versa. Do not disconnect the USB cable from the device when you are transferring files. Doing so may cause data loss or device damage. The devices may not connect properly if they are connected via a USB hub. Directly connect the device to the computer’s USB port. 1 Connect the device to the computer using the USB cable. 2 Open the notification panel, and then tap Connected as a media device → Media device (MTP) . Tap Camera (PTP) if..

Backing up and restoring data - Page 37

Basics 37 Updating with Smart Switch Connect the device to a computer and update the device to the latest software. 1 On the computer, visit www.samsung.com/smartswitch to download and install Smart Switch. 2 On the computer, launch Smart Switch. 3 Connect the device to the computer using a USB cable. 4 If a software update is available, follow the on-screen instructions to update the device. • Do not turn off the computer or disconnect the USB cable while the device is updating. • While updating the device, do not connect other media devices to the computer. Doing so may interfere with..

Installing or uninstalling apps - Page 38

38 Applications Installing or uninstalling apps Galaxy Apps Purchase and download apps. You can download apps that are specialised for Samsung Galaxy devices. Tap Galaxy Apps on the Apps screen. This app may not be available depending on the region or service provider. Installing apps Browse apps by category or tap SEARCH to search for a keyword. Select an app to view information about it. To download free apps, tap INSTALL . To purchase and download apps where charges apply, tap the price and follow the on-screen instructions. To change the auto update settings, tap → Settings → Auto u..

Uninstalling or disabling apps - Page 39

Applications 39 Managing apps Uninstalling or disabling apps On the Apps screen, tap EDIT . The icon appears on the apps that you can disable or uninstall. Select an app and tap DISABLE or UNINSTALL . Alternatively, on the Apps screen, tap Settings → Applications → Application manager , select an app, and then tap DISABLE or UNINSTALL . • DISABLE : Disable selected default apps that cannot be uninstalled from the device. • UNINSTALL : Uninstall downloaded apps. Enabling apps On the Apps screen, tap Settings → Applications → Application manager , scroll to DISABLED , select an ap..

Single SIM models - Page 40

Applications 40 3 ► Single SIM models : Tap to make a voice call, or tap to make a video call. Add the number to the contacts list. Preview the phone number. Hide the keypad. Delete a preceding character. Access additional options. ► Dual SIM models : Tap or to make a voice call, or tap to make a video call. Add the number to the contacts list. Preview the phone number. Hide the keypad. Delete a preceding character. Access additional options.

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Receiving calls - Page 41

Applications 41 Making calls from the locked screen On the locked screen, drag outside the large circle. Making calls from call logs or contacts list Tap LOG or CONTACTS , and then swipe to the right on a contact or a phone number to make a call. Making an international call 1 Tap to open the keypad if the keypad does not appear on the screen. 2 Tap and hold 0 until the + sign appears. 3 ► Single SIM models : Enter the country code, area code, and phone number, and then tap . ► Dual SIM models : Enter the country code, area code, and phone number, and then tap or . Receiving calls Answe..

Options during calls - Page 42

Applications 42 Options during calls During a voice call The following actions are available: • Add call : Dial a second call. • Extra volume : Increase the volume. • Bluetooth : Switch to a Bluetooth headset if it is connected to the device. • Speaker : Activate or deactivate the speakerphone. When using the speakerphone, keep the device away from your ears. • Keypad / Hide : Open or close the keypad. • Mute : Turn off the microphone so that the other party cannot hear you. • Email : Send an email. • Message : Send a message. • Internet : Browse webpages. • Contacts : O..

Creating contacts manually - Page 43

Applications 43 Contacts Introduction Create new contacts or manage contacts on the device. Adding contacts Creating contacts manually 1 Tap Contacts on the Apps screen. 2 Tap and select a storage location. 3 Enter contact information. • : Add an image. • / : Add or delete a contact field. 4 Tap SAVE . To add a phone number to the contacts list from the keypad, open the Apps screen and tap Phone . If the keypad does not appear on the screen, tap to open the keypad. Enter the number and tap Add to Contacts . To add a phone number to the contacts list from received calls or messages, open..

