In the matter that you landing on this page due to your eager on a will that you wanna upgrade your Samsung Galaxy Ace from the default Android FroYo Operating System version 2.2 to Android 2.3 aka Android Gingerbread, we had a suggestion for you. First you need to had Samsung Kies in your Windows Desktop PC (Win XP, Vista or Windows 7). Then you can download the Samsung Kies, PC Sync from here [ about 77MB, just click the link please], and you can update your Galaxy Ace through Kies.
Just wanna let you know, if you already Update your Ace to Gingerbread Android 2.3, the User Manual of this Gingerbread [Spanish Language] can be downloaded at “PDF Download” Section Tab which we already shared with you. The Ace available in some European Country and UK along side with Orange Carrier, T-Mobile Carrier or Telefonica Carrier.
Just like the picture that we uploaded above, the Design of Samsung Galaxy Ace–which had a series name by GT S5830, that why we can called as Samsung GT S5830–uses Candy Bar form factor. Due to the Ace only uses Virtual Onscreen Qwerty Keyboard by using the Touchscreen Display, we can also said that the Ace uses Touch Bar form factor (combination between Touchscreen + Candy Bar). In the first glace looks, this Galaxy Ace design is almost look the same as Samsung Nexus S design with just a little thinner on Display Screen in comparison with Nexus S (Nexus S uses 4″, Galaxy S uses 3.5″).
Samsung Galaxy Ace GT S5830 Manual User Guide T-Mobile Orange & Quick Start Guide Resume
Let start this Quick Resume by discussing the image that we attached below. There are two panel body picture of Samsung Galaxy Ace GT S5830 shown inside the image with the Keys and Parts name and location. By “reading” this picture, you can learn how to understand you Galaxy Ace deeper. You can learn the location of memory microSD card slot (in the case you wanna insert the microSD Card, the button to Power on / off and also to Lock the Phone, Flashbulb, Menu, HOme, Back and Volume Keys, and more. The same picture with description of its functions can be read at page 17 to page 19 of the User Manual of Ace (PDF format)
Actually almost all the User Manual made by Samsung that dedicated to Android Froyo or Gingerbread had the same content in almost all parts and section. You can say that User Manual of Samsung Galaxy Pro and User Manual of Samsung Galaxy Ace, almost had the same tutorial and explanation in many sections / chapters, even the Table of contents are quite alike. This “sameness” also happened in the ways you wanna do “Factory Data Reset”.
In page 109 under “Troubleshooting” Chapter on UM, it been explained that if you wanna perform Hard Reset a.k.a Master Reset, you can do in the situation that your Galaxy Ace is freezed or got hanged or stop responding on any Touch or press button keys. First step you need to do just reboot your Device (press the power button and wait until the phone turn off and on again, if it can’t be done, you need to open back cover casing and remove the battery than install the battery again). But in the case this not solve the problem, then you can do the Master Reset by following this steps: Menu > Settings > Privacy > Factory Data Reset > Reset Phone > Erase everything.
Other tutorial and guideline help that you might need / interest: On page 87 you can learn how to use the Phone as modem (USB tethering) and how to use the Ace as Wi-Fi Portable Hotspot (Wireless Router). You can also learn how to use the Wi-Fi to access the Internet after you connected to the access point hotspot (on page83), or how you can pairing the bluetooth using A2DP to the Wireless Stereo Headset (page 81, 82).
Additional Tutorial including all of the menu and applications that preloaded within the Smartphone. For learning to capture moment with 5MP camera as Photo or Video, Using Voice Recorder, Setting the Alarm Clock, Opening and Watch the YouTube, Download and Install Apps / Apk from Android Market, Using Social Hub to make tweet on Twitter or update and comment to Faceboo Status, Learning to listen the Radio or play the Music, Changing the setting Date Language etc, and more.
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Samsung Galaxy Ace GT S5830 Specifications
The 3.5 inches Display of Samsung Galaxy Ace GT S5830 is equipped with TFT Capacitive Touchscreen that has 320 x 480 pixels Resolution with 16M colors. It furnished with Gorilla Glass Display to prevent from “scratch-able things” such as from your finger nail (scratch resistance material) and installed also with Display Touchscreen features such as Accelerometer Sensor, TouchWiz v3.0 User Interface, Touch Sensitive Control, Proximity Sensor, Light Ambient Sensor, and Multi Touch Input Method. Accelerometer is a Sensor that responsible for the Orientation Change between Landscape or Portrait (depend on the phone handling, Automatically), and Proximity responsible for Auto turning off the screen while being used to make a call or receive a call in order to save the battery (you don’t need the screen while in “calling condition, don’t you?)
