I will gave you two difference User Guide aka User Manual of Samsung Galaxy W. Even though, it has the same name for Galaxy W, but the series name has a bid difference. One for Samsung Galaxy W GT-I8150 in which it been released for UK market / region, and the second one is Samsung Galaxy W SGH-T679M for Canada Region. Although the series and regional distribution are differ, but for the technical specifications and the contents of the User Manual are almost the same.
Before I begin on discussing the specs hardware and software on Galaxy W, let me give you one of information regarding this smartphone which might you like. W, on the Galaxy W, is there any meaning for this “W” letter? The answer is, yes. The W on Samsung Galaxy W actually stand for Wonder. That is why sometime this GT-I8150 and SGH-T679M known also as Samsung Galaxy Wonder.
By the way, it seems that the Galaxy W is the big brother of Samsung Galaxy Y — the smartphone that we recently share the specs and it’s user guide. Learn more about Galaxy W? please go to “Specifications” tab section on this page.
Samsung Galaxy W GT I8150 Manual User Guide SGH T679M Quick Resume
This is gonna be interesting. I found that the picture that we gave you below in which we actually obtained from the User Guide of Galaxy W GT-I8150 (the UK version) which would help you to understand the keys and parts of Galaxy W, has a kind of slight differences from the Keys Part / Phone Overview of Galaxy W SGH T679M. Former available on sub-chapter “Get to know your device” under “getting started” chapter, and later could be found on Section 2: Understanding Your Phone.
Beside the chapter / section difference the Image and tutorial also had a big difference, the T679M had more detail about the description and functions than the User Guide Phone layout of I8150. And for the table of content of each of the Galaxy W — as you can see it on “Content” Tab section on this page” also had a different in the term or “order” section or chapter.
As you can see at the picture above, you can learn to know where you can find the power button, the home keys, menu keys, camera part, volume button and many more. Please go to page 23 and 24 of the UG Manual of Galaxy W SGH T679M or go to page 19 for User Guide of Galaxy W GT I8150.
Especially on how you can perform factory reset when you encounter that you Galaxy W usually stop responding or occasionally the screen is frozen (freezes), you can follow our instructions tutorial below. But remember to remove unwanted applications and data and reboot / restart your gadget first before you try Hard Reset. The soft reset like rebooting and deleting unwanted apps or games might be would gave you a solution, instead using master reset. Exporting data or back-uping data also a must!
Home > Menu > Settings > Privacy > Factory data reset > Reset phone > Erase everything.
Those are the steps that you could follow to do Factory Reset / Hard / Master Reset. Please go to page 139 of UM (for UK version I8150) or page 180 of UG (for Ca version T679M) for further understanding about this.
Using the bluetooth, Playing supported Music Audio format in Galaxy W such as MP3, OGG, ACC, eAAC+, AAC+, WMA and FLAC tutorial, how to play video formats like 3GPP, WMV, MPEG4, DivX, XviD, H.263 and also H.264 also avaialable in the User Guide of Galaxy W (both of them). Pairing the bluetooth, using Camera, Using the Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, using phone as router Wi-Fi hotspot also included.
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For UK Version Galaxy W GT I8150:
For Canada Version Galaxy W SGH T679M:
Samsung Galaxy W GT I8150 and SGH T679M Specifications
Samsung Galaxy Wonder comes with powerful Processor at 1.4GHz speed Scorpion with Adreno 205 as Graphic Processing Unite and uses also Qualcomm MSM8255T Snapdragon chipset. This would be a kind of fast processing phone along with 512MB RAM and 2GB ROM, although it not as fast as Samsung Galaxy II in which he has dual core processor 1.2GHz and 1GB RAM.
Along with this good Hardware, the Android OS (as it can be concluded by the Galaxy trademark) for Gingerbread version on 2.3.5 would be a great Operating System for this Galaxy W. Unfortunately for the internal storage memory the “Wonder” only has 1.7GB storage. But don’t worry, 32GB supportable mircroSD external storage card slot would be help you to handle this internal “storage” limitation.
In comparison to Galaxy Young that only attached with 2MP rear camera and the front facing is not available, the Samsung Galaxy W is above in three level ahead. The W installed with 5 Megapixel Camera, has Power LED Flash, Auto-focus, smile detection, face detection, 4 times digital zoom, as well as geo tagging supports. The VGA camera on the front panel for Video Calling also available. For the Video Recording as Camcorder, the Galaxy W 5MP cam, can be obtain to get HD 720p@30fps video. That absolutely a good side of this device.
Unfortunately the description of Main 5MP Camera spec above only for Galaxy W GT I8150. For Galaxy W SGH T679M, the W only attached with 3 Megapixel Camera.
How about the display screen and form factor body design of this Galaxy W?
Galaxy W which already released in UK by November 2011 comes with Thin Film Transistor aka TFT capacitive touch screen at 3.7 inches diagonal diameter display size. The display attached on 115.5 mm x 59.8 mm x 11.5 mm body dimension with proximately about 114.7 grams at it weight along with the battery installed.
If you see the picture at specs overview, for the UK region aka GT I8150, the Galaxy W available for two colors, the White and Black, but for the SGH T679M aka Galaxy W for Canada region, it only available for Black color body (as long as we knew). All designed with the same size and uses touch bar form factor design. The Touchscreen ability assisted also with touch-sensitive control, as well as has an accelerometer, and proximity sensor. It also has 480 x 800 pixels resolution with 16M colors or about 252 ppi pixel density.
The Phone specially designed to works under GSM Technology, EDGE, GPRS and UMTS / HSDPA ( up to 14.4 Mbps for HSDPA and 5.76Mbps for HSUPA). Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and USB also available. For the detail about the specs and also the differences between Galaxy W I8150 and T679M please go to here and here.
Table of Contents of Samsung Galaxy W GT I8150 Manual User Guide
Using this manual
News and Weather,
Mobile network sharing
Mini diary My files
Table of Contents of Samsung Galaxy W Manual User Guide SGH T679M
Samsung Galaxy W
Understanding Your PHone
Call Functions and Contacts list
Types of Messages
Create, sending messages
view received messages
Microsoft Exchange Email Outlook
Using Google Mail
Using the Camera
Camera and Camcorder Options
Using the Camcorder
Using the Video Player
Creating a Playlist
Transferring Music Files
Removing Music Files
Applications and Development;
News and Weather
Tunes and Apps
TV and Radio
Portable Wi-Fi Hotspot,
Changing your setting
Health and safety Information
Samsung Galaxy W GT I8150 Manual User Guide SGH T679M PDF Download (UK n Canada)
On the Getting Started Chapter, you can find tutorial like what we already gave you the series of help image at the figure below. That would give you a proper guideline how to open the back cover casing, learning to assemble or remove battery, and even to insert and install microSD card and SIM cad. See page 10 for T679M User Manual or page 18 for I8250 User Manual for the detail elaboration about this, including how to charge and replace back the battery cover compartment.
The User Guide of Samsung Galaxy W for English Canada had a better images tutorial and elaboration instructional guide than the user Guide of Galaxy W for English UK (GT I8150). This also can be determine by the Size of PDF and also the number of the page. Just enjoy it by downloading the manual below or read online on “Read Online” tab.
- Download User Guide for Samsung Galaxy W GT I8150 | Language: English United Kingdom UK| PDF Size: 7.05MB | Page: 160
- Download User Guide for Samsung Galaxy W GT I8150 | Language: English English Canada | PDF Size: 9.60MB | Page: 207
- Download User Guide for Samsung Galaxy W GT I8150 | Language: French Canada | PDF Size: 7.53MB | Page: 212