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    Samsung Galaxy S5

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    Phone keys and sockets

    Follow these instructions for a guide on how to use the phone keys and sockets.

    Step 1 of 18

    Several functions are associated with On/Off:

    Step 2 of 18

    Press On/Off to turn your mobile phone on or off.

    Step 3 of 18

    Press On/Off to activate the screen lock.

    Step 4 of 18

    Press and hold On/Off to access the functions silent mode and flight mode.

    Step 5 of 18

    Press the Return key to exit an active menu item or hide the keypad.

    Step 6 of 18

    Press the Application key to view a list of the most recently used menu items and applications.

    Step 7 of 18

    Several functions are associated with the Home key:

    Step 8 of 18

    Press the Home key to return to the Home screen.

    Step 9 of 18

    Press and hold the Home key to search the Internet.

    Step 10 of 18

    Several functions are associated with the Volume key:

    Step 11 of 18

    Press the upper or lower part of the Volume key to adjust the ring volume.

    Step 12 of 18

    Press the upper or lower part of the Volume key during a call to adjust the volume.

    Step 13 of 18

    Press the upper or lower part of the Volume key to silence the incoming call alert.

    Step 14 of 18

    Connect the charger or data cable to the socket and to a wall socket or your computer's USB port.

    Step 15 of 18

    Connect the headset to the headset socket.

    Step 16 of 18

    Place the tip of your finger on the heart rate sensor to check your heart rate when using S Health.

    Step 17 of 18

    Point the camera lens at the back of your mobile phone at the required object to take a picture or record a video clip.

    Step 18 of 18

    Point the camera lens at the front of your mobile phone at the required object during a video call.

    1. On/Off

    Several functions are associated with On/Off:
    Press On/Off to turn your mobile phone on or off.
    Press On/Off to activate the screen lock.
    Press and hold On/Off to access the functions silent mode and flight mode.

    2. The Return key

    Press the Return key to exit an active menu item or hide the keypad.

    3. The Application key

    Press the Application key to view a list of the most recently used menu items and applications.

    4. The Home key

    Several functions are associated with the Home key:
    Press the Home key to return to the Home screen.
    Press and hold the Home key to search the Internet.

    5. The Volume key

    Several functions are associated with the Volume key:
    Press the upper or lower part of the Volume key to adjust the ring volume.
    Press the upper or lower part of the Volume key during a call to adjust the volume.
    Press the upper or lower part of the Volume key to silence the incoming call alert.

    6. Socket

    Connect the charger or data cable to the socket and to a wall socket or your computer's USB port.

    7. Headset socket

    Connect the headset to the headset socket.

    8. Heart rate sensor

    Place the tip of your finger on the heart rate sensor to check your heart rate when using S Health.

    9. Camera lens at the back of your mobile phone

    Point the camera lens at the back of your mobile phone at the required object to take a picture or record a video clip.

    10. Camera lens at the front of your mobile phone

    Point the camera lens at the front of your mobile phone at the required object during a video call.