Searching for contacts - Page 44

Applications 44 Searching for contacts On the Apps screen, tap Contacts . Use one of the following search methods: • Scroll up or down the contacts list. • Tap the search field at the top of the contacts list and enter search criteria. Once a contact is selected, take one of the following actions: • : Add to favourite contacts. • / : Make a voice or video call. • : Compose a message. • : Compose an email. Messages Introduction Send and view messages by conversation. Sending messages You may incur additional charges for sending messages when you are roaming. 1 Tap Messages on the..

Viewing messages - Page 45

Applications 45 3 Add recipients and enter a message. ► Single SIM models : Access additional options. Enter a message. Select contacts from the contacts list. Enter recipients. Attach files. Send the message. ► Dual SIM models : Access additional options. Enter a message. Select contacts from the contacts list. Enter recipients. Attach files. Send the message. 4 ► Single SIM models : Tap SEND to send the message. ► Dual SIM models : Tap or to send the message. Viewing messages Messages are grouped into message threads by contact. You may incur additional charges for receiving messa..

Applications - Page 46

Applications 46 Internet Browse the Internet to search for information and bookmark your favourite webpages to access them conveniently. 1 Tap Internet on the Apps screen. 2 Tap the address field. 3 Enter the web address or a keyword, and then tap Go . To view the toolbars, drag your finger downwards slightly on the screen. Open the homepage. Move to the previously visited page. Open the browser's tab manager. Access additional options. Refresh the current webpage. View your bookmarks, saved webpages, and recent history.

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Setting up email accounts - Page 47

Applications 47 Email Setting up email accounts Set up an email account when opening Email for the first time. 1 Tap Email on the Apps screen. 2 Enter the email address and password, and then tap NEXT . To manually register a company email account, tap MANUAL SETUP . 3 Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the setup. To set up another email account, tap MORE → Settings → Add account . If you have more than one email account, you can set one as the default account. Tap MORE → Settings → MORE → Set default account . Sending emails 1 Tap to compose an email. 2 Add recipients ..

Taking photos or recording videos - Page 48

Applications 48 Camera Introduction Take photos and record videos using various modes and settings. Basic shooting You can take photos or record videos. View your photos and videos in Gallery . Tap Camera on the Apps screen. Camera etiquette • Do not take photos or record videos of other people without their permission. • Do not take photos or record videos where legally prohibited. • Do not take photos or record videos in places where you may violate other people’s privacy. Taking photos or recording videos 1 Tap the image on the preview screen where the camera should focus. 2 Tap ..

Launching Camera on the locked screen - Page 49

Applications 49 On the preview screen, swipe to the right to access the list of shooting modes. Or, swipe to the left to view photos and videos you have captured. • The preview screen may vary depending on the shooting mode and which camera is being used. • The camera automatically shuts off when unused. • Make sure that the lens is clean. Otherwise, the device may not work properly in some modes that require high resolutions. • The front camera features a wide-angle lens. Minor distortion may occur in wide- angle photos and does not indicate device performance problems. Launching C..

Applications - Page 50

Applications 50 Auto mode Auto mode allows the camera to evaluate the surroundings and determine the ideal mode for the photo. On the preview screen, tap MODE → Auto . Pro mode Take photos while manually adjusting various shooting options, such as exposure value and ISO value. On the preview screen, tap MODE → Pro . Select options and customise the settings, and then tap to take a photo. • : Select an appropriate white balance, so images have a true-to-life colour range. • : Select an ISO value. This controls camera light sensitivity. Low values are for stationary or brightly lit ob..

Applications - Page 51

Applications 51 Continuous shot Take a series of photos of moving subjects. On the preview screen, tap MODE → Continuous shot . Tap and hold to take several photos continuously. Beauty face Take a photo with lightened faces for gentler images. On the preview screen, tap MODE → Beauty face . Selfie Take self-portraits with the front camera. 1 On the preview screen, tap to switch to the front camera for self-portraits. 2 Tap MODE → Selfie . 3 Face the front camera lens. 4 When the device detects your face, tap the screen to take a photo of yourself. To take a photo using your palm, tap ..

