This is the second 2nd generation of Google Nexus S, the Samsung Nexus S 4G. You must wondering what the differences between this Nexus S 4G SPH D702 with the older version of Nexus S. Two thing that you must knew are, this 4G version of Nexus S works under CDMA Networks technology Data Transmission, and also it comes with Sprint Carrier. Two thing that did not same with older version. For complete features and hardware that distinguished between Nexus S 4G SPH D720 versus Nexus S GT I9020T, you can make comparative steps by your self. Note: 4G letter in this Samsung Google Nexus S 4G derived from the WiMax Data Networks Technology as 4th fourth Generation (4G) Data Technology (from the Provider Carrier: Sprint)
OK, let forget about Nexus S GT-I9020T (1st Generation of Nexus S). Now, we would like to talk about the Specifications and also some of Features come along with Samsung Nexus S SPH D720 by Google (the one that supposed to be the focus point on this post). The Special feature comes with this Gadget, except the Android Platform: Android 2.3 Gingerbread, is the Touchscreen Display.
The Display Touchscreen use Super AMOLED Capacitive Touchscreen with 16M Colors and has 4.0 inches Diagonal Diameter with 480 x 800 pixels for Display Resolution. The special one is that the Contour of this Touchscreen Display is designed with Curved Glass Screen (see the image above) and equipped with Oleophobic Surface. If you did not familiar with this Oleophobic term, it a kind of substance that has a property in term of “fat fear” or “fat rejection”. Oleo actually means “oil” in Greek Language and phobic means fear. By having this “thing” on screen, the Display Screen would get finger print trace and still smooth even you touch it a million times.
Samsung Google Nexus S 4G SPH D720 Sprint User Manual Owner’s Guide Resume
We recommend you to download both the Owners Guide / User Manual of Google Nexus S 4G that we provided in “Manuals Download Tab”. It because each Manual discussed two difference things. The First one, just like what you can see one of the tutorial at the picture below (the Keys Parts Overview of the Smartphone Handset), is talking about the Phone body and how you get started with the Phone. From How to know the part by part on the box, and how to assemble it one by one until you finally able to turning it on and use. it.
The Second One, The Android User Guide for Nexus S 4G, would help you to use the Features and Applications that been installed / preloaded inside the Android Gingerbread. From learning how to use the Touchscreen until how you can use each of Applications or downloading applications from Android Market.
For example If you like to back up your Data or perform Factory Data reset, you can go to “Privacy Setting” Sub-Chapter of “Setting” or go to page 370. On Page 253 you can also start to learn how to use Google Maps, Google Navigation, Google Place and also Google Latitude. For example you want to know how to view you location or to find your friend in Google Latitude / Google Maps, or you can get the direction and navigating with Google Maps Navigation or finding your Route.
If you wanna know how you can set the Alarm or changing the Alarm clock, you can read on page 324 and page 325. Note: sometime to be able to use the Alarm clock you need to login to your Google Account (such as Google Calendar Alarm). Learning to use the Camera to Taking a Picture or Video? Just start read the step by step instruction on page 271.
There more guideline and tutorial help that you could find in this Second one Owners Manual / User Guide: You can learn how to Pairing the Bluetooth, how to user the Wi-Fi, Download and Install the Applications or Games from Android Market, Open and Watch YouTube Video, Using GMail / Google Talk, How to use Tag and Scanned, How to use Car Home with Bluetooth Device and many more.
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Samsung Google Nexus S 4G SPH D720 Sprint Specifications
With 4 inches Display, it will guarantee that this Smartphone can plays Video such as on YouTube or Video Film in better view (quite large). The AMOLED Display also armored with Accelerometer Sensor as Auto Rotate Features UI, Proximity Sensor to turning off the Screen whenever you make a call (near your ear, in purpose to save more energy, battery life), Three Axis Gyro Sensor, Touch Sensitive Control and also Multi Touch Input Method Capability.