Samsung Galaxy Ace runs under Android Froyo OS aka Android 2.2 by Google (It supposed to be Upgradable to Android 2.3 Gingerbread via Kies–as we already told you in the preamble of this post). Works together with this Android Software are Hardware specs: the 800MHz ARM 11 Processor with Qualcomm MSM 7227 chipset and uses Andreno 200 as Graphic Processor (GPU), along with 158MB internal Memory (no RAM or ROM, remind us the specs used by Samsung Galaxy Gio). It also included with 2GB external microSD memory storage (The microSD Slot can handle up to 32GB, you need to buy it separately in order to expand your external memory to this maximum limits, more space, more file can be saved and stored).
Galaxy Ace also has 5Megapixel Camera on the rear side panel of the body and it even attached with LED Flash Light (the tools that would assist you in the poor light condition to get artificial light resource in order to get clear and bright picture or video). Auto Focus, Video Recording as Camcorder up to QVGA@15fps, Face Detection and Smile Recognizer, Geo Tagging, and Image Editor also included. There is no Secondary front face camera.
We would not gave you any further explanation about this Phone, just read this followings Features an Applications available in Galaxy Ace:
It GPS with A-GPS supports, lot of Preloaded Google Applications from Google Maps, Google Search, Google Calendar, Gmail, GTalk, YouTube and of course Android Market, ThinkFree Office for Microsoft Document Viewer: word, excel and power point (.doc, .xls, .ppt), Music Audio Player for MP3, WAV and eAAC+, Video Player for MP4, H.263 and H.264 formats, Bluetooth 2.1 with A2DP, Wi-Fi IEEE WLAN 802.11 b/g/n, used the phone as Wi-Fi Router Hotspot, supports DLNA Certificate with AllShare, works under GSM Technology Data Networks supports for 3G HSDPA up to 7.2Mbps, Stereo FIM Radio with RDS, Social Hub (Facebook, Twitter), and microUSB v2.0 for High Data Transfer.
Table of Contents of Samsung Galaxy Ace GT S5830 Manual User Guide
Access the Settings Menu
Wireless and Networks
Locations and Security
Accounts and Sync
SD Card and Phone Storage
Language and Keyboard
Voice Input and Output
Date and Time
Samsung Galaxy Ace GT S5830 Manual User Guide T-Mobile Orange & Quick Start Guide PDF Download
Before you are ready on using the Samsung Galaxy Ace as a friend’s Gadget that would accompanied you whenever and wherever you go, the first thing that you should do after you bought the Phone is Assembling it. The Image below that we captured and re-arranged from page 10 to page 16 of The User Manual under “Assembling” chapter would give you an assistance instructional. From learning how to open the back cover casing, inserting the microSD Card, installing the SIM Card of your Provider (in UK / Europe along with T-Mobile, Orange or Telefonica Carriers), assembling the Battery or attach the Hand Strap.
No more explanation about the Download Links. Just download one of this Manual that suit for you needs. It can be the Quick Start Guide / Quick Guide in the case you just wanna know quick help, or the User Manual if you wanna know the deeper guideline. English, Spanish and German are the available Language that we could find and share at this time. Enjoy!
- Download User Manual of Samsung Galaxy Ace | Page: | PDF Size: 3.82MB | Language: English
- Download User Manual T-Mobile of Samsung Galaxy Ace | Page: 128 | PDF Size: 2.18MB | Language: English
- Download User Manual Orange of Samsung Galaxy Ace | Page: 130 | PDF Size: 2.39MB | Language: English
- Download Quick Start Guide Orange of Samsung Galaxy Ace | Page: | PDF Size: 237KB | Language: English
- Download Quick Start Guide of Samsung Galaxy Ace | Page: 28 | PDF Size: 284KB | Language: English
- Download User Manual of Samsung Galaxy Ace [Gingerbread Android 2.3] | Page: 128 | PDF Size: 2.37MB | Language: Spanish
- Download User Manual Orange of Samsung Galaxy Ace | Page: 132 | PDF Size: 2.39MB | Language: Spanish
- Download User Manual Telefonica of Samsung Galaxy Ace | Page: 128 | PDF Size: 2.08MB | Language: Spanish
- Download User Manual of Samsung Galaxy Ace | Page: 130 | PDF Size: 2.2MB | Language: Germany