HDR (Rich tone) - Page 52

Applications 52 HDR (Rich tone) Take photos with rich colours and reproduce details even in bright and dark areas. On the preview screen, tap MODE → HDR (Rich tone) . Without effect With effect Camera settings Quick settings On the preview screen, use the following quick settings. The available options may vary depending on the shooting mode and which camera is being used. • : Select a filter effect to use when taking photos or recording videos. • : Select the length of the delay before the camera automatically takes a photo. • : Adjust the slide bar to take a photo with lightened f..

Camera settings - Page 53

Applications 53 Camera settings On the preview screen, tap . The available options may vary depending on the shooting mode and which camera is being used. • Picture size (rear) / Picture size (front) : Select a resolution for photos. Using a higher resolution will result in higher quality photos, but they will take up more memory. • Video size (rear) / Video size (front) : Select a resolution for videos. Using a higher resolution will result in higher quality videos, but they will take up more memory. • Gesture control : Set the device to detect your palm, so you can use it to take se..

Applications - Page 54

Applications 54 Gallery Introduction View and manage photos and videos stored in the device. Viewing images or videos 1 Tap Gallery on the Apps screen. 2 Select an image or a video. Video files show the icon on the preview thumbnail. To play a video, tap . More options Move to the previous screen. Share the image with others. Delete the image. Modify the image. To hide or show the menus, tap the screen.

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Deleting an image or a video - Page 55

Applications 55 Deleting images or videos Deleting an image or a video Select an image or a video and tap Delete at the bottom of the screen. Deleting multiple images and videos 1 On the Gallery main screen, tap and hold an image or a video to delete. 2 Tick the images or videos to delete. 3 Tap DELETE . Smart Manager Introduction The Smart manager provides an overview of the status of your device’s battery, storage, RAM, and system security. You can also automatically optimise the device with one tap of your finger.

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Using the quick optimisation feature - Page 56

Applications 56 Using the quick optimisation feature On the Apps screen, tap Smart Manager → CLEAN ALL . The quick optimisation feature improves device performance through the following actions. • Identifying apps that use excessive battery power and clearing some memory. • Deleting unnecessary files and closing apps running in the background. • Scanning for malware. Using the Smart manager On the Apps screen, tap Smart Manager and select a feature. Battery Check the remaining battery power and time to use the device. For devices with low battery levels, conserve battery power by ac..

Applications - Page 57

Applications 57 S Planner Introduction Manage your schedule by entering upcoming events or tasks in your planner. Creating events 1 Tap S Planner on the Apps screen. 2 Tap or double-tap a date. If the date already has saved events or tasks in it, tap the date and tap . 3 Enter event details. Select a calendar to use or sync with. Enter the location of the event. Enter a title. Set a start and end date for the event. Add more details. Set an alarm. 4 Tap SAVE to save the event.

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Creating tasks - Page 58

Applications 58 Creating tasks 1 Tap S Planner on the Apps screen. 2 Tap → Tasks . 3 Enter task details and tap TODAY or TOMORROW to set a due date. To add more details, tap . 4 Tap SAVE to save the task. Syncing events and tasks with your accounts On the Apps screen, tap Settings → Accounts , select an account service, and then tap the Sync Calendar switch to sync events and tasks with the account. To add accounts to sync with, open the Apps screen and tap S Planner → MORE → Manage calendars → Add account . Then, select an account to sync with and sign in.

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Applications - Page 59

Applications 59 Video Watch videos stored in the device and customise playback settings. Tap Video on the Apps screen. Select a video to play. Change screen ratio. Rewind or fast-forward by dragging the bar. Skip to the previous video. Tap and hold to rewind. Skip to the next video. Tap and hold to fast-forward. Access additional options. Pause and resume playback. Adjust the volume.