One thing that you should know that the Data Networks used by this Nexus S 4G is CDMA2000 1xEVDO supports for EVDO Rev A up to 3.1 Mbps. For CDMA 800 / 1900 Mhz also supported. Of course the 4G WiMax also included. All come along with Sprint Carrier. Another Connectivity for Internet Connection is Wi-Fi WLAN IEEE 802.11 b/g/n, Used the Phone as Router Wi-Fi Hotspot (as access point) and it also equipped with Bluetooth 2.1 plus EDR and supports A2DP, and microUSB v2.0 for High Data Speed Transfer (for Media File such as transferring Music Audio or Video from Computer to Phone)
The Gingerbread of course is powered in (Also known as Android 2.3 Operating System). Along with this Gingerbread, the Nexus S SPH D720 installed with 1GHz ARM Cortex A8 Processoer with Hummingbird Chipset and PowerVR SGX540 GPU (Graphic Prossesor. For the Memory it has 16GB Internal memory storage and has 512 MB of RAM. Unfortunately there is no microSD Card slot for external memory (that why in the Owner’s Guide of this phone you did find any tutorial about microSD).
For the Camera attached on the Samsung Google Nexus S 4G, it comes with Dual Camera that located on front side and rear side. The Rear one uses 5 Megapixel Camera with Digital Zoom, Video Recording, Touch Focus, LED Flash Light, AutoFocus, Geo Tagging (this Device installed with GPS – AGPS supports), and also Image Editor. The Front side used VGA Camera for Video Calling Purpose.
For the Multimedia Players, MP3, MP4, DivX, WMV, WMA, WAV, eAAC, AC3, H.263, H.264, FLAC, and 3GP are some supported formats that can be play in Android Player (both Video and Audio File). Facebook and Twitter also integrated in one Applications. Another Feature that you could find including Document Veiwer for Word, PowerPoint, Excel and also PDF Reader, Flash Player, NFC supports, Digital Compass, Push Mail, Instant Messaging, RSS and more.
Table of Contents of Samsung Google Nexus S 4G SPH D720 Sprint Part I & Part II
The Table of Content of Samsung Google Nexus S 4G below we wrote in two part: Part I and Part II, Both of the we gathered in to one Table of Content. You need to download both of this Part if you like to know the full of Owner’s Guide of Samsung SPH D720. Enjoy!
What’s in the Box
Getting to Know Your Phone
Installing the Battery
Charging Your Phone
Using the Stereo Headset
Turning the Phone On and Off
Part II: About this Guide
Starting Android for the First Time
Getting to Know the Home Screen
Using the Touchscreen
Using the Phone’s Buttons
Using a Trackball
Working with Menus
Monitoring Your Phone’s Status
Using the Onscreen Keyboard
Entering Text by Speaking
Opening and Switching Applications
Locking Your Screen
Customizing the Home Screen
Connecting Quickly with Contacts
Optimizing Battery Life
Managing How Applications use Memory
Connecting to Networks and Devices
Placing and Receiving Calls
Searching by Text and Voice
Maps, Navigation, Places, Latitude
News and Weather
Wireless and NEtworks
Location and Security Settings
Accounts and Sync settings
Back up my Data
Factory Data Reset,
Language and Keyboard Settings
Voice Input and Output Settings
Date and Time Settings
Samsung Google Nexus S 4G SPH D720 Sprint User Manual Owner’s Guide PDF Download
The Picture below only consists the tutorial how you can open and close the back cover casing of the Nexus S 4G SPH D720, then Assembling the Battery and also how to Charge the Battery in proper ways. There is no SIM Card inserting tutorial or microSD installing tutorial (because the Phone did not had microSD card slot). You can get this full elaboration about how to do these on Part I of the Owners Manual of the Phone. Enjoy!
The Download Links below consist three User Manual / Owner’s Manual of Google Nexus S: The English Version had 2 part (the Getting Started as Part I and the Android User Guide as Part II). For Spanish Edition it only consists the Getting Started Tutorial just like the English Version on Part I.
- Download Owners Guide Samsung Google Nexus S 4G SPH D720 Part I | Language: English | PDF Size: 1.92MB | Pages: 14
- Download Owners Guide Samsung Google Nexus S 4G SPH D720 Part II | Language: English | PDF Size: 6.17MB | Pages: 380
- Download Owners Guide Samsung Google Nexus S 4G SPH D720 | Language: Spanish | PDF Size: 5.72MB | Pages: 14