User Manual - Galaxy S8 Manual

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User Manual

English (LTN). 04/2017. Rev.1.0

Table of Contents Basics

88 Internet 90 Email 91 Camera 109 Gallery 115 Always On Display 117 Edge screen 124 Multi window 128 Samsung Pay 131 Samsung Gear 132 Samsung Members 133 Samsung Notes 134 Calendar 135 Samsung Health 141 Voice Recorder 143 My Files 143 Clock 145 Calculator 145 Game Launcher 148 Samsung Connect 152 Sharing content 153 Samsung DeX 160 Connecting to an external display 161 Google apps

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Read me first Device overheating situations and solutions 10 Device layout and functions 15 Battery 21 SIM or USIM card (nano-SIM card) 27 Memory card (microSD card) 31 Turning the device on and off 32 Initial setup 35 Samsung account 36 Transferring data from your previous device 41 Understanding the screen 53 Notification panel 55 Entering text

Apps and features 58 Installing or uninstalling apps 60 Bixby Home 77 Phone 82 Contacts 85 Messages


Table of Contents



163 Introduction 163 Connections 164 Wi-Fi 167 Bluetooth 169 NFC and payment 172 Mobile hotspot and tethering 173 SIM card manager (dual SIM models) 173 More connection settings 176 Sounds and vibration 177 Notifications 178 Display 179 Blue light filter 179 Screen resolution 180 Wallpapers and themes 180 Advanced features 182 Device maintenance 185 Apps 185 Lock screen and security 187 Face recognition 189 Fingerprint recognition 193 Iris recognition 198 Samsung Pass 201 Secure Folder 205 Cloud and accounts 206 Backup and restore 206 Google 207 Accessibility 207 General management 208 Software update 209 User manual 209 About phone

210 Accessibility 227 Troubleshooting


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 issues caused by apps supplied by providers other than Samsung. • Samsung is not liable for performance issues or incompatibilities caused by edited registry settings or modified operating system software. Attempting to customize the operating system may cause the device or apps to work improperly. • Software, sound sources, wallpapers, images, and other media provided with this device are licensed for limited use. Extracting and using these materials for commercial or other purposes is an infringement of copyright laws. Users are entirely responsible for illegal use of media. • You may incur additional charges for data services, such as messaging, uploading and downloading, auto-syncing, or using location services depending on your data plan. For large data transfers, it is recommended to use the Wi-Fi feature. • Default apps that come with the device are subject to updates and may no longer be supported without prior notice. If you have questions about an app provided with the device, contact a Samsung Service Center. For user-installed apps, contact service providers.


Basics • Modifying the device’s operating system or installing softwares from unofficial sources may result in device malfunctions and data corruption or loss. These actions are violations of your Samsung license agreement and will void your warranty. • Depending on the region or model, some devices are required to receive approval from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). If your device is approved by the FCC, you can view the FCC ID of the device. To view the FCC ID, launch the Settings app and