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Start recording. - Page 60

Applications 60 Voice Recorder Use this app to record or play voice memos. 1 On the Apps screen, tap Tools → Voice Recorder . 2 Tap to start recording. Speak into the microphone. Tap Pause to pause recording. Tap Call rejection to automatically reject incoming calls while recording a voice memo. Start recording. 3 Tap to finish recording.

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Composing memos - Page 61

Applications 61 My Files Access and manage various files stored in the device. On the Apps screen, tap Tools → My Files . • Category : View files by category. • Local storage : View files stored in the device. • STORAGE USAGE : View your device’s memory information. To search for files or folders, tap SEARCH . Memo Create memos and organise them by category. On the Apps screen, tap Tools → Memo . Composing memos Tap on the memos list and enter a memo. While composing a memo, use the following options: • Category : Create or set a category. • Image : Insert images. • Voice ..

Applications - Page 62

Applications 62 Clock Introduction Set alarms, check the current time in many cities around the world, time an event, or set a specific duration. Alarm On the Apps screen, tap Clock → Alarm . Setting alarms Tap ADD in the alarms list, set an alarm time, select the days on which the alarm will repeat, set other various alarm options, and then tap SAVE . To open the keypad to enter an alarm time, tap KEYPAD . To activate or deactivate alarms, tap the clock icon next to the alarm in the alarms list. Stopping alarms Tap DISMISS to stop an alarm. If you have previously enabled the snooze optio..

Applications - Page 63

Applications 63 Stopwatch 1 On the Apps screen, tap Clock → Stopwatch . 2 Tap START to time an event. To record lap times while timing an event, tap LAP . 3 Tap STOP to stop timing. To restart the timing, tap RESUME . To clear lap times, tap RESET . Timer 1 On the Apps screen, tap Clock → Timer . 2 Set the duration, and then tap START . To open the keypad to enter the duration, tap KEYPAD . 3 Tap DISMISS when the timer goes off. Calculator Perform simple or complex calculations. Tap Calculator on the Apps screen. Rotate the device to landscape orientation to display the scientific calcu..

Listening to the FM radio - Page 64

Applications 64 Radio Listening to the FM radio Tap Radio on the Apps screen. Before you use this app, you must connect a headset, which serves as the radio antenna. The FM radio scans and saves available stations automatically when running for the first time. Tap to turn on the FM radio. Select the radio station you want from the stations list and tap to return to the FM radio screen. Fine-tune the frequency. Enter radio station frequency manually. Record a song from the FM radio. View the list of available stations. Access additional options. Add the current radio station to the favourite..

Scanning radio stations - Page 65

Applications 65 Scanning radio stations Tap Radio on the Apps screen. Tap SCAN , and then select a scan option. The FM radio scans and saves available stations automatically. Select the radio station you want from the stations list and tap to return to the FM radio screen. Google apps Google provides entertainment, social network, and business apps. You may require a Google account to access some apps. Refer to Accounts for more information. To view more app information, access each app’s help menu. Some apps may not be available or may be labelled differently depending on the region or s..

Applications - Page 66

Applications 66 Play Movies & TV Watch videos stored on your device and download various content to watch from Play Store . Drive Store your content on the cloud, access it from anywhere, and share it with others. YouTube Watch or create videos and share them with others. Photos Search for, manage, and edit all your photos and videos from various sources in one place. Hangouts Chat with your friends individually or in groups and use images, emoticons, and video calls while you are chatting. Google Search quickly for items on the Internet or your device. Voice Search Search quickly for i..

Connecting to a Wi-Fi network - Page 67

67 Settings Introduction Customise settings for functions and apps. You can make your device more personalised by configuring various setting options. On the Apps screen, tap Settings . To search for settings by entering keywords, tap SEARCH . To edit the list of frequently used settings, tap EDIT . Then, tick items to add or deselect items to remove. Wi-Fi Connecting to a Wi-Fi network Activate the Wi-Fi feature to connect to a Wi-Fi network and access the Internet or other network devices. Turn off Wi-Fi to save the battery when not in use. 1 On the Settings screen, tap Wi-Fi , and then t..

