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Jan 2, 2006, 1:13 PM

i830 Email roaming

With the i830 will the email work in all contries on the GSM or CDMA frequencies that the unit carriers?

I have a customer that wants emails pushed to them while roaming on CDMA or GSM.

Can I find a list of the countries that roaming will be permited with the rates?

This is a Verizon customer.

Thanks »

Dec 31, 2005, 6:00 PM

"not allowed" on my D500???

Just got SGH-D500c from ebay, unlocked. Put in my SIM and it registers to T-Mobile, but every time i try to make a call it says "not allowed" on the screen. WHat gives? Samsung USA was no help cuz they said the phone was made in Korea and they don't have any info. Help!!!

Dec 22, 2005, 8:06 PM

Samsung i730

I have a customer really looking at doing this phone. Anybody have issues with going on the internet with this phone? He is a railroader and would like to be able to access the railroad site to see when he works and what not.

Anyone? is the site if anyone wants to try it.

I tried on my Treo and it gave me a blank page.

Dec 4, 2005, 8:40 PM

How do I Get my MP3's?

I baught a Sandisk 256MB microSD card and got a sandisk 5-in-1 Card read/writer. So how do I get my Mp3's onto my card?
3 replies

Nov 28, 2005, 11:59 PM


Hey guys I just bought the samsung A950 phone from verizon with a 512mb flash card. Now I was told I can upload video onto the card then onto the phone, not on the phone but be able to play the video from the card on the phone, but when I upload the video to the card, it doesn't even show on the phone, I go to my pix and flix, then to my flix and theres nothing there, what am I doing wrong or was I jerked into just getting this phone? I have the 15 day thing so it's not a huge issue, and I just got the phone today, and I Must say, the reception on this baby sucks ass, I had a previous LG VX 6000 which was great for the first camera phone by verizon, unfortunately that got stolen and was replaced by the VX6100, I had nothing but problems wit...
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Nov 15, 2005, 2:15 PM

A940 Camera Quality is HORRIBLE

I'm starting to think that maybe I have a defective phone, and would like to know if anyone else here is experiencing this with their A940.

The phone has a 2 megapixel camera, when I try to take pictures, no matter how still I hold my hand, they are SUPER blurry. I tried turning auto-focus off (according to the FAQ on the samsung site, that is supposed to help), tried putting it on 'sport' mode. Tried turning down the resolution, I tried everything and the pictures all look super hazy and blurry no matter what I do. It seems to me like the phone has an agonizingly slow shutter speed which may be the issue.

Is this happening to anyone else or do I have a defective camera on my phone?
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Nov 16, 2005, 8:53 PM


Will be December 5th, 2005.

Nov 10, 2005, 11:10 AM


Does anybody know how I can change how many times my phone will ring before my voicemail kicks in?? Thanks

Jul 8, 2005, 9:21 PM


I was considering the e335 for T-Mobile. however I have seen some complaints about sound quality and was wondering if anyone else had that problem? I have the e317 for Cingular and the sound quality is horendous, very very low and distorted. Any ideas?
2 replies

Nov 1, 2005, 8:07 PM

Samsung X497

Just got this phone today... Wanted to make a custom ringtone.. recorded it through the Games and Apps.. but when I try to make it the official rington, it doesnt come up.. How do I do this?
2 replies

Nov 4, 2005, 10:44 PM


Does the t809 have voice dialing?

Nov 3, 2005, 4:07 PM

Does the t809 have speakerphone?

i read the article on phonescoop on this phone but it never said anything about a speakerphone..??
1 reply

Jan 17, 2005, 8:29 PM

Never a speakerphone on a samsung!!!

can someone tell me why the hell only 1 in a hundred samsung phones are equipped with a speakerphone??? i mean there are so many kick ass samsungs, but they dont have speakerphones!!!! Mad
6 replies

Nov 2, 2005, 5:19 PM

a630 service light question

I know its supposed to light up when i get a call or voice mail but sometimes it lights up every 20 seconds or so and sometimes not at all...nothing in the booklet about it. was wondering if it lights up to let me know its on or maybe its getting a good signal...have seen this question asked at other sites and nobody seems to know the answer...thanks!!!
1 reply

Oct 7, 2005, 8:11 PM

t809 heard about it yet?

I was just reading a email I have from tmobile and its showing there lineup for the 4th Q. and there showing this samsung phone called the t809... its got a megapixle camara, bluetooth, ext.

has anyone got to see this phone at any shows or anything? or even hard anything about it? its new to me, but maybe you all have heard more...?
2 replies

Nov 2, 2005, 12:51 AM

sudoku game for samsung phone w/ midp 1.0

any site that offer this game for samsung phone midp 1.0 that has no location and carrier restriction

Oct 27, 2005, 6:36 PM

Samsung A670 Call Log Problems


I have replaced my a670 2 times now (and flashed each phone with new software) and I have still been having a problem with my call log. When ever I open the phone to answer a call it sometimes will go to call waiting and then automatically answer the call. Then on the call log it will show that I have missed the call and I answered a different call with call waiting. I have always been annoyed with this problem because I am never sure whether I have actually missed that persons call or if it was because the phone is stupid. I have googled this topic and have found that some people have it. I was wondering if there is anything I can do to fix this call log problem because it seems as if there are some people who don’t have this pr...

Oct 4, 2005, 1:30 PM


Does anyone know why the P207 was discontinued after such a short period of time? I was going to recommend this phone to a good friend of mine, but I dont want her to get stuck with another I did
2 replies

Oct 10, 2005, 10:12 AM

samsung sph-a940,970

Does anyone know for sure if the samsung sph-a940 for sprint,or the sch-a970 for verizon will have(ptt);this will help decide a purchasing decision.

I thought the sch-a950 would have it,but to no avail.
1 reply

Oct 10, 2005, 3:25 AM

Samsung P207 jar size

Hi all,

Anyone knows the jar size and heap size of the Samsung P207 and Samsung E317 devices?

Thanks in advance,
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