Samsung Galaxy Nexus

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Basic use

Guide to phone keys and sockets

Follow these instructions for a guide on how to use the phone keys and sockets.

Just so you know...

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Several functions are associated with On/Off:
Press On/Off to turn your phone on and off.
Press On/Off to turn on the key lock.
Press and hold On/Off to access the functions silent mode and flight mode.
The Home key
Press the Home key to return to standby mode.
The Return key
Press the Return key to exit an active menu item.
The Application key
Press the Application key to open a list of the most recently used applications.
The Volume key
Press the upper or lower part of the Volume key to adjust the volume.
Connect the charger or data cable to the socket and to a wall socket or your computer's USB port.
Headset socket
Connect the headset to the headset socket at the bottom of your phone.
Camera lens at the back of your phone
Point the camera lens at the back of your phone at the required object to take a picture, record a video clip or during a video call.
Camera lens at the front of your phone
Point the camera lens at the front of your phone at the required object during a video call.
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