Sending and receiving data - Page 68

Settings 68 Wi-Fi Direct Wi-Fi Direct connects devices directly via a Wi-Fi network without requiring an access point. 1 On the Settings screen, tap Wi-Fi , and then tap the switch to activate it. 2 Tap Wi-Fi Direct . The detected devices are listed. If the device you want to connect to is not in the list, request that the device turns on its Wi-Fi Direct feature. 3 Select a device to connect to. The devices will be connected when the other device accepts the Wi-Fi Direct connections request. Sending and receiving data You can share data, such as contacts or media files, with other devices...

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Settings 69 Bluetooth Introduction Use Bluetooth to exchange data or media files with other Bluetooth-enabled devices. • Samsung is not responsible for the loss, interception, or misuse of data sent or received via Bluetooth. • Always ensure that you share and receive data with devices that are trusted and properly secured. If there are obstacles between the devices, the operating distance may be reduced. • Some devices, especially those that are not tested or approved by the Bluetooth SIG, may be incompatible with your device. • Do not use the Bluetooth feature for illegal purposes..

Sending and receiving data - Page 70

Settings 70 Sending and receiving data Many apps support data transfer via Bluetooth. You can share data, such as contacts or media files, with other Bluetooth devices. The following actions are an example of sending an image to another device. 1 Tap Gallery on the Apps screen. 2 Select an image. 3 Tap Share → Bluetooth , and then select a device to transfer the image to. If the device you want to pair with is not in the list, request that the device turns on its visibility option. 4 Accept the Bluetooth connection request on the other device. Unpairing Bluetooth devices 1 Tap Bluetooth o..

Mobile hotspot and tethering - Page 71

Settings 71 Mobile hotspot and tethering Use the device as a mobile hotspot to share the device’s mobile data connection with other devices when the network connection is not available. Connections can be made via Wi-Fi, USB, or Bluetooth. On the Settings screen, tap Mobile hotspot and tethering . You may incur additional charges when using this feature. • Mobile hotspot : Use the mobile hotspot to share the device’s mobile data connection with computers or other devices. • Bluetooth tethering : Use Bluetooth tethering to share the device’s mobile data connection with computers or..

Limiting data usage - Page 72

Settings 72 Data usage Keep track of your data usage amount and customise the settings for the limitation. On the Settings screen, tap Data usage . • Mobile data : Set the device to use data connections on any mobile network. • Set mobile data limit : Set a limit for mobile data usage. • Background data : Prevent apps that are running in the background from using a mobile data connection. To change the monthly reset date for the monitoring period, tap → Change cycle . Limiting data usage 1 On the Settings screen, tap Data usage and tap the Set mobile data limit switch to activate it..

Mobile networks - Page 73

Settings 73 Mobile networks Configure your mobile network settings. On the Settings screen, tap Mobile networks . • Data roaming : Set the device to use data connections when you are roaming. • Access Point Names : Set up access point names (APNs). • Network mode (single SIM models): Select a network type. Network mode SIM 1 / Network mode SIM 2 (dual SIM models): Select a network type. • Network operators : Search for available networks and manually register a network. NFC and payment (NFC-enabled models) Introduction Your device allows you to read near field communication (NFC) ta..

Using the NFC feature - Page 74

Settings 74 Using the NFC feature Use the NFC feature to send images or contacts to other devices, and read product information from NFC tags. 1 On the Settings screen, tap NFC and payment , and then tap the switch to activate it. 2 Place the NFC antenna area on the back of your device near an NFC tag. The information from the tag appears. Ensure that the device’s screen is unlocked. Otherwise, the device will not read NFC tags or receive data. Making payments with the NFC feature Before you can use the NFC feature to make payments, you must register for the mobile payment service. To reg..

NFC and payment - Page 75

Settings 75 Sending data Allow data exchange when your device’s NFC antenna touches the other device’s NFC antenna. 1 On the Settings screen, tap NFC and payment , and then tap the switch to activate it. 2 Tap Android Beam and tap the switch to activate it. 3 Select an item and touch the other device’s NFC antenna to your device’s NFC antenna. 4 When Touch to beam. appears on the screen, tap your device’s screen to send the item. If both devices try to send data simultaneously, the file transfer may fail.

