Determined from the name of Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2, you have already knew that this GT-S7710 (some other version uses GT-S7710L version series name) is the second generation of Samsung Galaxy Xcover that is known as the first generation of this brand name series (GT-I5690). Just like the previous series, the Galaxy Xcover 2 GT-S7710 is also designed to acquired the IP67 certified in which the device is protected from water and dust — known as water proof up to 1 meter depth for 30 minutes and dust tight. Although the phone is not as tough as the rugby series that achieved Military Standard (MIL-STD-810G), still compare to other version of Galaxy Series, this Xcover 2 is stronger and tougher enough.
The phone designed base on touch-bar form factory with the size of the display is 4.0-inches. It uses TFT Capacitive touchscreen with scratch resistant protection glass. The embedded 480 x 800 pixels resolution made the 4″ display get almost 233 ppi pixel density (with 16 colors).
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These are some of preloaded applications on the Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 GT-S7710 that the tutorial and guidance on how to use them available on the User Guide of the phone: Play Stoer, Samsung Apps, S Suggest, Game Hub, Music Hub, Video Hub, Memo, S Planer, Clock, Calculator, Voice Recorder, Maps, Local, Navigation, Voice Search, S Voice, Gmail, Chrome and more.
Picture explanation: It’s the keys and parts of Xcover 2 that you can learn where it locates and what its function on the phone. For example, on the page 8 of the Manual you can know that the Power button can be used to reboot the phone (force restart) when the phone has fatal error, hangs, or freezes, by pressing and holding the power button for about 10 seconds. You can also learn other function such as the Menu key, Camera key, Home key, oar back key.
If you are not familiar on using the touchscreen phone because your previous phone only has physical keypad and navigation, you can learn how to use the finger gestures to operate and navigate the Xcover from the tutorial available on page 22 to page 24. The tutorial even included with image guidance. You can learn how to pinching, flicking, tapping or double tapping and also dragging and with the functions of those gestures.
Btw, if the reboot action that we mentioned above can’t solve your freezing problem, you can try the final solution for that trouble: Do Hard Reset. Here how to do Hard reset (know also as Factory or Master Reset) on Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2: Go to Settings ~> Backup and reset ~> Factory data reset ~> Reset device ~> Erase everything.
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Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 GT-S7710 Specifications
The phone runs on Android Jelly Bean OS for version 4.1.2. Samsung uses the dual-core 1GHz Cortex-A9 as the CPU aka processor for this Galaxy Xcover 2 GT-S7710. It has 1GB RAM with 4GB internal storage and Mali 400MP as the graphic processor. It also has microSD slot (external memory) with maximum capacity of 32GB.
You can have the Xcover 2 with two color versions: Gray and Red colors. The cover actually protected the Li-ion battery that has 1700 mAh capacity. This battery can give the phone up to 9 hours talk time duration in 3G data network. The assembled battery weight plus the body of the phone itself is 148.4 grams / 5.22 ounces.
The phone works under GSM technology for its data network. Although it may vary depend on the regional need and carrier need. The HSDPA 3G network can be used up to 14.4 Mbps with 900/2100 Mhz frequencies (along with HSUP up to 5.76Mbps). There is a Wi-Fi 802.11 b/gn as an alternative connection. The Wi-Fi can be used as Wi-Fi Direct peer to peer transfer, as Wi-Fi router hotspot (along with the carrier data), and supports DLNA.
There is no NFC on this phone, but it has Bluetooth version 4.0 with A2DP and others bluetooth profile including PBAP, PBA, AVRCP, HFP, HSP, OPP, Others, SPP, HID, and MAP profiles, and also microUSB version 2.0 with MHL supports.
Another features? 5 Megapixel camera with LED Flash (on the rear panel of galaxy Xcover 2 body that can be used as a torch) with autofocus, HD video recording 720p@30fps, smile and face detection, geo-tagging, and also has VGA front facing camera. There is Stereo FM radio with RDS that capable on FM Recording.
Table of Contents of Samsung Galaxy Xcover 2 GT-S7710 User Manual
Web and network
Application and media stores
Travel and local
Home screen mode
Power saving mode
Lock screen Security
Language and input
Backup and reset
Date and time
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I believe you also want other basic tutorial such as what you should do in order to make your Xcover 2 as Wi-Fi portable hotspot, what the steps to connect the bluetooth and pair it with other bluetooth devices, how to set the alarm and else. Don’t worry, just download the Manual below and search for the answer in there. The answers are supposed to be in there.
The picture that we gave you above is the tutorial on how you can assemble the battery, insert the SIM or microSD Memory card on Galaxy Xcover 2 GT_S7710. The detail step by step instruction can be read on page 10 to page 16 under “Getting started” chapter.
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