Don’t underestimate the flip form factor of Samsung Convoy 3 SCH-U680. Even though the trend of mobile phone at this day tends to use touch-bar with or without combination of qwerty keyboard, but flipped with clamshell style phone design still has its fans. Especially a person who love simplicity and uniqueness.
The other uniqueness of this device is that there is dual screen attached on the device: First has 2.4″ as main display, and the second has 1.3″ as sub outside display. Samsung Convoy 3 on the US comes along with Verizon Wireless Carrier. The phone works under CDMA network. It supports dual-band 800 / 1900 MHz frequency uses CDMA 1x/EVDO Rev.A.
Samsung Convoy 3 SCH-U680 User Manual for Verizon Resume
There is a special chapter that you should read carefully on the User Manual (User Guide) of Samsung Convey 3 SCH-U680. It’s the PTT chapter on Section 4 Push to Talk Function, starting at page 35. At this section, you can learn how to make a Barge Call, Receive a Barge Call, Making an Alart Call, Receive an Alart Call, and use PTT Contacts and how to Turn PTT ON/OFF.
FYI, the Samsung Convoy do not supports Wi-FI connection, but has Bluetooth. You can surf to the internet via WAP browser with EVDO REV.A Connectivity. Special for tutorial on how to turn on/off the bluetooth, pair with other bluetooth devices, you can go to page 102 of the manual.
At the figure that we embedded on this section-tab, you’ll learn the keys/buttons parts which are available on the Samsung Convoy 3. From Flashlight, Camera, Speaker, Volume, Headphone jack, USB Port Charging, microSD Card Slot, PTT Shortcut, End/Power key, Voice commands, and more. Read the functions and explanation about these keys/buttons/parts on page 14 to page 21 of the User Manual of Samsung Convoy 3 SCH-U680.
On the Section 13, at page 104 to page 134 (30 pages), you can learn how to use My Verizon, Master Volume, Bluetooth Menu setting, Phone Settings, Display Settings, Call Settings, USB Mode, Phone Info ,Set-up Wizard, PTT Settings, and also Memory.
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Samsung Convoy 3 SCH-U680 for Verizon Specifications
Samsung Convoy 3 is not an Android phone, nor Windows phone, nor Symbian phone. It’s a proprietary device. It’s installed with 480MHz processor with QSC6185 chipset and has 256MB RAM with 512MB ROM (internal memory). There is a external slot up to 32GB for microSD or microSDHC.
The other important feature on Samsung Convoy 3 is the Push to Talk (PTT) abilities. With this, you can have a kind of Handy talky in your mobile phone but with a better coverage. Many people still love on using this PTT feature instead of Voice Call which is quite popular at this time.
Although it’s just a kind of low-end mobile phone, but Samsung Convey is attached with 3.2 Megapixels camera with LED Flash. It’s, of course, capable for both capture image and shooting a video (camcorder usage).
The 2.4-inch main display of the Convey 3 has 240 x 320 pixel resolution with 262K TFT colors, and 128 x 128 pixel for the Sub 1.3″ display with 65K TFT colors. The phone is powered by 1300mAh battery that would give you 12 hours talk time. It make the phone has about 4.4 ounces weight.
The Convey 3 has been equipped with GPS Navigation and installed also with Noise Cancelation. You can play video from MPEG4, H.263, H.264 on this device along with Music format to play such as MP3, AAC, AAC+, eAAC+, QCELP, PolyMidi, Poyphonic, and more. The phone has 2.04 x 4.07 x 0.82 inches size with Metallic Gray casing colors.
Table of Contents of Samsung Convoy 3 SCH-U680 User Manual for Verizon
Understanding Your Phone
Push to Talk Function
Music and Tones
Picture and Video
USB Mass Storage
Health and Safety Information
Warranty Information Index
Samsung Convoy 3 SCH-U680 User Manual for Verizon PDF Download
The image-tutorial below would show you how to remove the Back Cover of Samsung Convey properly, therefore you can insert the battery to its compartment. There are also tutorial to help you understand how to insert the external microSD memory to its card slot and how to charge the phone.
For the Manual? Here they are (two manual in English and Spanish):
- Download User Manual of Samsung Convey 3 SCH-U680 for Verizon | Language: English | Page: 175 | PDF Size: 3.72MB
- Download User Manual of Samsung Convey 3 SCH-U680 | Language: Spanish | Page: 175 | PDF Size: 3.89MB