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More connection settings - Page 76

Settings 76 More connection settings Options Customise settings to control other features. On the Settings screen, tap More connection settings . • Printing : Configure settings for printer plug-ins installed on the device. You can search for available printers or add one manually to print files. Refer to Printing for more information. • VPN : Set up and connect to virtual private networks (VPNs). • Default messaging app : Select the default app to use for messaging. Printing Configure settings for printer plug-ins installed on the device. You can connect the device to a printer via W..

Sounds and notifications - Page 77

Settings 77 Printing content While viewing content, such as images or documents, tap Share → Print → → All printers , and then select a printer. Sounds and notifications Change settings for various sounds on the device. On the Settings screen, tap Sounds and notifications . • Sound mode : Set the device to use sound mode or silent mode. • Volume : Adjust the volume level for call ringtones, music and videos, system sounds, and notifications. • Ringtones and sounds : Change the ringtone and system sound settings. • Vibrations : Change the vibration settings. • Sound quality a..

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Settings 78 Applications Manage the device’s apps and change their settings. On the Settings screen, tap Applications . • Application manager : View and manage the apps on your device. • Default applications : Select a default setting for using apps. Wallpaper Change the wallpaper settings for the Home screen and the locked screen. On the Settings screen, tap Wallpaper . Themes Apply various themes to the device to change the visual elements of the Home screen, locked screen, and icons. On the Settings screen, tap Themes . To download more themes, tap THEME STORE . Lock screen and sec..

Returning to standard mode - Page 79

Settings 79 • Unknown sources : Set the device to allow the installation of apps from unknown sources. • Other security settings : Configure additional security settings. Privacy Change the settings for maintaining your privacy. On the Settings screen, tap Privacy . • Location : Change settings for location information permissions. • Report diagnostic info : Set the device to automatically send the device’s diagnostic and usage information to Samsung. Easy mode Easy mode provides an easier user experience by using a simpler layout and bigger icons on the Home screen. Switching to ..

Managing shortcuts - Page 80

Settings 80 Managing shortcuts To add a shortcut to an app to the Home screen, swipe to the left, tap , and then select an app. To add a shortcut to a contact on the Home screen, swipe to the right and tap . To delete a shortcut from the Home screen, tap EDIT and select an app or contact with . Accessibility Configure various settings to improve accessibility to the device. On the Settings screen, tap Accessibility . • Vision : Customise the settings to improve accessibility for visually impaired users. • Hearing : Customise the settings to improve accessibility for users with hearing i..

Adding accounts - Page 81

Settings 81 Accounts Add your Samsung and Google accounts, or other accounts, to sync with. Adding accounts Some apps used on your device require a registered account. Create accounts to have the best experience with your device. 1 On the Settings screen, tap Accounts → Add account . 2 Select an account service. 3 Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the account setup. To sync content with your accounts, select an account and select items to sync. Registering Samsung accounts You need a Samsung account when using some Samsung apps. You can back up or restore data saved in the dev..

Backup and reset - Page 82

Settings 82 Backup and reset Change the settings for managing settings and data. On the Settings screen, tap Backup and reset . • Backup account : Set up or edit your Google backup account. • Back up my data : Set the device to back up settings and app data to the Google server. • Automatic restore : Set the device to automatically restore settings and app data from the Google server when apps are reinstalled. • Reset settings : Return the device’s settings to the factory default settings without deleting data. • Factory data reset : Reset settings to the factory default values ..

Power saving mode - Page 83

Settings 83 Battery View battery power information and change power saving options. On the Settings screen, tap Battery . The usage time left shows the time remaining before the battery power runs out. Usage time left may vary depending on your device settings and operating conditions. • BATTERY USAGE : View the amount of battery power consumed by your device. • Power saving mode : Activate power-saving mode and change the settings for power- saving mode. Refer to Power saving mode for more information. • Ultra power saving mode : Extend standby time and reduce battery consumption by ..

Date and time - Page 84

Settings 84 Date and time Access and alter the following settings to control how the device displays the time and date. On the Settings screen, tap Date and time . If the battery remains fully discharged or removed from the device, the time and date is reset. • Automatic date and time : Automatically update the time and date when moving across time zones. • Automatic time zone : Set the device to receive time zone information from the network when you move across time zones. • Set date : Set the current date manually. • Set time : Set the current time manually. • Select time zone ..

Troubleshooting - Page 85

85 Appendix Troubleshooting Before contacting a Samsung Service Centre, please attempt the following solutions. Some situations may not apply to your device. When you turn on your device or while you are using the device, it prompts you to enter one of the following codes: • Password: When the device lock feature is enabled, you must enter the password you set for the device. • PIN: When using the device for the first time or when the PIN requirement is enabled, you must enter the PIN supplied with the SIM or USIM card. You can disable this feature by using the Lock SIM card menu. • P..

The touchscreen responds slowly or improperly - Page 86

Appendix 86 The touchscreen responds slowly or improperly • If you attach a screen protector or optional accessories to the touchscreen, the touchscreen may not function properly. • If you are wearing gloves, if your hands are not clean while touching the touchscreen, or if you tap the screen with sharp objects or your fingertips, the touchscreen may malfunction. • The touchscreen may malfunction in humid conditions or when exposed to water. • Restart your device to clear any temporary software bugs. • Ensure that your device software is updated to the latest version. • If the t..

Appendix - Page 87

Appendix 87 Calls are not connected • Ensure that you have accessed the right cellular network. • Ensure that you have not set call barring for the phone number you are dialling. • Ensure that you have not set call barring for the incoming phone number. Others cannot hear you speaking on a call • Ensure that you are not covering the built-in microphone. • Ensure that the microphone is close to your mouth. • If using a headset, ensure that it is properly connected. Sound echoes during a call Adjust the volume by pressing the Volume key or move to another area. A cellular network ..

Appendix - Page 88

Appendix 88 The battery depletes faster than when first purchased • When you expose the device or the battery to very cold or very hot temperatures, the useful charge may be reduced. • Battery consumption increases when you use messaging features or some apps, such as games or the Internet. • The battery is consumable and the useful charge will get shorter over time. Your device is hot to the touch When you use apps that require more power or use apps on your device for an extended period of time, your device may feel hot to the touch. This is normal and should not affect your device..

Appendix - Page 89

Appendix 89 Error messages appear when opening multimedia files If you receive error messages or multimedia files do not play when you open them on your device, try the following: • Free some memory by transferring files to a computer or deleting files from your device. • Ensure that the music file is not Digital Rights Management (DRM)-protected. If the file is DRM-protected, ensure that you have the appropriate licence or key to play the file. • Ensure that the file formats are supported by the device. If a file format is not supported, such as DivX or AC3, install an app that suppo..

Your device cannot find your current location - Page 90

Appendix 90 Your device cannot find your current location GPS signals may be obstructed in some locations, such as indoors. Set the device to use Wi-Fi or a mobile network to find your current location in these situations. Data stored in the device has been lost Always make backup copies of all important data stored in the device. Otherwise, you cannot restore data if it is corrupted or lost. Samsung is not responsible for the loss of data stored in the device. A small gap appears around the outside of the device case • This gap is a necessary manufacturing feature and some minor rocking ..

Copyright - Page 91

Copyright Copyright © 2016 Samsung Electronics This manual is protected under international copyright laws. No part of this manual may be reproduced, distributed, translated, or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including photocopying, recording, or storing in any information storage and retrieval system, without the prior written permission of Samsung Electronics. Trademarks • SAMSUNG and the SAMSUNG logo are registered trademarks of Samsung Electronics. • Bluetooth ® is a registered trademark of Bluetooth SIG, Inc. worldwide. • Wi-Fi ® , Wi-Fi Pro..

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